New Delhi, India - The temporary shutdown of institutions and universities due to the Covid-19 lockdown has affected the overall learning of many students and professionals alike. To support the continuity of digital skilling of the Indian workforce, Simplilearn, a global provider of digital skills training, has announced its partnership with National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC).
Aligned with the Skill India Mission, the collaboration aims to create a future-ready workforce by leveraging the power of technology. Strengthening the digital learning ecosystem, both Simplilearn and NSDC will enable access to over 1,000 hours of digital programs and technologies under the categories of AI and Machine Learning, Big Data, Data Science and Business Intelligence, Cyber Security, Software Development, Project management, and Digital marketing. Aspirants can find program details on NSDC’s eLearning portal - eSkill India - and access the learning programs on the Simplilearn Android and iOS mobile apps.
Commenting on the collaboration, Dr Manish Kumar, Managing Director & CEO, NSDC, said, “The dissemination of future-ready skills requires technology platforms with high outreach capabilities. Through its partnerships, NSDC promotes online learning for accessing exciting work-opportunities that the fast-changing world offers.”
Krishna Kumar, Founder and CEO, Simplilearn, added, “We are happy to support and contribute to NSDC’s efforts in the skilling of India’s workforce to prepare for a digital future. Through Simplilearn’s mobile apps, learners will have the opportunity to upskill in IT and new technologies, including artificial intelligence, machine learning, and data science, making for a job-ready workforce.”
Source : Magic Wand Media