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ICT is one of the areas with the biggest future job potential. Altogether, the green economy, the health and new technology sectors will create more than 20 millions of jobs in the years to come. Yet ICT related employment is much, much higher than just the ICT sector, as digital skills are needed throughout the workforce. Whereas previously eSkills was viewed as an essential competence. Industry studies estimate that by 2015, 90% of jobs will require some level of computer skills.

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The Elements of AI is a free online course created by Reaktor and the University of Helsinki. The aim of this is to equip as many people as possible, especially those not in tech, to learn what AI is and isn't, how it can be applied to real-life applications, and what the implications of this technology are for individuals, companies and society. 


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Introduction to Cybersecurity

Today’s interconnected world makes everyone more susceptible to cyber-attacks. Whether you’re attracted to the relativity new world of cybersecurity as a professional, or just interested in protecting yourself online and in social media, this introductory course is the answer. It explores cyber trends, threats—along with the broader topic of cybersecurity in a way that will matter to YOU. For instance, you’ll learn how to protect your personal privacy online while gaining additional insight on the challenges companies, and governmental and educational institutions face today. No prerequisites required. Sign up today!​

Introduction to IoT

Those who invest in learning IoT (Internet of Things) skills can help transform any business in any industry, from manufacturing to saving endangered species. The combination of increased global Internet access and a growing number of devices designed to connect is creating endless opportunities. Imagine 26 billion people, systems, and physical objects connecting and sharing data seamlessly over the internet by the year 2020. This isn't a what-if scenario, it's real-life and it’s coming together all around us right now. Learn how the Internet of Things is changing the world and the skills needed to land a well-paying job. Take your first step now!​​

Introduction to Linux

Ever considered a career in Linux? Or, stuck in a dead-end job and exploring options for a career change? NDG Linux Unhatched allows students to wade into the shallow end of Linux, the back-end operating system used by global titans such as Facebook, Google, Microsoft, NASA, Tesla, Amazon and more.

Graduates walk away with a clear understanding of whether Linux is for them or not, without having to commit to more than 8 total hours of self-paced learning. To ensure you don’t get stuck, you’ll be guided step-by-step through a series of hands-on virtual machine activities. The course aligns well with the Linux exam objectives found on the CompTIA A+ Certification. Sign up today!​​

Introduction to Pythom
How great would it be to write your own computer program? Or, design a web or desktop application that millions of people could enjoy? Both are a possibility if you learn how to code in Python. Python is the very versatile, object-oriented programming language used by startups and tech giants, Google, Facebook, Dropbox and IBM. Python is also recommended for aspiring young developers who are interested in pursuing careers in Security, Networking and Internet-of-Things. Upon the completion of this course, you will be prepared to take the PCAP – Certified Associate in Python programming. No prior knowledge of programming is required.​ Sign up today!​

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“Navigating the Digital Age: The Definitive Cybersecurity Guide for Directors and Officers – United Kingdom”, includes best practices and advises on how to include current opportunities – such as the upcoming EU legislation, cyber insurance, digital risk, etc. – at the boardroom level. Click here to download
 
Palo Alto Networks and ICT Media – in conjunction with thought leaders from the public and private sector in Benelux – have written “Navigating the Digital Age: The Definitive Cybersecurity Guide for Directors and Officers (Benelux Edition)”, an anthology that includes advice and cybersecurity best practices from CEOs, CISOs, lawyers, consultants and government officials. Click here to download the report


 
Artificial Intelligence (AI) will be shaping the world in the near future, and this applies to everyone, not just Computer Scientists or ICT Professionals.  AI will shape the world for scientists, professionals, workforce and the citizen. The University of Helsinki in collaboration with Reaktor created a very valid course about Artificial Intelligence. 

This can be subscribed by anyone in the world and it is free.  The eSkills Malta Foundation encourages students, teachers, workforce, and citizen to take this advantage in taking the course. Do you wonder what AI really means? Are you thinking about the kind of impact AI might have on your job or life? Do you want to understand how AI will develop and affect us in the coming years? Then this course is for you. 
 

 
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438 Free Online Programming & Computer Science Courses

Five years ago, universities like MIT and Stanford first opened up free online courses to the public. Today, more than 700 schools around the world have created thousands of free online courses.



Free Microsoft Training by Experts

eSkills Malta Foundation, in collaboration with Microsoft Malta, brings you free courses involving Technology concepts and mainstream Microsoft Technology. The courses include those for Software Development, IT Infrastructure, Data Science, and much more.  If you have a Microsoft Live Account, then you can either enter in a Student mode and in this manner the courses can be followed in a self-paced manner.  Otherwise, you can enter straight away and follow the course completely.
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