Business accelerator, Philips Consulting Limited, has advised the public to leverage technology to improve their development and reskilling.
Programme Lead, Innovation & Investments, Fikunayomi Aluko, who spoke during the launch of micro-services platform tagged pcl micro courses by the firm, said: “Technology is nothing but a tool of leverage. There is no better time than now to use innovative, intuitive, and collaborative technologies to deliver a rich learning experience to millions of young Nigerian professionals and youth, thereby retooling them for the future of work.”
Micro courses is a tool that drive the reskilling of ecosystems and support diverse communities, with interactive platforms that bridge the transition gap into the future.
The platform is a virtually led interactive learning intervention. The unique and innovative price point of each course is designed to enable accessibility for the busy corporate professional, student, unemployed graduate, and lifelong learner.
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Its Head of Training, Nwaji Jibunoh said to redirect the prevailing learning narrative, micro courses is creating an opportunity for corporate professionals, the unemployed, students, and those seeking to gain more knowledge and skills to have the chance through capacity development to bring themselves out of poverty and unemployability.
He said the team would psychometrically profile learners and guide them to courses they genuinely need for their development. Every course offered is an opportunity to interact with hundreds of minds per bite-sized session and active learners are prioritised into the pcl. talent pool for job opportunities, he added.