Boston (PRWEB) December 17, 2012
Pearson announced today that TrainingIndustry.com named it one of the Top Workforce Development Providers for 2012. Pearson’s Workforce Education solutions have been included among the top providers for this year because of their high quality, impactful and innovative training programs.
“With Pearson’s strong market presence, partnerships with leading higher education institutions, and wide ranging portfolio of courses, they were an obvious choice as one of the Industry’s Top Workforce Development Companies,” said Ken Taylor, Chief Operating Officer, Training Industry, Inc.
Pearson Workforce Education solutions offer customizable, modular online courses for training geared toward high demand jobs in healthcare, information technology, project management and supervision. This recognition marks the second time that Pearson has been honored by TrainingIndustry.com. Earlier this year, Pearson was named one of the Top 20 Content Development Companies for 2012.
“We are committed to working closely with organizations to provide innovative workforce training solutions,” said Kenna Ose, VP of Sales, Professional, Pearson Learning Solutions. “Our vast resources, the expertise of the Workforce Development team, strategic partnerships with certification bodies, and the flexible design of our courses allow our customers to develop impactful and effective workforce training programs.”
Pearson, the world's leading learning company, has global reach and market-leading businesses in education, business information and consumer publishing (NYSE: PSO). The company addresses the professional development and training needs of corporations, associations, government entities and nonprofit organizations by providing high quality content, technology and services. These include customizable online training materials, digital content management, knowledge capture, and online tutoring to improve writing and IT skills.
Media Contact: Susan Aspey, susan.aspey (at) pearson (dot) com or (800) 745-8489