October 2004
IT Training;Oct2004, p6
Trade Publication
The article presents information on the latest news and developments for information technology training professionals. It reports that the Home Office has begun a major training roll-out to support 15,000 civil servants upgrading to Windows XP and Office XP from older versions of the software. Briefing seminars at Home Office sites across England and Wales, will give participants an overview of the accompanying e-learning course, which focuses on the new features in Windows XP and Office XP. A survey found that companies possessing an internal information technology resource regard training as more important than those that use external consultants. INSET: KEY STAT.


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