Chicago, IL – May 6, 2015: Last week, Directions Training unveiled an optimized, ecommerce-equipped, mobile responsive website. Now, the IT and professional development training company is celebrating its launch by offering a Microsoft Surface 3 to the winner of the Directions Training Website Giveaway. (Click here to visit and win.)

State-of-the-Art Website – Ecommerce Capabilities, Mobile Responsive Design

With headquarters in Oak Brook, IL, and training facilities throughout the country, Directions is pleased to provide a state-of-the-art website that makes it possible for corporate, government, and individual clients to search and purchase training courses for technology vendors like Microsoft, Cisco, Citrix, CompTIA, VMware, and more. With hundreds of courses to choose from and thousands of classes scheduled, the Directions’ website is ahead of its competitors because of its advanced mobile friendly design and ecommerce options.

“We are excited to continuously invest in our website for our customers,” says Founder and President Jennifer Didier. “Our goal has always been to provide our customers with a site that is sleek and highly functional.  We continue to strive for a great user experience.”

Directions’ Marketing Manager and website project manager, Halie Stinson, says she is excited about the potential this website brings. “We look forward to serving our customers in dynamic ways for years to come.”

Optimized Industry Essential Website Features

Beyond the features that are premiering on the site, offers optimized industry essential features, like comprehensive search methods. For instance, there are three easy-to-use search methods available on the home landing page: users have options to search by technology, search by course name, or search by course number.

More so, the website encourages corporate and government clients to pursue Custom Fit Training options. Directions often asks, “In a world that seems made to order, why should organizations have to settle for one-size-fits-all training?” The company believes that an exclusive, comprehensive, Custom Fit Training plan is vital to fulfilling an organization’s training needs and solving business problems. Directions Training understands that each training plan must be as original as the organization itself. This is why, on the landing page of the newly redesigned website, users have the option to select a “Design Your Training” contact form, reserved exclusively for those who want to discuss their unique organizational business needs.

And the website benefits individual learners, too. has a dedicated WorkForce Investment Act (WIA) page with internal links to eligible courses, external links to government funding information, and contact information that allow users to connect with Directions’ Director of WIA Programs.

Another industry favorite feature is the Guaranteed to Run class schedule. In the tech industry, training classes often get canceled because of low enrollment and instructor shortages – but not at Directions. Directions Training boasts one of the highest Guaranteed to Run rates in the industry. Now, with a dedicated Guaranteed to Run search page on their website, users are sure to secure the classes they need at the times they want.

Evolving Website Features and Advancing Technology

As a Microsoft Gold Managed Partner and certified training provider for several other elite technology vendors, Directions is able to equip, empower, and inspire students to adopt and innovate new technology. The newest Directions Training website plays a large part in ensuring the technical skill sets of today’s workforce and government employees will advance at the same rate technology evolves. boasts additional new and improved features that accentuate the company’s brand and accelerates their services. But, just because the ecommerce capabilities and mobile responsiveness are here to stay, the Directions Training Website Giveaway must come to an end. Enter before May 31, 2015 at 11:59pm CST for a chance to win a Microsoft Surface 3. Click here to visit and win.

About Directions Training

Since 1991, Directions Training has been working alongside businesses and organizations to empower their workforces with technological capabilities. With certified world-class instructors leading IT and professional development training and certification courses, Directions makes it easy for corporations, government entities, and individuals to acquire the skill sets they need to move forward in business and life. By prioritizing agility and responsiveness, and utilizing industry leading technology, Directions can deliver both standard solutions and Custom Fit Training options that meet unique organizational goals. To learn more about Directions Training, visit the company’s website at