This course is free for job-seekers. Sign up at your local Department of Social Protection or Intreo office. (Click here to find your local office.)

Please quote course code: 52N

This online training course will provide you with the skills, knowledge and competencies you need to accomplish the tasks associated with producing Microsoft Office Access databases. You will learn how to use Access 2013 to:

  • Build tables and forms
  • Create and manage queries
  • Design reports

During the course, you will receive:

  • All course content
  • Practice exercises and quizzes
  • A practice exam (GMetrix)
  • A certification exam voucher (repeat exam(s), if applicable, are not included – job-seekers can repeat the exam once without charge)

Exam: Microsoft Access exam 77-424

Certification retirement date: No date set

Recommended duration: 20 weeks

Fee-paying information: This course is not available to purchase

Prerequisites: European Computer Driving Licence (ECDL)

This course is free for job-seekers. Sign up at your local Department of Social Protection or Intreo office. (Click here to find your local office.)

Please quote course code: 50N

This online training course will provide you with the skills, knowledge and competencies you need to accomplish tasks associated with producing spreadsheets using Microsoft Excel 2013. You will learn how to:

  • Manage the worksheet environment
  • Create cell data
  • Format cells and worksheets
  • Manage worksheets and workbooks
  • Apply formulas and functions
  • Present data visually
  • Share worksheet data with other users
  • Analyse and organise data

During the course, you will receive:

  • All course content
  • Practice exercises and quizzes
  • A practice exam (GMetrix)
  • A certification exam voucher 

Exam: Microsoft Excel Exam 77-420

Certification retirement date: No date set

Recommended duration: 16 weeks

Fee-paying information: This course is not available to purchase

Prerequisites: European Computer Driving Licence (ECDL)

This course is free for job-seekers. Sign up at your local Department of Social Protection or Intreo office. (Click here to find your local office.)

Please quote course code: 07372

This online training course will teach you advanced elements of Excel. The course is divided into two sections and covers topics such as:

  • Managing and sharing workbooks
  • Applying custom formats and layouts
  • Creating advanced formulas and functions
  • Creating advanced charts and tables
  • Managing workbook changes
  • Applying advanced conditional formatting and filtering
  • Looking up data with functions
  • Applying advanced date and time functions
  • Creating advanced elements
  • Creating and managing pivot tables
  • Managing multiple workbooks
  • Preparing a workbook review
  • Applying custom data formats
  • Applying custom styles and templates
  • Applying functions in formulas
  • Creating scenarios
  • Creating and manage pivot charts

To enrol in this course, you must have basic computer skills and a basic knowledge of Microsoft Excel. We recommend participants to first complete the Microsoft Excel core level.

During the course, you will receive:

  • All course content
  • Practice exercises and quizzes
  • A practice exam (GMetrix)
  • A certification exam voucher 

Exams: Microsoft Excel expert exam 77-427 and 77-428

Certification retirement date: No date set

Recommended duration: 20 weeks

Fee-paying information: This course is not available to purchase

Prerequisites: European Computer Driving Licence (ECDL)Microsoft Office Specialist - Excel Core 2013 - 50N.

This course is free for job-seekers. Sign up at your local Department of Social Protection or Intreo office. (Click here to find your local office.)

Please quote course code: 53N

This online training course will teach you how to use Microsoft Outlook efficiently and effectively. You will learn how to:

  • Create and format item content
  • Manage email messages
  • Manage contacts
  • Manage calendar objects
  • Work with tasks, notes and journal entries

During the course, you will receive:

  • All course content
  • Practice exercises and quizzes
  • A practice exam (GMetrix)
  • A certification exam voucher (repeat exam(s), if applicable, are not included – job-seekers can repeat the exam once without charge)

Exam: Microsoft Outlook exam 77-423

Certification retirement date: No date set

Recommended duration: 16 weeks

Fee-paying information: This course is not available to purchase

Prerequisites: European Computer Driving Licence (ECDL)

This course is free for job-seekers. Sign up at your local Department of Social Protection or Intreo office. (Click here to find your local office.)

Please quote course code: 51N

This online course will teach you how to create, modify and deliver presentations using Microsoft PowerPoint 2013. On successful completion of the course, you will be able to:

  • Create a slide presentation
  • Work with graphical and multimedia elements
  • Create charts and tables
  • Apply transitions and animations
  • Collaborate on presentations
  • Prepare presentations for delivery
  • Deliver presentations

During the course, you will receive:

  • All course content
  • Practice exercises and quizzes
  • A practice exam (GMetrix)
  • A certification exam voucher 

Exam: Microsoft PowerPoint exam 77-422

Certification retirement date: No date set

Recommended duration: 16 weeks

Fee-paying information: This course is not available to purchase

Prerequisites: European Computer Driving Licence (ECDL)

This course is free for job-seekers. Sign up at your local Department of Social Protection or Intreo office. (Click here to find your local office.)

Please quote course code: 49N

This online training course will provide you with the skills, knowledge and competencies you need to work effectively and efficiently using Microsoft Word 2013. You will learn how to:

  • Share and maintain documents
  • Format content
  • Apply page layout and reusable content, including illustrations and graphics in a document
  • Proofread documents
  • Apply references and hyperlinks
  • Perform mail merge operations

During the course, you will receive:

  • All course content
  • Practice exercises and quizzes
  • A practice exam (GMetrix)
  • A certification exam voucher 

Exam: Microsoft Word exam 77-418

Certification retirement date: No date set

Recommended duration: 16 weeks

Fee-paying information: This course is not available to purchase

Prerequisites: European Computer Driving Licence (ECDL)

This course is free for job-seekers. Sign up at your local Department of Social Protection or Intreo office. (Click here to find your local office.)

Please quote course code: 07371

This online training course will provide you with the skills and knowledge to become a Word Expert. You will learn how to:

  • Create and format content
  • Manage email messages
  • Manage contacts
  • Manage calendar objects
  • Work with tasks, notes and journal entries
  • Prepare documents for review
  • Apply advanced formatting
  • Apply advanced styles
  • Manage forms, fields and mail merge operations
  • Create and modify building blocks
  • Create custom style sets and templates
  • Manage multiple documents
  • Manage document changes
  • Apply advanced ordering and grouping
  • Create and manage indexes
  • Create and manage reference tables
  • Prepare a document for internationalisation and accessibility

During the course, you will receive:

  • All course content
  • Practice exercises and quizzes
  • A practice exam (GMetrix)
  • A certification exam voucher 

Exams: Microsoft Word Expert exams 77-425 and 77-426

Certification retirement date: No date set

Recommended duration: 20 weeks

Fee-paying information: This course is not available to purchase

Prerequisites: European Computer Driving Licence (ECDL)Microsoft Office Specialist - Word Core 2013 - 49N.