Free Google Career Certificates are now available, and City of Dublin Education and Training Board (CDETB) is excited to help bring this training opportunity to Ireland. Google and CDETB, with the aid of St Andrew’s resource centre supporting learners within the locality of Google HQ, look forward to supporting learners engage in the four exciting certificate courses.
Google is providing Ireland with 1,000 Google Certified Training
- You don’t need relevant experience or a degree
- Complete the training at your own pace
- The programme is free
- The certificate can help you get a well-paid job in a high growth area.
- There are four different courses/ areas you can study
- Each course can be completed in four to six weeks if undertaken full time but must be finished by December 2022
Google IT Support Professional Certificate
IT support is all about troubleshooting and problem solving, and providing great customer service along the way. This includes setting up computers for users within an organization, overseeing computer systems, and debugging whenever a problem arises. A job in IT can mean in-person or remote help desk work in a range of organizations across many different industries.
Profile: A person who has good organisational skills, good communication skills, strong customer service ethos and enjoys problem solving
Google Data Analytics Professional Certificate
Those interested in a career as a data analyst can do a course on navigating the data lifecycle using tools and platforms to process, analyse, visualise and gain insights from data.
Profile: A person who enjoys collection, transformation and organisation of data in order to draw conclusions, make predictions, and drive informed decision making.
Google Project Management Professional Certificate
Project management is the application of knowledge, skills, tools, and techniques to project activities to meet the project requirements. Project managers ensure projects within an organization are managed and completed with maximum value and benefits realized.
Profile: Project managers are natural problem-solvers. They set the plan and guide teammates, and manage changes, risks, and stakeholders.
Google UX Design Professional Certificate
User experience (UX) designers focus on the experience that users have while using products like websites, apps, and physical objects. UX designers make those everyday interactions useful, enjoyable, and accessible. The role of an entry-level UX designer might include coming up with ideas to address user problems, conducting research with users, and designing wireframes, mockups, and prototypes.
Profile: If you enjoy talking to and empathizing with people, drawing, thinking creatively, or paying attention to details, a job as a UX designer might be a good fit for you!
Explore what the programs has to offer at grow.google/certificates. Learn more about how the Google Career Certificates work to put you on the path to high-growth jobs.