(January 16, 2015—Chicago, IL) MicroTek, a global provider of on-demand business training and meeting solutions, has renovated its 11,000 square foot training facility in Orlando, Florida, to include virtual training and meeting rooms. Each of the center’s nine computer classrooms now has the capability to offer a blended learning environment of instructor-led training with virtual participants. The enhancements make MicroTek’s Orlando’s facility among the most technologically advanced hybrid training centers in Florida.
“MicroTek’s virtual training products support the evolution of the learning experience by harnessing innovative collaboration solutions to expand the reach of the classroom. This is a powerful and easy-to-use solution designed to combine the best of both teaching modalities, live onsite facility based classroom training for local and remote students. We are committed to our customer’s success and having these enhancements now in Orlando, along with our other U.S. locations provides us the additional capacity and expertise to support hybrid learning into all of our customer's student locations. Having well-designed training sites in popular major metropolitan locations supports our industry- leading service teams that manage these elearning products by providing a total training solution” said Hugh McCullen, MicroTek President.
The aesthetic components of the renovation included the installation of new café flooring, carpeting, light fixtures and furniture. The facility was also painted to a brighter, more energizing color scheme. “Over the past two years, MicroTek has been in the process of renovating our facilities to a new contemporary design and open floor plan, one that is much more conducive to the modern training environment,” said Bill Taylor, Vice President, Facility Resources.
The facility boasts a full-time hospitality staff, an around-the-clock technical support person and a full-range of guest amenities. Each of the facility’s classrooms is equipped with high-speed fiber internet connections and premium bandwidth.
Renovations are also scheduled for MicroTek’s LA, Chicago and New York training facilities this year, guaranteeing that all centers will have been updated by the end of 2015. “We’re very excited about our new look, and have been getting tremendous feedback from instructors and students about our new training facilities,” said Bill Taylor, Vice President, Facility Resources.
The space, which is open and fully operational, is located at 2145 Metrocenter Boulevard, suite 150, in Orlando. To schedule a tour, please contact a MicroTek representative at 1.800.207.9620.
Since 1991, MicroTek has been the industry's leading, single-source provider of training and meeting solutions. With a base of 12 major metro learning campuses nationwide and a network of over 3,000 fully vetted training sites worldwide, MicroTek is equipped to manage and execute any sized training program—anywhere in the world.
MicroTek's end-to-end training and meeting solutions include virtual platforms, event management, instructor deployment, courseware management, scheduling and project implementation. MicroTek was named a Top Training Company for the sixth consecutive year by Trainingindustry.com.