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Digital Certificate

UCCI Digital Certificate

Short. Stackable. Powerful

What is it?

The COVID pandemic has highlighted globally the reliance that economies place on digital connectivity. 

Building and fostering digital literacy and competencies among high school students and young adults attending university, ensures that the economy thrives as they enter the workforce. 

UCCI’s Digital Certificate teaches the essential digital skills needed to be successful in the workforce, which includes components of: 

  1. Digital Literacy: essential digital skills, such as using office productivity software, navigating online resources, and understanding the basics of computer programming.
  2. Digital Citizenship: online safety, privacy, and responsible use of technology, enabling them to participate responsibly in digital communities.
  3. Specialized Digital Skills: courses and certifications in high-demand fields like networking and cybersecurity, to prepare students for the future job market.
  4. Continuous Learning: accessible online courses and resources, allowing the workforce to adapt and stay relevant in a rapidly evolving digital landscape.

Why is it important?

The Digital Certificate is an important step in ensuring that a skilled workforce is capable of adapting to new digital technologies in an ever-evolving field. 

With the Digital Certificate, we can build a future-proof workforce that is well-equipped to embrace new prospects and challenges, stimulate growth, diversify the economy, and position Cayman as a digital leader in the Caribbean. 

Why Choose the UCCI Digital Certificate?

Designed as short, stackable world-recognised qualifications, these certified courses pack a punch in the workforce, making you more employable in today’s competitive marketplace. 

  1. Digital Literacy: Master the essential digital skills that are vital in today's technology-driven world. Learn to use office productivity software, navigate online resources, and gain a solid understanding of computer programming.
  2. Digital Citizenship: Stay safe and responsible in the digital realm. Develop a strong awareness of online safety, privacy, and responsible technology use, enabling you to become an active and ethical participant in digital communities.
  3. Specialized Digital Skills: Prepare for the jobs of the future with specialized courses and certifications in high-demand fields like networking and cybersecurity. Gain a competitive edge and position yourself as an asset in a rapidly evolving job market.
  4. Continuous Learning: Embrace lifelong learning and adapt to the ever-changing digital landscape. Access a wealth of online courses and resources that empower you to stay relevant, grow professionally, and seize new opportunities as they arise.


What Certifications Can You Earn?

With UCCI’s Digital Certificate, you can choose from a range of eight qualifications that you can take alone or stack or enhance your skills. 5 basic levels digital courses with 3 advanced.

 By enrolling in UCCI’s Digital Certificate, you can earn the following industry-recognized certifications: 

  • CompTIA ITF+: Gain a solid foundation in IT fundamentals and enhance your employability.
  • Introduction to Cybersecurity: Learn the essentials of cybersecurity and protect digital assets from threats.
  • Cybersecurity Essentials: Dive deeper into cybersecurity principles and best practices.
  • Internet of Things (IoT): Explore the exciting world of IoT and its impact on various industries.
  • Microsoft Office Specialist: Become proficient in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook—a must-have skill set for any professional.


Advanced professional?

For individuals with more experience in the IT field or those looking to enhance their skills further, additional industry-certified courses are available as part of the Digital Certificate.

The advanced stackable certifications are:

  1. CompTIA Security+: This course focuses on cybersecurity principles, network security, threat management, and risk mitigation. It is highly regarded and provides a comprehensive understanding of securing computer systems and networks.
  2. CompTIA Cloud+: This course covers cloud computing concepts, virtualization, infrastructure, and security. It equips you with the skills to manage and optimize cloud infrastructure and services.
  3. CCNA Networking: This course is offered by Cisco and provides in-depth knowledge of networking fundamentals, routing and switching technologies, network security, and troubleshooting. It is a highly recognized certification for network professionals.

These certifications validate your knowledge and skills, making you a more competitive candidate for advanced IT roles.

Who should enrol?

The UCCI Digital Certificate is ideal for professionals seeking to enhance their digital literacy and gain an advantage in the workplace.

This programme is intended for every individual who wants to learn how to use computing devices, digital data, and communication technologies. 

It serves as the foundation for students who desire to pursue a career in IT or enhance their employability.

The programme is also designed for anyone looking to develop key technology skills as required in today’s national and global digital era. 

Open to everyone.

Flexible Study Options

We understand the demands of your busy schedule. The programme offers flexible study options, allowing you to complete the courses in as little as six months of full-time study or one year of part-time study.


World-recognised certifications starting at only $250!
ICT 015 CompTIA A+ Core 111 weeks$975.00 
ICT 011CCNA ITN11 weeks$1,095.00 
ICT 017CompTIA ITF+     10 weeks$650.00 
ICT 070 Introduction to Cyber Security 3 weeks$250.00 
ICT 085Cyber Security Essentials8 weeks$475.00 
ICT 092CCNA Cyber Ops11 weeks$1,650.00 
COM 003Computer Applications11 weeks$750.00 
ICT 055  Internet of Things (IoT)7 weeks$350.00 
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