IC3 Digital Literacy Certification in Saudi Arabia


Technology has become a part of our everyday lives and understanding how to function in environments that require the use of computers and the Internet is more critical now than ever before. So, whether you plan to pursue a career in IT, or simply become more effective with technology, IC3 Digital Literacy Certification is the place to start.

Recently, the IC3 Digital Literacy Certification was added to the approved list of certifications for the Human Resources Development Fund in Saudi Arabia. This program aims to empower the national manpower to gain approved professional certificates in various career areas required by the Saudi labor market. Interested in taking advantage of this opportunity? We have all the details.

What to Study

The IC3 Digital Literacy program is composed of three exams, each with a certification, that validate an understanding of each domain at the basic, intermediate, and advanced levels.

  • Level 1 measures knowledge of fundamental concepts and essential components.
  • Level 2 requires a working knowledge of each of the seven skill groups.
  • Level 3 validates an advanced understanding of digital literacy and indicates that the candidate has the technical foundation needed to advance successfully along their educational and employment paths and support the development of more specialized technological skills.

Each exam covers the following topics:

  • Technology Basics
  • Digital Citizenship
  • Information Management
  • Content Creation
  • Communication
  • Collaboration
  • Safety and Security

Knowing what to study and prepare for your exam is critical to certification success. You can see what is covered in each topic on the Level One exam here, Level Two here, and Level Three here.

How to Pay

IC3 Digital Literacy Certification exams must be purchased before scheduling your testing appointment. Because the Human Resources Development Fund has added this certification to their approved list, you can even be reimbursed for the cost. In order to qualify for reimbursement, the IC3 Digital Literacy exam must be taken at TVTC, the main testing center in Saudi Arabia.

How to Take the Exam

All IC3 Digital Literacy exams are taken at Certiport Authorized Testing Centers. Our testing network in Saudi Arabia is managed by our partner, Rowad Technology. Rowad Technology Company is a Saudi company working in the field of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) working at a steady and renewable pace to be among the best providers of IT services in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Its services are characterized by unique expertise and a global vision.

Rowad Technology consists of a team with distinguished experience in the field of information technology. It consists of a professional team of programmers, designers, e-marketing specialists and smart phone applications.

Make sure to reach out to Rowad Technology for more information on scheduling your IC3 Digital Literacy Certification.