2018 Microsoft Office Specialist World Championship

Announcing Certiport's 2018 Microsoft Office Specialist World Championship from September 1 2017 to April 30 2018!
In its 16th year, the competition attracted more than 560,000 candidates from 122 countries to demonstrate their superior skills in Microsoft Word®, Excel®, and PowerPoint®. Today culminated the most popular technology skills competition on Microsoft Office and the only one endorsed by Microsoft since its inception in 2002.
To enter the competition, students aged 13 to 22 took a qualifying Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification exam to demonstrate their mastery of Microsoft Office products. Regional competitions were held worldwide and 157 student finalists competed in the final round of competition in Anaheim, California, USA from July 31 – August 2, 2017.
To view the full press release, click here.

2018 Adobe Certified Associate World Championship

Announcing Certiport's 2018 Adobe Certified Associate World Championship from September 1 2017 to April 30 2018! In its 5th year, the competition attracted more than 110,000 candidates from 67 countries to prove their superior digital communications skills. Ana Katarina Charvet from Las Vegas, Nevada, USA won the top prize out of 47 finalists who came to the final round of competition at the Disneyland Resort Hotel in Anaheim, California, USA from July 31 – August 2, 2017. To enter the competition, students aged 13 to 22 took a qualifying Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) certification exam to demonstrate their mastery using Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign. To view the full press release, click here.

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Building a Strong Data Science Community in Kenya

October 1st, 2018|0 Comments

Zindi (www.zindi.africa) is pleased to introduce its platform to the Kenyan community, at its first networking event in Nairobi, this October. | Press Release: October 1 2018 | | Nairobi- Kenya | The Zindi [...]

Media Release: Tabarin Consulting Makes the Very Best Cloud Services Available Via New Webstore Mechanism

May 16th, 2018|0 Comments

Customers set to benefit from alternative method of product and service delivery Nairobi, Kenya May 18 2018 Tabarin Consulting, today announced it was making the latest industry products available via its new webstore, leveraging its [...]

Certiport Presents the 2017 Microsoft Office Specialist World Champions

August 14th, 2017|0 Comments

Winners Top 560,000 Competitors from 122 Countries in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint Anaheim, CA – August 7, 2017 The winners of the 2017 Microsoft Office Specialist World Championship have been announced by Certiport, the [...]

Tabarin Consulting Crowns Microsoft Office Specialist National Champions in Kenya

May 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

Nairobi, Kenya – May 19 2017 Tabarin Consulting, the local authorized partner for Certiport, Inc. (www.certiport.com), a Pearson VUE business and a Microsoft Academic Education Partner, announced the 2017 Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) National Champions in [...]

2017 Microsoft Office Specialist Kenya & World Championship

January 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

The 2017 #Microsoft Office Specialist (#MOS) National Championships officially closed on Thursday, May 4 2017 and we are happy to announce the winners of the national championships for this season. The student competitors were ranked [...]

Certiport Releases New Entrepreneurship and Small Business Certification

January 21st, 2017|0 Comments

http://www.9and10news.com/story/34285164/certiport-releases-new-entrepreneurship-and-small-business-certification Salt Lake City, Utah (PRWEB) January 18, 2017 Certiport (http://www.certiport.com), a Pearson VUE business, the leading test delivery solution provider for the global workforce and academic markets, today launches the Entrepreneurship and Small Business [...]

Certiport Crowns Microsoft Office Specialist World Champions

September 20th, 2016|0 Comments

Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint Gurus Top 700,000 Competitors Worldwide Salt Lake City, UTAH – August 15, 2016 http://www.certiport.com/portal/desktopdefault.aspx?page=Common/PageLibrary/release_08152016-Certiport_Crowns_2016_MOS_WorldChampions.html Certiport (www.certiport.com), a Pearson VUE business, the leading test delivery solution provider for the global workforce [...]

Beacon of Hope Africa launches Microsoft Imagine Academy

July 9th, 2016|0 Comments

Beacon of Hope Rongai is teaming up with ‪#‎Microsoft‬ ‪#‎ImagineAcademy‬ to provide its students with hands-on experience with the latest Microsoft technology help them gain a competitive edge in today’s job market or the next [...]

Kenya’s first to get a PERFECT SCORE in Microsoft Office Specialist PowerPoint!

June 9th, 2016|0 Comments

Congratulations to Ayisha Murali Pirani of Northpole Education Centre for being Kenya's first to get a PERFECT SCORE of 100% in Microsoft Office Specialist PowerPoint 2013! The pass mark for certification is 700/1000 points. Exams [...]

Virtual Learning Solutions has its first three teachers passing Microsoft Certified Educator

April 4th, 2016|1 Comment

March 30, 2016 Nairobi This week three teachers passed their Microsoft Certified Educator certification at Virtual Learning Solutions (VLS), a Certiport authorized testing centre at Riverside Drive in Nairobi. VLS specializes in training of teachers [...]

