PENSACOLA, Fla., Sept. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) has awarded reaccreditation status to Smart Horizons. IACET Authorized Providers are the only organizations approved to offer IACET Continuing Education Units (CEUs). The accreditation period extends for five years and includes all programs offered or created during that time.
"Smart Horizons is proud of our education programs which train hundreds of professionals each year in important vocational skills that keep them on the cutting edge of their industries," stated Dan Call, Compliance Manager for Smart Horizons. Call added, "Our renewed partnership with IACET is a demonstration of our commitment to lifelong learning and high standards for all of our programs. We are very pleased to continue our partnership with this prestigious organization and the elite group of similar organizations that offer excellent continuing education and training programs."
"We are pleased to continue our relationship with Smart Horizons as an Authorized Provider," stated Michael Todd Shinholster, President of IACET and Founder and Principal Consultant of Culture Bridge and a Lecturer of International Business at Kennesaw State University in Kennesaw, GA. Shinholster added, "Smart Horizons joins nearly 650 organizations around the globe that have had their programs vetted by third-party experts in continuing education to ensure the highest possible standards are met."
In order to achieve Authorized Provider accreditation, Smart Horizons completed a rigorous application process, including a review by an IACET site visitor, and successfully demonstrated adherence to the ANSI/IACET 1-2007 Standard addressing the design, development, administration, and evaluation of its programs. Smart Horizons has pledged its continued compliance with the Standard and is now authorized to use the IACET name and Authorized Provider logo on promotional course material. In addition, Smart Horizons is now linked to the IACET web site and is recognized as offering the highest quality continuing education and training programs.
About Smart Horizons
Smart Horizons is an online training provider based in Pensacola, Florida, that offers courseware development by experienced instructional designers, customized training programs, learning management services, superior media design, and software solutions. Designated as an Authorized Provider by the International Association for Continuing Education & Training (IACET), Smart Horizons offers Continuing Education Units (CEUs) for its programs that qualify under IACET guidelines. Smart Horizons also provides a wide range of training services, including content development and hosting, product delivery, student enrollment, student support, and record keeping. With innovative programs that are available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, Smart Horizons is changing the way organizations train their employees and enhancing the way individual learners achieve their educational and career goals. For more information, visit our web site at www.smarthorizons.org.
The International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) is a non-profit association dedicated to quality continuing education and training programs. IACET is the only standard-setting organization approved by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) for continuing education and training. The ANSI/IACET Standard is the core of thousands of educational programs worldwide. For more information, please visit www.iacet.org or call 703-506-3275.
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