About SLI

Our Mission

Sunset Learning Institute (SLI) has been an innovative leader in developing and delivering authorized technical training since 1996. Our goal is to help our customers optimize their technology investments by growing revenue, reducing costs, mitigating risk, and ultimately increase customer and employee satisfaction.

SLI offers end-to-end learning solutions including:

  • Certification-based IT instructor-led and on-demand training 
  • Advanced product and skills-based technical training
  • Learning content development, utilizing today’s most effective learning design and modes
  • On-site talent services to augment learning teams
  • Consulting services helping build learning organizations, adopt learning platforms, and build certification programs

By offering both off-the-shelf courses and customized training solutions, Sunset Learning Institute is able to help technical professionals meet their career and certification goals. To ensure we understand our client’s business needs from the start, our account managers take the time to collaborate with each customer through a comprehensive consultative approach. By recommending the optimal training path, our customers have increased job performance and maximized return on their training investments.

We understand the complexity of IT environments today and the number of technologies they encompass. SLI can service all your technical training needs! We offer a full public schedule of guaranteed to run training dates for the following technologies: Cisco, Microsoft, Hortonworks/Cloudera, Juniper, VMware, Amazon Web Services (AWS), F5, ITIL, Palo Alto Networks, Red Hat, and more!

In addition to our core offerings, we have established relationships with top training companies across North America to provide best-in-class training for all technologies. These partnerships allow us to take-on the management and coordination of your entire training plan while providing you training from top industry experts. Many of these training providers also offer their training through Sunset Learning’s propriety HD-ILT Network (High Definition Instructor Led Training Network).

What sets SLI apart is not only our immense selection of training options, but our convenient and consistent delivery system. All public SLI courses are instructor-led, guaranteed to run, and available in over 50 locations across North America. No matter how complex your environment is or where you are located, SLI is sure to have a training solution that you can count on!

Our History

Sunset Group Ltd., a Learning Solutions Company based in Reston, VA, acquired Colorado Computer Training Institute (CCTI) in 2002. CCTI was renamed Sunset Learning Institute (SLI). Through its 12-year history as one of the 8 original Authorized Cisco Training providers, CCTI was recognized for providing high quality, high end-technology training for IT professionals.

Since the acquisition in 2002, Sunset Learning Institute has continued to be a top technology training company.  We have expanded our Cisco training offerings in addition to bringing in new technologies to our core offerings inclusive of Hortonworks Hadoop, VMware, AWS, F5, Palo Alto, Red Hat, and NetApp.  SLI has also earned multiple Cisco awards including, Cisco’s Innovative Learning Partner of the Year,  Cisco’s Acceleration Learning Partner of the Year, Cisco Instructor Quality Distinction Awards, and Cisco’s US Learning Partner of the Year.

SLI Management Team

The SLI Management team is made up of individuals who care about delivering superior IT training and services to clients. This team has years of experience in the IT industry and custom learning development, and believe in helping clients achieve their business objectives by improving human performance through enterprise learning solutions.