ST. GEORGE, UT, May 02, 2013 /24-7PressRelease/
-- LearnKey, a global provider of information technology (IT) and Career Ready self-paced online training, today announced a strategic partnership with Hope for U.S. Veterans and their world-class, instructor-led accredited IT training programs. This partnership enables the companies to provide the nation's veterans with the "best of the best" in online and classroom IT certification and Career Ready programs.
"We are absolutely thrilled to partner with Hope for U.S. Veterans," says Jeff Coruccini, CEO of LearnKey. "The partnership enables us to provide proven programs like the CNP Course for returning veterans who wish to enter the IT industry, administered through Atlantis University, which is a VA-certified premier program. This aligns perfectly with our online IT training
, covering topics and industry-recognized certifications in Microsoft
, CompTIA, A+, Network+ and Security+, CCNA, Soft Skills, Windows Server, CISSP, and more."
Both companies not only pride themselves on providing qualified veterans with the opportunity to learn the necessary professional training and skills to become successful in technology-related occupations, they also work closely with employers to find their veteran students jobs.
"LearnKey's 25-year history of providing video-based IT and Career Ready training solutions like 'Certify for Life' -- which provides free education for qualifying U.S. Veterans -- is a perfect complement to my curricula in providing veterans with the ultimate blended learning solution," says Phil Johnson, CEO of Hope For U.S. Veterans. "LearnKey is a trusted partner that has been supporting veterans getting certified through online programs that participate in Vocational Rehabilitation & Employment (VR&E) through the U.S. Veterans Administration."
Through their partnership, LearnKey and Hope for U.S. Veterans can together provide an optimized, blended learning experience to give veterans multiple certifications in a short time span. This accelerated training allows individuals to quickly begin working in the career of their choice. LearnKey's veteran services program boasts a 92% pass rate on leading IT certification exams.
"This partnership leverages a viable and proven learning path that fights the current trend of veteran drop-outs through the use of the most advanced military transitional learning strategies in education," says Coruccini. "As an added bonus, the partnership also adds to the ever-increasing list of employer partners in our network; a network that is putting our veterans back to work!"
To learn more about LearnKey's "Certify for Life" program and its online training for veterans
, visit http://veterans.learnkey.com/
. To learn more about Hope for U.S. Veterans and its programs, such as its 6-month, VA-certified CNP course, visit http://hopeforusveterans.com/services.html
LearnKey, a Better Learning Systems Company, provides IT and Career Ready video courseware for corporate, education, government, and personal users. Established in 1987, LearnKey offers decades of experience with engaging, interactive, and flexible training that is accessible anytime, anywhere.
About Hope for U. S. Veterans
Hope for U.S. Veterans is an organization built by veterans who care about veterans. Its goals include offering all veterans the opportunity for professional training and skills to become successful in technology-related occupations. Hope for U. S. Veterans works to establish affiliate opportunities with technology-related employers that may be in a position to offer internships and employment to graduates through the program.