Calian announces contract with the Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) to deliver anytime, anywhere e-learning courses
Demonstrating confidence in a strategic learning partner’s ability to train military personnel virtually, the RCAF awards an e-learning solutions contract to Calian.
OTTAWA, ON/ACCESSWIRE/May 30, 2022/ Calian® Group Ltd. (TSX:CGY), a diversified products and services company providing innovative healthcare, communications, learning and cybersecurity solutions, announces that the CRA has awarded the company a three-year contract to develop an e-learning program. The RCAF relies on Calian to solve the complex challenges associated with training Air Force members dispersed across Canada.
For the past four years, Calian has worked with CRA’s Learning Support Center (LSC) to enable them to become an agile learning organization. Calian has adapted in-person learning content into interactive and engaging e-learning content using innovative learning technologies. Today, the CRA is awarding the company a three-year, $12 million contract to deliver the e-learning program.
“We’re proud to see our ability to understand complex training challenges and deliver innovative solutions driving the innovation of ARC’s professional development platforms,” said Kevin Ford, CEO of Calian. “I am pleased to see a lasting, strong and strategic partnership with the ARC. Calian is honored to continue to support our military’s mission readiness.
Calian is a trusted partner of the Department of National Defense (DND) and the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) and has a growing presence within the RCAF. Calian provides the RCAF with thought leadership and expertise to develop and deliver military training solutions.
“It’s our people who set us apart,” says Don Whitty, President, Learning, Calian. “Our blend of domain expertise and innovative learning technologies allows ARC to train its staff anytime, anywhere. Calian prides itself on staying ahead of the game in the space. learning to ensure we have what the CRA needs exactly when it needs it.”
Every day, nearly 800 RCAF members undergo training at training establishments and operational training units from coast to coast.
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