CITREP+ is a programme under the TechSkills Accelerator (TeSA) – an initiative of SkillsFuture, driven by Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) and in partnership with strategic partners; Workforce Singapore (WSG) and SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG) as well as collaboration with industry partners and hiring employers.
TeSA offers various programmes to support professionals to upgrade and acquire new infocomm technology (ICT) skills and domain knowledge that are in demand, and to stay competitive and meet the challenges of a fast-moving digital landscape. Through continuous upskilling, fresh professionals and mid-career professionals can acquire or enhance technical skills sets which will enable them to remain relevant and productive in their careers.
To build a strong core of specialised local ICT professionals with digital capabilities, CITREP+ is now expanded to support entry-level professionals to build specialised ICT skills through broadbased training courses and certifications. IMDA will work with training providers to curate and offer quality infocomm professional development technology courses and professional certifications that impart knowledge and skills in relevant areas, to develop a skilled pool of ICT professionals for a digital economy.
Endorsed Courses :
1. DELL EMC PROVEN PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATION – Data Science and Big Data Analytics DEA-7TT2 (v2)
Course Title : Data Science and Big Data Analytics
Abstract: This course provides practical foundation level training that enables immediate and effective participation in big data and other analytics projects. It includes an introduction to big data and the Data Analytics Lifecycle to address business challenges that leverage big data. The course provides grounding in basic and advanced analytic methods and an introduction to big data analytics technology and tools, including MapReduce and Hadoop. Labs offer opportunities for students to understand how these methods and tools may be applied to real world business challenges by a practicing data scientist. The course takes an “Open”, or technology-neutral approach, and includes a final lab which addresses a big data analytics challenge by applying the concepts taught in the course in the context of the Data Analytics Lifecycle. The course prepares the student for the Proven™ Professional Data Scientist Associate (EMCDSA) certification exam
2. Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA): Windows Server 2016
Funding Details :
*MOOC refers to Massive Open Online Courses
Note: The CITREP+ funding does not support GST, VAT, registration and membership fees, rebates, incentives, discounts or any training grants offered by the Course Providers or any other organisations in relation to the endorsed courses and certifications.