Digital Literacy Certification Prep

Help your students obtain Certiport's industry-recognized IC3 GS6 certification!

3 Stackable Credentials
Basic digital literacy competencies
Essential online & application tasks
System management & collaboration
Self-paced instruction
Pre & post-assessments
Custom Learning Path
Interactive exercises
Performance data
Getting Ready for IC3 GS6 - Level 1
Topics include: Basic Skills, Computer Basics, Basic Word Processing, Basic Presentations, and Internet
74 lessons and reading supplements, 10 exercises, 11 quizzes; estimated duration: 15 hours 30 minutes
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Getting Ready for IC3 GS6 - Level 2
Topics include: Computer Essentials, Word Processing, Spreadsheets, Presentations, Database, App Culture, Internet, and E-mail
60 lessons and reading supplements, 4 exercises, 9 quizzes; estimated duration: 12 hours
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Getting Ready for IC3 GS6 - Level 3
Topics include: Troubleshooting, Cloud, Software Licensing, Internet Security, Digital Citizenship, and Collaboration
31 lessons and reading supplements, 6 exercises, 7 quizzes; estimated duration: 8 hours
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IC3 GS6 Objective Domains

Technology Basics:Customize digital environments, use a personal digital calendar, define higher-level technology concepts, identify and explain common hardware adjustments, identify digital devices and connections.
Digital Citizenship:Create and manage multiple digital identities, apply digital etiquette standards, seek opportunities to increase your digital competence.
Information Management:Determine digital information needs and requirements, determine the veracity of an individual search result or digital artifact, manage online data collection, storage, and retrieval.
Content Creation:Create and edit digital content, manage digital information and files, responsibly repurpose digital resources, pubpsh or present content for a specific audience.
Communication:Interact with others in a digital environment, understand Internet commerce basics.
Collaboration:Use digital tools and technologies to collaborate on the creation of content, apply digital etiquette standards for collaborative processes.
Safety and Security:Avoid health risks and physical harm while using digital technologies, avoid mental health threats while using digital technologies, understand device security, understand file security.

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Crestview High School
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IC3 Global Standard 5 (GS5)

The Getting Ready for IC3 GS5 courses are also available for IC3 Global Standard 5 (GS5), the previous version of the IC3 Digital Literacy program. IC3 GS5 is comprised of three exams:

Computing Fundamentals

The Computing Fundamentals examination covers computer hardware, software, operating systems, peripherals, and troubleshooting.

Key Applications

The Key Applications examination covers Microsoft Office applications including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access.

Living Online

The Living Online examination covers skills for using the Internet to communicate and collaborate in a safe and ethical way.

About IC3 Certification

"Is your organization’s mission to help individuals become more productive in the new technology-based economy? If so, you should consider IC3, a certification program offered by Certiport that allows individuals to demonstrate their computer and Internet literacy through a worldwide industry standard that accurately validates skills and productivity in the workplace.

IC3 is the ideal starting point for anyone interested in learning computer and Internet basics. The program gives individuals sufficient Internet and computing literacy skills to enter current job markets or begin higher education programs. Prime candidates for IC3 certification are middle school students, high school students, GED and college students, Job Corps participants, job seekers, employees who use technology on the job, and anyone-young or old-who wants to gain a working knowledge of computers and the Internet.

About Certiport

Certiport, a Pearson VUE business, is the leading provider of certification exam development, delivery and program management services delivered through an expansive network of over 13,000 Certiport Authorized Testing Centers worldwide. Certiport manages a sophisticated portfolio of leading certification programs including: the official Microsoft Office Specialist certification program, the Microsoft Technology Associate certification program, the Microsoft Certified Educator program, the Adobe® Certified Associate certification program, the Autodesk Certified User certification program, the Intuit QuickBooks Certified User certification program, and the IC3 Digital Literacy certification. Certiport reliably delivers over three million tests each year throughout the secondary, post-secondary, workforce, and corporate technology markets in 148 countries and 27 languages worldwide. For more information, please visit or follow Certiport on Twitter at