Avatech Solutions Supports New Autodesk Assistance Program
Aims to help unemployed keep skills fresh, gain new proficiencies
BALTIMORE – April 23, 2009 – Avatech Solutions, Inc. (OTCBB: AVSO), America’s leading professional services company for design and engineering technologies, announces that it is supporting the Autodesk Assistance Program by offering out of work designers, engineers and architects with low-cost training to help them learn new skills and improve employability. There are potentially more than 100 courses each month in architecture, building systems, civil and mechanical engineering that are eligible for special pricing.
The Autodesk Assistance Program provides free student software term licenses as well as discounted pricing for classroom and online training, certification preparation courses and exams. Avatech Solutions is offering their award-winning training expertise for a nominal fee of $99 per class. This price covers only Avatech’s costs for the class and includes the training manuals.
“Our philosophy at Avatech is to ensure architects and engineers get the training they need on the software applications most critical to their productivity,” says George Davis, President and CEO, Avatech Solutions. “We’re offering our award-winning instructors to help people who are the industry’s backbone to sharpen their skills and become more competitive in this tough job market.
Students can sign up for Avatech’s Standard Classroom or Online Virtual Classroom Training courses where space is available. Autodesk-Certified instructors teach the Standard Classroom Training using Avatech’s computing lab facilities in 17 locations across the nation. A live instructor presents the Online Virtual Classroom Training sessions while students conference-in remotely.
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Applicants must first sign up online at the Autodesk Assistance Program website and then email their training request to
Email Contact or call 1-800-493-2233 ext. 216. Required details include name, class name, date and city of training and a daytime phone number as well as your Autodesk registration confirmation.
About Avatech Solutions
Avatech Solutions, Inc. (OTCBB: AVSO) is America’s leading professional services company for design and engineering technologies. Avatech advances the way organizations design, develop, and manage building, infrastructure, and manufacturing projects. Fortune 500 and Engineering News Record's Top 100 companies work with Avatech to gain a competitive advantage through technology consulting, implementation, training, and support services. One of the world’s largest integrators of Autodesk software, Avatech designs systems that accelerate innovation while improving quality and profitability. For more information, please visit
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