Certiport today announced the release of the IC3 Digital Literacy Certification Global Standard 5. IC3 is refreshed regularly to remain relevant in an ever evolving world of technology. GS5 delivers a comprehensive solution for learning how to succeed in any environment that requires the use of computers, devices or the Internet.
Like its predecessors, IC3 GS5 is comprised of three individual exams, all of which must be completed to earn the IC3 certification: Computing Fundamentals, Living Online, and Key Applications. The Global Digital Literacy Council, made up of educators, industry experts and government officials, ratified the new GS5 standards to ensure it is made up of the most relevant foundational computing skills for today’s academic and business environments.
“Truly everyone can benefit from IC3 certification- it includes concepts that apply to almost any school or career pathway” said Aaron Osmond (General Manager, Certiport). “IC3 is the ideal solution for any student or jobseeker looking to validate their digital skills and improve their academic or work performance.”
Updated content in the IC3 GS5 certification exam includes proficiency in:
- Mobile devices
- Cloud computing
- Social media
- Online Conferencing
- Media Literacy
Endorsed by the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) and approved by the American Council on Education (ACE) for college credit, IC3 is delivered worldwide exclusively by Certiport and Certiport Partners.