Digital skills are those needed to understand and process information from digital sources, use digital systems, technical tools, and applications.

Digital Sources and/or devices include:

  • cash registers
  • word processing software
  • computers to send emails and create and modify spreadsheets

In the trades and technology professions, people use digital skills to:

  • Input
  • Access
  • Analyze
  • Organize
  • Measure
  • manufacture and communicate information and ideas using digital tools and other digital devices