GogoTraining Donates 500 Courses to Help Exiting Military Personnel Prepare for Success

April 29, 2013

GogoTraining Donates 500 Courses to Help Exiting Military Personnel Prepare for Success

First Lady Michelle Obama Announces the IT Training and Certification Partnership

On Monday April 29th First Lady Michelle Obama discussed the importance of industry partnerships to help credential service members and veterans for high demand jobs and announced the IT Training and Certification Program, a partnership which will enable thousands of service members to earn industry-recognized information technology certifications before they transition from military service. Industry leaders who have committed support to this initiative include Cisco, CompTIA, Futures Inc, Global Knowledge, GogoTraining, Hewlett Packard, Microsoft Corporation, NetApp, and SANS/GIAC.

"GogoTraining is honored to support the First Lady and be a part of this partnership," said CEO and Founder Marianne Cherney. As part of the partnership, GogoTraining is donating 500 online self-paced IT Training courses. These courses, taught by industry experts, are available 24/7 and stream from GogoTraining's revolutionary online self-paced Information Technology (IT) training platform.

With the help of GogoTraining's innovative learning system, experts bring their classroom courses to life online enabling service members to fit training into their schedule while still receiving the same high quality classroom content and support. GogoTraining courses and programs will help exiting military personnel prepare for careers in computer programming, database administration, software and mobile application development and to obtain key certifications in key areas such as CompTIA Storage+ Powered by SNIA, ITIL, ISO 20000 and Oracle.

About GogoTraining

GogoTraining brings the classroom to life online by offering IT and management courses taught by industry experts in an online, self-paced and affordable format. The online 24/7 platform helps students prepare for key certifications in ITIL, ISO20000, Oracle, and Linux as well as careers as programmers and mobile application developers and assists students in learning when they have time to learn. For more information, please visit http://www.gogotraining.com or contact Marianne Cherney at Marianne@gogotraining.com or by calling 1.877.546.4446 x 102.