Field Nation Makes CompTIA Certifications Available to IT Professionals

3.25.2013, Written by Andrew Kandels

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Partnership Gives Access to Series of Four IT Certifications


MINNEAPOLIS – March 25, 2013 – Field Nation, a leading provider of independent field service technicians to the information technology (IT) industry, today announced access to CompTIA IT certifications, training materials and support groups via the web portal. CompTIA is the non-profit trade association for the information and communications (ICT) industry.

CompTIA assists IT experts in finding the appropriate Mastery, Professional, Specialty or Basic certifications and study support designed to advance their skill levels. Field Nation users can now access the CompTIA certifications while logged in to the web portal and get exam support, identify a training center, and access study materials.

“CompTIA is the leading IT certification association in the country and we are delighted to offer these certifications on,” said Mynul Khan, CEO of Field Nation. “Our goal is to deliver Field Nation professionals easy access to the training and ongoing certification they want all from a centralized web site. This partnership moves us a step forward in making Field Nation a one-stop web portal for technology experts.”

“As more organizations turn to contract talent for their IT needs, it’s essential to put the best possible person in front of the customer,” said Terry Erdle, executive vice president, skills certification, CompTIA. “One way to do that is to make sure the IT professionals are CompTIA-certified. We’re pleased to expand our work with Field Nation to build on the strong skills and qualifications their service professionals already have.”

Field Nation’s web portal helps independent IT technicians grow and expand their business by providing an online workplace where users can connect and market their services. Field Nation clients set up their storefronts in the Field Nation marketplace where they promote their services, search for projects, bill for services and get paid quickly once they complete a project. In addition, Field Nation users can find technicians to support specific projects nearly anywhere in the United States and Canada.

About Field Nation
Field Nation is a leading provider of independent field service technicians to the Information Technology industry. Through the company’s self-service web portal, registered users can find and source IT experts based on the skills needed for any specific job, giving independent contractors more opportunities to work and enabling businesses to expand their geographical footprint as needed. Field Nation’s service delivers the highest quality technical resources to more than 35,000 service providers and business customers globally. For more information, go to the Field Nation website or visit us on Facebook, LinkedIn or Twitter.

About CompTIA
CompTIA is the voice of the world’s information technology (IT) industry. Its members are the companies at the forefront of innovation; and the professionals responsible for maximizing the benefits organizations receive from their investments in technology. CompTIA is dedicated to advancing industry growth through its educational programs, market research, networking events, professional certifications, and public policy advocacy. For more information, go to the CompTIA website or visit them on Facebook, LinkedIn, or Twitter.