In the backdrop of soaring un-employment and financial challenges it has become a paramount duty of the government to steer the educated youth of the province in the right direction. Hence, Punjab Information Technology Board and Youth Affairs, Sports, Archaeology & Tourism Department have decided to establish e-Rozgaar centers in 36 districts of Punjab to provide training to budding freelancers and enhance their professional capabilities.

DigiSkills Training Program

DigiSkills Training Program is Pakistan’s first Online Training Program to empower the youth with skills that are in-demand in freelance market. It consists of multiple online skill-based training courses. The very unique feature of this program is that the course content has been designed specifically for a Pakistani audience in a mix of Urdu-English language.

Enrollment for the courses of the Batch-06 will start from January 13, 2020, and the training will start from February 17, 2020.
Enrollment will be on First Come First Served basis.

Reference https://digiskills.pk


openSAP is an Enterprise massive open online courses platform. It is provided by SAP and hosted at the Hasso Plattner Institute in Potsdam, Germany. Everyone can enroll in openSAP courses, which are provided free of charge.

Cisco Academy to be set up in UCP Lahore

The global initiative Cisco Academy to be set up in Lahore in UCP (University of Central Punjab). UCP now formally certified to provide courses and certifications like CCNA and CCNP  by Cisco Academy.

Cisco Academy to be set up in UCP Lahore

Dr. Ahmad Kazmi unlocked the ceremony, commends the importance of Cisco Academy; and explained how UCP is going to adjust their curriculum for Cisco Academy to function properly. Courses like Entrepreneurship to be added in pertinent departments with the cooperation of Cisco.

Mr. Mohamed Jinini, Regional Head Cisco Academy then thanked the UCP faculty for their generosity. He accentuates the role of Cisco by sharing the fact that 70%of the devices connected to the internet are Cisco made.

The academy is offering entry-level courses not only engineers but also for students of Law and Medicine, further added.

Cisco Academy offers 20 courses in different categories like exploratory courses, cybersecurity courses and market certifications (advanced courses).

Students qualified for advanced coursed should be at least in their current year. Students with advanced certification can apply for jobs directly after certifications. While no official fees were discussed during the event.

The prices usually charged for the certifications offered by Cisco Academy:

  • Cisco Certified Network Associate (Routing & Switching) 15,000/-
  • Cisco Certified Network 9Professional (Routing & Switching) 15,000/-
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate (Security) 10,000/-
  • Cisco Academy Instructor(CCNA) (Cisco Certified Network Associate) 45,000/-
  • Cisco Academy Instructor (CCNP) (Cisco Certified Network Professional) 45,000/-

Mr. Jinini concluding saying that meeting scheduled with HEC for a re-launch program to create more job opportunities in Pakistan with Cisco.

This is the right time for Pakistani market to use such a platform and reinforce the skill-set of youth in order to break through the tech market.

Cisco’s current investments in this podium are around $200 million. Cisco reserved to invest 2/3 of their revenue in such opportunities to make it their way of giving back to the community.

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Blockchain training organized by Miranz Technologies

Miranz Technologies announced the masterstroke of blockchain open day for the admirers of the most viral technology in the present era. This open day witnessed multiple registrations for this training program.

Miranz Technologies announced the masterstroke of blockchain

The attendees of the orientation were project managers and IT engineers from multiple IT companies, also, the university students of BCS, MCS, BIT.

Unlike many others, this orientation was tilted towards gaining the interest of the audience through the spread of knowledge, which extended from giving the basic concepts of blockchain to the benefits provided by the virtue of this technology.

This orientation session was presented by the Miranz team of experts who have renowned skills in the field of blockchain and its development.The Miranz Technologies open-day success story was moulded with emotions and motivation by the company’s CEO Mudaser Iqbal’s heartwarming address.

As a matter of fact this powerful address not only delivered a sense of determination among the audience but also counseled them to get a grip of leadership qualities in their lives.

Miranz Technologies prevails as the pioneers of Pakistan who have stepped into the depths to explore the world of blockchain technology and bring out the best solutions for a project execution maintaining its agility.

Being a Blockchain based services company, Miranz provides state-of-the-art global training services from complete planning to execution of decentralized applications.

With a hope in heart and a vision in mind, Miranz Technologies is providing blockchain awareness to people which will prove to have an intense positive impact in their lives. To realize this vision, the company is developing evolutionary building blocks.

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