ACI Learning Wins “Career Development Solution of the Year” Designation in 2024 EdTech Breakthrough Awards Program

Prestigious International Awards Program Recognizes Outstanding Educational Technology Products and Companies

DENVER – June 6, 2024 – ACI Learning, the audit, cybersecurity and IT training leader, today announced that it has been selected as winner of the “Career Development Solution of the Year” award in the 6th annual EdTech Breakthrough Awards program conducted by EdTech Breakthrough, a leading market intelligence organization that recognizes the top companies and solutions in the global educational technology market.

ACI Learning trains leaders in Cybersecurity, Audit, and Information Technology. The company boasts a portfolio of training solutions aimed at getting people into jobs and helping professionals advance their careers, while at the same time giving organizations more confidence that their data is protected.

The company provides organizations with an agile training and assessment infrastructure that equips individuals and business leaders with the knowledge and skills to safeguard their digital assets and information. Additionally, these organizations gain the flexibility to test out those skills and the analytics to assess differing levels of expertise, staying ahead of changing parameters such as remote working cultures and the rush to add AI to the enterprise technology stack.

“ACI Learning helps you choose which learning path suits you best and delivers personalized training the way you want it. The stakes are critical with existing and emerging threats, alongside the influx of new technologies like AI. There’s an even greater premium on cybersecurity, audit and IT skills training and assessment,” said Steve Johansson, managing director, EdTech Breakthrough. “Congratulations to ACI Learning on being our pick for ‘Career Development Solution of the Year’ as they help employees at all stages of their career to continuously adapt. ACI is fast becoming the de facto always-on training platform for organizations.”

The mission of the EdTech Breakthrough Awards is to honor excellence and recognize the innovation, hard work and success in a range of educational technology categories, including Student Engagement, School Administration, Adaptive Learning, STEM Education, Remote Learning, Career Preparation and many more. This year’s program attracted thousands of nominations from over 17 different countries throughout the world.

“Whether you're starting your IT career, mastering your profession, or developing your team, we're with you every step of the way. We believe that training is not a transaction, but that life-long learning is essential for career growth,” said Brett Shively, CEO of ACI Learning. “Our name may seem new, but we've been at it for over 40 years. We’re incredibly thankful to EdTech Breakthrough for this recognition and look forward to another 40 years of helping people learn at their own pace, at home, work, or on the go.”

ACI Learning’s training content, courses and assessments help learners stay ahead of ever-evolving and fast-changing dynamics in their businesses. The in-demand self-paced video libraries are designed with the learner in mind. Engaging short episodes are offered via a two-person format providing the learner access to training with results.

For Cybersecurity & IT, there are 7,000+ hours of IT and cybersecurity training for most popular IT certifications via virtual hands-on and skills-based labs as well as practice tests and exams. The platform makes it easy to manage, track, and report on team progress. ACI also offers NASBA-approved Audit continuing professional education with engaging, on-demand video training as well as podcasts, blogs, and webinars to enhance learning. Cybersecurity awareness training for non-IT professionals includes anime content and documentary-style episodes.

About ACI Learning

ACI Learning is transforming the way companies train and technology professionals learn across audit, cybersecurity, and information technology. Fueling the modern workforce, ACI is trusted by the Fortune 500, leading universities, and small businesses alike. ACI is an always-on partner that identifies skill gaps and provides immediate solutions to businesses, channel partners and individuals. From providing technology fundamentals to protecting the systems that send people to space, ACI's credentialed edutainers deliver certification prep and skills training via binge-worthy content that supports all points of the career lifecycle. For more information, visit

About EdTech Breakthrough

Part of Tech Breakthrough, a leading market intelligence and recognition platform for global technology innovation and leadership, the EdTech Breakthrough Awards program is devoted to honoring excellence in educational technology products, companies and people. The EdTech Breakthrough Awards provide a platform for public recognition around the achievements of breakthrough educational technology in categories including e-learning, student engagement, school administration, career preparation, language learning, STEM and more. For more information, visit

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