• AWS™ SysOps Associate

    Course Duration: 4 Day Online Instructor-Led Prerequisites: Yes
  • Creative Writing Workshop

    Creative Writing Workshop with Suzanne Lavoie Nov 8th, 2018 8am - 12pm (PT) - Add to Cart to Register
  • Tableau Level 2

    Virtual Live Instructor-Led Training Option Prerequisites
  • Certified IoT Practitioner

    Choose Your Study Option 3 days in duration Textbook / Device Kit / Exam Voucher Included  
  • Certified Corporate Sales- Associate (FREE!)

    Online Self-Study Option 30 day access Email support included Exam Voucher and Certificate Included
  • Grace Buckler

     The Privacy Advocate Grace Buckler is an internationally recognized privacy expert, founder and principal of THE PRIVACY ADVOCATE, a global privacy & information security consulting firm. Buckler advises and supports public and private-sector organizations on privacy governance, management strategy, compliance readiness, and privacy risk management efforts across business areas and functions. Prior to founding THE PRIVACY ADVOCATE, Buckler was Principal Consultant, Cybersecurity Performance Oversight Manager, Technology Manager, Sr. Security Engineer, and Sr. Information Assurance Engineer in the technology management space and cybersecurity practices of both U.S. and global organizations. Grace has served overseas as consultant with the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) and the Office of Inspector General in Japan. She has managed and consulted on enterprise risk management, network security, physical security, information security, information assurance, and privacy. Buckler has earned recognitions and an award for her contributions as the principal consultant for the United States Secret Service. She has served as consultant and principal consultant for the Department of Health & Human Services, Freddie Mac, Defense Logistics Agency, Transportation Security Administration, Department of Justice, Defense Security Services, Department of Education, Department of Homeland Security, among others. She holds several industry certifications including CIPP/E, CIPP/G, CIPP/US, CIPM, CRISC, CISA, CISSP, PMP, and is a faculty member of the world’s largest privacy association, the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP), where she has also served as Vice Chair on the Certification Advisory Board and was recently selected to join IAPP’s elite group of privacy pros designated Information Privacy Fellows.  
  • Rebecca Herold

     The Privacy Professor Rebecca has 25+ years of systems engineering, information security, privacy & compliance experience, is CEO of The Privacy Professor® consultancy she founded in 2004, & President of SIMBUS, LLC Information Security, Privacy & Compliance cloud services she founded in 2014. She actually engineered the SIMBUS architecture and associated services, including modules for online employee and contractor information security and privacy training and awareness. She has authored 19 books, the last two of which were privacy books published by ISACA in 2017; one titled, “ISACA Privacy Principles and Program Management Guide” and the other titled, “Implementing a Privacy Protection Program: Using COBIT 5 Enablers With the ISACA Privacy Principles.” Rebecca has contributed to dozens of other books and hundreds of articles. Rebecca has led the U.S. National Institute of Standards & Technology Smart Grid Privacy Subgroup for 7 years, was a co-founder/officer for IEEE P1912 Privacy and Security Architecture for Consumer Wireless Devices Working Group and is on many advisory boards. Rebecca has also been an IAPP certification faculty member since 2010. She was Adjunct Professor for the Norwich University Master of Science in Information Security & Assurance program for 9 years, has received numerous awards and keynoted on 5 continents. She appears regularly on the KCWI23 morning television show, hosts the Voice America radio show “Data Security & Privacy with the Privacy Professor” each Friday afternoon, and is quoted in diverse publications. She also has degrees in Mathematics, Computer Science and Education. Rebecca has earned the following certifications: CISM, CISA, FIP, CIPT, CIPM, CIPP/US, CISSP, FLMI.  Rebecca is based in Des Moines, Iowa, USA.  
  • IAPP – CIPP/E + CIPM Bundle

    CIPP/E + CIPM Bundle - Virtual Online Training Duration: 4 full days Training materials included Certification Exam vouchers included Complimentary 1st-year IAPP professional membership
  • Natalya Klein-Atlas

    Data Privacy Consultant Natalya holds a Master of Legal Studies from Stanford Law School. Prior to studying at Stanford, Natalya received a Master of Science in Economics from the University of Texas at Austin and earlier, a Master of Arts in International Economics Relations from the Finance University in Moscow, Russia. Her career has spanned Program Management, Data Privacy, and Legal Compliance. During her time at Google she managed aspects of anonymization of log files for various products and platforms. Later at LinkedIn, she was responsible for crowdsourcing and human judgment projects company-wide. In that capacity Natalya regularly interacted with privacy counsel and advised engineers, product managers, and data-scientists on how to conduct data gathering experiments in compliance with LinkedIn's member privacy policy. In addition to privacy program management, she has general technical program management experience dating back to 2003 and is well versed in issues of labor law compliance and other topics at the interdisciplinary nexus of program management and compliance.
  • CyberSec First Responder: Threat Detection and Response

