Certnexus’ IoT Certifications Have Been Approved For HRDF & PSMB Funding

Industry: Technology

IoTBIZ, Certified IoT Practitioner (CIoT) and Certified IoT Security Practitioner (CIoTSP) have all been approved by HRDF Industry Scheme (INDCERT) by Pembangunan Sumber Manusia Berhad (PSMB) in Malaysia.

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In line with the current national agenda, HRDF is focused to intensify up-skilling, cross skilling and reskilling programs especially in the technical skill-based and hard skill programs that will help Malaysia to become a high-income economy by 2020. This aspiration is highly dependable on having a 50% highly skilled workforce out of the total working population. This is necessary not only to increase the knowledge and skill intensity of the workforce, but also to equip them with specialized and up-to-date skills as production techniques become increasingly automated and complex. Retraining and skills upgrading is also of paramount importance to enhance the quality of the workforce so that it is versatile and adaptable to a changing technological and industrial environment.

The HRDF will also foster workers’ flexibility and job security through the process of retraining and skills upgrading. This is particularly significant as Malaysia ’s economy is dynamic and open which is bound to be exposed to the unexpected and technological changes. Arising from this; most of the current jobs need to be restructured and sometimes become obsolete. For more information on HRDF, click here.

IotBIZ is designed for business professionals who want to learn the business advantages and technical challenges of planning and implementing Internet of Things devices and related systems. This micro-credential is intended for business executives, decision-makers, stakeholders, and project managers who are seeking to grow their organization through IoT solutions. CertNexus’ Certified Internet of Things Practitioner (CIoTP) is a comprehensive certification designed to validate that individuals in a wide variety of job functions have practical hands-on knowledge of the important concepts, components, and procedures that are core to an IoT ecosystem. The CIoTP exam is accredited under the ANSI/ISO/IEC 17024 standard. Finally, the Certified IoT Security Practitioner (CIoTSP™) certification program upskills teams by validating the knowledge, skills, and abilities to secure network environments for IoT devices, analyze vulnerabilities and determine reasonable controls against threats, and effectively monitor IoT devices and respond to incidents. To learn more about any of the IoT certifications, click here.

About CertNexus

CertNexus is a vendor-neutral certification body, providing emerging technology certifications and micro-credentials for Business, Data, Development, IT, and Security professionals. CertNexus’ mission is to assist in closing the emerging tech global skills gap while providing individuals with a path towards establishing rewarding careers in Artificial Intelligence (AI), Data Science, Data Ethics, Internet of Things (IoT), and Cybersecurity. For more information, connect with CertNexus at https://certnexus.com or contact us at info@certnexus.com.

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