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Skills Ignition SG is a Grow With Google Program born out of collaboration between Google, IMDA, EDB and SkillsFuture Singapore in support of the SGUnited Jobs and Skills Package. It is a new jobs and skills training initiative for 3,000 local entry-level and mid-career jobseekers, aimed at boosting their employment opportunities and providing vital industry experience amid a challenging labour market.
Based on Google’s tried and tested curricula, Skills Ignition SG offers two programmes, one focusing on providing on-the job training opportunities and another focusing on skills upgrading in areas of Digital Marketing and Cloud Technology, supported by IMDA and SSG respectively.