IC Central Pty Ltd announces Australian representatives to the Microsoft Office Specialist and Adobe Photoshop World Championship Finals in Washington D.C. .
BRISBANE - 1st July 2013 - IC Central announced today that Joshua Stevens from Chisholm TAFE and Elizabeth Watkins from Bendigo Senior Secondary College in Victoria and Genevieve Mason from Toowoomba Christian College will represent Australia at the Microsoft Office Specialist and Adobe Photoshop World Championship Finals in Washington D.C. later this month.
Students from over sixty (60) countries will compete for the coveted title of "World Champion" in Adobe Photoshop at the Inaugural Adobe Worldwide Championship and in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint at the 13th Annual Microsoft Office Specialist World Championship event.
Students competing at these events have successfully passed globally recognised certification exams inevitably with a perfect or near perfect score and in significantly less time that that allowed. The Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) and Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certifications are globally portable qualifications that validate skills, enhance employability.
"This is a fantastic opportunity for Australia to showcase our students' skills on an international stage" said Jon Barrie Tinker, CEO at IC Central Pty Ltd the Australian Coordinators for the Worldwide Competition. "These are the skills that every student should have if Australia is to compete in the digital economies that are the hallmark of the 21st Century. We wish our national champions all the best in Washington D.C."
Elizabeth Watkins discussing design concepts with teacher Scott Vaughan at Bendigo Senior Secondary College after news of her win.
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