Summerhill International College, in partnership with the University of Johannesburg (UJ) and the Institute of Chartered I.T Professionals (ICITP), will be offering our students the Certified Computer End-User Level 1(CCEU 1), the Certified Computer End-User Level 2 (CCEU 2) and the Certified Computer End User Practitioner (CCEUP) certifications. Summerhill International College now accredited by the Institute of Chartered IT Professionals ICITP.
These professional certificates validate one’s ability to effectively use digital era computer applications in a business environment, prove one’s capability to input, retrieve and communicate information using technology driven devices, and ensure lifelong learning, continuous development and adherence a professional code of ethics. This is a fundamental skillset to possess, regardless of profession or career path across all sectors of the modern working and entrepreneurship environment. In this regard, we feel it is essential to provide this skill/service at grassroots level in order to better prepare Summerhill students for the fast approaching 4th Industrial Revolution.
Summerhill International College now accredited by the Institute of Chartered IT Professionals ICITP
The accreditation of Summerhill College by the Institute of Chartered IT Professionals ICITP signifies that all of our computer related academic programmes have been vetted, recognised and accredited by the professional body. All Grade 8 – 10 students, who have completed and passed each phase through Summerhill’s training and assessment, will be awarded the CCEU 1 (Grade 8 – 9) and CCEU 2 (Grade 10) professional certifications respectively by ICITP, in conjunction with the University of Johannesburg (UJ) in addition to the academic certificates awarded by Summerhill in accordance with the CIE, IEB and CAT curriculums at a cost of R350 per student per year.
The CCEU (P) professional designation, which is specifically students who intend pursue a career in the Media, Information and Communications Technology (MICT) industry, will be awarded to all Grade 11 – 12 and A Level learners from Summerhill College who have completed and passed ICT related subjects/modules at that level, with their specific competencies/specializations listed on the certificate. These students will be awarded this certification at an induction ceremony held yearly at the University of Johannesburg. They will also become Associate Members of the Institute of Chartered I.T Professionals ICITP, giving them access to Continuous Development, Networking, Job/Internship seeking and Work Integrated Learning (WIL) opportunities with various private and public sector industry leaders that are affiliated with the professional body. This designation will require a once off payment of R750, and a yearly membership fee of R100 per student.