Are you interested to provide an IT Work Placements for 12 weeks?

Digital Skills Academy are a leading provider of third level training in IT and Digital Technology in Dublin, Cork and Limerick

We are currently recruiting for Work Placement Providers for their “Tech Elevate” programme. www.techelevate.ie

Please email me or call me if you are interested in providing a 12 – 16 week work placement for their IT Graduates. Priority will be given to those who express their interest early. As they start the work placement they will have completed 20 weeks IT training onsite with us under the following guidelines, though many may also have former certification / experience in IT.

Tech Elevate which will focus on training talent across three different skillsets

Web development(PHP, HTML5 and CSS)

  • Fundamentals of Software Development – MTA Exam
  • Mobile & Web Technologies
  • Database Fundamentals – MTA Exam
  • HTML 5 Fundamentals – MTA Exam
  • Digital Industry, Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • Project Management & Self Employment Business Skills

 IT Cloud Stream

 Technical & Specialist Sales for Cloud Services

  • Mobile & Web Technologies
  • Networking Fundamentals – MTA Exam
  • Database Fundamentals – MTA Exam
  • HTML 5 Fundamentals –MTA Exam
  • Digital Industry, Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • Project Management & Self Employment Business Skills

Technical Sales

  • Digital Technology Management & Marketing
  • Technical & Specialist Sales for Cloud Services
  • Digital Industry, Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • Project Management & Self Employment Business Skills

Students in development and cloud streams will take MTA exams from Microsoft, complete project work and sit internal exams for a Level 6 certification in IT. The average student age is 34, and many of their students will have previous qualifications or experience in IT.

Work Placement starts on 20th of July 2015 and will last 12-16 weeks. On completion of the Work Placement, students will be available to take up full time work. This represents a great way of growing your IT team with committed and newly qualified staff members. In the last iteration employers found the work placement a very effective means of hiring talent. Typically their students will qualify for a government rebate of up to 10K should you hire them into permanent roles

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