The Data Expertise Institute (ITI) of the Ministry of Communications and Data Expertise has introduced a self-employment coaching programme for quite a few younger folks within the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. It goals to coach 1,500 folks to qualify and assist them as employees within the discipline of communications and data expertise, and improve the variety of Saudi employees within the discipline of self-employment.
Heba Saleh, Head of the Institute, mentioned in a press assertion immediately that this coaching program is a part of the fruitful cooperation between the Ministry of Communications and Data Expertise in Egypt and the Ministry of Communications and Data Expertise within the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
The ITI has contributed to coaching 6,000 folks by means of direct coaching applications, along with offering coaching content material and reaching greater than 300,000 beneficiaries by means of the institute’s digital platform for e-learning “Maharah Tech”.
The Institute’s plan consists of adopting studying mechanisms, which embody skilled coaching, intensive coaching for graduates, summer time coaching camps for college college students, and data by means of its distance studying platform (Mahara Tech platform) WWW.MAHARATECH.GOV.EG, which gives skilled consciousness companies for Egyptian younger folks. As well as, a bundle of partnerships with quite a few expertise corporations within the areas of data safety, open supply software program, high quality assurance and testing, cloud computing and different disciplines with fast demand are established.
The Institute has held partnerships with main worldwide corporations for coaching, together with the primary Apple coaching middle in Africa, in addition to a partnership with Pink Hat to coach younger folks on utilizing open supply software program.
The ITI’s plan additionally consists of launching a brand new initiative aimed toward making a base of licensed trainers (Tech Ambassadors).