- IBM & Simplilearn will co-develop courses in Data & AI for working professionals BENGALURU, India, March 31, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Simplilearn, the world's number one online bootcamp for digital economy skills training, today announced an extension of their collaboration with IBM to provide curated learning programs in Data & AI for working professionals. Simplilearn will collaborate with IBM to curate an in-depth, industry-focused curriculum and introduce industry-focused training programs in Data Analytics, Data Science, AI & Machine Learning, Data Engineering, and Business Analysis. Furthermore, learners will have access to 'Ask Me Anything' mentorship sessions with IBM leaders, IBM hackathons for intensive problem-solving sessions, and customized masterclass sessions to share experiences and real-time scenarios.

All learning programs integrated with IBM's course content will be delivered through Simplilearn's bootcamp-style training delivery model. This ensures that the learners develop an in-depth understanding of the fundamentals and have abundant opportunities for hands-on practice and coaching to enhance employability. They will receive industry-recognized certificates from Simplilearn and IBM upon course completion.

Krishna Kumar, CEO, and founder of Simplilearn said, "We are excited to extend our collaboration with IBM and to leverage their expertise in one of the most in-demand categories - AI and Data Science. Expanding Simplilearn's alliance with IBM reinforces our mission of working with some of the most forward-thinking organizations to bring our students the most comprehensive training programs available. Together, we will address some of the biggest challenges faced by students when starting careers in the fields of AI and Data Science." "The world is in the digital transformation era, and professionals must equip themselves with the right skills to remain ahead of the curve. Through our enhanced collaboration with Simplilearn, we look forward to offering more comprehensive benefits to the learners and provide them an opportunity for career growth in the fields of AI and Data Science," said Devkant Aggarwal, Leader, Growth Initiatives, Career Education, IBM ISA.

IBM and Simplilearn began their collaboration in 2019 to introduce four master's programs with live virtual classes and video courses for working professionals. To date, Simplilearn has helped more than 2,000,000 professionals and 2,000 companies across 150 countries to get trained, acquire certifications, and reach their business and career goals.

About Simplilearn Simplilearn is the world's #1 online Bootcamp for digital skills training, focused on helping people acquire the skills they need to thrive in the digital economy. Simplilearn provides outcome-based online training across technologies and applications in Data Science, AI and Machine Learning, Cloud Computing, Cyber Security, Digital Marketing, DevOps, Project Management, and other critical digital disciplines. Through individual courses, comprehensive certification programs, and partnerships with world-renowned universities, Simplilearn provides millions of professionals and thousands of corporate training organizations with the work-ready skills they need to excel in their careers. Based in San Francisco, CA, and Bangalore, India, Simplilearn has helped over 2,000,000 professionals and 2,000 companies across 150 countries to get trained, acquire certifications, and reach their business and career goals. With over 1,500 live classes each month, real-world projects, and more, professionals learn by doing at Simplilearn. Ongoing industry recognition for the company includes the 2020 Aegis Graham Bell Award for Innovation in EdTech, 2020 StevieĀ® Gold Award for Customer Service Success, and recognition by the prestigious Training Industry Inc. as one of the Top IT Training Companies for 2020. For more information, please visit www.simplilearn.com About IBM For more information on IBM India, please visit http://www.ibm.com/in/en/ Logo: https://mma.prnewswire.com/media/1100016/Simplilearn_Logo.jpg PWR PWR