University Academy 92 (UA92) are proud to announce a new academic partnership with the world’s largest provider of vendor neutral certifications, CompTIA.
The new partnership unites CompTIA’s wealth of knowledge, skills and certifications with UA92’s modern academic proposition.
CompTIA’s mission is to advance the IT Industry and they have certified nearly 3 million IT Professionals globally. They specialise in bridging the technical skills gap and developing entry, advanced and expert level exams to enhance young people’s career opportunities.
Graham Hunter – Vice President of Skills Certification EMEA at CompTIA commented:
“We are thrilled to collaborate with UA92 who are without doubt set to be amongst CompTIA’s leading academic partners for preparing and certifying the workforce. We seek academic partners who can really make a difference to young people to help bridge the skills gap and keep a stream of talented individuals coming into the sector globally. UA92 with the addition of Aaron Saxton are the perfect partners for us. We are super excited for this partnership and will be looking to support wherever we can to make a difference to students in Manchester.”
Sara Prowse CEO at UA92 commented:
“Partnering with CompTIA is a very important and exciting step forward for UA92. I am very excited to see how the innovation and forward-thinking blossoms from this relationship helping us to educate together the next generation of technology workers, and being able to make a tangible difference in addressing the digital skills gap in the Greater Manchester area”.
The partnership between UA92 and CompTIA is the first of many new vendor relationships UA92 are developing and reinforces the unique and deliberately different approach to an industry led education that empowers young adults at UA92 to make it for real.