WSQ ICDL Information Literacy


Course Overview

A course introducing learner the skills and ability to define and meet information needs. It also includes searching for online information securely using appropriate search engines and social media applications and evaluating and creating online information by applying appropriate considerations and practices.

Training Type

Full Time

Mode of Assessment

ICDL Online Assessment

Who Should Attend

Mix from various companies, industries, and departments

Course Duration

2 Days

Total Training Duration (Hour)

16 Hours

Course Outline

Lesson 1: Key Concepts

Lesson 2: Information Sources

Lesson 3: Defining the Information Need

Lesson 4: Using a Search Engine

Lesson 5: Using Social Media Applications

Lesson 6: Evaluating Information

Lesson 7: Organising Information

Lesson 8: Planning & Drafting Information

Lesson 9: Reviewing and Delivering Information

Certification Obtained and Conferred by
  1. Avantus Certificate of Attendance (upon achieving minimum 75% class attendance)
  2. WSQ Statement of Attainment (upon passing the relevant assessment)

Course Learning Outcome

On completion of this course, the learner will have the knowledge and application skills in carrying out structured, effective research online and publish outputs online.

  • Know the basic functionality of a computer and internet browsing
  • Be able to speak, read, write and understand basic English

Medium of Instruction & Trainer


Funding Information

Skillsfuture Singapore (SSG) Certifiable Funding


  • Applicant must either be a Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident of Singapore and;
  • Applicant must be at least 21 years old and;
  • Applicant must achieve at least 75% attendance, and pass all examinations/assessments and;
  • Applicant is taking the course for the first time

Avantus reserves the right to charge the full course fee (without subsidy) if any of the conditions above are not met.

SSG Funding Validity Period

7 Sep 2019 – 6 Sep 2023

Singapore Citizens aged 25 years and above will be able to utilize their Skillsfuture Credits to offset against nett fee payable

Additional Notes

Assessment Retake fee at $40 (before GST)


Course Fee Payable
Original Fee Before GST With GST (9%)
Course Fee $405.00 $441.45
Individual Pricing (Fee payable to Training Provider) Before GST With GST (9%)
SkillsFuture >=40 years old, Singapore Citizens $121.50 $157.95
SkillsFuture >=21 years old $202.50 $238.95
Corporate Pricing (Fee payable to Training Provider)
SME Before GST With GST (9%)
SkillsFuture $121.50 $157.95
Non-SME Before GST With GST (9%)
SkillsFuture >=21 years old $202.50 $238.95

Please note that prices are subject to change.
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