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Industry Consultation on the Updates of Specification of Competency Standards (SCS) for ICT Industry (16.5.2022)

The ICT Industry Training Advisory Committee (ITAC) has completed the updating exercise for the SCS for ICT industry. The updates mainly cover the relevant competency requirements in view of the development of the six emerging areas, i.e. AI, Cloud Computing, Cybersecurity, Data Science, eSports Technology and IoT. The proposed Vocational Qualifications Pathways (VQP) which cover the principal job posts and their competency requirements are also drawn up for reference by the industry stakeholders, and facilitate them to apply the SCS to various areas, e.g. Human Resources Management, staff training, course development.

The industry consultation starts from 16 May 2022 to 15 July 2022. Stakeholders who wish to send feedbacks on the updates of SCS may complete and return the questionnaire to the Qualifications Framework Secretariat (QFS) via email (ratsoi@hkqf.hk) during the consultation period.

The relevant consultation documents and questionnaire are provided below:

A Review on Development of ICT Industry
Proposed Vocational Qualifications Pathways (VQP) for the six emerging areas:
 - AI
 - Cloud Computing
 - Cybersecurity
 - Data Science
 - eSports Technology
 - IoT
Full List of Units of Competency (UoCs)
Detailed Content of Units of Competency (UoCs)

Industry Consultation Session on the Updates of SCS

The ICT ITAC will conduct an industry consultation session to share with the participants on the updates of SCS and the relevant information for application of SCS and VQP.  Details of the consultation session are provided below.  For registration, please click the link below for completion and submission of registration form.

Date: 8 July 2022 (Friday)

Time:3:00-4:00pm (participants could login from 2:40pm)

Mode:Online Zoom Webinar (Zoom link will be sent to the successfully registered participants 2 days prior to the event)

Registration for the Consultation Session (Chinese version only)

Rundown (Chinese version only)