Jump To IT

About the Program

Transform your future by developing in-demand tech skills and boosting your career prospects in the Tech & Information Technologies industry.

Our training program is designed to provide you with modern skills and mentor guidance, aiming to improve your employment opportunities to pursue a meaningful and future-proof career.

The program is sponsored by one of the largest independent technology services companies worldwide – Accenture – with featured support of SkillsAssembly & ITCE Training Center.

Gain in-demand skills & certification

Get into the IT industry by completing this one-of-a-kind program which covers a variety of in-demand technical and business skills for a future-proof career transformation through globally-accepted certification!

Get personal approach

Learn from experienced mentors in a productive training atmosphere – through a combination of classroom training, business simulations, and discussions delivered through an individual approach.

Skyrocket your career in IT

You will be provided with excellent networking opportunities with professionals from the industry during open workshops and Career Days to get you prepared to successfully find a job.

What to Expect?

The training program is accompanied by a blend of additional training modules which you will find below.

Core Training Modules

  • Core Skills for Data Roles
  • Querying Data with Microsoft Transact-SQL
  • Microsoft Power BI Data Analyst
  • Data Visualisation with Microsoft Power BI
  • AI Fundamentals
  • Intro to Generative AI
  • Develop Generative AI Solutions with Azure OpenAI Service

Additional Training Modules

Cloud Technology

To support your confident transition to IT, you will study the fundamentals of cloud technologies as well as HTML and web services which are widely popular and are considered as core competencies in the industry.

  • Core cloud concepts
  • Fundamentals of Microsoft Azure Core Services
  • General security features
  • Introduction to XML & HTML
  • Introduction to Web Services

Business Productivity in Microsoft 365

This module will help you get comfortable using Microsoft 365 cloud environment by summarizing the most frequently used features and valuable tips that will make you more productive in your daily work tasks. 

You will learn essential features in the following Microsoft products:

  • Productivity with Microsoft 365 suite
  • Productivity with Microsoft Teams and modern online collaboration platforms
  • Microsoft Excel for IT

Soft Skills
for Agile Teams

You will be introduced to essential business and interpersonal skills through a series of lectures, discussions, and lots of exercises in a positive and safe environment. Learn Agile soft skills to align working practices with behavior and values, to ensure a smooth transition to the new Agile way of working.

  • Key concepts of Agile
  • Business Communication
  • Adaptive Business Communication
  • Emotional Intelligence

Your Commitment

This 20-week training program is aimed at highly motivated people determined to transform their career and enter the IT world. The program is fully sponsored by Accenture and ITCE with featured support by Skills Assembly.

Self-funding Fee: 575 lv. incl. VAT

The fee includes:

  • Lab environment access
  • Exam preparation kits
  • Certification in 2 official Microsoft exams

The self-funding fee is considered a commitment to the student’s certification and in addition is used to sponsor a real-world lab environment and 2 Microsoft certifications.

Weekly Training Schedule:
Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays: 18:30-21:30h 
Some Saturdays: 09:00-12:00h 

Expected weekly time commitment: 24+ hours including time for self-preparation, instructor-led sessions, team projects, and lab environments.

Advance with Certification!

Training Program Stages

Please have in mind that the Training Program will be delivered in Bulgarian.

Application Period

The application period for entering the academy will stay open until the 20th of May, 2024

Training Program Period

  • Academy Duration: May – October 2024
  • Online Instructor-Led Sessions
  • Self-paced learning
  • Team Assignments
  • Lab Environment access

Certification Period

  • Exam Preparation Sessions
  • Microsoft Certification in PL300 and AI-900.
  • Graduation Event

Meet JumpToIT Alumni

Andrey Simov 
Quality and Security Lead at Amazon Alexa

JumpToIT was a turning point in my career. The knowledge I’ve gained and the contacts I’ve made open and keep opening doors for my professional growth in the IT industry.

JumpToIT Alumni – Class of 2018

Dimitar Kolev
Mobile Developer at Mansion Group

JumpToIt Training Program gave me the confidence to further pursue my dream job as a mobile developer. This program is an amazing opportunity to learn what you can expect from working in a big IT company – how to communicate and navigate in the ocean of processes, teams, tasks and be well prepared for the day-to-day work.

JumpToIT Alumni – Class of 2018

Gergana Ignatova
Junior SAP Consultant at KPMG IT Service OOD

Jump2IT is my flying start to the dreamt new career path. Here I discovered a whole new world – dedicated professors, from whom I learned so much, and amazing colleagues, who became my friends. The solid technical preparation that the Jump2IT program gave me, made it easier for me to continue upgrading my knowledge and skills as a current KPMG employee and to reach new professional heights. This is what I call a working formula for success!

JumpToIT Alumni – Class of 2020

Tsvetan Dukov
Quality Assurance Engineer at Experian

For me, the best advantages of the program were the attitude and commitment of the whole team. Their help and support throughout the whole Training Program and after its ending were of great importance. A huge part of the training modules had a completely practical approach, so it is very hard to say which aspects of the academy were most helpful. The training sessions combined specialized technical knowledge, as well as soft skills training which are essential for the successful adaptability within the working environment.

