Catalog Updates: Course Changes and Discontinuations

We’re constantly updating our catalog and that’s a good thing! Please read below for more information on recent and upcoming changes.

 

Advanced Career Training

The following courses will be updated effective immediately:

  • Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) (GES342)
  • Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) (Voucher Included) (GES344)
  • Information Security Training (GES358)
  • Information Security Training (Voucher Included) GES359)

How are these courses changing?

We have suspended open enrollment for these course while we revise their content. However, students can pre-enroll in the updated courses, which will launch November 2019.

Why are these courses changing?

These courses are being revised to align with the latest certification requirements and industry best practices.

How does this impact students?

Active students will be able to finish their course with no change to the curriculum.

                                                                                  

As a result, the following course bundles will be retired effective immediately:

  • IT Security Survival Training (GES357)
  • IT Security Survival Training (Voucher Included) (GES361)
  • Information Security Master Certification Training (GES356)
  • Information Security Master Certification Training (Voucher Included) (GES360)

Why are these course bundles being retired?

These bundles include CISA and IT Security titles, which are currently being revised.

Will these course bundles be replaced?

Not at this time.

How will this impact students?

Active students will be able to finish their course with no change to the curriculum.

 


The following courses will be updated on October 29, 2019:

  • Medical Terminology (GES112)

How is this course changing?

The revised course will have an objective-based learning structure that includes new flash cards, audio buttons for practicing pronunciations, and a portfolio project.

Why is this course changing?

This course will be revised to provide a more robust and accessible learning experience for students.

How will this impact students?

Active students will be able to finish their course with no change to the curriculum. Active students can also transfer to the updated course if they want to access the new content, but they will lose their current progress.

 


The following course will be retired on December 17, 2019:

  • Physical Therapy Aide (GES125)

Why is this course being retired?

We had planned to revise this course to better align with AMCA PT Technician/Aide certification exam. However, we found that creating a robust replacement would provide a more optimal learning experience.

Will this course be replaced?

Yes. The new title, Certified Physical Therapy Aide (Voucher Included), will launch October 15, 2019.

How will this impact students?

Active students will be able to finish their course with no change to the curriculum.


 

Fundamentals

The following course will be updated effective immediately:

  • Accounting with Excel Suite (B9093)

How is this course changing?

The course title, Accounting with Excel Suite (B9093), was changed to Accounting with Excel 2016 Suite (B9093).

Why is this course changing?

We added the software year (2016) to this title to better distinguish from a newer title, Accounting with Excel 2019 Suite.

How will this impact students?

There will be no impact to students.

 


What Partners Need to Do:

You do not need to take any action. These changes will be reflected in your catalog automatically. If you plan to replace the Advanced Career Training courses on the Eligible Training Provider List (ETPL), you should apply for approval as soon as possible. For more information, please contact your account manager.

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