Learning Programs

Digital Nova Scotia supports a wide variety of skills development programs in the tech sector. We develop and facilitate digital skills training that covers a range of topics suitable for people at different stages of their careers, from students and entry-level employees to mid-level and experienced professionals.

Some of our training programs are open to the public, while others are exclusive to our members or have specific eligibility requirements. If you have questions about qualifying for a learning program we offer please contact us at


Team Development Lessons From Sports

July 14 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Part 2: Leading Teams, Communication Communication is a huge part of sports; a pitcher communicating with a catcher, a coach communicating a game plan, or a teammate calling for a pass. There are countless examples of verbal and non-verbal communication in sports that drive outcomes we desire or miscommunications that lead to an outcome w [...]

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The Ethics of AI & Machine Learning

July 15 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am

In Part 3 of our 3-part series, Jennifer LaPlante from DeepSense will discuss how participants can navigate the social, cultural, political and ethical implications of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning. Attendees will learn about existing regulations, ethical processes, and the risks that companies and organizations take as the [...]

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Personal Branding That Works for You

July 16 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

The session will start with an introduction to what personal branding is (and isn’t) and its role in job search and career building in the technology industry. Participants will be guided through a discovery process to help them: Clearly and concisely articulate their personal brand Highlight their their values, key messages, and “persona [...]

Ways To Measure Your Online Efforts

July 17 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

This is the fourth session in a series of foundational digital marketing lunch and learns provided by IGNITE and Digital Nova Scotia. You’ve been working hard at growing your online presence. You’re active on social media, creating content for your website and/or recommending people to visit your site so they do business with you. But are [...]

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Team Development Lessons From Sports

July 21 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am

Part 3: Growing Teams, A Winning Team The most famous winning sports franchises didn't become winners because they had the right players, they started to win because they got those players to work together and play their positions effectively. Getting players to work together is a key element in creating a winning organization! In this 90 [...]

SEO Brunch

July 27 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

About this Event SEO Brunch | Event Schedule 12:30-1:00: 10-Minute SEO Audit (TBA) 1:00-1:30: Guest Speaker (TBA) 1:30-2:00: Q&A Period What is SEO Brunch? SEO Brunch is a meet-up of people who are interested in Search Engine Optimization. The community varies from professionals who have worked in the space for a long time to those ne [...]


Upcoming Events

In addition to learning programs powered by Digital Nova Scotia, we maintain a full events calendar featuring upcoming events hosted by us and by our members.