Monday 13 July, 2020

ICreate, Trend Media launch new digital certification portal

(From left) iCreate General Manager Carl Carram and CEO Tyrone Wilson with Declan Tully, Group Head of Revenue for Trend Media, at a signing ceremony last year for the entities' digital partnership.

(From left) iCreate General Manager Carl Carram and CEO Tyrone Wilson with Declan Tully, Group Head of Revenue for Trend Media, at a signing ceremony last year for the entities' digital partnership.

iCreate Institute and Trend Media have collaborated to launch a new learning portal aimed at driving digital skills across the Caribbean. It's part of a wider partnership between the two entities in the offering of certified digital courses across the region.

The new portal, ‘DMI Sprints’, will allow individuals to complete courses accredited by the Digital Marketing Institute and dedicated to their professional advancement.

Optimized for mobile and tablet usage, DMI Sprints offers a student-focused, smooth and immersive user and learner experience. Offering bite-sized lessons of 10 to 20 minutes, the programme provides students with personalized and on-demand access to their progress data which includes time spent, percentage completion, exam disposition, eligibility status among other benefits.

“The partnership we have with iCreate allows us to take digital in the Caribbean to another level by equipping the next generation of marketing and media practitioners with the skills they need to navigate the future of digital marketing,” said Declan Tully, Group Head of Revenue for Trend Media, the leading digital marketing house in the Caribbean.

DMI Sprints membership features include continuous learning mini-courses, live webinars, digital marketing start-up tools, ebooks and case studies at no additional cost.  Content accessed will be available up to 12 months after the course ends.

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