Product Changes: March 2022

March 2022 Course Updates

We are pleased to announce that we are launching over twenty new courses and bundles with several retirements to ensure we’re providing you with the most up-to-date information. Keep reading for more information and other changes.   


New  Courses

Introduction to Cybersecurity
Course Code T14388 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $149 LAUNCH DATE March 30, 2022 | Fundamentals
This exciting new course is from Cengage Group’s recent acquisition of Infosec, an expert provider of security education. It’s video-based and a great introduction to the increasingly important field of cybersecurity.   

Cisco CCNP Enterprise: ENCOR & ENARSI
Course Code GES3053 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $3,295 LAUNCH DATE March 29, 2022 | Advanced Career Training  

Cisco CCNP Enterprise: ENCOR & ENARSI (Vouchers Included)
Course Code GES3054 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $3,995 | LAUNCH DATE March 29, 2022 | Advanced Career Training 

Cisco CCNP Enterprise: ENCOR & ENSLD
Course Code GES3055 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $3,295 | LAUNCH DATE March 29, 2022 | Advanced Career Training  

Cisco CCNP Enterprise: ENCOR & ENSLD (Vouchers Included)
Course Code GES3056 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $3,995 | LAUNCH DATE March 29, 2022 | Advanced Career Training 

Cisco CCNP Enterprise: ENCOR & ENWLSI
Course Code GES3057 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $3,295 | LAUNCH DATE March 29, 2022 | Advanced Career Training  

Cisco CCNP Enterprise: ENCOR & ENWLSI (Vouchers Included)
Course Code GES3058 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $3,995 | LAUNCH DATE March 29, 2022 | Advanced Career Training 

Cisco CCNP Security: SCOR & SISE
Course Code GES3059 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $3,295 | LAUNCH DATE March 29, 2022 | Advanced Career Training 

Cisco CCNP Security: SCOR & SISE (Vouchers Included)
Course Code GES3060 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $3,995 | LAUNCH DATE March 29, 2022 | Advanced Career Training  

Cisco CCNP Security: SCOR & SVPN
Course Code GES3061 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $3,295 | LAUNCH DATE March 29, 2022 | Advanced Career Training 

Cisco CCNP Security: SCOR & SVPN (Vouchers Included)
Course Code GES3062 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $3,995 | LAUNCH DATE March 29, 2022 | Advanced Career Training 

Cisco CCNP Collaboration: CLCOR & CLICA
Course Code GES3063 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $3,295 | LAUNCH DATE March 29, 2022 | Advanced Career Training 

Cisco CCNP Collaboration: CLCOR & CLICA (Vouchers Included)
Course Code GES3064 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $3,995 | LAUNCH DATE March 29, 2022 | Advanced Career Training 

PMI Agile
Course Code GES3065 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $1,595 | LAUNCH DATE March 29, 2022 | Advanced Career Training 

VMware vSphere ICM v7.0 for the Real World
Course Code GES3066 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $2,195 | LAUNCH DATE March 29, 2022 | Advanced Career Training   

AWS Cloud Practitioner: Foundational Exam
Course Code GES3067 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $1,995 | LAUNCH DATE March 22, 2022 | Advanced Career Training 

AWS SysOps Administrator: Associate Exam
Course Code GES3068 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $1,995 | LAUNCH DATE March 22, 2022 | Advanced Career Training 

AWS Developer Associate: Associate Exam
Course Code GES3069 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $1,995LAUNCH DATE March 22, 2022 | Advanced Career Training  

AWS Solutions Architect: Associate Exam
Course Code GES3070 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $1,995 | LAUNCH DATE March 22, 2022 | Advanced Career Training 


New Bundles

AWS Cloud Practitioner SysOps Administrator Bundle
Course Code GES3071 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $3,995 | LAUNCH DATE March 22, 2022 

AWS Cloud Practitioner Developer Associate Bundle
Course Code GES3072 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $3,995 | LAUNCH DATE March 22, 2022 

AWS Cloud Practitioner Solutions Architect Bundle
Course Code GES3073 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $3,995 | LAUNCH DATE March 22, 2022 


Course Revisions

HVAC/R Certified Technician
Course Code GES793 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $2,895| REVISION DATE March 29, 2022 | Advanced Career Training  

HVAC/R Technician
Course Code GES786 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $2,895 | REVISION DATE March 29, 2022 | Advanced Career Training  

These HVAC/R courses are being revised to offer students access to new and improved content and a more substantial course experience with increased hours, from 160 to 330. 


