New Delhi, India / London, United Kingdom, December 07 2017: NIIT Limited, a leading provider of managed training services announced today that it has earned the status of Accredited Learning Provider for the second consecutive year. NIIT was awarded the accreditation for its "commitment to high quality and process improvement in the provision of learning, development and training services to clients" by the Learning and Performance Institute (LPI), UK.
LPI is a leading global membership body for learning professionals and organisations, whose aim is to raise the profile of those in the workplace learning sector by sharing and celebrating the knowledge, experience and skills of their members and accredited partners. LPI accreditation is the globally-recognised quality mark for providers of learning products, technologies, services, and facilities.
The learning provider accreditation is done through a rigorous audit where a learning provider is validated against a globally-recognised quality mark, based on performance data from thousands of learning providers.
Through this accreditation, NIIT has been independently and internationally acknowledged as a forward-thinking, reputable provider, committed to learner outcomes, performance development and customer satisfaction.
Speaking on the occasion, Sailesh Lalla, EVP Business Development at NIIT's Corporate Learning Group said, "The LPI accreditation strengthens our commitment to deliver measurable business impact and value to our customers by thoroughly evaluating our performance against best-in-class providers. The LPI benchmarks performance data across our peers and we are delighted to meet and exceed these globally recognised standards set by the LPI."
Edmund Monk, CEO, Learning and Performance Institute said, "The LPI's accreditation programme is not only a benchmark – it's an ongoing, consultant-led performance evaluation with clearly-defined business improvement goals. Only the very best learning organizations achieve accreditation, so I would like to congratulate the team at NIIT for their efforts in attaining – and maintaining - the highest levels of quality in their learning provision. Customers and partners of NIIT can be assured of its commitment to excellence and dedication to continuous improvement."
About The Learning and Performance Institute
The Learning and Performance Institute is a self-governing, not-for-profit professional body for workplace learning professionals. The Institute was established in 1995 and since then has grown on an annual basis.
Today, the organisation has thousands of individual members and hundreds of accredited learning organisations.
Through a range of membership, certification, accreditation, events and bespoke consultancy services, the Institute focuses on enhancing and recognising the skills and professional status of individuals and organisations engaged in learning activities, and assessing the quality of learning services.
NIIT is a leading Skills and Talent
Development Corporation that is building a manpower pool for global industry
requirements. The company, which was set up in 1981 to help the nascent IT
industry overcome its human resource challenges, today ranks among the world's
leading training companies owing to its vast and comprehensive array of talent
development programs. With a footprint across 40 nations, NIIT offers training
and development solutions to Individuals, Enterprises and Institutions. NIIT
has three main lines of business across the globe – Corporate Learning Group,
Skills & Careers Group and School Learning Group.
NIIT's Corporate Learning Group (CLG) offers Managed Training Services (MTS) to market-leading companies in North America, Europe, Asia, and Oceania. The Skills & Careers Group (SNC) delivers a diverse range of learning and talent development programs to millions of individual and corporate learners in areas including Digital Transformation, Banking, Finance & Insurance, Soft Skills, Business Process Excellence, Retail Sales Enablement, Management Education, Multi-Sectoral Vocational Skills, Digital Media Marketing, and new-age IT. As NIIT's wholly owned subsidiary for its K-12 school learning initiative - MindChampion Learning Systems Limited (MLSL), provides futuristic NIIT nGuru range of learning solutions for schools comprising, interactive Classrooms with digital content, technology-driven Math Lab, IT Wizard programs and Quick School - an Education Resource Planning software. The Training.com learning platform is an NIIT initiative for advanced career programs, which are delivered live by industry experts in an immersive and interactive online mode, combining instructor-led classrooms with the convenience of accessing the training sessions from anywhere.
As the Most Trusted Training Brand in India for 5th year in a row (Brand Trust Report, 2017), NIIT's learning and talent development solutions, continue to receive widespread recognition globally. NIIT has been named among the Top 20 Training Outsourcing Companies for the past nine consecutive years by Training Industry, Inc. USA. Further, leading Indian ICT journal Dataquest has conferred upon NIIT the 'Top Training Company' award successively for the past 20 years, since the inception of this category. NIIT has also been featured as the 'Most Respected Education Company'- 2016 by leading financial magazine, Business World. NIIT.tv – a disruptive innovation by NIIT, won the prestigious award for 'Educational Technology, at the Indo-American Education Summit 2016.
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