Top 20 IT training providers named in annual list

The 20 best IT training providers have been revealed by Training Industry - a research and information resource for corporate learning leaders. 

Companies included in the list were picked based on the following criteria: Breadth and quality of IT training content and courses, leadership and innovation in IT training, company size and growth potential, strength of clients, and geographic reach.

Training Industry president Ken Taylor said the firms in 2018’s list lead the way in the information technology training market, with offerings and capabilities that are under constant development to keep up to date with the needs of the market.

The full list was as follows:

  • LinkedIn Learning
  • Infosec Institute
  • New Horizons
  • Skillsoft
  • CGS
  • Firebrand
  • O’Reilly
  • Udemy for Business
  • Fast Lane
  • QA
  • TTA - The Training Associates
  • Learning Tree International
  • ONLC Training Centers
  • Tech Data
  • ExecuTrain
  • Global Knowledge
  • GP Strategies
  • NIIT
  • Arrow ECS Education
  • LearnQuest


Mr Taylor went on to say that QA was selected based on the breadth of delivery modalities it offers and its standing as an overall innovator among IT training companies.

Danielle Draewell, market research analyst at Training Industry, added QA “approaches blended learning with flexible, self-paced online learning; followed by an immersive workshop experience; and finally supporting the learners as they apply their new skills in the workplace."

Additionally, Training Industry named several IT training provides worth keeping an eye on in the future.

These included:

  • AXIOM Learning Solutions
  • ProTech Training
  • Training Camp
  • NetCom Learning
  • Trainocate Holdings
  • Simplilearn
  • Cognixia Inc.
  • Judge Learning Solutions
  • ServiceNow
  • ROI Training
  • CTU Training Solutions