GI to IT will assist Veterans to apply their diligence, dedication and ability to turn training into action toward seeking sustainable IT employment.
Parsippany, NJ (PRWEB) May 03, 2012
Mike Landau, CEO and Founder of SetFocus, announced the launch of GI to IT, a job-specific training and vocational counseling program for US Armed Services Veterans seeking applications and database development careers. The announcement was made in conjunction with the 15th anniversary of the founding of SetFocus. SetFocus employs innovative training and counseling techniques to help ready job seekers, changers and explorers find, prepare for and secure sustainable IT careers.
According to Mike Landau, “Over the last 15 years, the SetFocus team has had one mission ... helping others achieve their goals of attaining and sustaining rewarding and relevant jobs. Now with the launch of our new program, our team will be focused on preparing our Veterans to enter the rewarding field of IT.”
“We honor the sacrifices that have been made, both personally and professionally, by the men and women of the US Armed Services Forces to protect and sustain our beliefs and way of life”, noted SetFocus President Jerry Masin. “SetFocus is committed to the premise that economic viability is an outcome of learning, growth and job sustainability. GI to IT will assist Veterans to apply their diligence, dedication and ability to turn training into action toward seeking sustainable IT employment,” added Masin.
GI to IT will allow Veterans eligible for the Veteran’s Administration GI Bill programs (Post 9/11, Montgomery Bill, Chapter 35 for eligible dependents, Chapter 1606 and Chapter 1607 for Reservists) to receive their GI Bill benefits through participation in the program. Veterans will be trained on-site at SetFocus’ state of the art training facility in Parsippany, Morris County, New Jersey. GI to IT will feature the SetFocus .NET and SQL Server Master’s Programs.
Further information on GI to IT can be found by emailing GItoIT(at)setfocus(dot)com, calling 973.889.0211, ext 135 or visiting GItoIT.
SetFocus was founded with the premise that everyone deserves a good education and a good job. Since 1997, we have been delivering on-site and virtual job-specific training programs combined with career counseling services to allow individuals to achieve economic viability by learning new technologies, building their employment brand and maintaining job sustainability. Over the past 15 years, our proven formula has propelled the careers of more than 2,300 IT professionals.
A Microsoft Learning Solutions partner, SetFocus was nominated for Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year Award, and has been ranked among Inc. 5000’s fastest growing companies and New Jersey’s Top 50 Fastest growing companies. SetFocus has also earned the NJ Smart Workplace Award for application of its proprietary videoconferencing technology – The Grid®.