Global Knowledge to provide essential tech skills training to US military in Europe
- Date: 19 February, 2019
Cary, United States – 19th February 2019 - Global Knowledge, the worldwide leader in technology skills solutions, has been reselected to provide essential cybersecurity (CS) and Information technology (IT) skills training to United States military personnel in Europe.
The multi-year, up to $45 million contract, awarded under the U.S. Army Europe Information Technology Training Program (AEITT), will see Global Knowledge providing CS and IT training sessions at multiple sites throughout the area of responsibility.
Global Knowledge CEO Todd Johnstone said, “We are honoured to have been entrusted with this vital work to support U.S. service personnel in Europe. The selection criteria included a strong emphasis on quality, effectiveness and value, and Global Knowledge met all of these needs.”
Global Knowledge will provide training, testing, certification services, learning management, custom courseware development, program management and administration services.
The training will ensure U.S. military CS/IT technicians have the necessary up-to-date skills and certifications to work on critical defense networks. Many of the courses will prepare them for essential certifications required by the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) Directive 8140.
Global Knowledge has been providing training to the U.S. military in Europe for over 12 years and has earned an exceptional Government Contractor Rating in the local theatre.
About Global Knowledge
Global Knowledge builds skills that enable success.
Global Knowledge is the worldwide leader in IT and professional training, helping develop the skills individuals and organizations need to succeed in the ever-changing world.
To meet customer needs, Global Knowledge is located in 15 countries, and has the unique flexibility to deliver a broad portfolio of courses in over 100 countries in classrooms, online, and through a worldwide partner network.
Established in 1995, Global Knowledge has 1,500 employees worldwide, including award-winning instructors widely considered the best in the industry.
Confirmed as the world’s leading training provider, Global Knowledge enables the success of more than 230,000 professionals each year.
Robin Greer, VP Communications
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