These retraining courses will help employees to upskill themselves and move into more skilled roles within or outside of Amazon.

Amazon to Spend USD 700 Million to Retrain 100,000 Employees

Amazon will invest USD 700 million to upskill its 100,000 employees over six years across the U.S. Through Upskilling 2025 pledge, the behemoth intends to create careers in areas like healthcare, machine learning, manufacturing, robotics, computer science, cloud computing, and more. Amazon is to spend average USD 7,000 on each employee to give upskilling and post-secondary job training on voluntary basis.