May 31, 2013 - Singapore Institute of Materials Management (SIMM) signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Verztec to affirm collaboration in Logistics and Supply Chain industry in Singapore and across the region.
The MOU was signed during SIMM May Graduation ceremony on 18 May 2013, held at NTUC Centre @ One Marina Boulevard, by Mr Roger Lee, Director, SIMM and Mr Nicholas Goh, CEO, Verztec Consulting Pte Ltd.
VerztecLearning™, the Professional Development and Learning Technologies division of Verztec Consulting Pte Ltd, will be the learning technology partner for SIMM to power e-learning platform and SIMM will promote professional development courses by VerztecLearning™ to the logistics and supply chain industry in Singapore and regionally.
“We are happy to partner with SIMM and to help power the e-learning platform for SIMM’s future online training. As a leader in professional development and learning technologies, this collaboration allows VerztecLearning™ to uplift SIMM’s current programs to a higher level and offer students a more innovative and engaging learning experience.” – Nicholas Goh, Verztec’s CEO.
Apart from classroom sessions in SIMM programs, SIMM students will also have to go through a compulsory e-learning course – Negotiation Skills & Techniques, produced by VerztecLearning™, which is supplemented with latest concepts, relevant case studies and interactive activities. Upon successful completion of both the e-learning and classroom learning sessions, students will be awarded with a Certificate of Completion by SIMM.
Through this partnership, VerztecLearning™ strives to equip SIMM students with the latest techniques and concepts in Professional Negotiation at the workplace, as it is increasingly considered as an important skill and vital asset to organizations of today.
“It is my great pleasure to note that the collaboration between SIMM and Verztec is now in fruition,” says Roger Lee, Director of SIMM. “I am sure that the students of SIMM would find the e-Learning platform for the “Negotiation Skills & Techniques” course to be one of the best learning experiences. We look forward to a successful collaboration.”
About Verztec Consulting Pte Ltd
Verztec is a leading ISO 9001:2008 Global Content Consulting Services Company. Verztec assists companies around the world to design, develop, localize and publish their global communication messages in over 60 languages across various channels. For more information, please visit http://www.verztec.com.
About Verztec Learning™
VerztecLearning™, the Professional Development and Learning Technologies division of Verztec Consulting Pte Ltd, is a leader in innovative blended learning and online courses for soft skills, leadership skills, IT skills, business skills and project management skills training. For more information on VerztecLearning™, please visithttp://www.verzteclearning.com.
About Singapore Institute of Materials Management
The Singapore Institute of Materials Management (SIMM) was incorporated in 1980 as a non-profit and self-supporting independent educational institution, with quality as its corporate emphasis. SIMM has since grown to be a premier institution offering Logistics, Supply chain Management and E-commerce education for the industry training professionals and assisting also in the conversion of manpower for personnel not in the Logistics and Procurement field or industry.
For more information, please contact:
1. Han Huiying – Executive, Marketing
2. Carrie Chen – Senior Manager, Marketing
Phone: +65-6577 4646
Fax: +65-6577 4647