Course on cloud skills
A FREE cloud computing course has been created for eligible unemployed people to give them the skills for a sector that has thousands of jobs nationwide.
The ISA Software Skillnet and VMware have created a Cloud Careers programme to retrain individuals.
During the nine-month programme, participants will receive 12 weeks of training, which is delivered by VMware trainers, IT training company C2 and Cork Institute of Technology.
This Skillnet initiative at its centre in Ballincollig, Co Cork is one of several joint ventures upskilling people for the sector that employs more than 84,000 people in Ireland.
Ireland created 4,000 IT jobs during 2011.