Google launches free cloud certification course for entry-level jobs
The beginner level course aims to provide participants with the opportunity to learn about cloud computing, cloud basics, big data and machine learning (ML). Read more
New Delhi: Google Cloud announced Thursday that it has launched the first cohort of its IT foundations with the Kubernetes course in conjunction with FutureSkills Prime, a digital skills initiative from the Department of Computing and Nasscom.
The beginner level course aims to provide participants with the opportunity to learn about cloud computing, cloud basics, big data and machine learning (ML).
The course will provide hands-on training (via the Google Cloud Skills Boost platform), for various career paths, including IT infrastructure, data analytics, cloud native application development, among others.
Google Cloud Certified
Upon completing the program, participants will earn a course completion certificate and industry-recognized competency badges, Google Cloud said in a statement.
“Google Cloud Certifications will help individuals validate their cloud expertise, advance their careers, and transform businesses through cloud technology,” said Anil Bhansali, Vice President of Engineering and Head of India Development Center at Google Cloud.
The course will be offered free of charge to college students and freshmen who want to get up to speed in emerging technologies.
“An aligned course, it will not only provide individuals with an introduction to cloud computing covering the basics of cloud, big data and machine learning, but also give them the opportunity to learn at their own pace,” said Kirti Seth , CEO of Nasscom.
According to Gartner, cloud technology is becoming more mainstream, with companies investing more in cloud-based offerings, leading to increased demand for cloud talent and the need for upskilling.
Kubernetes is an open-source container orchestration system for automating the deployment, scaling, and management of software.
For all the latest News, Views & ViewsTo download ummid.com App.
Select Language To read in Urdu, Hindi, Marathi or Arabic.