ITA Expands Professional Development Offerings

CHICAGO, IL—(Marketwired – February 01, 2018) – The Illinois Technology Association (ITA) announced today it has expanded its professional development offerings in 2018. The expanded course offerings include quarterly New Manager Training classes, PMP certification, training for Emerging Leaders and an Industrial IoT workshop in partnership with Intel.

Less than two years ago professional development was not part of the ITA portfolio. In response to member need, ITA built a professional development offering that includes full and half day workshops, panel discussions, webinars and certification courses.

“Many of our members aren't able to yet invest in internal organizational development teams,” said Trisha Degg, VP Talent Programs at ITA. “However, that doesn't diminish their need or desire to provide professional development opportunities to their employees. Through programs like our New Manager training, our members can get their employees the training they need at a fraction of what it would cost on the open market.”

In addition to soft skills training, ITA has added certification courses to its portfolio through a partnership with CompTIA. Courses available in 2018 include PMP, Certified Ethical Hacker, Cloud+ and Security+.

Throughout 2018, ITA will continue to evolve and grow its professional development offerings based on feedback from the Chicago tech community. You can view all upcoming courses and programs on the ITA website. Upcoming professional development opportunities include:

About ITA

The Illinois Technology Association (ITA) scales Illinois tech companies. With innovative resources that allow members to collaborate with each other, build their talent networks and elevate their local and national presence, ITA is the region's strongest advocate for fostering innovation and growth. Founded in 2005 and supporting 500–plus growth–stage tech companies, ITA has a rich history of driving business forward. For more information, visit illinoistech.org, follow @ITAbuzz on Twitter or find us on LinkedIn.

Comments are closed

RSS Daily Times Nigeria

  • APC, PDP row disrupts INEC stakeholders meeting in Bayelsa
    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) stakeholders meeting was on Wednesday brought to abrupt end due to open shouting bout between chieftains of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) over the contentious issue of people displaced in the 2019 general election. Video on Onitsha tanker fire The two party chieftains, Chief […]
  • FEC approves N2.4bn for Aviation Security Shooting Range
    The Federal Executive Council presided over by President Muhammadu on Wednesday approved N2.4 billion for the construction of an indoor shooting range for nation’s aviation security. The Minister of Aviation, Sen. Hadi Sirika, disclosed this when he briefed State House Correspondents at the end of the Council’s meeting held at the Council Chamber of the […]
  • Grass cutting fraud: Judge’s absence stalls trial of former SGF, 5 others
    The trial of former Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir Lawal and five others before a High Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) was on Wednesday stalled following the absence of the trial judge, Justice Jude Okeke. Senate flays Buhari over refusal to sign Audit Commission Bill Though the defendants, their […]
  • Insurgency: Buhari orders security chiefs to settle entitlements, welfare packages of victims
    President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered Service Chiefs to take urgent steps to settle the entitlements of citizens affected by insurgency across the country as well as the welfare packages designed for their dependents. The president stated this when he inaugurated the 2020 Emblem Appeal Launch for the Armed Forces Remembrance Day celebration at the Council […]

Weather for Abuja

[forecast]

RSS Vanguard News

  • Igbo leaders meet Buhari today
    By Anayo Okoli – Enugu Governors from South East selected Igbo leaders, including prominent traditional rulers, will meet President Muhammadu Buhari in Aso Rock Villa Thursday. Also on the delegation are some members of the National Assembly from the zone. The presidency on Wednesday was said to have despatched a Presidential Jet to Imo Airport, […]
  • Our character is destiny — School Director
    While congratulating the graduands of De Stars International School, the Director and Proprietor of the school, Elder Abiola Odudimu advised the graduands to aim at nothing but success.  He said they should never allow themselves to be intimidated by failure. Continue reading Our character is destiny — School Director at Vanguard News.
  • Name National Theatre after Fela – Eno Louis
    A Benin based Afro Jazz rock master, Eno Louis Enobakhare has called on the federal giovernment to name the National theatre after the legendary Afro beat king, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti. Eno who was reacting to the recent take over of the national edicice by CBN said that such action is good as it help bring back the […]

© 2019 Nigeria Newsline. All Rights Reserved. Log in -