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Simplilearn Introduces SkillUp Initiative for Tech Professionals

By HR Tech Outlook | Friday, December 18, 2020

Krishna Kumar, CEO

The programs offered by Simplilearn follow a self-learning model where learners have access to on-demand video-based content. The curriculum focuses on developing strong foundational tech skills for career growth and development.

Fremont, CA: Simplilearn, a leading online bootcamp for digital economy skills training, has launched its SkillUp initiative, a free learning platform to assist people in getting started and chart their path to success in today's competitive work environment. Through this initiative, learners across the world will have free access to over 1,000 hours of learning and tech skilling programs covering over 300 in-demand skills. This initiative aims to help working professionals and students identify their upskilling options to start their journey in today's groundbreaking technologies. It's high time for professionals to work towards achieving specific career goals, especially in a post-pandemic world where tech skills will determine their career trajectory. The programs will be made available on Simplilearn's SkillUp website and mobile app (on PlayStore and iOS).

The programs offered by Simplilearn follow a self-learning model where learners have access to on-demand video-based content. The curriculum focuses on developing strong foundational tech skills for career growth and development. Learners will also have access to comprehensive programs created by industry veterans, which will polish and improve their skill sets and advance their careers. Besides, the initiative will provide learners access to free guides on career paths, salaries, interview tips, and more to help them make wise career decisions. The virtual nature of these programs offers aspirants the advantage of learning anywhere and anytime and the benefit of exploring and learning in-demand skills without disrupting their current schedules.

"We have launched this initiative to benefit millions of learners across the globe who may find it difficult to afford or access quality learning programs. It is our humble effort to democratize online skilling and help our learners to boost their careers and stay ahead of the curve. We will continue to add more topics and content to SkillUp over time, making it the premier destination for free digital-skills education," said Krishna Kumar, Founder and CEO, Simplilearn.

The free programs are user friendly and designed for those who want to upgrade their digital skills. The programs being offered project management & leadership, span data science, cloud computing, cybersecurity, digital marketing, and much more. Designed for all professionals, these free programs will help students and beginners, as well as experienced developers, managers, engineers, and executives. The curriculum is prepared by renowned industry experts & course advisors like Marc Weaver, Ronald van Loon, Dean Pompilio, and Matt Bailey.

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