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Skillsoft earns top honours at LearnX Asia Pacific Learning and Technology Impact Awards 2012

20 June 2012

Skillsoft, an innovative pioneer in the field of learning who provides cloud based learning solutions for its customers worldwide, has received a top training accolade in the 2012 LearnX Learning and Technology Impact Awards, which is regarded as the most prestigious e-learning and training award that can be achieved in the Asia Pacific region.

Skillsoft was awarded First Place in the Best eLearning Design: Interactive Scenario category by LearnX Asia Pacific.

Skillsoft submitted a multi-media communication entry which showcases key features and highlights on its innovative Challenge Series.

The Challenge Series is a highly-engaging learning resource which enables the learners to experience real-world situations in safe, exploratory environments.

Skillsoft and world-leading IT consultancy, Capgemini Australia, were also awarded second place in the Certification category with its PRINCE2 Foundations certification program.

According to Rob Clarke, founder of LearnX Asia Pacific, Skillsoft showcased an innovative and information rich submission that impressed the judging panel.

"Skillsoft continues to lift the bar in the e-learning industry with its dynamic approach to contemporary learning." he said.

According to Glenn Nott, Skillsoft Vice President and Managing Director, Asia Pacific, earning a LearnX award four years in a row is a testament to Skillsoft's approach to delivering premium learning products to a diverse mix of learners.

"Products like the Challenge Series are a true reflection of Skillsoft's diversity and innovative thinking which sets us apart from the competition," he said.

"Skillsoft is determined to raise the bar high in the e-learning stakes."

According to Jackie O'Brien, Learning and Development Lead, Capgemini Australia, receiving second place honours for the Best Learning Program: Certification category was another confirmation that the program has been such a success within the organisation.

"Capgemini Australia is humbled to be acknowledged in an award where we are already reaping the benefits from our partnership with Skillsoft. To have this recognised in an award is simply a bonus." she said.

To view Skillsoft's winning demo video, go to: http://youtu.be/atD7pNSMD5M

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