The Ministry of Economy ordered the creation of the Argentina Program 4.0 plan, as a continuation of the Argentina Programin order to give it “a greater boost” and thus train 70,000 programmers by the end of 2023, “respecting a federal and gender perspective” and also “reducing pre-existing inequalities.”
The measure was formalized through resolution 630/2022, published this Monday in the Official Gazettewhich also establishes that the Knowledge Economy Secretariat will be the application authority of the program.
The objective of the same, clarified the norm, consists of “strengthening the productive capacities of the students for their incorporation in the software industry and related sectors through the dictation of training courses in cooperation with national public universities, training institutes and companies that provide educational services.
They will be able to access the training courses of the program “all those people over 17 years of age who reside within the Argentine territory”in accordance with the provisions of the annexes to the resolution.
“Each tool will be strategically disseminated and accompanied jointly with the network of participating actors, national and provincial public universities, industries in the sector, training institutes, local governments”,
Through Argentina Program 4.0, “the necessary tools will be offered to carry out the training actions for all those registered, within the deadlines established in the current regulations, with virtual class systems, assistance and connection time for the participants”was indicated in the standard.
Likewise, the program will have the participation of “trainer-participant-tutor relationship management, evaluation management, virtual repository of material and videos, interface accessible via the web and any type of device with internet connectivity, level of security and confidentiality, administrator of communications, mail and forums, among others”.
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It will also include “the various trainings that are provided in the face-to-face mode, b-learning (blended learning) or asynchronous,” it was specified.
“Each tool will be strategically disseminated and accompanied jointly with the network of participating actors, national and provincial public universities, industries in the sector, training institutes, local governments”, added the resolution.
In the recitals, it was specified that with Argentina Program “To date, 1,100 people have been trained and certified in programming” and that the Ministry of Economy “considers it convenient to give said program a greater boost, aiming to train 70,000 people by the end of 2023, respecting a federal and gender perspective with the aim of reducing pre-existing inequalities.”
To achieve this objective, “the creation of a program that expands the universe of trainers in order to achieve the indicated objective is encouraged.”