ES WSQ – 2 Days – Use Basic Functions and Applications of a Computer (16 hrs) (ICDL Certification: ICDL Base)

Commencement Dates

Training location Schedule


Course Duration

16 Hours 

Target Audience

For beginner who wants to explore more the functions and applications of computer.


Need to complete ICDL Equalskills and/or knowledge on basic usage of computer.


Successful trainees will receive the internationally recognized ICDL Certificate upon completion of the course. This certificate is administered by ICDL Singapore. There is no formal exam at the end of the programme, and assessment is carried out by the programme tutor on a continual basis.

Course Pathway

ICDL Computer Essentials, ICDL Online Essential or ICDL Core Module.


This module introduce the basic computer concepts and brief usage of basic desktop management, creating and editing documents and spreadsheets and communication via web searches and e-mail.

On completion of this module each candidate will be able to:

  • Understand computer concepts around hardware and software.
  • Identify healthy environment and security considerations when using computers.
  • Manage basic desktop settings and manage files and folders.
  • Create, save, edit and format a word processing document.
  • Create, save, edit and format a spreadsheet document.
  • Search for information on the web, create and edit bookmarks.
  • Send and reply to e-mails and manage file attachments.

Course Details



Section 1 : Computer Concepts

Hardware Concepts:
-Storage media
-Folder size
Software Concepts:
-Operating systems
Computer Usage:
-Password policies
-Updating software regularly
-Backing up data

Section 2 : Desktop and Managing Files

Log off computer
Open and resize Windows
Desktop configuration

Section 3 : Manage Files and Folders

Identify different types of files
Copy and move files and folders
Delete files
Empty recycle bin

Section 4 : Word Processing

Switching between documents
Cut and Paste
Delete text
Undo and Redo
Change font size and types
Text formatting (Alignment, Indent, Paper size)
Preview and Print

Section 5 : SpreadSheets

Entering data
Modify column widths
Simple formulas
Format numbers
Merge and centre cells
Change margins
Printing options

Section 6 :Communications

Search the web
Activate hyperlink
Add bookmark / favourites
Copy text / image to another location
Send e-mails
Create e-mail address
CC and Bcc
Subject title
File attachment
Spell check
Forward email
Print a message using available printing options


Fees Structure

Subsidy and Nett Payable Amount

Subsidy Categories

Fees after subsidy

Fees payable with GST


SME Company



Non – SME Company



Foreigner (WP, S-Pass, E-Pass, Dependant Pass)




Singaporean - 40 yrs and above



Singaporean – 21 – 39 yrs



Singapore PR



WTS (35 yrs and above - salary less than $2000)



Foreigner and work pass holders – WP, S-Pass,

E-Pass, Dependant Pass)



SME: Small and Medium Enterprise

WTS: Workfare Training Support

Participant need to pass the test to get subsidy

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Adobe authorized training center
WSQ work skills qualification training center
ICDL test center
EduTrust CPE Singapore
Registration No: 198902296M
24 June 2015 to 23 June 2019
Block 118 Aljunied Avenue 2
#02-100 Singapore 380118
Tel: +65 6339 7588