Training Everywhere

Training, Training Everywhere, nor a relevant course to decide upon (With apologies to Samuel Taylor Coleridge) I’m sure you will agree, it can all be just a little overwhelming! While it’s a wonderful thing our digital industry has stepped up to address the ever-increasing digital skills shortage, everyday thousands of offers for free training come from: Specialised training organisations Governments Not for profit Product suppliers And We, at SkillsTx,...

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SkillsTx are the first to develop and deliver the new SFIA Accredited Assessor training SkillsTx are proud to be the first SFIA Accredited Global Training Provider to develop and deliver SFIA Accredited Assessor training. The training is based on the new syllabus for the SFIA Assessor training. The syllabus was created by the SFIA Foundation to formalize the criteria for fully competent Assessors. It leads them...

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SkillsTx Training

The SkillsTx Education series of SFIA based training is live SkillsTx have been consistently the largest provider of SFIA accredited training across the globe and we have now launched our self-paced online eLearning through two Learning Management System (LMS) platforms:   1 - For SkillsTx License holders (includes those with FREE Personal licenses) – If you have a current SkillsTx license you can enrol HERE to register for...

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An itch I need to scratch

An Itch I need to Scratch - Label, Labels, Tags and Tags I must admit, I am truly privileged. I often get the opportunity to speak with ICT Industry thought-leaders, world class academics and People and Culture specialists. Their insights, usually based on solid experience, provides a great channel of input into our solution roadmap. And yet, there is an overriding theme that creates an itch I...

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SFIA promises benefits

Our TOP 5 SFIA hacks The Problem You heard that the Skills Framework for the Information Age (SFIA) is an excellent framework for digital skills management, and it all seems to make a lot of sense, so you decided to take it on board. BUT you are NOT seeing the promised benefits or ROI. Or, maybe you are still deciding and want to ensure you realise benefits.   Well,...

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SFIA Accredited Partner

SkillsTx and SFIA A winning combination for Digital Skills Management WHY did we create SkillsTx: In a world where there is a critical dependency on technology, we realise that no matter how clever we are with the technology itself, the essential element is having the right people with the appropriate knowledge, skills, competencies and experience. It’s a competitive environment with many reporting skills shortages, so organizations need to...

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Quick and Dirty

  Quick and dirty skill data can be tempting in the short term! OK, let’s get serious for a moment about why quick and dirty is not optimum. You want data that will help you make KEY decisions. And I’m talking about very important decisions such as, what skills do I need to build and what skills can I make better use of (mobilise)? These are crucial...

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Skills NOT Tools

ALERT: A list of tools is NOT a professional skills inventory BUT all too often this is the situation. It’s like saying the skill of arboriculture (tree surgery) and cabinet making are the same because they both use a saw!! You need clear skill definitions preferably based on a global skills framework, of course, SFIA (Skills Framework for the Information Age) is definitely worth considering because it’s the de-facto...

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SkillsTx now has integrated Bongo Video Assessment Technology.   This partnership brings enhanced and scalable validated skills assessment at a distance For publication: BRISBANE, Queensland, June 25, 2020   SkillsTx proudly announces a partnership with Bongo Allowing the integration of their asynchronous video assessment within the SkillsTx solution. Bongo is a world leader in video assessment technology for evaluation and feedback. Confirmation of skills can now be distributed across a peer...

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SkillsTx Education launches certified training for people managers and system administrators.       Both these training courses include SFIA basics and impart the knowledge to truly exploit the benefits of SkillsTx and SFIA.     Many of our clients are happy to exploit our online support options including tutorials and context based help to drive their use of SkillsTx. However, we also recognize that some of our clients prefer the formal 'proof' that...

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