GDS Academy course descriptions

The Government Digital Service (GDS) Academy offers public servants training in agile and digital project management techniques.

The GDS Academy’s purpose is to transform the way government designs services for its users. It provides learning and experience that enable graduates to work on agile digital development projects, building services to meet users’ needs.

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Courses for non-specialists

These introductory courses aim to give participants a solid foundation and new skills to apply directly to their work.

Courses for people in digital roles

These courses let people working with multidisciplinary teams explore new techniques and methodologies.

Courses for senior leaders

These courses are aimed at people responsible for leading digital services, projects or programmes.

Emerging Technology Development Programme

A 10-week programme of bespoke, expert-level learning on emerging technologies for civil servants in technical roles.

  1. Emerging Technology Development Programme
Published 16 October 2017
Last updated 11 December 2018 + show all updates
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