Program Description: The CareerSwitch Program is a comprehensive training initiative aimed at assisting individuals in making successful career transitions. Whether you're seeking a new professional direction or looking to acquire skills for a different industry, this program provides the guidance, training, and support needed to make a smooth switch to a rewarding career.
Program Duration: 12 Weeks
By the end of the CareerSwitch Program, participants should be able to:
- Identify Career Goals: Define clear career objectives and identify target industries or job roles for their career switch.
- Skill Development: Acquire essential skills and knowledge relevant to the desired career path, including technical, soft, and industry-specific skills.
- Resume and Interview Preparation: Craft effective resumes and cover letters tailored to the new career, and prepare for job interviews with confidence.
- Networking Skills: Develop networking strategies and connect with professionals in the target industry for job opportunities and insights.
- Job Search Strategies: Learn effective job search techniques, including online job platforms (Remote work opportunities) company research, and leveraging personal connections.
- Industry Insights: Gain a deep understanding of the chosen industry's trends, challenges, and opportunities.
- Portfolio Building: Create a professional portfolio or project showcase to demonstrate skills and expertise to potential employers.
- Career Transition Plan: Develop a personalized career transition plan outlining steps, milestones, and timelines for switching careers.
- Mentorship and Support: Access mentorship opportunities and receive guidance from industry experts or career advisors.
The program curriculum is based on the specific career paths targeted but not limited to the following courses:
- Certified Creative Design Professional
- Certified Network Specialist
- Certified Computer Professional
- Certified Python Programmer
- Certified CyberSecurity Professional
- Certified Electric Vehicle Technologist
- Certified Cloud Computing Professional
- Certified Data Scientist
- Certified Internet of Things (IoT) Professional
- Certified Remote Work Specialist
- Skills Assessments and Projects
- Portfolio or Project Showcase
- Mock Interviews and Interview Feedback
- Job Application and Interview Success Rates
- Program Completion and Participation
- Modules based examination
- Course Materials and Resources
- Computers and Access to Online Learning Platforms
- Writing Materials
- Access to Industry-Specific Tools or Software
- The program schedule with classes, workshops, and activities scheduled on weekends ONLY.
- Classes run from January to March every year.
- Sessions are held from Friday and Saturday 2pm - 5pm daily.
Instructors and Facilitators:
- Experienced career coaches, industry professionals, and mentors.