Google has recently announced the launch 0f 'Maharat min Google' in Arabic in hopes of aiding those in the MENA region who are seeking employment or looking to advance their careers. Maharat Min Google is based on a blended learning model and offers courses, tools, and in-person digital skill training for their users. The platform currently houses 100 lessons among 26 core topics in digital marketing that include search engine marketing, social media, video, e-Commerce, geo-targeting, data analytics, and more.
Google will provide certification upon completion of a full course, which is estimated to take around nine hours from start to finish.
“We’re delighted to be bringing ‘Maharat Min Google’ to the Middle East and North Africa – our contribution to the future of the workforce in MENA. This program is free of charge, available in Arabic and accessible on any platform. ‘Maharat Min Google’ draws on our 20-year history of building products, platforms, and services that connect people and businesses, helping them grow and succeed online. We know how valuable digital tools are to MENA’s future and we at Google are proud to be an engine supporting their growth,” said Google’s president of business operations across Europe, Middle East and Africa, Matt Brittin.
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