HERNDON, Va. – May 3, 2018 – Learning Tree International (OTCQX: LTRE) today launched a new (ISC)² certification training course designed for information security professionals in the global healthcare sector. The HealthCare Information Security and Privacy Practitioner (HCISPP®) is the only certification that proves your practical skills, foundational knowledge, and experience in both security and privacy on an international level.
"It’s more important than ever that healthcare and medical organizations have the tools and skills they need to protect their patient healthcare records," said Jackie Visnius, Director of Product Management, Learning Tree International. “We’re very excited to offer this popular security credential to those clients to round out our complete offering of (ISC)² Official Training courses."
"Hospitals, clinics and other healthcare organizations are trusted with protecting extremely private information for their patients and clients," said Brian Correia, Managing Director for North America, (ISC)². "The healthcare industry is consistently among the top targets for malicious actors so it’s important to have professionals in your team that are aware of the unique challenges and regulations that make up this delicate business.
"The HCISPP is a unique certification that combines security skills with privacy best practices and techniques. The importance of the foundational knowledge in healthcare security and privacy that the HCISPP validates cannot be overstated."
As part of Learning Tree’s ongoing partnership with (ISC)² to improve information security efforts for organizations around the world, Richard A. Spires, Learning Tree CEO, will be speaking at (ISC)²’s Secure Summit DC on May 8. He will be discussing Cyber Security Enterprise Risk Management — The Key to an Organization's Resilience.
Learning Tree will also be delivering CISSP® training aligned to the CISSP certification exam, which was updated on April 15. Attendees looking to prepare for the new CISSP exam can begin enrolling in CISSP exam prep training now. View CISSP Certification Training Schedule ›
Additionally, as one of only 12 (ISC)² CPE Submitters, Learning Tree can submit courses on your behalf to (ISC)² for CPE credit. All educational opportunities offered by Learning Tree as eligible for CPE credits shall be of the highest quality, directly related to at least one (1) domain of information security as recognized by (ISC)². Contact Learning Tree's Client Solutions Team for information.
For (ISC)² certification training, visit www.LearningTree.com/ISC2
To view Learning Tree’s comprehensive curriculum of cyber security training, visit www.LearningTree.com/Cyber
(ISC)² is an international nonprofit membership association focused on inspiring a safe and secure cyber world. Best known for the acclaimed Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP®) certification, (ISC)² offers a portfolio of credentials that are part of a holistic, pragmatic approach to security. Our membership, over 130,000 strong, is made up of certified cyber, information, software and infrastructure security professionals who are making a difference and helping to advance the industry. Our vision is supported by our commitment to educate and reach the general public through our charitable foundation – The Center for Cyber Safety and Education™. For more information on (ISC)², visit www.isc2.org, follow us on Twitter or connect with us on Facebook and LinkedIn.
About Learning Tree International
Learning Tree International is a trusted, global partner delivering mission-critical IT training and certifications, as well as the communication and critical thinking skills necessary to effectively deploy and deliver major IT initiatives. Over 2.5 million IT & business professionals around the world have enhanced their skills through Learning Tree's extensive library of proprietary and partner content.
Today, Learning Tree offers an expanded training portfolio, including Agile, cyber security, cloud computing, program/project management, web development, operating systems, networking, leadership, and more. Attendees enjoy award-winning content that goes beyond the classroom with customized blended learning solutions featuring instructor-led, on-demand, and live, online training through Learning Tree AnyWare®, a modern technology platform that delivers an immersive, virtual learning experience.
We go beyond training with Workforce Optimization Solutions — a modern approach that improves the adoption of skills and accelerates the implementation of technical and business processes required to improve IT service delivery. These services include: needs assessments, skill gaps analyses, blended delivery, and acceleration workshops delivered by our expert instructors — working professionals with 15+ years of experience in the fields in which they teach.
Vice President, Worldwide Marketing
Learning Tree International
+1 703 925 5552
Cautionary Statement Regarding Forward Looking Statements
The statements contained herein that are not historical facts are forward-looking statements based on management's current expectations and beliefs concerning future developments and their potential effects on Learning Tree. Such statements involve inherent risks and uncertainties, many of which are difficult to predict and are generally beyond the control of Learning Tree. There can be no assurance that future developments affecting Learning Tree will be the same as those anticipated. Learning Tree cautions readers that a number of important factors could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed in, or implied or projected by, such forward-looking statements. Investors should not put undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, since they are based on key assumptions about future risks and uncertainties. Some of these risks and uncertainties that could affect Learning Tree and its business include, but are not limited to the following: our ability to continue as a going concern; our ability to obtain additional liquidity in amounts and on terms acceptable to the Company; our ability to reverse our trend of declining year over year revenues and negative cash flows from operations, and to maintain sufficient liquidity; our ability to successfully implement our new strategies including achieving our cost reduction goals; competition; international operations, including currency fluctuations; attracting and retaining qualified personnel; intellectual property, including having to defend potential infringement claims; implementation of partnerships with third party providers of courses and or course material; efficient delivery and scheduling of Learning Tree's courses; technology development and new technology introduction; the timely development, introduction, and customer acceptance of our courses and other products; a majority of our outstanding common stock is beneficially owned by our chairman and his spouse; risks associated with maintaining cyber security; changing economic and market conditions; and adverse weather conditions, strikes, acts of war or terrorism and other external events. Learning Tree is not undertaking any obligation to update forward-looking statements contained herein to reflect future events, developments or changed circumstances.
In order to help the reader assess the factors and risks in Learning Tree's business that could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed in the forward looking statements, Learning Tree discusses in its 2017 Annual Report on Form 10-K (“Form 10-K”), those risks in Item 1A, “Risk Factors”, as well as in its other filings with the SEC. Please read the Form 10-K, including the Risk Factors included therein, which is filed with the SEC and available at the SEC's Internet site (http://www.sec.gov).