Career Training Program Updates

Course Revisions: Computing and IT Courses

The following update is for partners that offer Computing and IT courses in their catalog.

We revised the course outline for two of our courses. The changes were made to restructure the course content and enhance the learning experience. These revisions do not reflect a change in course hours nor course materials.

The following courses will have an updated outline beginning on March 29, 2018:

  • Full Stack Software Developer (Course Code: GES375)
  • Professional Certificate in Tech Fundamentals (Course Code: GES376)

What Do Partners Need To Do:

  • Partners do not need to take any action as these courses will be updated on March 29, 2018.

If you have any questions, please contact Partner HelpDesk at partnerhelpdesk@cengage.com. Thank you for being a valued ed2go Partner.

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Course Revisions: Project Management Courses

The following update is for partners that offer Project Management courses in their catalog.

We have revised our Project Management courses to reflect the updates in the recently published PMBOK® Guide – Sixth Edition by PMI and the affiliated certification exams.  All the revised courses will include a project-based assignment, more hands-on activities & games, and more colorful images & diagrams to explain complex concepts to create a better student experience. We recommend that currently enrolled students are transferred to the most recent course, so that students are preparing with the newest course content and preparing for the latest exams.

The following courses will be updated:

Course Title Course Code Current Course Hours New Course Hours Effective Date
The Complete Project Manager with CAPM® and PMP® Prep GES251 130 250 3/29/18
The Complete Project Manager with Microsoft Project 2016 GES272 190 310 3/29/18
The Complete Project Manager with Microsoft Project 2016 – Software Included GES280 190 310 3/29/18
Project Management Essentials with CAPM® Prep GES248 60 100 3/29/18
Mastering Project Management with PMP® Prep GES249 70 150 4/17/18
Mastering Project Management with PMP® Prep with Microsoft Project 2016 GES271 130 210 4/17/18
Mastering Project Management with PMP® Prep with Microsoft Project 2016 (Software Included) GES279 130 210 4/17/18

There are additional changes to the Mastering Project Management with PMP Prep course that include:

  • Updated content for the new PMP exam, which became available on March 26, 2018
  • 5 additional graded assignments

There are additional changes to the Project Management Essentials with CAPM Prep course that include:

  • Updated content for the new CAPM exam, which will become available on May 21, 2018
  • 3 additional graded assignments
  • Words to Know sections to help students with the verbiage
  • Putting It Into Practice sections, where students are shown a video or written scenario they have to respond to via a multiple choice activity

What Do Partners Need To Do:

  • Note the respective release dates of when the revised courses will become available in the ed2go catalog.
  • Contact Partner Helpdesk if you need assistance transferring your enrolled students to the latest course version.

If you have any other questions, please contact Partner HelpDesk at partnerhelpdesk@cengage.com. Thank you for being a valued ed2go Partner.

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Course Discontinuation: Creative Writing

The following update is for partners that offer Creative Writing courses in their catalog.

We are discontinuing the Beginning Writer’s Workshop course and removing it from the ed2go catalog. This course is offered on its own.

The following courses will be discontinued on May 25, 2018:

  • Beginning Writer’s Workshop (Course Code: bwp)
  • Creative Writing Value Suite (Course Code: B8474)

What Do Partners Need To Do:

  • Partners do not need to take any action as the discontinued course will be removed from the catalog on May 25, 2018.

If you have any questions, please contact Partner HelpDesk at partnerhelpdesk@cengage.com. Thank you for being a valued ed2go Partner.

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Course Launches: Certified Six Sigma courses

We are pleased to announce the launch of new courses that train on the Six Sigma concepts and methods. These new launches not only provide comprehensive training in how to deliver meaningful results in the areas of quality management and cost containment but these new programs also prepare students for credentialing exams that can qualify them for industry-recognized certifications. These courses are available for immediate enrollment.

 

Certified Six Sigma Black Belt | Course Code: GES2009| Suggested Retail Price: $1,995

  • This course trains students to master the key Six Sigma concepts and methods to lead quality management projects, as well as offers preparation for the Six Sigma Black Belt certification offered by the American Society for Quality (ASQ).

Certified Six Sigma Green Belt and Black Belt| Course Code: GES2010| Suggested Retail Price: $3,495

  • This course trains students to master the key Six Sigma concepts and methods to analyze and solve quality problems and how to eventually lead quality projects. This course also offers preparation for the Six Sigma Green Belt and Six Sigma Black Belt certification offered by the American Society for Quality (ASQ).

