A mix of instructor-led and e-learning courses designed to take students from beginner to expert in EditShare tools and workflows, the EditShare Academy offers a structured curriculum that culminates in industry certification.
EditShare has announced the launch of EditShare Academy at IBC2019. A mix of instructor-led and e-learning courses designed to take students from beginner to expert in EditShare tools and workflows, the EditShare Academy offers sales and video professionals a structured curriculum that culminates in industry certification in one of three areas: EditShare Associate, EditShare Engineer, and EditShare Sales Professional. With EditShare’s reputation in managing the exponential growth in video production, EditShare Academy gives sales engineers, IT managers and video professionals the confidence that systems are running at optimal performance and knowledge to maximise the return on investment.
EditShare’s expertise is in networked shared storage and smart workflow solutions for the post-production, TV, sports and film industries.
Commenting on the launch, Stuart McGeechan, vice president of customer success, EditShare, said: “As the media landscape shifts beyond the traditional production and post-production practices and demand for video professionals expands into new markets, our customers and sales channel partners require training and certification programs that can equip them to navigate the new technical waters and distinguish themselves from the pack. EditShare Academy is an important foundation for customer and partner enablement and success, which are top priority at EditShare. It is a tremendous learning platform that the community can leverage to gain new professional skills and enhance their talents across media workflow design, installation and operational maintenance. Courses combined with certification will help advance careers in creative and or sales tracks, and for business owners, help their company thrive whether they are a post facility, corporation with a media department or a sales partner providing the wider community guidance and support.”
EditShare Academy training and certification curriculum covers technical operations and workflow for EditShare’s EFS high-performance shared storage solutions, Flow media asset management (MAM), QScan automated quality control (AQC) and Helmut.
Its programme tracks include The EditShare Associate Program, which provides channel partners and customers with foundational knowledge of EditShare products, workflows and solutions; an engineer programme, which offers channel partners and customers technical and operational knowledge of EditShare products and solutions; and a sales professional program designed for channel partners who actively support customers through the sales process and manage ongoing customer success.
The EditShare Academy training and certification is developed in conjunction with CSMD Group, a global leader in building training and certification programmes with end-user experiences for both emerging and Fortune 500 customers.