FAIRFAX, Va., April 20, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Council for Technology-Industry Advisory Council (ACT-IAC) today announced that it has partnered with Learning Tree International to provide exceptional training for the government technology workforce.
ACT-IAC is a non-profit public-private partnership where government and industry executives are working to improve government's service delivery and operational performance through the effective and innovative application of technology. One of ACT-IAC's major mission objectives is to provide educational and training opportunities that will enhance the knowledge and expertise of those individuals in government and industry who are engaged in acquiring, managing and using technology to improve government.
Through the ACT-IAC Academy, ACT-IAC partners with companies who have a reputation for educational excellence to offer technical, management and leadership training on topics relevant to the government technology community. Through its partnership with Learning Tree International, ACT-IAC members in government and industry are being offered the following courses at discounted registration rates:
- Agile Leadership
- Cloud Computing Essentials Introduction
- Program Management: Essential Skills for Program Success
"Our citizens deserve the most efficient and innovative government possible," stated Ken Allen, ACT-IAC Executive Director. "Achieving this goal is not about buying the latest technology – it's about having a knowledgeable workforce who understands and can take advantage of these technologies. We are delighted to partner with Learning Tree International to provide relevant training in the areas of agile and cloud computing. We are especially pleased to offer the new Program Management course. This course was co-developed by Richard A. Spires, CEO of Learning Tree and a leader in our community with experience in government and industry, to help with implementation of the new Program Management Improvement and Accountability Act (PMIAA). This legislation will have a major impact on our community and the government and industry organizations who constitute that community. We are also pleased to offer ACT-IAC members a discount on these valuable courses."
For further information on these courses and the ACT-IAC Academy, please visit https://www.actiac.org/academy-course-list
About Learning Tree International
Established in 1974, Learning Tree is a leading provider of IT training to business and government organizations worldwide. Learning Tree provides Workforce Optimization Solutions — a modern approach to delivering learning and development services that improves the adoption of skills, and accelerates the implementation of technical and business processes required to improve IT service delivery. These services include: needs assessments, skill gaps analyses, blended learning solutions, and Acceleration Workshops. Over 2.4 million professionals have enhanced their skills through Learning Tree's extensive course library.
American Council for Technology-Industry Advisory Council (ACT-IAC)
The American Council for Technology (ACT) is a non-profit educational organization established to improve government's service delivery and operational performance through the effective and innovative application of technology. ACT-IAC provides a unique, objective and trusted collaborative forum where government and industry executives are working as partners to address critical issues, apply best practices and pioneer innovative solutions. ACT-IAC also provides high-quality learning and educational opportunities to improve the knowledge and expertise of the government workforce – both public and private. Further information about ACT-IAC can be found at www.actiac.org.
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SOURCE American Council for Technology and Industry Advisory Council