This course provides people in the Commonwealth’s developing countries with easier access to information and communications technologies (ICTs) skills training using free software that can be used, modified and distributed by anyone, anytime and anywhere. It was developed by the Commonwealth of Learning to add value to the existing materials of the Open International Computer Drivers Licence created by the Go Open Source campaign in South Africa and distribute the training as free content for anyone to use, modify and distribute.



Commonwealth Computer Navigator's Certificate (250KB)

The course units can be downloaded in Portable Document Format (PDF), MSWindows (DOC) and Open Office Document (ODT) formats below.



The South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) Unit Standards files normally carry the copyright licence: Creative Commons - Attribution - No Derivative. However, if the contents of these documents are to be adapted (i.e. you wish to create a derivative of this document), NO attribution to the original authors or publisher must be made. The new document will be the responsibility of the creator of the derivative and not the creator of this work.


Course content

  • South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) UNIT STANDARDS

IT US1 2007-06-19 PDF

IT US1 2007-06-19 DOC

IT US1 2007-06-19 ODT

IT US2 2007-06-19 PDF

IT US2 2007-06-19 DOC

IT US2 2007-06-19 ODT


This course is offered by participating institutions around the Commonwealth

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