Australian unis lag on cyber measures

03 August, 2022

Some of the country's top universities — along with their UK and US counterparts — are lagging on basic cybersecurity measures.

Innovation education for 'gap year' generation

20 April, 2022

Following a nearly two-year hiatus of international travel and study programs, edtech company HEX has launched its global immersive program for startups.

Quantum education program to push Australian science

09 March, 2022

Based at the University of Western Australia (UWA), the new program will enable researchers and students to upskill in the emerging area of quantum computing.

ISACA offers new certification for emerging tech

27 April, 2021

ISACA is offering the CET certification to help IT professionals upskill and cross-skill in emerging technologies.

DSO to train, employ thousands in pilot to close digital skills gap

04 December, 2020

Indigenous Australians, mature-aged and young people will be among those to be trained as data analysts, in a program to close the digital skills gap.

Tiny device harvests energy to power mobile phones

19 October, 2020

Researchers are searching for invisible power from low-frequency vibrations in the environment, to power mobile phones and pacemakers.

Free online courses to target skills shortage in tech sector

15 October, 2020

Micro-skills marketplace Skill Finder provides free online courses for all Australians looking to reskill or upskill in the tech sector, following COVID-19.

Gartner: employees only applying half of newly learned skills

31 August, 2020 | Supplied by: Gartner Australasia Pty Ltd

New research from Gartner has revealed that employees are only applying 54% of the new skills they have learned.

RMIT to assist in upskilling the Singaporean market

18 August, 2020

RMIT Online has partnered with the Singapore Institute of Management to provide a range of courses in sectors such as AI and cybersecurity.

IBM launches SkillsBuild, a free digital learning platform

18 August, 2020

IBM and Soldier On have launched SkillsBuild, a free digital learning platform, to provide an opportunity for military veterans to upskill for a future in technology.

TAFE NSW, NSWCSIN launch online cybersecurity course

17 June, 2020 by Amy Sarcevic

The nine industry-aligned modules will provide specialist skills to meet emerging needs in this growing, understaffed sector.

Consortium launches security, blockchain postgrad courses

27 May, 2020 by Amy Sarcevic

RMIT, IBM, Palo Alto and Stone & Chalk have joined forces to offer postgraduate certificates to help meet industry demand for emerging IT specialisations.

85% of firms using webinars during COVID-19

27 May, 2020 by Amy Sarcevic

Investment in webinars has grown exponentially, with 59% of firms looking to spend more on the technology in 2020.

Education technology media channel launched

05 May, 2020

WF Media has launched futureED, a new digital and print channel focusing on education technology for the K-12, TAFE and further education sectors.

Cybersecurity needs grads with a soft side, study reveals

30 April, 2020 by Amy Sarcevic

Cybersecurity masters degrees aren't teaching enough of the soft skills employers want.

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