Tombolo Institute Partners with Microsoft to Launch Program for Workforce Education

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In collaboration with Microsoft Learn for Educators, Tombolo Institute is launching new courses to educate and prepare Washington professionals for successful careers in technology. These courses allow students to develop the most in-demand technical skills and the opportunity to earn industry recognized Microsoft Certifications upon course completion.

The courses from Tombolo aim to equip students with skills for technical jobs in the following areas:

Students enrolled in Microsoft technology courses will gain technical skills in a supportive and dynamic learning environment that combines cutting-edge curriculum with hands-on learning. Upon completion of the program, students will have the opportunity to earn their official Microsoft Certification. Becoming Microsoft Certified offers students several professional benefits.

“The mission of a community college is multifaceted and includes a robust economic and workforce development component. As part of Bellevue College, Tombolo Institute is tasked with providing training programs that upskill the workforces of our regional employers. To deliver on this, we have developed long-term partnerships with employers and industry organizations, which helps us gain a thorough understanding of their most pressing workplace skills requirements.” – Jennifer Sohonie, Executive Director and Dean of Continuing Education at Tombolo Institute

As part of their commitment to providing quality education to students, all technology courses from Tombolo Institute will be taught by technical professionals. Students will have the chance to learn from certified instructors with real world experience in some of the largest technology companies across Washington state.

All Microsoft Certification courses will be offered online with evening and weekend schedules to accommodate working professionals. Follow the links above to get more information about individual courses, including total cost and start date. Register today and take your technical career to the next level with a Microsoft Certification course from the Tombolo Institute.


About Tombolo Institute:
Tombolo Institute’s foundation rests on Bellevue College’s 50-year history of delivering competency-based learning programs that prepare professionals to meet employers’ workplace performance standards. This vital economic and workforce development role is continually advanced by the Institute’s commitment to expanding and bolstering its partnerships with employers in the Greater Seattle region. These long-term partnerships put Tombolo Institute at the forefront of delivering collaboratively designed education and customized employee training programs for a wide variety of industry sectors.

Last Updated June 13, 2022