If you, like many others, are working from home, then now is the time to take the opportunity to find out more about ‘SFIA’ – the Skills Framework for the Information Age’.

During April and May, we’re offering two NEW Live Virtual SFIA Courses, which will help you understand SFIA better, appreciate its benefits, and consider how it can help the IT function of your organisation become more focused, efficient and effective when the country gets back to normal.

There will be two courses on offer through the months of April and May, in two different time slots, run by one of our senior SFIA Accredited Consultants.

Date Time Course Type
15/04/2020 14:00 – 16:30 Aligning IT Job Descriptions to SFIA
22/04/2020 14:00 – 16:30 SFIA Implementation Workshop
29/04/2020 10:00 – 12:30 Aligning IT Job Descriptions to SFIA
6/05/2020 10:00 – 12:30 SFIA Implementation Workshop

Course 1: “Aligning (‘mapping’) IT Job Descriptions to SFIA

This course will focus on aligning and mapping your existing job descriptions to the SFIA framework. We will utilise our SFIA-approved IT Skills Analysis (‘ITSA’) tool to show you how to easily complete and manage this process.

Topics covered:

  • Understanding the background to SFIA
  • Interpreting the SFIA Framework’s levels and skill codes
  • Breaking down SFIA code descriptors
  • Learning how to create a SFIA Job Role Profile
  • Using SFIA Role Profiles
  • Using SFIA effectively within your organisation
  • Benefits of SFIA alignment

* Book your place on this course now!*

Course 2: “SFIA Implementation Workshop

This course will give you guidance on how to successfully adopt SFIA in your organisation.

Topics covered:

  • Understanding the background to SFIA
  • Interpreting the SFIA Framework’s levels and skill codes
  • Understanding the purpose of SFIA and its potential for your organisation
  • Defining required IT competencies from an organisation’s perspective
  • Aligning your organisation’s skills with SFIA definitions
  • Various assessment methods
  • Analysing and measuring skill requirements
  • Using SFIA effectively within your organisation
  • The benefits of implementing SFIA

* Book your place on this course now!*

If either (or both) of these workshops sound like they would be a good fit for you, please reserve your place using the booking form linked above.

Each course is priced at £199 + VAT per person and will last around 2.5 – 3 hours each. We recommend registering for both courses to get the full value from what they have to offer, and by doing that you can benefit from the discounted price of £349 + VAT per person for the pair.

On receipt of your order, we will send you a PayPal invoice which you will be able to pay online using a credit or debit card. On receipt of your payment, we will send you your dial-in instructions via email.

Note: If you would like us to deliver either or both courses for several people in your organisation on a date to suit you and your colleagues, please email us at enquiries@validateskills.com to find out about our bulk discount price and arrange a suitable date.

We look forward to welcoming you on one or both of our courses. 

Kind regards,

The ValidateSkills.com team