Basic IT Skills (ECDL)

Learn essential IT skills and insights with this free online course.

Get started with basic IT skills and learn to use Microsoft Office software (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access) with easy to follow ECDL tutorials at your own pace.

Course Delivery

This course is delivered online as a series of video tutorials. The course has no scoring or assessment. Study at your own pace, anywhere.


  • Office 2016 Core Courses – Word Processing
  • Office 2016 Core Courses – Using Databases
  • Office 2016 Core Courses – Spreadsheets
  • Office 2016 Core Courses – Presentation
  • Computer Essentials v5
  • Online Essentials 2016
  • IT Security Version v5
  • Online Collaboration One Drive v5
  • Online Collaboration Google Drive v5


  • Enrolment is open for all members of (Mallow College and students).