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Train Your Staff

Because Smart Thinkers ITA, IT Courses can be completed at the employees own time this allows day-to-day tasks and productivity to continue at the workplace so your company doesn't loose any time and money and you can start implementing the courses immediately . We can design a curriculum that will specifically cater to your organisations needs. We can have you monitor the progress of your employees remotely, allowing you to pin-point any trouble areas. This also adds an added value to your company making people want to work at your firm rather than competitors. Also as a business you can claim the cost of your courses you use or the bursaries you give away from your tax payable and/or Skills Development Levy.



Employ the best

When you’re staffing your IT department, you hire certified professionals to increase customer satisfaction, reduce network downtime, and push service to a higher level. And when you hire people who have been trained and certified by Microsoft, you know they have the skills and experience they need in the latest Microsoft technologies and solutions. 

  • 64% of IT hiring managers rate certifications as having extremely high or high value in validating the skills and expertise of job candidates.
  • 89% of IT hiring managers say that IT certifications help confirm subject matter knowledge and expertise.
  • 86% hiring managers indicate IT certifications are a high or medium priority during the candidate evaluation process.

Employer Perceptions of IT Training and Certification, January 2011


  • Certification, training, and experience are three of the top four most important characteristics when selecting a candidate for a cloud-related position.
  • Training and certification will play essential roles in preparing IT professionals for the evolving IT org.

Climate Change: Cloud's Impact on IT Organizations and Staffing, November 2012


Verify Certifications

An individual's certification status can be easily verified by requesting an access code and transcript ID from the employee or candidate. Use this validation toolto enter that information and see a certification transcript.

Keep your IT staff trained and certified

Make sure your IT staff gets the training and certifications they need, when they need it. Microsoft Learning Partners can help hiring managers and HR departments figure out which training and certification packages work best for your organization.

Did you know?

·      Certification reduces downtime by 20%.

·      Certified teams are 28% more productive.

 

Source: IDC, "Impact of Training on Network Administration: Certification Leads to Operational Productivity," Doc. # 220563, November 2009