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Cyberlympics & Career Expo

The best of the world’s cyber community will be at Durham College on October 26th for Cyberlympics – an International event! Several cyber events will be happening in Durham throughout the month of October. On the day of the Cyberlympics, a CareerXpo will be held at Durham College. If you are a job seeker in … Continue reading

Cyber Training 1st in Canada

Digital threats are a reality and training is key. Offered for the first time in Canada, Durham College, Town of Ajax, EC-Council and siberX partnered to offer a Certified Threat Intelligence Analyst (CTIA) program. The course provides the best practices to detect, respond, and defeat focused threats which helps improve the organizational security posture. Click … Continue reading

AccessNow App

Thanks to funding from the Accessible Technology program the AccessNow app helps persons with disabilities locate accessible public spaces, restaurants and businesses. Visit Canada.ca/accessible-canada.   Read Employment E-News – September 2019 – Getting Serious in September Image provided by http://www.1COMMUNITY1.ca

Cyber Security Jobs In Demand

Cyber Security roles have never been more in demand! Data breaches are becoming more common and can cost an average of $3.62 million according to a 2017 report. For any sized company data breaches are an imminent threat and very expensive, including the cost of loss of credibility. It is no wonder that the need … Continue reading

Tech and Innovation in the Durham Region

Durham Region is home to a growing and thriving tech sector! On June 6, Durham College’s (DC) AI Hub held the Enable AI Summit, the first of its kind in Durham. In October, DC will host Global CyberLympics. It’s a big deal! Teams from all over the world will participate in an online cyber security … Continue reading

Top 10 In-Demand Jobs

At 5.6%, Canada’s unemployment rate is lower than it has been in 40 years and there is no sign of an increase anytime soon. But what types of workers does the economy need most? Randstad reports on Canada’s 10 most in demand jobs of 2019 and their pay. According to Randstad, there are two kinds … Continue reading

AI Opportunities

Careers in Artificial Intelligence offer opportunities for those new to the workforce and for those looking to transition to another career. Although studying in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) is the most obvious route to a career in AI, it is not the only one. Those in STEM may help create and develop the … Continue reading

Durham College and Tech

Durham College Office of Research Services, Innovation and Entrepreneurship (ORSIE) was recently awarded $2.24 million. A large portion of the funds ($2 million) will be applied over a five-year period to enhance Durham College’s Hub for Applied Research in Artificial Intelligence for Business Solutions, otherwise known as the AI Hub. Read the Oshawa Express article. … Continue reading

Technology Trends 2019

Advancing technologies including Artificial Intelligence (AI), Augmented Reality (AR) and the Internet of Things (IoT) continue to be a major trend in the future of business. In order to support the growing trend, a skilled labour force is needed. Knowing business trends can help you determine a career path. Click to view the top technology … Continue reading