Professional Development Center

Learning Experiences Creating Verifiable Professional Competencies

The Device Shops provides an array of learning experiences through its Professional Development Center (PDC). The PDC produces world-class learning experiences designed to transition individuals, professionals, project teams, and enterprises to higher levels of productive citizenship.

The PDC assures all learning experiences fulfill the DeviceShops commitment to produce Job Ready Professionals who:

– Demonstrate competency through their use of professional knowledge, skills, tools, and behaviors

– Establish clear visions, honor commitments, build trust and resolve risks

– Perform with predictable quality

– Work productively in teams, empower co-workers, and

– Respect, learn from and leverage diversity.

The PDC delivers all experiences within a proven effective and engaging learning environment that:

– Promotes applied, holistic learning in authentic and authentically simulated realities

– Employs situation specific learner scaffolding to assure safe and productive learning contexts.

– Is custom tailored to optimally produce job-ready professionals

PDC Topics


  • Ecommerce
  • Managerial Economics
  • Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship
  • Finance Statements and Analysis
  • Leadership
  • Marketing
  • Strategic Management

Data Science

  • Statistics and Predictive Analytics
  • Data Mining, Engineering and Visualization
  • Knowledge Representation and Management
  • Pattern Recognition