Nowadays, digital competencies are in demand more than ever before. With digital solutions impacting almost all aspects of our everyday lives, more and more people seek support in developing a suitable skillset from basic to advanced level.
These learning needs create a big market for digital skills. However, with the global technological advancement growing at an exponential rate, learning courses need to be constantly kept up to date.
The Digital Skills and Jobs Platform offers resources that can help you keep your training content fresh and relevant. The latest articles and expert opinions will give you a better understanding of industry, digital innovation, and currently deployed technologies. Reports and statistics will reveal digital skills trends and translate them into concrete training needs. More information on this topic can also be found in the Careers section. Also, you can make use of the Platform's training catalogue to benchmark your opportunities against other high-quality courses, review the market offer and find unexplored areas of knowledge which could be your future training niche.
Finally, the Digital Europe Programme (DIGITAL) is investing in learning and training opportunities in Advanced Digital Skills, Data, AI, Cloud, Quantum Communication Infrastructure, and deployment activities for the best use of these technologies. The new Work Programmes for 2021-2022 set out part of the actions to be implemented in the first two years, outlining the objectives and specific topic areas that will receive a total of €1.98 billion in funding. Three calls within this first set tackle advanced digital skills, providing support to the development of new Specialised education programmes and short-term training courses on key digital areas.
We also encourage you to join the Platform's Community. There, you will be able to share ideas and best practices with peer organisations, learn about concrete training needs directly from your audience, and promote your initiatives to other community members. Join us!