Workplace Centre and Oracle Academy YouthInvest Initiative Program 2017

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14 Feb, 2017

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The Workplace Centre Foundation is partnering with Oracle Academy to launch our maiden edition of ‘YouthInvest Initiative’. This edition is offering 75 Nigerian youths a FREE 4days Training on two Oracle Products.

Applications are invited for:

Title: Workplace Centre and Oracle Academy YouthInvest Initiative Program

Location: Lagos

Program Summary
This training is aimed at reducing unemployment by impacting youths with the required skills to enable them become entrepreneurs and also to become employable.

This training is infused with soft skills and practical business aspects of the Oracle Product being learnt. About 30 top participants will get the opportunity to participate in a further training for the attainment of a certification as Oracle Certified Junior Associate (OCJA).

Also, top achievers in the OCJA Certification will have the opportunity to be enrolled in our Innovation Hub as Entrepreneurs and others will have priority access to get placed as Interns or full time jobs in various Tech Companies. Some of the trainees will also get freelance projects to work on through our Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) Scheme.

The training will run in three (3) batches where 25 people will be trained per batch which makes a total of 75 people in the batches.

The Dates and Details of the Training Are:
Training I

  • Date: April 4th -7th
  • Time: 9am-4pm
  • Course: SQL Database

Training II

  • Date: April 10th -13th
  • Time: 9am-4pm
  • Course: SQL Database

Training III

  • Date: April 18th -21st
  • Time: 9am-4pm
  • Course: Java Programming using Greenfoot

Requirements for the Oracle SQL Training

  • Must have a BSc/HND or a final year student in the University/Polytechnic.
  • Must have studied or currently studying a course in Faculty of Science or Engineering.
  • Must not be more than 31years old.
  • Must either be a recent Unemployed Graduate or a Final Year Student based in Lagos.
  • Must have a passion for ICT
  • Previous entrepreneurial experience (with proof) will be an added advantage.
  • Ladies are HIGHLY encouraged to apply.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified applicants should write a letter stating why they deserve to attend this training and attach an updated CV and send to: [email protected] The Subject of the email should be the title of the training they wish to attend. Either ‘SQL Database’ or ‘Java Programming’.

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