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Open P-TECH has changed its name to SkillsBuild for Students and Educators.

Jump Start your Career Exploration through Coca-Cola HBC and IBM!

What am I signing up for? 

Interested in developing the most important skills for your future success? Want to jump start a career in business, but not sure what skills you need or how to start? Curious to learn about new technologies that are shaping the world around you? Sign up for IBM’s Open P-TECH below and gain access to essential life, business, technology, and workplace skill development from three premier partners!

Learn about Business and Life Skills from Coca-Cola HBC

IBM’s Open P-TECH features premier learning content from Coca-Cola HBC’s #YouthEmpowered. #YouthEmpowered is Coca-Cola HBC’s flagship programme aimed at supporting young people and increasing their employability. Sign up at the link about and support your transition from school to meaningful employment, while learning how to adapt to changing work environments. Additionally, #YouthEmpowered offers mentoring sessions alongside Coca-Cola HBC senior managers. As a result, programme participants are also able to build professional and personal networks.

Learn about emerging technologies and workplace skills from IBM

IBM’s Open P-TECH is a free site to learn about the technologies that are changing the world around all of us, as well as the workplace skills that companies across the world are looking for in their next employees. With content from IBM, you can learn about emerging technology careers and begin to build core tech and professional skills through the learning content on the site.


What do I need in order to be able to use Open P-TECH? 

You will need an internet-connected device and an email address. The platform and content are all accessible via mobile.

Is there a connection to Nigeria with this program?

Yes, this collaboration is being led in Nigeria by Nigerian Bottling Company Ltd or NBC. NBC is a growth-focused consumer packaged goods business and the strategic bottling partner of the Coca-Cola company in Nigeria. NBC has come a long way in Nigeria, growing with the country. This year, NBC will celebrate its 70th year of operating in Nigeria. The company was incorporated in November 1951 with manufacturing operations kicking off in 1953 from the basement of Mainland Hotel in Oyingbo, Lagos. Our operations have continued to grow over the years and today NBC operates 8 manufacturing plants and distribution centers spread across Nigeria. We have a workforce of over 2,700 Full-Time Direct employees with more than 7,000 dealers and contributes to the livelihood of millions of people in Nigeria.

Ready to start your learning journey? Sign up now!