Looking to increase your tech skills?
With the support of Google.org and YWCA USA, YWCA Delaware now offers free tech training through the Google Career Certifications program. This program is ACE® approved – upon program completition participants can earn up to 12 college credits, the equivalent of 4 associate degree-level courses.
This program combines flexible online training with monthly in-person soft skills training. Candidates accepted into this program may choose to enroll in one or all the following online certification courses:
- Information Technology
- Data Analytics
- Project Management
- UX Design
- Automation with Python
- Digital Marketing and E-Commerce
Time Committment: Depending on the certification, the online training can take anywhere from 3 to 6 months to complete with under 10 hours of flexible study per week.
Benefits: Google Career Certification graduates gain exclusive access to the Google Coursera job platform, where a group of more than 150 employers are hiring for opening roles. Graduates will be able to apply their skills with hands-on projects, earn a career credential to enhance their resumes, and gain in-demand skills.
How to Apply: This certification program is open to all adults (ages 18 and older). There is an application process, and if you qualify, the program is offered at no cost. Interested candidates must attend one of the following information sessions listed below in order to apply for this program.
Sign up for an information session, here.
- Tuesday, November 7th at 11 a.m.
- Wednesday, November 8th at 6 p.m.
- Tuesday, November 14th at 11 a.m.
- Wednesday, November 15th at 6 p.m.
- Tuesday, November 28th at 11 a.m.
- Wednesday, November 29th at 6 p.m.
For questions, please email June Crockett at WAND@ywcade.org.