European Computer Driving Licence (ECDL)

Borders College




The ECDL syllabus is designed to cover the key concepts of computing, its practical applications and their use in the workplace and society. It is broken down into seven modules, each of which must be passed.

1. IT Security for Users
2. IT User Fundamentals
3. Word Processing
4. Spreadsheets
5. Database
6. Presentation
7. Using Internet and Email.

When all 7 modules have been successfully passed, a certificate will be issued by the British Computer Society.

Monday - 12.30pm - 2.30pm

Wednesday - 6.00pm - 8.00pm

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements

Start Date

January, April


College Cert

Study Method

Part time (day)
Part time (evening)

Course Length

30 weeks


Business and Administration



Career Area

Computing and ICT

Career Sectors

Computer Skills

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Computing General

IT Security

IT Support

Programming and Development

Systems and Networks

Web and Multimedia