Java-free Testing

Welcome to ECDL Testing – without Java

You can now offer ECDL testing without needing to use Java. If you would like to switch your centre from Java-based testing to testing without Java, email us at or call 01-23 777 99. We will be happy to switch you over.

You will find the following PDF documents helpful when switching to and using Java-free testing, and when using the new menus and screens:

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Candidate Progress Reporting

Now you can track your candidates’ progress for various ECDL modules.

Watch the video >


icon-gearsResources for Coordinators and Testers

Four Helpful Guides

Some Common Tasks

System Requirements

PC Requirements and Configuration
A listing of software that workstations must be installed, with an easy-to-follow guide to setting up PCs to run the ICS Skills Learning Platform.

Includes information on configuring pop-ups and MS Office macro security settings.

Introducing New ECDL

New ECDL is now implemented in all accredited test centres nationwide.

Providing you with even more choice, flexibility and lifelong learning whether you are a student, professional or employer.

New ECDL has been developed based on the changing needs of candidates.

New ECDL modules cover the latest skills that you need to become digitally fluent. Make the smooth transition to New ECDL today.

New ECDL is the perfect solution for anyone looking for the best computer training in Ireland.

With courses available both online and in centres nationwide, our centres’ computer training courses are affordable and ideal if you are job seeking or looking to upskill.

We offer renowned, affordable courses which leads to the internationally recognised qualification of ECDL.

Don't wait any longer to begin New ECDL. Contact us today on 01 23 777 99 or email

ICS Skills is the Irish licensee for the ECDL Foundation, the certifying authority of the leading international computer skills certification programme – ECDL/ICDL.

ECDL Foundation

Who we work with.
What we offer.

Online programme delivery, learner administration, training content development, online testing and certification, telephone and online support, membership, event and project management, and digital marketing and brand promotion – these are among the services provided by ICS Skills. Here are a few of the clients we serve: