Mumbai: TCS iON, a strategic unit of Tata Consultancy Services, a leading global IT services, consulting and business solutions organization, announced a free, a 15 days self-paced digital certification program called Career Edge, to sharpen career skills of college going students and professionals during this period of lockdown.

Career Edge is a free two weeks online digital program followed by an online digital assessment and certification. The program is offered from TCS iON’s Digital Learning Hub platform. This program is specially designed for the college students/working professionals to enhance their career skills by helping them effectively utilise the time at hand during lockdown. The program consists of nano videos, case studies and assessments that will help the learners to understand, evaluate their strengths and weaknesses. Career Edge also carries useful recorded webinars hosted by TCSers to make it interesting and practical.

Commenting on the announcement, Venguswamy Ramaswamy, Global Head, TCS iON said, “These are unprecedented times and our response has to be quick and effective — leading from the crisis of today to the next normal that will emerge after the pandemic. While we can’t predict the future, we at TCS iON are trying our best to reach all segments of the society and prepare them for the new Indi where remote working and digital skills will become the norm. However, as the world continues to go digital, soft skills are going to be more important than ever. Therefore, while TCS iON Digital Glass Room will reach out to schools and colleges, Career Edge is for the youth in the colleges to enhance their career skills and make them future ready.”