TITLE

News: News briefs

PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
IT Training;Jun2004, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information related to information technological (IT) industries. Growing pressure on businesses to protect themselves against cybercrime has prompted security consultancy Commissum to set up a training course with e-learning firm Absolutely Training. The course is designed for companies aiming to educate their employees about the dangers of electronic crime and consists of an overview, a guide to threats, and best practice. IT courses are proving popular with workers at a Milton Keynes shopping centre, where a training centre was set up last November. The centre— skillscentre: mk— was set up to help employees develop their careers in retail, and many have chosen to take IT courses. Scenta, an offshoot of the Engineering and Technology Board, and CareerSpace, a consortium of nine IT companies, are working together on a careers website for the European IT industry. The site content will include the different types of IT job, the skills that are needed, and interviews with IT professionals.
ACCESSION #
14576596

 

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