I admit, the moment I encountered the name iTrain, what came to mind was an apple product or a smart train system.
Well, I was wrong.
iTrain (M) Sdn Bhd is South East Asia’s leading Information Technology training centre, renowned for introducing international Silicon Valley solutions to local Malaysian companies. iTrain is the first training provider in the country to introduce iPhone, Android and HTML5 courses. They have successfully trained 500 developers in each Mobile Technology, and deck out more than 5000 developer in its seminars.
iTrain is also the first and only training provider to introduce Google Certification Programme classroom training in the region. Those trainings has been conducted in Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, and the Philippines. They have also pioneered Cloud Computing and Green IT certification courses.
iTrain is both a Microsoft Gold Partner and a Certified Partner for Learning Solutions (CPLS). Furthermore, iTrain is also the official training partner of many MNCs and government agencies. iTrain is located both at Kuala Lumpur as well as Penang and have affiliate partners in different parts of Malaysia.
iTrain stands out by incorporating real world training content in its delivery, empowering programmers and developers to efficiently and competently execute their tasks right from the start. iTrain’s transformative training methodology has attracted many high-powered supporters, including billion dollar corporations such as Microsoft, Prudential, Petronas, Shell and the Star.
Plus, they are also avid supporters of the local tech scene, working with the official Google Technology User Group and CodeAndroid Malaysia User Group to create and deliver Android Development Training. Also managing the official Malaysian Windows Mobile Developer User Group and the unofficial iPhone Developer User Group of Malaysia.
Besides from IT training courses, iTrain also provides a series of soft skills training targeted in improving proficiency in the workplace such as Leadership & Supervisory Skills, Interpersonal & Presentation Skills, Creative Thinking and Problem Solving and many more. Apart from that, iTrain has also launched a series of Strategic HR Competency Certification Program which assist in transforming the HR role to an even more effective role in strategic planning in organization.
iTrainKids for Children
iTrain does not cater only to adults! iTrain was initially a programme targeting 16 years old teenage school leavers to equipped themselves with Computer Science knowledge when they first started in 2005. According to e27, iTrain for children was paused only to be reintroduced under the name of ‘iTrainKids’ in 2011. The Co-founder and CEO of iTrain, Bikesh Lakhmichand said in a recent interview that they want to spark a child’s interest in the technology space by creating an environment that allows them to be comfortable with technology and surrounded by like-minded peers, while picking up additional tech skills.
To those who would like to try out developing a game or even a mobile app; or simply your very own website, get on the train with iTrain. Also, these short training courses only takes up a few days!