By Kevin Duffer, Vice President, Mid-Atlantic and Public Sector, SkillSoft
SkillSoft is excited to announce that we have been recognized as one of the Top Military Simulation and Training companies by Military Training Technology Magazine (MT2)! This is the 4th time in 5 years, we have been selected for that honor and we are very proud of our long and successful history as a learning partner with the Armed Forces.
SkillSoft’s elearning courseware, reference, and performance support content is currently used by every branch of the Armed Forces as well as many DoD Agencies to meet key Information Technology, Leadership, and general competency development requirements. We have played an important role helping DoD personnel attain commercial certifications mandated by DoD Directive 8570 and moving ahead, we look forward to helping the certified cyber-professionals meet the continuing education requirements to retain their certifications. Today, SkillSoft has more than 2 million licensed DoD users and one of our DoD users completed more than 700,000 SkillSoft courses in August alone and more than 2.6M this fiscal year. The cost avoidance for this customer alone is estimated to be in excess of $20 million in the most current fiscal year!