Free training and tools to help you get a tech job you’ll love.

Gain foundational skills to help you prepare for an entry-level job in tech, while earning credentials and getting guidance from technology experts. All at no cost.

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Find the job that’s right for you.

Explore our course catalog to find the job role that makes sense for you. Learn more about the job role, see available courses and badges, and start gaining skills.

Skills over degrees

Many employers today are looking for skills, not just degrees.

With SkillsBuild for Job Seekers, you’ll gain core technology and workplace skills aligned to in-demand jobs. Plus, you can earn professional badges to show employers what you’ve achieved.

By 2022, the World Economic Forum predicts that nearly half of all jobs will require technology skills.


Each year, 20% of new IBM hires don’t have a four-year college degree. And this number’s only growing.

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Learn and earn

Gain skills and earn professional credentials.

Earn digital badges from IBM and other professional organizations—at no cost. Add these badges to your professional networking profile to showcase your skills and boost your job prospects.

More tools for you

Get the tools you need to support your career journey.

Use our free career assessment tool to assess your skills and capabilities and find your best career match.

Connect with IBMers for one-on-one conversations and get tips to help you land your dream job.

Join the community and connect with other job seekers for support and resources.

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SkillsBuild for Job Seekers is an invaluable compilation of soft skills and technical skills that can be applied to almost any job. I’ve earned three badges and am working toward more. It’s hard to believe it’s free!
Tammy BrownAdministrator, Baton Rouge Community College


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