To boost digital skills development, GoDaddy partners with EduSkills
GoDaddy partners with EduSkills to focus on creating a pool of talent by offering online training and certification program, GoDaddy Academy by GoDaddy. Additionally, the program also aims at providing training to the educators from EduSkills’ 800+ engineering colleges and partner universities all across the country.
The GoDaddy Academy offers a blend of elementary and advanced technology courses. The courses cover basic language concepts like Java Script and HTML and advanced topics like Cloud and Database applications. The GoDaddy venture also provide the understanding of WordPress website, comprising of SEO, ideas and tools of digital marketing, etc.
Commenting on this partnership, Shubhajit Jagadev, Executive Director, EduSkills said “the ongoing pandemic has definitely made Indians rethink about their career options, with many employers around the world choosing candidates with technical skills and other proficiencies needed to adjust to the new ways of working in a digital environment. We at EduSkills, have a strong vision to extend Industry 4.0 skills to higher education institutions and students across the nation. We believe that the GoDaddy Academy certifications will be an important addition helping to make our students more employable and relevant in the job market. We are excited to partner with GoDaddy for this initiative and work towards creating a digital skills ecosystem that prepares India’s workforce for jobs of the future.”
“With the variety of challenges and uncertainties being experienced by this global pandemic, digital technology has become integral to the way the world operates, especially in a developing nation like India. This has opened up avenues for young Indians to develop new age technology skill sets and explore differentiated career opportunities. We believe that the students who embrace these digital skills today will be the skilled entrepreneurs of tomorrow, shaping the future of a digital first India in the post COVID-19 new normal environment. Through our collaboration with EduSkills, we aim to help further digital readiness among the country’s youth and hope to create a vast pool of GoDaddy-certified web professionals better positioned to get qualified career placements in the industry,”Nikhil Arora, Vice President and Managing Director, GoDaddy India further added.
GoDaddy also offers the training to small business owners and entrepreneurs along with a 24/7 customer support to guide them in the growth of their respective ventures.
EduSkills invites all its partner universities and colleges to be a part of this initiative.