JobFactory, a massive open online course provider promoted by Openlabs is partnering with the National Union Ghana Students to offer online training for students across the country.
This partnership which was signed on the 20th of November 2020 is aimed at equipping students in Ghana with modern technology skills to meet future demands and to promote the necessity of skilled learning at an affordable rate.
Technology influence and automation mean that work in the future might look different from what it is today and thus, require a change in set of skills. This is where Jobfactory and NUGS collaborates with a proactive approach, that recommends introducing digital technology based courses in the education system and developing new courses offerings with diverse modes and durations to train the future workforce to be better equipped in that area.
The Jobfactory Bootcamp courses include modern technology based courses like Python, Blockchain, Social media marketing, Graphic Design, etc.which is specially designed to give aspiring technologists an introduction to many different avenues of technology, allowing them to explore where their interests, talents and passions are and giving them directions on which avenue to pursue for further training or a full time career.
The Jobfactory Program is opened to students of all ages and even extends its scope to corporate entities. With a Job Factory, one can; Learn at home with any device, Learn at your own pace, Attend the practical in person at our center or online, Discover tools and software that experts use and learn about jobs you can tailor your skills towards.