As part of the ambitions of elev8,a YNV Group portfolio company, to discover and nurture new talent markets, it has aligned with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to join the AWS Training Program in Africa.
The program is committed to empowering Africa’s next generation of digital talent by delivering cloud computing skills to learners in Nigeria and Rwanda.
Elev8 and AWS are partnering to deliver a classroom-based skills development and training program that prepares individuals for fulfilling careers in cloud technologies and connects them to potential employers. The program teaches in-demand cloud computing skills and practices and helps learners to advance their careers and drive innovation and digital transformation in Nigeria and Rwanda.
“Organizations need individuals with cloud skills to help transform their business. There is a growing demand for IT professionals with AWS Cloud skills,” AWS Vice President Maureen Lonergan says.
“AWS Training and Certification, along with our AWS Training Partners like elev8, aims to equip the builders of today and tomorrow with the knowledge they need to leverage the power of the AWS Cloud,” she adds.