Who we are|
Founded in 2004 by the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology
(MCIT) in cooperation with Cisco Systems, the e-Learning Competence Center
(ELCC) is Egypt’s leading organization in e-Learning with a track record of
developing and delivering a wide array of state-of-the art e-Learning courses,
web communications and e-content; setting and disseminating the quality
standards of e-Learning; providing best practice research and expert consultancy
in e-Learning and engendering the first wave of facilitators and e-trainers into
|To this end, the purpose of the ELCC is to act
as a hub for the integration, development and dissemination of e-Learning
content of relevance to the Egyptian market. |
The ELCC’s web-based curriculum is a unique synergy of subject experts and the
Center’s e-Learning expertise spanning instructional design‚ creative visual
design and software design techniques. It's comprehensive content‚ broad
spectrum of content development/instructional design strategies, multiple
delivery options and wide-reach national delivery network cater to the
uniqueness of each organization and individual. The web-based curriculum also
gives learners the freedom to learn at their own pace and in the preferred
learning style—anytime‚ anywhere, and within a cost-effective learning
Today, the ELCC serves as the central vehicle in Egypt for bridging the gap
among Egyptian SMEs, knowledge workers and the global economy. The center equips
young Egyptian professionals with the cutting-edge business and tech¬nology
skills they need to help their businesses become efficient, productive and
|“To Integrate cutting-edge ICTs in
the educational reform plans and learning processes and help enhance Egypt’s
socio-economic development and to secure a strong competitive position in the
|“To contribute to Egypt’s economic
growth and global competitiveness by enhancing workforce performance and
creating job opportunities through high quality, practical, state-of-the-art
e-learning and human resources development activities in accordance with the
government and business communities evolving needs”|
Through its various activities, the ELCC strategically aims to:|
develop Egypt’s E-Learning Industry and leverage its
- Develop a replica model of
e-learning that integrates global quality in a local context.
Disseminate E-learning quality standards in Egypt and
reinforce adherence to it by local players.
cultivate an e-learning culture that promotes equal
access to learning opportunities and efficient use of ICTs.
Create a the first wave of e-learning leaders by
developing their entrepreneurial skills.
Build the country’s human resource capacities and help
create job opportunities.
Our Philosophy |
|As we keep
looking towards the future, the following core principles guide our actions:|
Empowerment – Building capacities, inspiring growth and mobilizing
- Out-reach and scalability
- Bringing content where true beneficiaries are.
Affordability and accessibility - equal
opportunities of learning.
and Value maximization – Working for results and multiplying effect.
Engagement and Collaboration – Boosting interactive and
interoperating learning environments.