Meet market demand and get global recognition of your programmes or trainings


ESSA provides you with the practical tools to be the driving force that empowers current and future software professionals to stay ahead of the challenges of the sector.

Skill, upskill, and reskill individuals

Our 1-year long study on emerging and current job-ready software skills led to the development of an EU Software Skills Strategy and educational profiles. The curricula and learning programmes we design will bring concrete solutions to up-/reskill individuals into in-demand software-related jobs.

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Educating for jobs

We know how challenging it can be to keep programmes up to date. Our job is to offer you ready-to-unroll programmes. It will be fit to train people for professional software roles. On top of that, we are also working on certification and accreditation frameworks, and an EU mobility programme. One step at a time.

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Stronger together

Obviously, it is harder to reach any achievement when working in silos. That's why we want to open your opportunities by nurturing a practice-oriented community so you can connect with your peers and also with people from the larger software communities in Europe.

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All News | 29/03/2023

ESSA deploys learning programmes for software up- and reskilling across Europe

ESSA starts a new phase to bridge the software skills gap in Europe. We are moving from…

News | 21/02/2023

ESSA Newsletter | New in! 👤3 new tools for learning providers to match software skills market needs

NEW IN: Creating and updating curricula and learning programmes for software professionals has just…

All News | 17/02/2023

How to Boost Software Professionals’ Soft Skills, concretely?

While software professionals’ learning programmes do ensure learners get the necessary technical s…