|By Business Wire||
|February 28, 2014 10:52 AM EST||
MasterGraphics, design process experts and leading Midwest provider of design data solutions for the manufacturing, building and civil engineering industries, today announced that it has formed an alliance with three other Autodesk Channel Partners and Authorized Autodesk Training Centers for the delivery of online, live, interactive Autodesk solutions training.
This alliance along with D3 Technologies of Springfield, MO; Ketiv of Brea, CA; and Synergis Engineering Design Solutions of Quakertown, PA, will provide best-in-class online learning opportunities to users of more advanced and specialized Autodesk design and simulation tools. As Autodesk Specialized Gold and Platinum Partners, each firm has demonstrated in-depth technical and industry knowledge and a commitment to the highest quality training and support.
The instruction to be offered by this group of partners is being marketed under the brand name Virtual Advanced Training ACADemy is scheduled to begin March 31, 2014. Classes can be viewed and registered for at www.mastergraphics.com/training/web-based-training.
Using Autodesk-approved courseware, our instructors will leverage Adobe Connect—to provide the latest virtual classroom technology—and a very small class size—to facilitate advanced training, including one-on-one instruction as needed. A significant advantage of Adobe Connect is that students can see both the instructor’s desktop and their own desktops and applications, thereby simulating a real-world classroom environment. This technology also enables more engaging interaction in the classroom which is conducive to learning and, more importantly, knowledge retention.
“For our Virtual Advanced Training ACADemy offerings, we’re pleased to offer more advanced and specialized course topics for our clients,” said Mark Lackovic, MasterGraphics COO. “As more and more customers turn to alternate media for learning—such as on-demand training, DVDs, e-Books, etc.—we’ve determined that we could best meet the needs of our valued customers by combining the expertise, experience, and knowledge from our four companies. Each of us specializes in different Autodesk solutions, and we have a long history of partnership among our companies, making this both time and cost effective for our organizations and customers across the markets we serve.”
To learn more about all our training offerings, visit us online at www.mastergraphics.com/training.
About MasterGraphics Inc.:
MasterGraphics is an Autodesk Gold Partner for the manufacturing, architecture and education communities and is headquartered in Madison, Wis., with offices in Milwaukee, Appleton, Chicago and Minneapolis. Serving as a trusted advisor to its clients, MasterGraphics helps to streamline the design process and utilization of CAD data through an integrated mix of software, hardware, professional services and digital imaging and distribution offerings. For more information, please visit www.mastergraphics.com.
Autodesk is a registered trademark of Autodesk, Inc. and/or its subsidiaries and/or affiliates, in the USA and/or other countries.
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