(Watch Tsvetan’s short interview to learn more about his experience with the Jump2IT Training Program –> HERE)

JumpToIT Alumni – Class of 2020

Media Appearances

Your Profile

  • You are unemployed or working in a non-IT industry field
  • You are in the final year of your graduation from university with a non-IT specialty 
  • Have completed university with a non-IT specialty 
  • You are highly motivated to enter the IT industry, and you are interested in developing yourself in the field of Data Analyst & AI.
  • You are fluent in Bulgarian, and your English language skills are on Intermediate level (at minimum) 
  • You are a team player with excellent communication skills 
  • You are eager to learn 
  • You have problem-solving abilities and analytical skills 
  • You have the required availability to attend all classes during the training program 
  • You are committed to successfully completing the program and demonstrating a great working ethic

Please note that all students must be technically equipped with a laptop or computer to ensure their participation in the online Microsoft Teams sessions.

Frequently Asked Questions

What perspectives can I expect upon completion of the training program?

This program is designed to prepare individuals to find a job in the IT industry and give them a successful start at their new careers where they will further learn and grow.

Are there any limitations on age?

No. Anyone is welcome to apply – no matter what age, gender, or background.

Will I receive a certificate upon completion of the program?

Yes, you will receive a certificate of completion that demonstrates your accomplishment of successfully completing the program and which you can share with potential employers. Furthermore, the fee for the program covers two exam vouchers for PL-300 and AI-900 Microsoft certifications which you will be able to pass within a certain period once the Data Analyst & AI Training Program has finished.

I don’t have experience in IT and I haven’t completed any technical studies – can I still apply?

Yes, you can – that’s the whole point! This program is aimed at people who have non-technical background and wish to enter the IT industry.

What does the application process look like?

The application process takes place in 3 simple steps:

  1. Submit your application resume & motivation letter.
  2. The candidates who successfully pass the next application round will be notified and invited to an interview. 
  3. The final group of candidates will be asked to enroll in the program and pay the tuition fee to secure their seat. 

Developed by:

Petar Torneff

Director ATC Accenture Bulgaria & Co-founder at SkillsAssembly

Dimitar Georgiev

Training Manager at ITCE & Co-founder at SkillsAssembly

Gergina Georgieva

Marketing & Business Development Manager at ITCE & Co-founder at SkillsAssembly

Project Team:

Lubomir Stefanov

Data Analyst Trainer

Antoniya Neycheva

Microsoft Office & Business Productivity Trainer & Consultant at ITCE

Kiril Baranski

Microsoft Trainer & Consultant at ITCE

Fadi Al Tawil

Microsoft Trainer

Nikolay Panchev

Head of AI Transformation at TeamLandi

Nikolay Markov

Chief AI Adoption Accelerator at TeamLandi

Rossitsa Calderon

Soft Skills Trainer

Rozalina Zaharieva

Microsoft Trainer

Ivan Zhelyazkov

Microsoft Trainer

Natalina Yankova

JumpToIT Community Lead & Training Administrator at ITCE

Petia Popova

JumpToIT Community Lead & Business Development Executive at ITCE

Maria Antova

JumpToIT Community Lead & Business Development Executive at ITCE

About Us

We are guided by the belief that every motivated person deserves the opportunity to develop modern skills and grow in the highly perspective and fast-growing IT industry.

United by this common vision, SkillsAssembly partners with Accenture Technology and ITCE to deliver best in-class training program and bridge the gap of constantly growing demand for talent by empowering people skillset and knowledge to ensure their future career realization. 

Accenture is a leading global professional services company that helps the world’s leading businesses, governments, and other organizations build their digital core, optimize their operations, accelerate revenue growth, and enhance citizen services—creating tangible value at speed and scale.

Accenture is a talent- and innovation-led company with approximately 742,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries. Technology is at the core of change today, and Accenture is one of the world’s leaders in helping drive that change, with strong ecosystem relationships. Accenture combines strength in technology and leadership in cloud, data and AI with unmatched industry experience, functional expertise and global delivery capability. Uniquely able to deliver tangible outcomes because of the broad range of services, solutions and assets across Strategy & Consulting, Technology, Operations, Industry X and Song. These capabilities, together with the culture of shared success and commitment to creating 360° value, enable Accenture to help clients reinvent and build trusted, lasting relationships. Accenture measures its success by the 360° value it creates for its clients, each other, shareholders, partners and communities. 

Accenture Bulgaria’s Advanced Technology Center focuses on solving organizations’ most challenging problems with leading-edge technologies. The company is dedicated to developing the IT ecosystem locally, with Jump2IT being one of its core programs to support this goal. 

Accenture knows that achieving Gen AI’s full potential hinges not just on a strong data foundation, but also on leaders’ willingness to lead and learn differently. This makes it possible to navigate the risks and seize the huge opportunity to reinvent work, reshape the workforce and prepare people, responsibly. No other modern technology has impacted these areas to such a degree—and we are all about to experience it. However, similar to when digital came on the scene, the rush for pilots and experimentation is too often leaving robust talent strategies behind. To spotlight the importance of focusing on talent early, Accenture, ITCE and Skills Assembly help talent diving into a journey like no other with Jump2IT’s 2024 reshaped program.  

Check more about Accenture here: www.accenture.com

ITCE supports enterprises in their Digital Transformation journey through a portfolio of innovative training and consulting solutions. The company has been one of the market leaders in IT & Management training services for the past 20 years, providing a portfolio of accredited and custom developed courses, management coaching programs, games, simulations and seminars aimed at providing organizations with knowledge in the most innovative forms and shapes based on the customer needs. 

Our portfolio of training services includes Agile Project Management, Business Analysis, IT Service Management, Enterprise Architecture, DevOps, Software Development, Cloud Solutions, Microsoft, ServiceNow and more.

Visit us at www.itce.com

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