SOURCE: Simplilearn


November 11, 2013 15:46 ET

Simplilearn Partners With Udemy to Scale Online Course Distribution, Offers PMP Course on Udemy Platform

The Company Also Launches Its Authorized Training Partner (ATP) Program to Partner With Small and Medium-Scale Online Training Providers Around the Globe to Expand Its Reach

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - Nov 11, 2013) - Simplilearn (, the leading provider of online training and professional certification courses, announced today a partnership with Udemy to offer its Project Management Professional (PMP) training courses to all Udemy users. Over a million Udemy users can now enjoy Simplilearn's flagship PMP course with the same high-level service as is offered by Simplilearn.

"Our goal at Simplilearn is to deliver top-quality professional certification training courses to our users, and by partnering with other leaders in online training, we hope to extend our offering to the global audience," said Krishna Kumar. "Udemy was our first choice as it is one of the most popular destinations for online courses today, and we are thrilled to have them on board as a key partner for growth."

The partnership kicks off with Udemy users having access to Simplilearn's flagship PMP training course, with more certification programs to be added in the coming months.

"Simplilearn has an impressive array of professional certification offerings, and we are excited to roll out Simplilearn's flagship course to our students," said Dennis Yang, President and COO of Udemy. "Simplilearn's Project Management course is accredited by the Project Management Institute and is a highly relevant course for today's professionals. We look forward to expanding our Simplilearn course offerings in the future."

Simplilearn also announced the launch of its Authorized Training Program (ATP) to partner with various small-and-medium-sized training providers around the world to offer its courses to a larger global audience. The company now has over 50 partners on board and is growing at a fast pace.

"We came across Simplilearn during our search for partners to scale up our online training offering in Nigeria. We are so excited to partner with them as an ATP and offer their online certification courses to the working professionals in the region," said Yemi Joseph, Managing Director of GIIT, Nigeria.

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About Simplilearn
Simplilearn is an online learning destination for young working professionals who are looking at career enhancement through certification courses across industry verticals. With study centers across the globe, offers over 80 certification courses across 11 categories. At present, Simplilearn trains about 4000 professionals a month. Simplilearn is a Global Registered Education Provider (REP) of PMI, USA, Accredited Training Organization (ATO) by APMG International, UK, Accredited Examination Center (AEC) by EXIN and PEOPLECERT. All the courses offered at are accredited for online delivery and approved worldwide. For more information, visit

About Udemy
Udemy is the world's largest destination for online courses. Udemy is truly democratizing education by making over 10,000 courses from industry experts available to over 1 Million students in 200 countries. Udemy offers students affordable, on-demand access to top-quality content and through Udemy For Organizations (UFO) provides businesses, schools, and organizations an online education platform to train employees, students, and members. For more information, visit

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