San Bruno, California (PRWEB) September 18, 2013
Technical Communities, Inc., the company that technical organizations rely on for proven government contracting, marketing, and sales solutions, announces an offering of IT certifications from CompTIA, Inc., the leading provider of vendor neutral certification for technology workers, on General Services Administration (GSA) Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA).
The GSA BPA agreement enables Technical Communities to offer CompTIA certifications at pre-approved pricing, which makes procurement faster and easier for government IT professionals. CompTIA's vendor-neutral certifications ensure employees have the essential business skills and knowledge to support technologies in IT job roles. Developed with the support of IT industry-leading companies and organizations, CompTIA certifications increase employee retention and productivity.
Four popular certifications are recognized as approved credentials to meet certain requirements of U.S. Department of Defense Directive 8570.01-M. This directive provides guidance and procedures for the training, certification, and management of military and civilian personnel with responsibilities for information assurance:
Other CompTIA certifications included in the agreement are CDIA+, CTT+-CBT, CTT+-VBT, Linux+pb-LPI, PDI+, Project+, and Server+.
CompTIA certifications are also under General Services Administration (GSA) Multiple Award Schedules (MAS) managed by Technical Communities, which will provide content, transaction, marketing, sales support, and reporting services around them. Technical Communities will provide presentation and order processing through GSA Advantage, the GSA’s e-commerce web site, and GSAmart and TestMart, the company’s online marketplaces.
About Technical Communities
Companies who sell to the government rely on Technical Communities for proven government contracting, marketing and sales solutions. The company, with offices in the California's Silicon Valley and the Washington, DC corridor, is owner and operator of marketplaces GSAmart.com and TestMart.com and government business and procurement content network including govcontractsmagazine.com. For more information, visit technicalcommunities.com.