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CSIR Learning Factory supports skills development and innovation in 4IR

24 November 2021 News

The CSIR has established a Learning Factory to support South African industries in acquiring the skills needed to maximise the benefits of the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR). The first online course – an introduction to the 4IR in South Africa – is now available and delivered fully online, accessible free of charge at your convenience until 31 January 2022. Visit https://courses.4irsa.co.za to register for the course.

Training covers the following themes:

Internet-of-Things.

• Digital lifecycle management.

• Augmented reality for supplementing human operation.

• Totally integrated automated and robotics.

• Additive manufacturing.

• Smart systems for smart infrastructure.

• Cybersecurity.

• Big data analytics.

• Simulation.

• Cloud computing and edge processing.




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