19th Dec 2012

ThinkTel partners with The SIP School™ to provide industry standard SIP training to clients, partners and staff.

Edmonton, Canada, and Birmingham, United Kingdom (December 19, 2012) – ThinkTel, one of the longest operating and most experienced providers of SIP-based telecommunications services in Canada, is proud to partner with The SIP School, a leading provider of first class education on SIP and VoIP along with industry recognized Certifications.

This new partnership allows ThinkTel customers, partners and support staff to benefit from receiving top quality SIP training from a trusted partner. The main objectives of the SIP and VoIP programs are to teach not only theory and practice of these subjects, but to help students gain a greater confidence, so that as these protocols evolve students are not afraid to work with new functionalities.

As a result of this partnership, ThinkTel customers, partners and staff can now enjoy a 10 percent discount on The SIP school training programs and certification. In order to receive the purchase discount code, a request must be sent to hello@thinktel.ca prior to booking a course.

“As a leading SIP-based telecommunications services provider, we feel it is important to have a good SIP training partner that we could trust. I am delighted to announce our partnership with The SIP School and look forward to working with them to provide superior SIP training to our clients, partners and staff.” – Dave Damer, President & CEO, ThinkTel

“This is a great new partnership for us as we strongly believe that SIP trunking is here to stay and ThinkTel is a prime example of a company that is dedicated to providing the best possible support to their clients which is critical in ensuring the success of the service provided.” – Graham Francis, CEO, The SIP School

About ThinkTel

ThinkTel, a division of Distributel Communications, is a provider of advanced voice and unified communications services catering to enterprise, wholesale and SMB customers. With service in over 1,000 centres across Canada, ThinkTel continually innovates to meet the demanding standards of the country’s largest organizations.

A proud Microsoft Partner since 2008, ThinkTel has earned a Gold Competency in Communications, as well as Silver Competencies in Hosting and MidMarket Solution Provider. ThinkTel is the first and only Canadian company independently qualified by Microsoft’s standards to deliver SIP Trunking directly to Microsoft Lync.

About The SIP School

The SIP School™ is the web’s leading SIP training and Certification service that has quickly gained the backing of manufacturers and organisations that are prominent in the Telecoms industry. Its SSCA® certification program is the only ‘globally recognised’ certification in industry today and is becoming widely known as the SIP certification to attain. SIP, which stands for Session Initiation Protocol has become the most important protocol in Voice and Unified Communications today as it is built into Handsets, PBX systems, Gateways and is also displacing traditional Digital and Analog lines with SIP trunks. Its importance to the Telecoms industry cannot be understated and educated people are crucial to its development, hence the success of The SIP School’s programs.

The training programs are delivered through eLearning across the Internet. Registered students have access to all training material for a full 12 months, including access to all new training material added to their program during the license period.

For a full list of training programs plus demos and pricing, please visit www.thesipschool.com