Digital Agenda for Europe

The digital agenda for Europe 2020 is the EU's (European Unions) growth strategy for the coming decade (started in 2010), which incorporates three main priorities to help the EU and the Member States deliver high levels of employment, productivity and social cohesion via digital skills and technologies.


Essential Digital Skills


  • Setting Up a Wi-Fi Network
  • Using Cloud Backup
  • Basic Photo Editing (Photoshop)
  • Basic Video Editing (Final Cut Pro)
  • Google Drive
  • Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint)
  • HTML and Basic Coding
  • Setting Up a Website and Domain
  • Converting File Formats (GIF, PNG, JPEG)


Digital Aims

With 47% of the EU having insufficient ICT (Information Communication Technology) digital skills and 23% having none the digital agenda proposes to better exploit (via training) the potential of Information and Communication Technologies in order to foster innovation, economic growth and progress. Worldwide recognised Advanced ICT syllabuses available include the ECDL Advanced (European Computer Driving Licence), ICDL Advanced (International Computer Driving Licence) and ITQ Advanced (Information Technology Qualifications) qualifications. Download Teach Yourself Advanced Office samples covering ECDL Adavnced and ITQ Advanced qualification syllabuses (full unit prices from just £6.99, examinations not included). Our complete Teach Yourself manual range is available from the purchase manual page.




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By Paul Buggs...