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Skillsoft receives accolades for its military and workforce training solutions

Skillsoft today announced that it has garnered recognition from two of the top training news sources for its innovative solutions. Military Training Technology (MT2) named Skillsoft to its “2012 Top Simulation & Training Companies” list for the fifth time in six years. In addition, TrainingIndustry.com named Skillsoft to its first annual “Top Workforce Development Providers” list. These recognitions further exemplify Skillsoft’s role as a pioneer in the learning field with a long history of innovation. Skillsoft provides cloud based learning solutions for its customers worldwide, ranging from global enterprises, government, and education to mid-sized and small businesses.

The MT2 “2012 Top Simulation & Training Companies” list recognizes the companies that have made the most significant contributions to the military training community with their products and services. This is the fifth time in six years that Skillsoft has been selected for its successful and long-standing partnership with the armed forces. Skillsoft’s library of courses and digital reference products are used by active duty, reserve and civilian personnel representing the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force and Coast Guard as well as the Department of Defense and the intelligence community. Skillsoft’s solutions support mission-critical training in areas such as IT security, IT certification/professional development, desktop support, executive leadership, diversity, compliance and many others.

Skillsoft was selected by TrainingIndustry.com for the 2012 annual “Top Workforce Development Providers” list based on the following criteria:

  • Capability to deliver vocational training for those entering the workforce
  • Commitment to the corporate training market
  • Industry visibility, innovation and impact
  • Number and strength of clients
  • Geographic reach

Areas for which Skillsoft is being recognized include its customized management and leadership development training programs, namely The Leadership Development Channel™ (LDC) video-based solutions; Leadership KnowledgeCenter, a pre-packaged learning portal; and the Business Exploration Series portal which provides learners with scenario-based learning that enables them to experience real-world situations in safe, exploratory environments.

In addition to this recent acknowledgement, TrainingIndusry.com has frequently noted Skillsoft’s leadership. Earlier this year, Skillsoft was named to the publication’s “Top 20 Content Development Companies” list. Skillsoft has also been honored for three years in a row on the TrainingIndustry.com “Top 20 Leadership Training Companies” and “Top
20 Learning Portal Companies”
lists.

For a complete list of MT2’s “2012 Top Simulation & Training Companies,” please visit http://www.kmimediagroup.com/topsim2012.

To learn more about TrainingIndustry.com’s “Top Workforce Development Providers,” please visit http://www.trainingindustry.com/workforce-development/top-companies-listings/2012/2012-top-workforce-development-providers.aspx.

 

 

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