• From ad hoc courses and feet on the ground to fully managed services, RSM Partners has the solution to help you upskill team members, build capacity and benefit from the next generation of mainframe professionals, including Mainframer in Training

  • A comprehensive approach to mainframe training and education, focused on the RSM Partners Mainframer in Training (MIT) programme

    With the mainframe hosting so many business-critical applications, the platform remains key to the success of so many organizations - yet an aging workforce, persistent skills gap and increasing workloads put that success at risk. We can help you to mitigate the risks and deliver the mainframe services you need.

    The RSM Mainframer in Training (MIT) programme means you can grow your own talent in-house. MIT is not just theoretical training, it's about developing new talent and getting them integrated with your in-house delivery teams within the first 6 months in order to benefit your operations. This 24-36 month intensive learning experience shapes well-rounded mainframe professionals who can quickly take up integral roles in your in-house teams. Key elements include:

    Technical training: core fundamentals year 1 including z/OS, Db2, CICS, security, storage, networking, operations and specializations in years 2 and 3 where applicable that are integrated with real-life client requirements.

    RSM Partners Mainframe Boot Camps that replicate real-world environments, projects and deliverables.

    Mentoring, advice and skillset support from RSM mainframe experts.

    Hands-on project work and supervised systems access.

    'Soft skills' training including effective communications, customer service, presentation skills, ITIL processes and PRINCE2 project management.

    Networking opportunities, conferences and events.

    Mainframe Technology Professional MTP exams - 'the mainframe standard' - and IBM certification.

    Continuing Professional Development CPD support.

    We are already engaged with major mainframe houses to develop their personnel pipelines, with MIT already delivering benefits. Mainframe Services Manager: "Our future mainframe service is reliant on RSM's MIT programme."

    For ad hoc courses, training paths and targeted technical and refresher education, we work with our sister company RSM Technology to deliver the widest range of IBM Z technology and infrastructure courses. These include z/OS, CICS, IMS, Db2 for z/OS, IBM MQ, RACF and WebSphere for z/OS, plus additional IT-related training and accreditations.

    Grow your own talent in-house using the RSM Partners 'Mainframer in Training' (MIT) programme: a central pillar of our client-focused strategy to directly address the industry-wide skills shortfall. The MIT programme is designed to replenish the diminishing pool of skills available by training and developing high-quality young individuals. RSM MIT graduates receive a genuine qualification, working alongside organizations to deliver the expert help they need while building a lifelong career.

    Alternatively, if your require refresher or ad hoc mainframe training courses, these are delivered by our sister company, RSM Technology, who have been providing Z technology and infrastructure mainframe training for 25+ years. Courses are available for z/OS, as well as CICS, IMS, Db2 for z/OS, IBM MQ, RACF, WebSphere for z/OS and much more besides. Additionally, RSM Technology offers a wide range of additional IT related training and accreditations.

    For more information, please visit RSM Technology's dedicated training website using the link below. You are now leaving the RSM Partners site to visit RSM Technology, who provide a range of IBM Z mainframe courses.