ReadyForIT is the course dedicated to refugees interested in a career in IT
If you are interested in becoming a professional in Cybersecurity and IT Support

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Target

Based in Italy and between 19 and 34 years old, who are:​

  • With fragile financial and/or social backgrounds
  • Possibly with higher education or university degree
  • With backgrounds, work experience or desire, passion, attitude to work in IT​
  • Unemployed or working part time and willing to start an IT career​ 
  • Fluent in English (both spoken and written), for migrants and refugees also basic Italian is required (minimum B1) 
  • For migrants and refugees: a valid “permesso di soggiorno” (work permit) or in the process of issuing​ is required.
The upcoming event
  •  Classes will be held from April 2nd to the end of July on the ZOOM platform.
  • The total commitment is approximately 500 hours (5-6 hours per day are required). 
  • ZOOM meetings will take place from Monday to Friday at varying times between 9:00 AM and 8:00 PM, and the schedule will be communicated at the beginning of the course. 
  • To successfully complete the course, it is mandatory to attend 80% of the meetings
  • The course provides the opportunity to obtain international Cisco "Essentials" certificates in IT, Networks, and Cybersecurity, with the support of Certified Cisco Instructors. 
  • Career opportunities include IT Support Specialist, Help Desk Specialist, Cyber Security Analyst, and SOC Analyst.
Basic Equipment
  • Laptops (refurbished)​
  • Individual support by professional coaches and mentors ​
  • Rosetta Stone licenses to improve Italian language​, if needed.
Graduation day
June 2023