    CFR Certification Bootcamp 5 days in Duration Includes Exam Voucher/ Class Materials/Live Labs
  • Jim Wirth, CEO

    Entrepreneur | Business Coach | Investor Free "Successful Kickstarter Campaigns" Learn over Lunch Webinar June 6th, 2018 NOON (PST) sharp! Register by clicking "Add to Cart"  Jim Wirth is founder and CEO of GiantMouse, LLC, a specialty knife brand offering limited production knives designed by two world-renowned Danish knife makers and designers. In addition, Jim is the owner of Carpe Diem EDC, an e-commerce store he established to bring his own everyday carry product designs to market. Jim has an entrepreneurial background, having been a co-founder of a successful data warehousing and business intelligence firm in the mid-nineties, that was ultimately acquired by Hewlett-Packard. Jim also enjoys investing and advising early stage companies in the San Francisco Bay Area.
  • Oleg Troyansky

    Qlik Partner | Consultant | Trainer Oleg Troyansky is a longtime Qlik customer, partner, consultant, and educator. Oleg has been recognized as a Qlik Luminary and Qlik Community MVP. He is an active contributor and one of the first moderators of QlikCommunity forums, where he helps thousands of QlikView developers to overcome technical challenges and to make the most of the application. Oleg started working with QlikView in 2002 and has focused his career on Qlik tools since then. Today, he is one of the most tenured actively practicing Qlik consultants. He is one of the four speakers at the Masters Summit for Qlik (www.masterssummit.com) – the most advanced technical forum for experienced QlikView professionals. In 2015, Oleg published his bestselling Qlik book for data scientists, called “QlikView Your Business”. He also writes a Qlik blog on the company’s website www.naturalsynergies.com, which is highly regarded in the Qlik community. As an educator and a QlikView advocate, Oleg has educated generations of QlikView professionals and experts, through his input on Qlik Community, public and private Qlik classes, sessions of the Masters Summit, and his blog.
  • Alexander M. White

    Attorney and Deputy Chief Privacy Officer As Deputy Chief Privacy Officer for the State of South Carolina, Alex White serves as a state subject-matter expert on privacy. His office supports privacy compliance and best practices for over 70 state agencies and entities operating in finance, healthcare, law enforcement, education, and other sectors. Alex is an attorney licensed in Illinois and the District of Columbia and an internationally-experienced speaker on privacy topics. He serves as a member of the International Association of Privacy Professionals' Privacy Bar Section Advisory Board and was the founder of the IAPP State, Local, & Municipal Government Affinity Group. On January 10, 2017, he was appointed by former Secretary Jeh Johnson to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Data Privacy and Integrity Advisory Committee (DPIAC). Prior to joining the State of South Carolina, Alex worked in the insurance industry in emerging issues, enterprise risk management, regulatory compliance, government affairs, and product development, including drafting and review of cyber liability forms. As a trainer, he has taught privacy courses and graduate school test preparation, as well as tutored language and literacy skills. He holds a variety of privacy, legal, cybersecurity, and risk management qualifications and is a two-time graduate of the University of Georgia, where he earned a bachelor's degree in history and a Juris Doctor.  
  • IAPP – Certified Information Privacy Professional/Europe (CIPP/E)

    CIPP/E - Virtual Instructor-Led Training Duration: 2 full days Textbook + Certification Exam Voucher included Complimentary 1st-year IAPP professional membership
  • Dan Garfield

     IT Consultant and Trainer  Technology doesn’t stand still – and neither does technology expert and instructor, Dan Garfield. “Everything I do is designed to keep me out of a rut,” he says. “I travel. I love not having a 9-5 job. I love exploring technology – seeing what it can do and figuring out new ways to make it do new things. And I love learning and teaching.” Dan’s fascination with technology goes all the way back to his early days as a musician and sound designer for artists ranging from Fleetwood Mac to Joe Walsh of Eagles fame. “In show business,” he says, “there ARE no failures. Everything HAS to work. So, that’s always been my perspective.” Dan’s teaching and consulting excellence have given him the opportunity to learn about industries ranging from legal and finance to government and the military to biotechnology and high tech gaming. He has taught courses in locations all over the world, including England, Australia, India, Turkey, Canada, Mexico, Costa Rica, Brazil, Germany, Belgium, Netherlands, Italy, Singapore, Malaysia , Vietnam, Mauritius, Kuwait, Qatar, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Norway, and “Geek Cruises” through the Caribbean and every corner of the US. He holds a Master of Science in Information Security and Assurance degree (MSISA), and his certifications include Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP-RS & CCNP-SP), Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), EC-Council Certified Security Analyst (ECSA), Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator (CHFI), Certified Wireless Security Professional (CWSP), EC Council Disaster Recovery Professional (EDRP), GIAC Certified ISO-17799 Specialist (G7799), Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), and CompTIA Hardware (A+), Networking (Network+), Security (Security+), Project Management (Project+), and Certified Technical Trainer (CTT+).
  • IAPP – Certified Information Privacy Technologist (CIPT)

