“Bob Pike has always been on the cutting edge of practical approaches for learning and training. processes and techniques to ensure you are delivering results to your organization , not simply events."
Elliot Masie, Founder of Masie Center of Learning
Eden Prairie, MN (PRWEB) March 07, 2012
The International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) has awarded The Bob Pike Group the prestigious Authorized Provider status. IACET Authorized Providers are the only organizations approved to offer IACET Continuing Education Units (CEUs). The recognition period extends for five years, and includes all programs offered or created during that time.
“The Bob Pike Group is proud of our education programs which have trained over 200,000 professionals in important participant-centered training skills so that our clients stay on the cutting edge,” stated Bob Pike, Chairman and CEO. Pike added, “Our new partnership with IACET is a demonstration of our commitment to lifelong learning and high standards for all of our programs, and we are very pleased to join such a prestigious organization as well as an elite group of organizations that offer excellent continuing education and training programs.”
“We are pleased to welcome the Bob Pike Group as our newest Authorized Provider organization,” stated Francenia Johnson, President of IACET and Supervisor of Operations and Measurements at Memphis Light, Gas and Water Division (MLGW) in Memphis, TN. Johnson added, “The Bob Pike Group joins nearly 650 organizations around the globe that have had their programs vetted by third-party experts in continuing education to ensure the highest possible standards are met.”
A few of the training workshops that The Bob Pike Group offers are:
In order to achieve Authorized Provider status, the Bob Pike Group completed a rigorous application process, including a review by an IACET site visitor, and successfully demonstrated adherence to the ANSI/IACET 1-2007 Standard addressing the design, development, administration, and evaluation of its programs. The Bob Pike Group has pledged its continued compliance with the Standard, and is now authorized to use the IACET name and Authorized Provider logo on promotional course material. In addition, the Bob Pike Group is now linked to the IACET web site and is recognized as offering the highest quality continuing education and training programs.
The Bob Pike Group has provided train the trainer workshops and consulting services to individuals and corporations for more than 30 years. Clients have been applying Bob's Participant-Centered Instructional System to build their learning organizations, to strengthen retention and to enrich desired results.
About IACET: The International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) is a non-profit association dedicated to quality continuing education and training programs. IACET is the only standard-setting organization approved by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) for continuing education and training. The ANSI/IACET 1-2007 Standard is the core of thousands of educational programs worldwide. For more information, please visit http://www.iacet.org or call 703-506-3275.