Course Retirements

Pending students need to be active by the removal date for all courses or they will be dropped.    

Records Management Certificate
Course Code GES412| SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $1,595 | RETIREMENT DATE April 26, 2022 | Advanced Career Training 

Related Bundles:

  • Records Management Certificate with Microsoft Office Master 2019 | Course Code GES2078| SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $3,095 | RETIREMENT DATE April 26, 2022 | Advanced Career Training 
  • Records Management Certificate with Microsoft Office Master 2019 (Vouchers Included) | Course Code GES2079| SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $3,395 | RETIREMENT DATE April 26, 2022 | Advanced Career Training 
  • Records Management Certificate with Microsoft Office Specialist 2019 | Course Code GES2076| SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $3,395 | RETIREMENT DATE April 26, 2022 | Advanced Career Training 
  • Records Management Certificate with Microsoft Office Specialist 2019 (Vouchers Included) | Course Code GES2077| SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $3,795 | RETIREMENT DATE April 26, 2022 | Advanced Career Training

This course and the accompanying bundles are retiring due to the sunsetting of the textbook. An e-book will replace the textbook in the meantime, with no expiration until retirement. Adjacent course offerings include GES136, Certified Electronic Health Records Specialist (CEHRS). If the student is not seeking the health field, GES291 Certified Administrative Professional (Voucher Included). 

The Complete Project Manager with Microsoft Project 2019 (Software Included)
Course Code GES2060| SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $2,795 | RETIREMENT DATE April 26, 2022 | Advanced Career Training 

  • GES2059 The Complete Project Manager with Microsoft Project 2019, the version without software is currently live in our catalog. 

Mastering Project Management with Microsoft Project 2019 (Software Included)
Course Code GES2058| SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $2,495 | RETIREMENT DATE April 26, 2022 | Advanced Career Training 

  • GES2057 Mastering Project Management with Microsoft Project 2019, the version without software is currently live in our catalog. 

This course and the accompanying bundles are retiring due to Microsoft stopping the sale of Project 2019 in February of 2022. The courses without software included are currently live in the catalog. 

Event Planning Suite
Course Code B9092 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $199 | RETIREMENT DATE April 26, 2022 | Fundamentals 

Wow, What a Great Event!
Course Code Wge | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $100| RETIREMENT DATE August 30, 2022 | Fundamentals 

Wow, What a Great Event! (Self-Paced Tutorial)
Course Code T9749 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $100 | RETIREMENT DATE August 30, 2022 | Fundamentals 

Research Methods for Writers
Course Code rmw | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $115 | RETIREMENT DATE September 27, 2022 | Fundamentals

Project Management Professional (PMP) Prep Series
Course Code B8539 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $183 | RETIREMENT DATE April 26, 2022 | Fundamentals

QuickBooks Courses Retiring

QuickBooks 2015 for Contractors
Course Code qc6 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $100, $115 | RETIREMENT DATE April 26, 2022 

Performing Payroll in QuickBooks 2015
Course Code qp5 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $115| RETIREMENT DATE April 26, 2022 

Introduction to QuickBooks 2015 (Self-Paced Tutorial)
Course Code T8495 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $119 | RETIREMENT DATE April 26, 2022 

Introduction to QuickBooks 2016
Course Code q16 T9749 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $119 | RETIREMENT DATE June 28, 2022 

Introduction to QuickBooks 2016 (Self-Paced Tutorial)
Course Code T9255 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE | RETIREMENT DATE 

Intermediate QuickBooks 2016
Code qi6 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $119 | RETIREMENT DATE June 28, 2022 

QuickBooks 2016 Series
Course Code B8470 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $199 | RETIREMENT DATE April 26, 2022 

Introduction to QuickBooks 201
Course Code q17 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $119 | RETIREMENT DATE June 28, 2022 

Introduction to QuickBooks 2017 (Self-Paced Tutorial)
Course Code T9262 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $119 | RETIREMENT DATE June 28, 2022 

Intermediate QuickBooks 2017
Course Code qi7 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $119 | RETIREMENT DATE June 28, 2022 

Intermediate QuickBooks 2017 (Self-Paced Tutorial)
Course Code T9263 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $119 | RETIREMENT DATE June 28, 2022 

QuickBooks 2017 Series
Course Code B8911 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $199 | RETIREMENT DATE April 26, 2022 


Microsoft 2019 Changes

All Microsoft Office 2019 courses titles will change to Microsoft Office, removing the year from the title, on 4/26/2022. The GES codes will remain the same.

