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TargetSolutions’ IT & Security Training Helps IT Personnel Mitigate Cyber Threats, Prepare for Certifications

TargetSolutions’ IT & Security training catalog features more than 140 courses built to provide IT professionals with the skills prescribed by certification authorities, including Microsoft, Cisco, CompTIA and others. This premium content is available to customers at an additional cost. Contact us for pricing at (800) 840-8048.

TargetSolutions’ IT & Security training from LearnSmart builds the practical skills IT professionals need to perform in their field and mitigate cyber threats. More than 140 premium courses are available on TargetSolutions at an additional cost. These courses are built to help IT personnel familiarize themselves with different technologies and prepare for their next certification exam.

The British insurance company, Lloyd’s, estimates in Forbes magazine that cyber-attacks cost organizations $400 billion annually. These new courses, made available to TargetSolutions by LearnSmart, a leader in IT certification training, help prepare IT personnel to protect an organization’s data integrity and reputation by staying ahead of attacks.

With threats lurking everywhere in today’s online world, TargetSolutions is excited to offer these HD-quality, video-based courses, which are authored by subject matter experts.

This training provides IT professionals with the knowledge they need for certifications, including the following:

  • Microsoft MCSE
  • Cisco CCNA / CCNP
  • CompTIA A+
  • CompTIA Security+
  • CompTIA Network+

TargetSolutions’ parent company, Vector Solutions, acquired LearnSmart in December of 2016. With the acquisition came more than 500 mobile-compatible courses. Today, more than 20 hours of instructor-led training videos are produced weekly by industry experts at LearnSmart and TargetSolutions.

“IT Security is a top priority for TargetSolutions. Additions to security courses are made as the digital environment changes.”

Ammon Wiese, Director of Content, LearnSmart & TargetSolutions

Throughout each course, users are engaged with quizzes to check comprehension and increase retention of material. Instructors also perform live demonstrations for users to feel more immersed in subject matter.

“The videos are a fresh break from reading all the time. … I like that I can use the training on the iPad2 so I can study on business trips,” said Tony Otis, who is an IT Engineer Integrator.

For pricing on this premium training for IT professionals, please contact us today at (800) 840-8048. If you are interested in a one-on-one demonstration, please register today.

Boost Productivity with TargetSolutions’ Professional Development Training Courses

TargetSolutions’ Professional Development catalog features more than 100 online training courses designed to increase your organization’s productivity.

If elevating your organization’s productivity is a top priority, TargetSolutions has the training you need. TargetSolutions’ SmartTeam training courses educate students on a vast array of professional development topics to help improve an employee’s performance. Covered topics include communication, customer service, sales, and leadership. Learn More

Each lesson inside this special library of more than 100 video-based training courses is equipped with a full narration voiceover track, engaging interactions to sustain interest, and valuable information designed to boost your employees’ effectiveness and organizational productivity.

Below is a complete overview of the topics that are offered:

Communication: E-mails, proposals, reports; there’s always something to talk about. These courses explore optimal communication practices in a professional business setting.

Computer Skills: Learn how to navigate commonly used programs in the Microsoft Office suite including Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint.

Customer Service: These courses explore the essentials of providing quality customer service.

Finance: Learn the ins and outs of establishing and sustaining a budget that’s right for your organization.

Health & Wellness: Dive into the fundamentals of a healthier lifestyle with courses on safety, health, mental health, and more.

Leadership: Strong leadership qualities can inspire a workplace. This series of courses aims to inspire employees to channel their inner-leader.

Management: Co-workers, supervisors, clients; there’s always something or someone to manage and this bundle of courses analyzes the absolute best management practices.

Sales: These courses are designed to help professionals enhance their sales skills, including preparation, strategy, and the process of the sales cycle.

If you’re interested in learning more about TargetSolutions’ SmartTeam library, including pricing for these special courses, please click here to download the course catalog and a TargetSolutions representative will be in touch.