Distributor Midwich announced that the company’s UK Collaboration Technology Specialists (CTS) team have successfully qualified as ‘SMART Certified Trainers’.
Ian Strange (pictured left), Alex James (pictured middle left) and John Soden (pictured middle right), from Midwich’s Collaboration Technology Specialists (CTS) team, completed 12 modules and three exams towards the full accreditation. The SMART Certified Trainer qualifications will enable those who do qualify to demonstrate Gamification, create real time classroom lessons and accurately show the benefits of SMART inking tools.
Jason Barnes, Head of Services EMEA for SMART Technologies, comments, “We are very pleased to share that three team members at Midwich have passed the SMART Educational Training modules and are now part of our preferred ‘SMART Certified Trainer’ programme. Midwich are committed to SMART and our partners and this demonstrates their ability to scale up to meet market demands.
“Midwich can now deliver the SMART training modules with a much deeper knowledge and can help teachers combine our software capability with their own teaching methodology to deliver the best educational outcomes for their pupils.”
Richard Bovingdon, General Sales Manager, Business Development for Midwich adds, “I’m very proud of the Collaboration Technology Specialists (CTS) team, this really is something quite unique to Midwich and demonstrates our value add to the channel and commitment to SMART.
“John, Ian and Alex have worked tirelessly to achieve this qualification and as a result, their understanding and ability to use interactive display technology is market-leading, combined with their knowledge of SMART’s software.”
As of September 2019, Midwich will provide resellers and their end users with an additional service of providing a SMART Teacher Training option under the Mi Support package.
If you’re a Reseller and would like to find out more about the new Teacher Training package, contact Richard Bovingdon at Richard.firstname.lastname@example.org.