Our Learning Methods AN INNOVATIVE APPROACH TO LEARNING Learning methods covering every style and business need Home Corporate Training Our Learning Methods OUR LEARNING METHODSOur learning methods cover every style and business need Everyone has their own learning style and our company builds training solutions that meet the demands of a wide range of them. Instructor-Led Training Our Instructor-Led Training method is the foundation of our Integrated Learning Approach and gives you the energy and feedback of an in-person classroom setting. Online LIVE Training Online LIVE training provides a rich, engaging virtual classroom environment that allows you to easily interact with your instructors and fellow students. Mentored Learning Mentored Learning combines focused learning, one-on-one mentoring and flexible scheduling to increase your capabilities while maintaining your productivity. Online ANYTIME Online ANYTIME is a web-hosted self-paced training solution that uses the same core course content as our world-renowned Instructor-Led Training. INSTRUCTOR-LED TRAININGMore places and times to learn than any other training company. When it comes to quality instruction in a classroom setting, we are the leader. Whether you’re a student looking to advance your career or start a new one, or a team leader looking to make sense out of new technology, you’re virtually guaranteed to find a course at the right time, in the right location. We believe the classroom experience to be the foundation of our Integrated Learning Approach and we continue to make it more enriching, dynamic and valuable for students and businesses: • Lectures • Demonstrations • Hands-on practice • Valuable student and peer interaction • Online resources to use during and after class ON-SITE TRAININGMaximize learning and minimize downtime Most companies are realizing the value of bringing training on-site. Our On-site Training is a flexible, cost-effective option that allows you to train as many or as few employees as you need, from a single team or department to everyone in your organization. There are no travel expenses, and programs are delivered when and where you want them, at your offices, at our center locations or at a location of your choice. With more people where you need them, you’ll increase productivity and keep projects moving. Your employees and your business benefit because: A consistent learning experience, lower costs and an improved learning. Teams learn with real-world, mission-specific examples to ensure your project's success. Courses are planned around individual and department schedules and delivered in any format. You maintain productivity with flexible course scheduling. You can tailor the course material to fulfill corporate needs and expectations. You can train groups of employees to significantly reduce expenses. MENTORED LEARNINGFocused learning. One-on-one mentoring. Flexible scheduling. Mentored Learning method puts time back in your hands with flexible course schedules that give you the freedom to acquire valuable new skills around your schedule and stay productive. You can target your training so you learn only what you need without spending time on what you already know. And when you need them our Mentored Learning certified instructors are available to answer questions and ensure you comprehend the course material. Mentored Learning helps students: • Use our flexible training schedules to gain new skills when it’s most convenient. • Meet individual learning needs by controlling the pace of the course and content covered. • Retain and apply new knowledge more effectively with our learn-while-doing approach. • Comprehend material better with our one-on-one mentoring. • Experience a more stimulating learning environment with our optimized mix of lecture, hands-on practice & interactions. Mentored Learning helps businesses: • Build our flexible training schedules around meetings and deadlines to maintain employee productivity. • Align individual learning paths to specific knowledge and skills associated with organization goals • Employ pre- and post-assessments to track progress and gauge return on investment. • Use authorized vendor courseware to develop the right skills. ONLINE LIVE TRAINING SOLUTIONGet our industry-leading classroom training experience wherever you access the Internet. An effective and proven online learning option with an extensive learning catalog and the freedom to attend from virtually anywhere. The Online LIVE platform effectively delivers our unrivaled Traditional Instructor Led Training learning experience directly to students at our center or anywhere the student wants to take the class (home, work, etc.). Just like our physical classrooms, students attending training through Online LIVE have a real time, live instructor led student experience. The live instructor teaches the course and provides the opportunity for students to ask live questions via voice or instant message (IM) questions during the live training event. Online LIVE provides a rich, engaging, live classroom environment that allows students to easily interact with instructors and fellow students in-person and virtually. In addition, just like our traditional instruction, Online LIVE classes include Labs on Demand to provide access to the technologies covered in the training. This allows students to test, apply, and practice the skills they are learning on real equipment in real time. Lab materials are also available outside of class times so that students can continue to study and learn real world applications. Benefits of Online Live Live synchronous instruction, Students attend training at our facility or from an outside location. The largest Guaranteed-to-Run course schedule in the world. Access our complete set of industry-recognized training with authorized courseware from Microsoft, Cisco, Citrix, CompTIA and other leading technology vendors. Learn from the same experienced, top-tier instructors you’ll find in our Training Centers. Use Labs on Demand to gain online access to the same client and server technologies we cover in our courses—so you can test, apply and hone your skills on real equipment accessed over the Internet. Reinforce what you’ve learned and gain hands-on experience by accessing labs before and after class. ONLINE ANYTIMEGet comprehensive IT training. Independently. Leverage your software investment with one of our e-learning collections regardless of the job role, department, schedule, or learning style, these collections provide the training and tools to improve productivity and make your staff more efficient and effective. From the novice to the advanced user, these collections will sharpen skills and enhance user ability. Our collections contain award winning courseware with breadth and depth across the critical technology subject areas, continually developed to keep up with the constantly changing requirements for various professional certifications. Simulations offer task-based multipath scenarios to provide realistic practice of technology subjects.