Academy Overview

The Tri-Continental Academy develops and delivers an extensive curriculum of courses focused on System Administration, System Management & Automation, Programming Languages; Internet/Intranet related Development, Databases, AIX/Unix, Mid-range and Cloud technologies

Tricon Academy is proud to announce that we have formed relationships with the IBM’s Global Training Providers, allowing us to bring you a complete range of certified IBM courses across Africa.

Through a partnership with TechData one of IBM's select global training providers, Tricon Academy will now deliver authorized training for the design, installation, maintenance, and troubleshooting of IBM technology, hardware, and storage. This partnership allows Tricon Academy to leverage the award winning IBM technical training content that is exclusive to IBM's global Training Providers.

Train your employees today on the powerful IBM software and solutions your company relies on every day! Tricon Academy can help you redeem your IBM Ed Packs to get started.

Optimize your IBM technology investment with training and certifications on IBM systems and software.


Our vision is to empower Africa Business Partners and customers with knowledge and skills on all IBM platforms including middleware, hardware and software and in doing so help our clients improve the skills and productivity of their resources by providing world class training solutions that adds real value.


· To set up, operate & grow a professional skills development organisation across Africa
· To provide professional, high quality, affordable courses to customers across Africa
· To provide professional training to partners to meet IBM certification requirements
· To train & certify as many customers as possible to increase customer satisfaction.

Our Instructors

We have highly motivated trainers. In order for an instructor to be invited to join our team, they must first display a career commitment to providing professional training and mentoring. They also must possess an expert knowledge in their area of specialty. The Tri-Continental Academy requires a minimum of five years of experience in these professionals. On average, our instructors have over ten years’ experience in the industry. We follow these strict requirements in order to ensure our clients' satisfaction. Above all, each of our expert instructors are excellent communicators whose expertise and dedication to customer satisfaction ensure that your time and money will be well spent. Our trainers are hands-on implementation experts and have the ability to customise course work to your specific needs.

Our Model

We offer our education at our premises as set out in the available class schedule. In addition we work with clients to develop specific skills programs to be delivered on our client’s premises to address your specific needs