Bharti Airtel (‘Airtel’) has announced a partnership with The Learning Resources Management Group  to provide an extensive e-learning program for Airtel employees across 17 African countries.

Commenting on the development, David Ssegawa who is Airrtel Africa Chief of HR, said:

“Our people are our main source of competitive advantage. We are committed in investing and providing our employees with opportunities to learn and grow within the organization.

In addition to the practical benefits it offers, the program will also build a culture of learning and community amongst Airtel employees by facilitating and sharing knowledge and expertise between peers. In the long run, I am confident this will increase both the capabilities and the productivity of our employees.”

Airtel has already invested in a comprehensive suite of 500 courses from the Learning Resources Management Group touching on a range of subjects including – Accounting, IT, HR, Customer Service, Leadership and Management skills, amongst others.