ICC renewed its Microsoft Authorized Testing Center agreement last January 31, 2017 at the ICC Corporate Center in UniOil Bldg, Commerce Avenue, Madrigal Business Park, Ayala Alabang, Muntinlupa City. ICC Administrative Coordinator for External Affairs Mrs. Arlyn Dongallo and ICC Administrative Coordinator for Logistics Mrs. Charo Francisco-Alera signed the agreement in behalf of ICC. Microsoft certification exams are administered by Certiport Corporation. Certiport, w/c is based in Utah in the United States, is the world leader in performance-based certification exams and practice test solutions for academic institutions. IT Works Corporation, w/c is based in the Madrigal Business Park in Ayala Alabang, is the official representative of Certiport Corporation in the Philippines. IT Works executives Ms. Jezed Trinidad and Ms. Aileen Soriano signed the agreement in behalf of IT Works. It is a graduation requirement for ICC Applied Computer Science and ICC Applied Computer Engineering students to pass the Microsoft Office Specialist exams.
The Microsoft Office Specialist certification is the leading IT certification in the world. The Microsoft Office Specialist certificate provides an individual distinction and prepares the ICC graduate for an increasingly competitive workforce.
The certificate likewise prepares and places job candidates, ensuring their future employers that they possess the skills that their business organization needs. Aside from the Microsoft Office Specialist certification,
Certiport provides the following credentials:
- Hewlett Packard (HP) Accredited Technical Associate;
- Microsoft Technology Associate;
- Adobe Certified Associate;
- AutoDesk Certified User;
- Intuit Quickbooks Certified User.
ICC, the first computer school chain that originated from the province of Cavite, has been an authorized Microsoft Testing Center since 2003.