ECDL is the European standard accreditation awarded by the recognition of completed basic computer training skills and competencies at user level. Managed by the ECDL foundation the accreditation is implemented across Europe.
- To accredit knowledge of users on ICT and competency in working with personal computers and with common computer applications to obtain the recognition of employers and academic authorities.
- Greatly increase the level of knowledge about information technology and competence in working with personal computers and common computer applications.
- To help computer users to learn all the advantages of working with personal computers and to increase the effectiveness of all employees who need to use computers in their jobs.
- To provide a basic qualification allowing any person to be part of the Information Society