IT Training Company Opens Peoria Illinois Facility

ONLC Training Centers has opened an IT classroom training facility in Peoria, its 9th Illinois location.

Online PR News – 18-June-2010 – – Peoria, Illinois (IL) — ONLC Training Centers has opened an IT classroom training facility in Peoria, its 9th Illinois location. Its other Illinois locations include facilities in downtown Chicago in the Willis (Sears) Tower as well as suburban locations in Joliet, Naperville/Warrenville, Northbrook, Oakbrook Terrace, Schaumburg, and West Dundee.
“With the addition of our Peoria facility we can better provide instructor-led training to students by giving them more options,” said ONLC Training Centers’ CEO, Andy Williamson. “Our nine locations in the State make us the largest authorized training company in Illinois,” he continued.
ONLC’s Illinois locations offer live, instructor-led classroom training. Through Remote Classroom Instruction (RCI) the company is also able to connect students from multiple training facilities into a single class. “With RCI we have the lowest class cancellation rate in the industry. If someone registers for one of our classes, there is over a 90% chance that that class will run. We are now bringing that level of certainty to individuals registering for our classes in the Illinois market,” continued Williamson.

ONLC reports that its most popular technical classes in Peoria are related to Microsoft Windows Server, Windows 7, SQL Server, SharePoint, and Exchange as well as security training (Security +). From and end-user perspective, in addition to the obvious Microsoft Office classes (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access) the company is also seeing strong demand for the Adobe CS4 Suite (Dreamweaver, Photoshop, Acrobat, Illustrator, In-Design, Flash and Fireworks.)

“We are preparing for a huge wave of training related to the new releases of Exchange 2010, SharePoint 2010, and Office 2010. Also, the request for Windows 7 are very strong in our area and we expect that to continue into next year as companies in the region upgrade their desktop operating systems,” stated Williamson.

About ONLC Training Centers

Founded in 1983, ONLC has grown to be the largest IT training company in the U.S. with over 200 classroom facilities in 46 states, offering training from vendors such as Microsoft, Citrix, Adobe and Oracle. ONLC Training Centers was recently recognized by Inc. Magazine as being the fastest growing Microsoft authorized training center in the U.S.

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