The goal of this working group "Vulnerable groups at risk of exclusion" is to identify and motivate as much as possible broad coalition of different actors and stakeholders with different backgrounds. Potential group members are: representatives of NGOs and public institutions, libraries, schools, universities, industry organisations, ICT students, trainers, employers, researchers and all others willing to support digital inclusion of vulnerable.For any questions, please contact the group…See More
Welcome to the Education, Training and Certification working group of UniteIT!In the digital age it is crucial to change and adjust formal education curricula. But it is even more important to raise awareness about non-formal, vocational training and certification in ICT for people to learn new e-Skills and stay active in the digital job market.For any questions, please contact the group moderator…See More
Welcome to the Youth Employability working group of UniteIT!With high youth unemployment rates across Europe and an estimate of 900.000 unfilled ICT jobs before 2020, we need to empower young people now.The focus of this group “Youth Employability” is young people and their digital skills that are required for jobs and future careers. The goal of our working group is to create coalition of different actors and stakeholders with different…See More
What does your organization do (100-word description)
Certiport, a Pearson VUE business, was established in 1997 and is now the leading provider of certification exam development, delivery, and program management services. Certiport exams are delivered through an expansive network of over 14,000 Certiport Authorized Testing Centers worldwide.
What digital skills training or activities do you or does your organization offer (if any)?
Adobe Certified Associate (ACA)
Autodesk Certified User (ACU)
Autodesk Certified Professional (ACP)
ESB Entrpreneurship and Small Business
IC3 Digital Literacy Certification
Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS)
Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA)
Toon Boom Certified Associate
QuickBooks Certified User
Number of digital competence centres linked to your organization (if any)
Every country in Europe and 14,000 centres
Your function and/or responsibilities related to digital skills training and empowerment
How are you involved in digital inclusion / empowerment?
We dedicated to helping people succeed through certification. Our globally recognized credentials are aimed at enhancing individual productivity, marketability, and value.
How did you learn about this community?
I got involved through an ALL DIGITAL event
Why would yo like to join the network?
To facilitate a more joined-up approach to the skills gap in Europe.
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