Cyber Skills For Learning, Life And Work, Monday 17th – Sunday 23rd, Edinburgh

Grow Your Digital Skills with Bridge 2 Business and Accenture

Bridge 2 Business have partnered with Accenture Digital Skills to help young people across Scotland develop the skills they will need for the future job market. 
Whether you’re looking for a new job or want to start your own business, digital skills are the key to success. From mechanics to 3D modelling, plumbing to programming, many industries now rely on digital technology. Give your students the digital skills they need with these specially designed courses from Accenture, delivered by Young Enterprise Scotland.

What is Accenture Digital Skills?

Accenture Digital Skills is a digital skills programme with an expanding catalogue of courses. Students can complete the courses independently in their own time through the Future Learn E-learning platform, or they can learn as a class in workshops facilitated by a Young Enterprise Scotland Programme Executive.

Learning Outcomes:

Learn more about careers in digital

Whether you’re looking to change career or just learn more about jobs in digital, the Grow Your Career course is a good place to start as it will help you make sense of the ever-evolving digital world and enable you to explore which new job could be the right fit for you.

Learn the basics of digital

Brush up on digital basics with courses like Social Media or Digital Marketing. These courses will help you learn about digital tools, as well as important concepts such as Search Engine Optimisation.

Learn more about advanced digital concepts

If you already have some digital know-how then try one of the more advanced courses like User Experience, Mobile or Analytics. These courses will help you develop new, more advanced digital skills. 

Learn how to apply digital skills

Digital has made a difference to almost every industry in the modern world. If you want to learn more about digital transformation in industry, then check out the Retail course.

During Cyber Scotland week, students at Edinburgh College will explore these free digital skills courses during their ICT Core Skills sessions

Vocational full-time learners enrolled on courses such as Childhood Practice, Creative Industries, Engineering, Pharmacy, Social Science, Sport and Fitness, Travel & Tourism and Vehicle Maintenance will be timetabled to spend at least one hour working on the Digital Skills: Grow Your Career module from the Bridge 2 Business and Accenture Digital Skills Programme.

By completing this online module, students will learn about how digital is changing the world of work, and how to successfully grow their career in the digital age. Upon completion each student will receive a certificate from Accenture and they will be able to access the full suite of digital skills modules.

For more information about the Bridge 2 Business and Accenture Digital Skills Programme, please visit https://bridge2business.org.uk/digital_skills.php.

Other Events: During Cyber Scotland week Bridge 2 Business will also host 2 digital skills workshops at Edinburgh College. More details will be published soon. 

 

Note: This event is not open to the public

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