    CIPT: VILT (Virtual Instructor-Led Training) Duration: 2 full days Training Materials/Exam Voucher/Practice Test included 1st Year membership to IAPP included
  • IAPP – CIPP/US + CIPM Bundle

    CIPP/US + CIPM Bundle- Online VILT offering Duration: 4 full days (2 + 2) Certification Exam Vouchers included Training Materials Included for both classes Complimentary 1st-year IAPP professional membership
  • IAPP – Certified Information Privacy Manager (CIPM)

    CIPM - Virtual Instructor-Led Training Duration: 2 full days Certification Exam Voucher included Training Materials Included Complimentary 1st-year IAPP professional membership
  • IAPP – Certified Information Privacy Professional/United States (CIPP/US)

    CIPP/US - Online Training Class Duration: 2 full days Textbook / Test Questions/ Certification Exam Voucher included Complimentary 1st-year IAPP professional membership
  • Elena Ashley, SCT

    Founder / CEO Free "Information Session: CIoPT Training and Certification" Webinar Join us for an information session about our newly released "Certified Internet of Things Practitioner (CIoTP)" training and certification class. Come find out why it will help you gain the skills and knowledge needed for this emerging industry! Nov 8th, 2018 NOON (12:00 PT) sharp! Register by clicking "Add to Cart" Elena Ashley is the founder and CEO of Ashley Consulting & Training, LLC., and its training brand AshleyTrainingOnline.com. With over 20 years of technical experience in the Business Intelligence (BI) / Data Warehousing space, specializing in consulting and technical training, Elena brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to every project she is a part of. She has worked for some of the largest firms in the US including IBM and Teradata, as well as several smaller BI/DW boutique consulting firms. Being a consultant, trainer, and life-long learner, Elena's passion is to bring excellent training programs to the masses. She is well versed in curriculum design and delivery for both online and live formats. Elena is a Certified Scrum Trainer, has a degree in Multimedia Application Design and several industry related certificates spanning security, big data, and software applications. Elena resides in the Sacramento, CA area with her husband and three beagles.
  • Brian Evans, B.A. CS

    Infrastructure Guru Brian started his technical career with the US Navy. Since then he has worked for the largest companies (Intel, Sun, Lexar) solving the most complex network, hardware, software and security challenges. Brian likes to brag about being a self-taught electronics and computer professional, and he is, but he also has a Computer Science degree, several industry certifications and a Nuclear Power Field Electronics Certificate, as well as over 20 years’ experience in the high tech sector. From the beginning of digital cameras and first USB thumb drives to testing today’s highest performing processors and wrangling the Cloud, he has enjoyed sharing his vastly acquired knowledge and now helps pass it on to others. We refer to him as our…Infrastructure Guru.  Aside from teaching for ACT his is also one of our consultants. Brian currently resides in Oregon with his wife.
  • Sonali Kimsen, M.S. CS

    Project Manager & Diversity Champion Sonali Kimsen is a Information Technology professional with 18 years of experience in program management, product development and operational support. Formerly an entrepreneur, she owned a IT consulting firm for ecommerce solutions, custom development and training. She currently instructs the Project Management Professional Prep Classes at PMI-Sacramento Chapter and is a Diversity & Inclusion champion. Sonali’s passion is to create an inclusive workplace and drive change for increased employee engagement. Sonali holds a Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical) from Mumbai, Masters of Science (Computer Science) from University of Tulsa and a Masters of Business Administration from UC Davis. Sonali is a certified Project Manager (PMP) and certified ITIL Expert (Service Management). Sonali lives in Folsom with her husband and two kids and enjoys biking and running.
  • Kiran Yella, M.S. Eng.

    Master of Process Improvement Kiran is a Process Excellence Consultant, specializing in Big Data Analytics. She has worked for and supported Fortune 500 and ISO certified companies across USA, Europe and Asia. Kiran graduated with a B.S. in Computer Science and M.S. in Engineering Management. She holds certifications in Data Science and Big Data Analytics from MIT, Lean Six Sigma Black Belt and ITIL Service Management. Kiran's passion for process improvement and training drove her to specialize as a Lean Six Sigma Practitioner. Kiran has served in various roles including Project Manager, Process Excellence Manager, ISO Auditor, and Training and Quality Assurance Manager. In addition to offering training and certification classes in process management, Lean Six Sigma and ITIL for the AshleyTrainingOnline.com social learning platform, Kiran also provides consultation services for small to medium-sized businesses, including onsite workshops and coaching to assist companies achieve Operational Excellence.
  • AWS™ Fundamentals

    Course Duration: 1 Day Online Instructor-Led Prerequisites: Yes