NASSCOM and Jigsaw Launch Online Course on Foundation IoT
The NASSCOM and Jigsaw online course will cover tools such as Python, Fritzing, Arduino IDE Simulator and Kafka
NASSCOM FutureSkills and Jigsaw have announced the launch of their popular Foundation IoT course led by industry experts to meet growing demand from learners. With emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence, blockchain, big data, analytics, cloud computing, cybersecurity, Internet of Things and virtual reality changing the future of work, this collaboration will converge many technologies working in tandem to solve real world business problems. and develop new products and services, says a press release.
The collaboration will focus on digital literacy by improving learners’ skills in emerging technologies and sought-after professional skills. The initiative is industry-driven and fills real-world gaps to prepare learners to navigate the wave of digital disruption. The program has gained traction and is designed to cover the fundamentals of the four components of the Internet of Things (IoT), ranging from IoT devices connected by sensors or ‘objects’ to IoT gateways and cloud platforms, as well as data collection and analysis. Participants will also learn about the designs of microcontrollers, sensors, and IoT network protocols, as well as an in-depth understanding of the analytics function in the Internet of Things.
The program is best suited for university students enrolled in fields such as engineering, computer science, statistics, physical sciences or mathematics, professionals who wish to improve their skills and broaden their career prospects, and enthusiasts tech companies who want to learn more about IoT and the tech buzz. Attendees will receive a certificate of participation from Jigsaw and a FutureSkills Prime badge, which they can attach to their LinkedIn profile to show their IoT mastery to potential employers and professional networks. More information about the course is available on the Jigsaw website.