Register FAQ / Rules Forum Spy Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read
Go Back   MacRumors Forums > Mac Community > Community Discussion > Apple, Industry and Internet Discussion

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old Apr 26, 2011, 05:19 PM   #1
rlee777
macrumors newbie
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
OS X Training and Certification Problems in Alaska

I work for a large non-profit corporation in Anchorage Alaska. We have 25 iMacs and numerous iBooks we would like to integrate into and Windows Active Directory environment.

We have been very disappointed with the level of networking expertise available in the Anchorage and want to train our own staff and have them certified.

We have been trying getting our people trained on Snow Leopard 101 Support Essentials. Twice we have registered people for training only to have the class canceled. We never find out that the class was canceled until we call the trainer to verify the dates.

The second time this happen we were assured that two other students had already register and only need one more to confirm the class. We registered on find out a month later that the class was canceled.

We are getting a lot of requests from executives for Mac on our network, but we can't do it because we cannot get our staff trained without shipping them down too Seattle, which is far too costly.

If Apple wants to expand market share in the corporate market, and many would love and alternative to Microsoft, they MUST work out this issue of helping to get trained IT staff in the field.

I would be happy if they just were committed to holding the classes they advertise.
rlee777 is offline   0 Reply With Quote

Reply
MacRumors Forums > Mac Community > Community Discussion > Apple, Industry and Internet Discussion

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Similar Threads
thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Apple Updates Service Tech Training and Certification Program MacRumors Mac Blog Discussion 23 Jun 5, 2013 12:49 PM
iPhone 5 Delayed In Alaska? binarydaddy iPhone 1 Sep 28, 2012 04:12 PM
Avid Training and Certification dcslacker Digital Video 14 Aug 14, 2012 12:45 PM

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:02 AM.

Mac Rumors | Mac | iPhone | iPhone Game Reviews | iPhone Apps

Mobile Version | Fixed | Fluid | Fluid HD
Copyright 2002-2013, MacRumors.com, LLC