  • GES883 Microsoft PowerPoint 2019 Certification Training | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $595 
  • GES884 Microsoft Access 2019 Certification Training | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $595 
  • GES885 Microsoft Outlook 2019 Certification Training | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $595 
  • GES887 Microsoft Word 2019 Certification Training | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $595 
  • GES888 Microsoft Excel 2019 Certification Training | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $595 
  • GES891 Microsoft PowerPoint 2019 Certification Training (Voucher Included) | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $650 
  • GES892 Microsoft Access 2019 Certification Training (Voucher Included) | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $695 
  • GES893 Microsoft Outlook 2019 Certification Training (Voucher Included) | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $650 
  • GES895 Microsoft Word 2019 Certification Training (Voucher Included) | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $650 
  • GES896 Microsoft Excel 2019 Certification Training (Voucher Included) | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $650 
  • GES2090 Accounts Payable Specialist Certification with Microsoft Excel 2019 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $1,695 
  • GES2091 Accounts Payable Specialist Certification with Microsoft Excel 2019 (Voucher Included) | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $1,795 
  • GES2066 Certified Bookkeeper with Microsoft Excel 2019 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $2,495 
  • GES2092 Certified Bookkeeper with Microsoft Excel 2019 (Voucher Included) | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $2,595 
  • GES2088 Certified Internal Auditor with Microsoft Excel 2019 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $1,195 
  • GES2089 Certified Internal Auditor with Microsoft Excel 2019 (Voucher Included) | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $1,295 
  • GES2093 Chartered Tax Professional with Microsoft Excel 2019 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $2,195 
  • GES2094 Chartered Tax Professional with Microsoft Excel 2019/365 (Voucher Included) | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $2,295 
  • GES2086 Payroll Practice and Management with Microsoft Excel 2019 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $2,295 
  • GES2087 Payroll Practice and Management with Microsoft Excel 2019 (Voucher Included) | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $2,395 

To align with the certifications these courses prepare for, the following course names have been updated to reflect the certification, on 4/26/2022:

  • GES889 Microsoft Office Master 2019 Certification Training | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $1,695 
    • New Title: Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Associate Certification Training
  • GES897 Microsoft Office Master 2019 Certification Training (Vouchers Included) | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $2,095
    • New Title: Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Associate Certification Training (Vouchers Included)
  • GES890 Microsoft Office Specialist 2019 (MOS) Certification Training | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $1,995
    • New Title: Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Expert Certification Training
  • GES898 Microsoft Office Specialist 2019 (MOS) Certification Training (Vouchers Included) | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $2,495
    • New Title: Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Expert Certification Training (Vouchers Included)
  • GES2048 Certified Administrative Professional with Microsoft Office Master 2019 (Vouchers Included) | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $3,195
    • New Title: Certified Administrative Professional with Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Associate (Vouchers Included)
  • GES2047 Certified Administrative Professional with Microsoft Office Specialist 2019 (Vouchers Included) | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $3,595
    • New Title: Certified Administrative Professional with Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Expert (Vouchers Included)
  • GES2084 Executive Assistant with Microsoft Office Master 2019 (Vouchers Included) | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $4,595
    • New Title: Executive Assistant with Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Associate (Vouchers Included)
  • GES2082 Executive Assistant with Microsoft Office Specialist 2019 (Vouchers Included) | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $4,995
    • New Title: Executive Assistant with Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Expert (Vouchers Included)

In addition to the course title change on 4/26/22, the following courses will have price increases on 6/28/22: 

  • Microsoft Office Specialist 2019 (MOS) Certification Training | COURSE CODE GES890 | NEW SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $2,295 
  • Microsoft Office Specialist 2019 (MOS) Certification Training (Vouchers Included) | COURSE CODE GES898 | NEW SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE $2,745 

What Partners Need to Do

If you have elected to auto-add new titles to your catalog, then no further action is required. Otherwise, you will need to add these courses manually in the Online Administration Center. Active students in retiring courses won’t be affected and can complete their courses. Pending students need to be active by the removal date for all courses or they will be dropped. 

If you are unsure if you have the auto-add feature set up,contact your Account Manager. 

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