TCS Offers Free 15-Day Digital Course For Youths: This Is How It Will Help
TCS iON, a strategic business unit of Tata Consultancy Services, is offering a free digital certification program.
Significance Of Course
Called ‘Career Edge -Young Professional’, the course lasts 15 days and prepares freshers and graduates to move from Campus to Corporate.
The course readies young professionals for their future careers and helps improve their core employability skills.
Given that the job market today is as tumultuous as ever, the course would be a great boost for jobseekers to gain an edge over others.
Employability Skills Taught
It does so by equipping these people with core employability skills which would help gain meaningful employment.
These skills include:
- Business etiquette
- Digital literacy
14 modules in the course span topics such as:
- Behavioural skills to build workplace camaraderie
- Presentation and communication skills
- Create effective resumes
- Business etiquette in a corporate setting
- Fundamentals of Accounting and IT
- Concept of Artificial Intelligence
Each module is 1-2 hours long and is taught by means of videos, presentations, reading material, recorded webinars by TCS experts, and end-of-module self-assessments.
Course Completion And Final Assessment
In order to complete the course, the student has to take an objective type end-of-course assessment which tests their understanding of concepts.
If they manage to meet the course objectives and succeed in the test, they are rewarded with a personalised certificate.
Online Discussion Boards
Students can also browse virtual discussion rooms to communicate with peers, post queries and share other inputs.
The moderator of these rooms responds to students’ queries.
Set Your Own Pace
The course can also be freely accessed at any time, place or device as per the student’s convenience.
This means that students can go along with the course at their own pace.
Typically, one would have to commit 7-10 Hours/Week.
Who Can Apply?
Anybody can apply for the course since there are no prerequisites.
Regardless of whether one is an undergraduate, graduate, postgraduate or fresher, the course is open to all.
One can learn more about the course here.