Who Can Become SQBA Training Partners The SQBA international Training Partner Program yanks open lucrative opportunities for virtually all kinds of organizations that are interested in IT, BPO or ICT training and talent development. The program offers uniquely attractive partnering propositions for the following 8 categories of education, training and capacity building organizations identified by SQBA:

Partnering Opportunities for Government Universities
Government Universities can establish the prestigious ICOSS™ - International Center of Outsourcing & Software Studies - in their campus. SQBA sets up this ICOSS™ as a university’s Faculty or Department on BPO/ Outsourcing and the university students and alumni undergo training/ education and attain international SQBA and BCI certifications to expand their employability in BPO and IT areas. Equally importantly, SQBA also assists the university in introducing and running degree and research programs in outsourcing and also, high-end corporate learning and training programs for local companies. To know more about ICOSS™,please click here.

Another attractive partnering alternative for universities is starting the BCI-SQBA ICT Center in its campus, which can be later upgraded to an ICOSS™ (if there is no ICOSS™ yet in the country or the region!). A BCI-SQBA ICT Center offers international BPO and SQBA IT programs to students and alumni and helps them start great careers in BPO/ IT/ ICT industries locally or internationally. To know more about how to establish a BCI-SQBA ICT Center, please click here.

Partnering Opportunities for Privately funded Universities
The options of ICOSS™ and BCI-SQBA ICT Center are open for privately funded universities as well. The prestigious ICOSS™ - International Center for Outsourcing Studies – can be set up in the university campus and operated as the university’s Faculty or Department on BPO/ Outsourcing. All students and alumni of the university can benefit from the international training/ education programs of the ICOSS™ and attaininternational SQBA and BCI certifications to expand their employability in BPO and IT areas. Equally importantly, SQBA also assists the university in introducing and running degree and research programs in outsourcing and also, high-end corporate learning and training programs for local companies. To know more about ICOSS™, please click here.

A privately funded university can also establish the BCI-SQBA ICT Center in its campus, which can be later upgraded to an ICOSS™ (if there is no ICOSS™ yet in the country or the region!). A BCI-SQBA ICT Center offers international BPO and SQBA IT programs to students and alumni and helps them start great careers in BPO/ IT/ ICT industries locally or internationally. To know more about how to establish a BCI-SQBA ICT Center in a university, please click here.

Partnering Opportunities for Government Higher Education Centers on BPO/ IT Training
In locations or regions, where there are yet no International Center of Outsourcing & Software Studies (ICOSS™) – SQBA can help such Government Institutes establish an ICOSS™ in their campuses. Students and alumni can undergo high-quality training/ education and attain international BCI and SQBA certifications to expand their employability in BPO and IT areas. Equally importantly, SQBA also assists in the introduction and running of degree and research programs in BPO/ ICT and also, high-end corporate learning and training programs for local companies. To know more about how to set up an ICOSS™, please click here.

Another attractive partnering alternative for Government Higher Education Centers is starting the BCI-SQBA ICT Center in their campuses, each, in principle eligible for being upgraded to an ICOSS™ (if there is no ICOSS™ yet in the country or the region!). A BCI-SQBA ICT Center offers international BPO and SQBA IT programs to students and alumni and helps them start great careers in BPO/ IT/ ICT industries locally or internationally. To know more about how to establish a BCI-SQBA ICT Center, please click here.

Partnering Opportunities for Commercial Training/ non-training Organizations
Large training centers with multiple centers are ideally suited for becoming BCI Silver, Gold or Platinum partners for starting their own prestigious and highly lucrative BPO & IT Training Academies. Interestingly, large organizations in other industries also can diversify into the lucrative BPO and IT training business by becoming SQBA Training Partners.

All SQBA Silver, Gold and Platinum partners get the rights to market and operate various SQBA and BCI-SQBA certifications in their BCI-SQBA Academies. These partners are even authorized by SQBA to expand the SQBA partner network and bring smaller companies into their fold. In addition, these partners get the first rights to participate directly with SQBA in government projects. Also, these BCI-SQBA academies may be nominated by SQBA to help local universities set up and even operate prestigious SQBA International Center of Outsourcing & Software Studies (ICOSS™) and BCI-SQBA ICT Centers.

For all such organizations, the Silver Partnership is the simplest to start with, and as Silver Partners add on business confidence and market knowledge, they rise up through the Gold status to the Platinum status - the most prestigious SQBA Training partnership level for commercial training companies. Indeed, the upgrades to Gold and Platinum are dependent on the size of the territory and the existing SQBA Partner network at that time.

To know more about how to set up a BCI-SQBA Academy and to become a SQBA Silver/ Gold/ Platinum Partner, please click here.

Partnering Opportunities for Government funded/ government Training Organizations
Government Training organizations or those partially funded or sponsored by governments benefit immensely by becoming a SQBA Training Partner because all critical curriculum, content, systems, knowledge, assessment and certification requirements are fulfilled by SQBA in one shot. The SQBA Gold or Platinum Partnership programs are best suited for most such organizations with complete assistance from SQBA setting up the BCI-SQBA Academy in the partner training institute, and enable it for offering more than 30 worldclass training and certifications in BPO and IT. Later, this BCI-SQBA Academy in a government training organization can be upgraded to a full-fledged BCI-SQBA ICT Center.

These partners are duly authorized by SQBA to branch out and bring smaller companies into their folds. In addition, these partners get the first rights to participate directly with SQBA in government projects. Also, these BCI-SQBA academies may be nominated by SQBA to help local universities set up and even operate prestigious SQBA International Center of Outsourcing & Software Studies (ICOSS™).

To know more about how to set up a BCI-SQBA Academy and to become a SQBA Gold/ Platinum Partner, please click here.

Partnering Opportunities for Training Academies/ Departments of BPO/ IT Companies
Over the last few years, BPO and IT companies worldwide have increased their focus on talent transformation, workforce development and managerial capability enhancement. Many large multinational BPO organizations are now becoming SQBA Corporate Academy Partners to leverage the unrivalled SQBA advantages of global skills standards, content and most critically, of international certifications.

All BPO service provider companies, call centers and IT companies are eligible for becoming a SQBA Corporate Academy Partner (CAP). Even captive call centers or backoffice-centers of telecom companies, hotels, insurance companies and banks can add significant values to their HR quality by becoming SQBA Corporate Academy partners. As a CAP, an organization gets prized access to not only the international curricula and content body of SQBA, but also to SQBA’s Certification apparatus, which makes it logistically convenient and extremely cost effective for a BPO organization to get its workforce and managers attain international qualification in-house. Another unbeatable advantage of become a SQBA CAP is gaining access to the SQBA worldwide talent pool, which can be used to hire employees across the world in more than 500 locations!

To know more about how to become a Corporate Academy Partner of SQBA, please click here.

Partnering Opportunities for Other types of Organizations
The 2012 SQBA Training Partner Program welcomes many other types of organizations to become its partners. This includes small/ micro sized commercial/ privately funded/ young entrepreneurial outfits and even those outfits that are operating some other business (es) and desire to diversify into BPO Training. There are some instances of smart, young new training companies getting private equity funding because they obtained a partnership with SQBA.

The entry into the SQBA Partner network for such organizations has been made exceedingly easy and in fact, many SQBA schemes have pre-approved accreditation propositions for small training companies. To know more about such opportunities, please click here.