Cary, N.C. Global Knowledge, the world’s leading provider of IT training, and Bermuda College, have announced an exciting new partnership to make specialist skills training available to technology students and professionals on the island.
Starting in the spring of 2020, students will be able to receive industry-accredited training via Global Knowledge’s state-of-the-art virtual classroom technology. The initial course offerings will include the Project Management Professional (PMP) certification, the internationally recognized gold standard for project management.
Todd Johnstone, Global Knowledge CEO, said, “I’m excited that we’re working with Bermuda College on this fantastic and imaginative new venture that will enable a new generation of tech professionals in Bermuda to build the skills they need for success.”
“Global Knowledge has the best instructors and the broadest and deepest portfolio of IT training programs in the world, and by using our industry-leading virtual classroom technology we can deliver that excellent experience anywhere. I am looking forward to seeing our students succeed, and to developing our relationship with Bermuda College.”
Dr. Duranda Greene, president, Bermuda College, said, “Bermuda College is pleased to have the privilege of partnering with Global Knowledge, a well-known, authorized training partner for many of the biggest names in the technology industry. We are thrilled that industry professionals seeking to expand their skill set, and Bermuda College information technology students, will be able to take advantage of the full suite of resources available through Global Knowledge’s extensive virtual library and online training.”
“This partnership is another demonstration of delivering on our mission to provide the community with innovative programs, training, support services and access to partnerships that lead to local and global success. I encourage everyone to take advantage of this opportunity to access global IT training and internationally-recognized credentials.”
- Project Management Fundamentals
- Project Management Professional Certification Exam Prep Boot Camp
- Project Management, Leadership, and Communication
- Project Management Overview
- IT Project Management
Global Knowledge’s virtual classroom
Global Knowledge’s virtual classrooms use state-of-the-art technology to provide students with learning experiences that would otherwise not be possible at their location. Expert instructors from around the globe present over live screens, with the ability to share files and stream HD videos. Students can question and showcase their work in real time.
Recordings of classes, with indexed audio transcripts, are available to students for review after the live instruction.
About Global Knowledge
Global Knowledge supports the international technology industry and major enterprises with the best tech skills training packages and solutions. Global Knowledge delivers the broadest and deepest portfolio of IT training programs in the world, with the unique flexibility to deliver directly via on-demand digital courses, virtual and physical classrooms, customized and blended formats, and through a worldwide partner network.
Established in 1995, Global Knowledge delivers over 1 million courses every year, over 80% of which are delivered online, supporting the success of more than 200,000 tech professionals.
About Bermuda College
The only post-secondary educational institution in Bermuda, Bermuda College offers a variety of academic, technical and professional courses in the Divisions of Applied Science & Technology, Business Administration & Hospitality, Arts & Science, Nursing & Allied Health and the Centre for Professional and Career Education (PACE). Programmes lead to associate degrees, certificate or diplomas and professional designation, and non-credit offerings for lifelong learners.
Bermuda College has approximately 700 students (academic divisions) with an average class size of 15, and 811 PACE registrants as of fall 2019.
ITIL, a professionally recognized certification scheme, provides comprehensive, practical and proven guidance for establishing a service management system, providing a common glossary of terms for businesses using IT enabled services.
ITIL is a widely accepted approach to IT service management (ITSM), which has been adopted by individuals and organizations across the world. It provides a cohesive set of best practice, drawn from the public and private sectors internationally. ITIL is used by millions of professionals globally.