Amazon Selects goFLUENT as English Training Partner for Amazon Career Choice Program
QUAKERTOWN, Pa.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today, goFLUENT announced that it has been selected as an English Language Learning (ELL) Training Partner for Amazon’s Career Choice program. goFLUENT will provide hourly Amazon associates with access to individualized blended learning courses including private live coaching classes, group practice sessions, access to its engaging AI-powered on-demand platform, and dedicated learning advisors. goFLUENT comprehensive courses are designed to provide measurable English skill improvement and industry-standard CEFR level certification.
“Globally throughout history, immigrant and first-generation populations have struggled with access, discrimination, and inclusion,” said Christophe Ferrandou, CEO of goFLUENT. “Multinational leaders, like Amazon, are adopting goFLUENT to effectively scale and measure language training anywhere in the world while providing employees with a personalized experience proven to build confidence, drive career growth, and support a equal voice in business and in life.
John Ambrose, president of goFLUENT, said, “English, for a non-native speaker, is a fundamental, life-changing skill. Of the 8 billion inhabitants of the planet, less than 20% have the level of skills increasingly necessary for economic mobility. goFLUENT is on a mission to change that by providing skills that support equal voice with language training. goFLUENT is thrilled to partner with Amazon Career Choice in this groundbreaking initiative to provide frontline workers with the opportunity to accelerate their language skills.
goFLUENT accelerates language learning by delivering hyper-personalized solutions that combine technology, content, and human interaction, available globally on any device. goFLUENT won the distinguished “Best HR Product of the Year” award for language learning by HR Executive Magazine and HR Tech.
Amazon’s Career Choice program is an educational benefit that equips employees with new skills for career success at Amazon or elsewhere. The program meets individual learners where they are in their educational journey through a variety of education and development opportunities, including full tuition, industry certifications designed to lead to jobs in demand and fundamental skills such as English proficiency, high school diplomas and GED. In the United States, Amazon is investing $1.2 billion to upgrade the skills of more than 300,000 employees by 2025 to help them access higher-paying, in-demand jobs.
Amazon’s Career Choice program has a rigorous selection process for third-party educator partners, choosing partners who are focused on helping employees through their education programs, helping them find jobs, and offering comprehensive training that leads to professional success.
“We’re excited to see goFLUENT become an English Language Learning (ELL) Training Partner for Career Choice, adding to the hundreds of top-notch offerings available to our employees,” said Tammy Thieman, Global Program Manager. from Amazon’s Career Choices Program. “We are committed to empowering our employees by giving them access to the education and training they need to advance their careers, whether at home or elsewhere. We have intentionally cultivated a network of third-party educator and employer partners committed to providing excellent education, placement resources, and continuous experience improvements. Today, more than 50,000 Amazon employees worldwide have already participated in Career Choice and we’ve seen firsthand how it can transform their lives.
For more information on Amazon’s Career Choice, visit: https://www.aboutamazon.com/news/workplace/career-choice
For more information on goFLUENT, visit: https://www.gofluent.com
goFLUENT, headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland, is the world’s leading B2B provider of hyper-personalized solutions that accelerate language skills by blending technology, content and virtual human interaction on any device.
Today, learning and development managers at more than 1,000 global companies in more than 100 countries trust goFLUENT’s award-winning digital language learning solutions to accelerate the acquisition of the language skills needed to strengthen confidence, foster career growth and establish a more inclusive global culture.
In addition to English, goFLUENT provides language solutions in Spanish, French, Chinese, German, Italian, Portuguese, Dutch, Russian, Korean, Arabic and Japanese. goFLUENT is present in 20 countries on all continents and has helped millions of people become better communicators in business languages.
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