10 thousand free places to study programming. So you can apply

Amazon Web Services, Cisco, IBM, Microsoft and Oracle They came together to train and certify 10,000 people in programming for free. The alliance was created under the TIC 2022 mission, the strategy of the government of President Ivan Duque that seeks to train more than 60,000 people during 2022 and benefit a total of 100,000 Colombian youth and women.

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On this occasion, those interested will be able to access the courses through an exclusive space on the program website called “Coding Courses”, where the contents and courses will rest on the various topics that the student can choose and delve into. The courses, which are 100% free, will run by default, and take on average over 150 hours.

What do the courses consist of?

Those who are accepted will be able to take one or more courses taught by Allies. for example, Amazon Web Services (AWS) will introduce programming fundamentals with a focus on core cloud computing conceptsApplication development, web development, and DevOps using AWS cloud computing services.

“Amazon Web Services are working alongside MinTIC so that participants in this call can begin their journey in the cloud with AWS Educate. Students will have access to hundreds of hours of free online cloud learningincluding courses and labs designed to help you learn, practice, and test your cloud skills,” said Abby Danielle, AWS Senior Director of Public Sector for Latin America, Canada, and the Caribbean.

Meanwhile, Cisco It will provide courses on the basics of programming in Python. “For Cisco, the alliance with the Ministry of Information and Communications Technology is strategic, and efforts to develop Colombian talent are important to meet the strong demand arising from the country’s digital transformation,” said Diana Tamashiro, Program Lead for the Cisco Networking Academy in Colombia. Peruvian and chili.

for this part, IBM will offer courses on Java, React Native and Spring Framework programming. “At IBM, our goal is to train 30 million people in new skills by 2030, all over the world, and in Colombia, the Ministry of Information and Communications Technology is one of the our allies to make it happen.” Venezuela and the Caribbean.

in addition to, Microsoft will offer programming basics courses with a focus on Azure. “Creating and strengthening technology skills is essential to generate better employment opportunities for Colombian youth and to ensure that the economic recovery is inclusive,” said Jaime Galvez, President of Microsoft in Colombia.

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s Oracle will offer a course on the basics of programming in Java. “Programming in JAVA will be a great tool for their professional growth as it is the platform most used by developers. In addition, Oracle brings a cloud area to the country which will be a great environment for these professionals,” emphasized Fabiano Matos, Director of Oracle in Colombia and Ecuador.

Courses Targets Colombian citizens over the age of 14, and in some cases they may be over 18This is according to the terms and conditions of some allies. Check terms and conditions (PDF T&C)

People interested in participating You can fill out the registration form at the following link: https://misiontic2022.mintic.gov.co/mt2022/

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