Young Enterprise Scotland Accenture Digital Skills Student with VR Headset
Company Programme Finalist with VR Headset at Festival of Youth Enterprise

Develop your digital confidence today with Young Enterprise Scotland and Accenture Digital Skills

Young Enterprise Scotland has partnered with Accenture Digital Skills to help young people across Scotland develop the skills they will need for the future job market.  Whether you’re looking for a new job or want to start your own business, digital skills are the key to success. From mechanics to 3D modeling, plumbing to programming, many industries now rely on digital technology. Get ahead by improving your digital skills, for free!


What is Accenture Digital Skills? 

Accenture Digital Skills is a digital skills programme with an expanding catalogue of courses. Students can complete the courses independently in their own time through the Future Learn E-learning platform, or they can learn as a class in workshops facilitated by a Young Enterprise Scotland Programme Executive. The courses are free for students to access and come with a certificate of completion from Accenture.  


Explore the Courses and Get a Certificate

Access to the Accenture Digital Skills Courses is free.  Each course will take approximately 2-6 hrs to complete and there are lots of extra resources available to help you further your knowledge. Click on the links below to be taken to the course on Future Learn. 


"Get ahead by improving your digital skills, for free! " 

Claire completed the Accenture Digital Skills Programme to help launch her jewellery business after graduating from City of Glasgow College.

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  • Discover the ability of artificial intelligence to transform everyday life and reshape the way you work.
  • Learn about some of the different digital marketing strategies and techniques that are available for businesses to use.
  • Learn about how digital is changing the world of work, and how you can successfully grow your career in the digital age.
  • Learn about mobile design, development and creating mobile experiences, as well as bigger concepts related to mobile technology.
  • Discover the impact digital technology is having on the retail industry and what it means for customers.
  • Learn how to use social media for business, from creating a social media presence to measuring success.
  • Learn about why user experience (UX) is important, the research and design basics and the tools and testing techniques used in UX.
  • Learn about the role of analytics in business, the types of analytics and techniques used and why they are important.
  • Investor In People
  • Cyber Essentials
  • Big Lottery Fund
  • Voluntary Code of Practice for Social Enterprise in Scotland
  • Investors In Young People
  • Family Friendly Working Scotland
  • Disability Confident
  • Living Wage Employer
  • Good Fundraising

About YES

Our Vision is for Scotland to be a place where all young people are given the opportunity to have a rewarding future in work and life - no matter where they start
their journey.

Our Mission is to inspire & equip all young people to learn, develop and reach their full potential through enterprise.

In everything that we do, we will work with the following values: Integrity, Enthusiasm, Creativity & Collaboration.

Contact Us

Young Enterprise Scotland
Rouken Glen Centre
Rouken Glen Park
Thornliebank
Glasgow
G46 7UG
Scotland
United Kingdom

+44 (0)141 406 7722
0141 406 7722
admin@yes.org.uk

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