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IC3 Global Standard 5

February 25th, 2016|0 Comments

IC3 Global Standard 5 (GS5) is the newest addition to the IC3 Digital Literacy program. Like its predecessors, the GS5 certification is comprised of three exams: Computing Fundamentals, Living Online, and Key Applications. Certiport is [...]

ACWICT students pass their Microsoft Office Specialist certification

January 20th, 2016|0 Comments

Established in 2001, the African Centre for Women, Information, and Communications Technology (ACWICT) is a Kenya-based ICT for Development organization with a regional reach whose mission is to promote women’s access to and knowledge of [...]

Microsoft Office Specialist World Championships For Students Starts In Kenya

November 11th, 2015|0 Comments

In the news: Microsoft Office Specialist World Championships For Students Starts In Kenya http://www.techweez.com/…/microsoft-office-specialist-worl…/ Microsoft East Africa today announced the start of the East African regional qualifications rounds of the 2016 Microsoft Office Specialist World [...]

Microsoft office specialist world championship 2016 launched

November 9th, 2015|0 Comments

In the news: Microsoft office specialist world championship 2016 Edition launched via Kenya Tech News Kachwanya.com ‪#‎MOSWCKenya‬ ‪#‎InspiredMe‬ ‪#‎GetCertified‬ http://www.kachwanya.com/…/microsoft-office-specialist-wo…/… “Education is the most powerful weapon which you use to change the world.” Nelson Mandela [...]

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Public library joins hands with Microsoft to offer ICT courses

June 19th, 2015|0 Comments

Link: http://www.businessdailyafrica.com/Public-library-joins-hands-with--Microsoft-to-offer-ICT-courses/-/1248928/2755490/-/item/0/-/vkh1pn/-/index.html By MAGDALENE WANJA Kenya National Library Service (KNLS) has partnered with Microsoft to launch online ICT courses. KNLS’ ICT officer James Wachira said the system is available in its 60 branches across the country, giving [...]

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Microsoft, Certiport, KNLS and GEMS to train 1m IT Scholars

February 26th, 2015|0 Comments

Read more at: http://www.standardmedia.co.ke/business/article/2000152878/microsoft-certiport-knls-and-gems-to-train-1m-it-scholars NAIROBI, KENYA: Certiport, the leading provider of certification exam development, delivery and program management services worldwide, in partnership with Microsoft, Kenya National Library Services, GEMS Cambridge International School and the Ministry [...]

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#InspiredMe to train 1 Million IT scholars

February 26th, 2015|0 Comments

Source: http://techmoran.com/microsoft-kenya-national-library-service-train-1-million-scholars/ A new campaign dubbed #InspiredMe has been launched to train, qualify and certify more than 1 Million young technology scholars in the next 5 years in a move expected to propel the lives of [...]

Announcing the 2015 Microsoft Office Specialist World Championship

February 23rd, 2015|0 Comments

ICT Authority: http://www.icta.go.ke/announcing-2015-microsoft-office-specialist-world-championship/ In its 13th year, the 2014 Microsoft Office Specialist World Championship attracted more than 400,000 unique candidates from 130 countries who competed to demonstrate their mastery of Microsoft Office products. 123 student finalists [...]

InsipredMe campaign aims to train, certify 1 million IT scholars in 5 years

February 22nd, 2015|0 Comments

http://www.cio.co.ke/news/top-stories/insipredme-campaign-aims-to-train,-certify-1-million-it-scholars-in-5-years by Lilian Mutegi via CIA East Africa Certiport, provider of certification exam development, delivery and program management services worldwide, in partnership with Microsoft, Kenya National Library Services, GEMS Cambridge International School and the [...]

Microsoft and Certiport announce 2015 Microsoft Office Specialist World Championship

November 18th, 2014|0 Comments

REDMOND, Wash., and SALT LAKE CITY — Nov. 18, 2014 — Microsoft Corp. and Certiport Inc., a Pearson VUE business, on Monday announced the dates for the 2015 Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) World Championship, the [...]

International University of Professional Studies- IUPS (Former Inoorero University) Equips Kenyan Teachers with 21st Classroom Skills

November 15th, 2014|0 Comments

Introduction Inoorero means “the sharpening place”. Inoorero University by concept positions itself as an institution that sharpens people’s minds, knowledge, attitude and skills. The University seeks to impact on life, society and people by arming [...]

2015 Microsoft Office Specialist World Championship – National qualifying round

November 15th, 2014|0 Comments

The Microsoft Office Specialist World Championship is a global competition that tests students’ skills on Microsoft Office applications. In 2015 two students will win the trip of a lifetime to represent Kenya at the final round [...]

Announcing the 2015 Microsoft Office Specialist World Championship

November 14th, 2014|0 Comments

In its 13th year, the 2014 Microsoft Office Specialist World Championship attracted more than 400,000 unique candidates from 130 countries who competed to demonstrate their mastery of Microsoft Office products. 123 student finalists participated in [...]