This program offers participants in Lebanon the opportunity to acquire cutting-edge skills in the most sought after fields in IT Support, UX Design, Data Analytics and Project Management. 30 refugees/displaced people in Lebanon will get a full scholarship to one of 4 Google Professional Certificate programs on Coursera platform. You can find below the name of each program and what you will learn to aid your decision on which track to pursue.
Google IT Support Professional Certificate
Understand core concepts to IT Support jobs (e.g., troubleshooting, customer service, networking, system administration, operating systems, and security.
Know how to assemble a computer, write effective support documentation, route paths and subnets, manage device software, and more!
Dive into working with Linux, Cloud Computing and Command-Line Interfaces.
Google UX Design Professional Certificate
Have a portfolio including 3+ projects.
Dive into working in Figma and Adobe XD – two of the most in-demand tools by employers.
Know core concepts key to all UX design jobs (e.g., usability studies, design sprints, accessibility).
Grasp the basics of UX research and how it informs design.
Google Project Management: Professional Certificate
Know how to manage and run agile and traditional projects & programs from initiation to completion.
Possess a toolbox of templates and artifacts to manage an array of scenarios and essential elements (e.g. schedules, budgets, product requirements, etc.).
Understand organizational structure, business process and acumen, and communication and leadership styles
Google Data Analytics Professional Certificate
Have working knowledge of essential data analysis platforms (Excel, SQL, Tableau, R) and when to use them in the data lifecycle.
Understand how to translate a business question into a data analysis exercise, incl. transforming, visualizing, and modeling data.
Know how to distill findings into actionable takeaways.
Have a capstone project completed, to be shared on their resume.
IT Support: English, Spanish, Arabic, German, Portuguese and Russian
UX Design: English
Data Analytics: English
Project Management: English
Minimum 130 hours of online practical based learning content that can be completed in 3-6 months, on average.
Program Start: September 2021
License Expiry: March 2022
To be considered for the Google & Techfugees Digital Spark Scholarship for Lebanon, please submit the application in English before 11:59 pm Beirut time on September 28, 2021.
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