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

Setup for Success

Digital Nova Scotia and Saint Mary's University are extending an invitation to professionals working in the tech sector for a roundtable discussion on our joint research initiative, Setup for Success. As part of this ongoing research project, we recently conducted an industry survey to learn more about current onboarding practices within [...]

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Interested in learning more about the Next Level Skills Strategic Foresight program? Join your instructor, Ramy Nassar, who will provide an overview of this course, determine your eligibility for the program, and explore funding opportunities. Program Details It has been said that you shouldn’t drive a car while only looking in the rearvi [...]

Accessing International Talent & Immigration Resources in 2021

During this session, you will hear from Mary-Jo McKay from the Nova Scotia Office of Immigration and Population Growth and Al Tek from Halifax Partnership’s Labour Market Team. There will be an overview of the various provincial immigration streams for accessing international talent for your company, with a focus on the Provincial Nominee [...]

April SEO Brunch

SEO Brunch

April 26 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Join us for SEO Brunch the last Monday of every month. Learn valuable SEO tips & share knowledge with a group of like-minded individuals. SEO Brunch | Event Schedule 12:30-1:00: 10-Minute SEO Audit (TBA) 1:00-1:30: Guest Talk (TBA) 1:30-2:00: Q&A Period What is SEO Brunch? SEO Brunch is a meet-up of people who are interested in Se [...]

Hiring Strategies

Hiring Strategies

April 30 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

As a small business owner, knowing when to hire, how to hire and who to hire can be a complicated and time-consuming affair. With so much to take into consideration, where do you start (or when for that matter)? With 1000s of successfully completed searches under their belts, Shardeigh McGillivray and Nick Misener from the Venor recruitme [...]

Selling in the Modern Era

Selling in the Modern Era

May 12 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am

Sales and business development have changed. As ICT organizations, many of the strategies used to develop new businesses have been altered as a result of the pandemic. To stay relevant, we must find new ways to adapt. How has your sales process shifted in the last year? Are you concerned you may be falling behind? Join the Sandler Trainin [...]


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.