RESTON, VA (August 15, 2011)
Learning Tree International (NASDAQ: LTRE) announced today that it is partnering with SANS. Through this partnership, Learning Tree will deliver the latest and most relevant SANS information security training to prepare IT professionals for their GSLC and GSEC certifications beginning in October 2011.
Learning Tree will offer the following courses, which are authored by SANS and delivered by SANS-certified instructors:
Leadership Essentials for Managers
This course provides professionals with the vital knowledge needed to establish a minimum standard for IT security, as well as the skills required to supervise the security component of any information technology project.
SANS Security Essentials Bootcamp
In this course, participants learn to implement an in-depth security strategy that includes multiple defensive measures to equip them to identify threats, protect their organization's systems and information, and prevent attacks.
“We are pleased to be partnering with SANS to bring their information security training and SANS certification to Learning Tree customers. Our partnership with SANS enhances our library of course offerings and provides our customers with real-world solutions to defend systems and networks against security threats, and achieve certifications. Participants will gain the hands-on skills they need to get certified, and gain access to Learning Tree’s world-class training at convenient times and locations.”
—Donald F. Berbary, President of Reston, VA-based Learning Tree International USA
About Learning Tree International
Learning Tree International is a leading global provider of highly effective, hands-on training to information technology professionals and managers. Since 1974, over 65,000 organizations have relied on Learning Tree to enhance the professional skills of more than 2.1 million employees. Learning Tree develops, markets and delivers a broad, proprietary library of instructor-led courses focused on web development; IT security; project management; operating systems; databases; networking; software development; and leadership, management and business skills. Courses are presented globally at Learning Tree Education Centers, on-site at client facilities, and can be attended via Learning Tree AnyWare™, the Company’s proprietary technology that connects participants via the web to the actual classroom, from their workplace or home. For more information about our products and services, call 1-888-THE-TREE (1-888-843-8733), visit www.learningtree.com, follow @LearningTree on Twitter or visit Learning Tree International's Facebook fan page.
Learning Tree International
Phone: (703) 925-5590
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SANS is a trusted source for information security training and certification. It also develops, maintains, and makes available at no cost, the largest collection of research documents about various aspects of information security. In addition, SANS operates the Internet's early warning system—Internet Storm Center. SANS (which stands for SysAdmin, Audit, Network, Security) was established in 1989 as a cooperative research and education organization. Its programs now reach more than 350,000 security professionals, auditors, system administrators, network administrators, chief information security officers, and CIOs who share the lessons they are learning and jointly find solutions to the challenges they face. At the heart of SANS are the many security practitioners in government agencies, corporations, and universities around the world who invest hundreds of hours each year in research and teaching to help the entire information security community. For more information on SANS, including our free resources, please call 301-654-SANS(7267) or visit www.sans.org.
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