 

What Do Partners Need To Do:

  • Partners do not need to take any action as the discontinued course will be removed from the catalog on July 18, 2018.
  • Contact your Account Manager to confirm the availability of these courses in your catalog.
  • Visit the partner site to access Partner Marketing Resources to help you promote courses to your students.

If you have any questions, please contact Partner HelpDesk at partnerhelpdesk@cengage.com. Thank you for being a valued ed2go Partner.

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Course Discontinuation: Administrative Professional

The following update is for partners that offer the Administrative Professional courses in their catalog.

We are discontinuing the Administrative Professional courses and removing them from the ed2go catalog. In the coming weeks, we are releasing new courses that will contain new content, including training for an industry-recognized credential. More details on these courses will be announced soon.

The following courses will be discontinued on July 18, 2018:

  • Administrative Professional (Course Code: GES245)
  • Administrative Professional with Microsoft Office Specialist 2016 (Course Code: GES862)
  • Administrative Professional with Microsoft Office 2016 Master (Course Code: GES863)
  • Administrative Professional with Microsoft Office Specialist 2016 – Voucher Included (Course Code: GES871)
  • Administrative Professional with Microsoft Office 2016 Master – Voucher Included (Course Code: GES872)

 

What Do Partners Need To Do:

  • Partners do not need to take any action as the discontinued course will be removed from the catalog on July 18, 2018.

If you have any questions, please contact Partner HelpDesk at partnerhelpdesk@cengage.com. Thank you for being a valued ed2go Partner.

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Course Discontinuation: Lean Mastery

The following update is for partners that offer the Lean Mastery course in their catalog.

We are discontinuing the Lean Mastery course and removing it from the ed2go catalog. All enrolled students will be contacted to let them know when they need to complete the course. Students that are interested in taking a similar course, can enroll in one of the Lean Six Sigma courses currently available in the ed2go catalog for immediate enrollment.

The following course will be discontinued on May 11, 2018: The following courses are similar in content and available for immediate enrollment:
Lean Mastery (Course Code: GES404)
  • Lean Six Sigma Black Belt (Course Code: GES274)
  • Lean Six Sigma Black Belt with 1 on 1 Project Coaching (Course Code: GES293)
  • Lean Six Sigma Green Belt (Course Code: GES273)
  • Lean Six Sigma Green Belt and Black Belt (Course Code: GES275)
  • Lean Six Sigma Green Belt and Black Belt with 1 on 1 Project Coaching (Course Code: GES292)
  • Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt (Course Code: GES276)

 

What Do Partners Need To Do:

  • Partners do not need to take any action as the discontinued course will be removed from the catalog on May 11, 2018.

If you have any questions, please contact Partner HelpDesk at partnerhelpdesk@cengage.com. Thank you for being a valued ed2go Partner.

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Course Revision: IT Foundations Bundle

The following update is for partners that offer the IT Foundations Bundle course in their catalog.

The IT Foundations Bundle is composed of 3 courses grouped into 1 course bundle . We are replacing one of the courses in the bundle: replacing PRINCE2 Foundation for Service Integration and Management (SIAM) Foundation. The updated course bundle will offer students more relevant foundational skills in IT service management

The current IT Foundations Bundle includes: The updated IT Foundations Bundle will include:
  • ITIL Foundation
  • DevOps Foundation
  • PRINCE2 Foundation
  • ITIL Foundation
  • DevOps Foundation
  • SIAM Foundation
Course Hours: 50 Hours Course Hours: 60 Hours

The following courses will be updated with the aforementioned content on March 20, 2018:

  • IT Foundations Bundle (Course Code: GES354)
  • IT Foundations Bundle – Voucher Included (Course Code: GES355)

What Do Partners Need To Do:

  • Partners do not need to take any action as this course will be updated in the catalog on May 20, 2018.

If you have any questions, please contact Partner HelpDesk at partnerhelpdesk@cengage.com. Thank you for being a valued ed2go Partner.

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Computing Essentials Course-CompTIA IT Fundamentals

COMPUTING ESSENTIALS

We are pleased to announce the launch of a new Advanced Career Training course in the IT field.

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Cloud Computing Courses

We are pleased to announce the launch of new Advanced Career Training courses that train on technical skills in cloud computing systems.

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Computer-Aided Design and Modeling Courses

We are pleased to announce the launch of new Advanced Career Training courses that train on technical skills in Autodesk computer-aided design software.

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