Udemy for Business Launches in Brazil

A New Collection of Courses in Portuguese Is Now Available for Corporate Customers

SAN FRANCISCO — September 12, 2019 — Udemy, the global marketplace for learning and teaching online, announced today the launch of its business learning product, Udemy for Business, in Brazil. With a localized product experience and a collection of courses in Portuguese, the new offering is designed to empower global organizations to drive impactful learning and development for employees.

“Providing workplace upskilling is a competitive advantage and absolutely crucial for an individual’s career growth and employee retention,” said Sergio Agudo, Managing Director for Udemy Brazil. “Employees learn best in their native language and our new collection of courses in Portuguese allows them to do just that. We’re proud to bring Udemy for Business to Brazil and empower people to stay ahead of the rapidly changing skills landscape.”

Udemy for Business is powered by Udemy, the largest learning marketplace in the world. The business product offers more than 3,500 of Udemy’s highest-rated courses across business and technical skills, in a subscription package. In addition, customers can now access over 200 courses taught by native Brazilian Portuguese-speaking subject matter experts across a broad range of critical skills. The courses span major categories including leadership and management, cloud computing, marketing, sales, IT operations, development, and more. Organizations can also create and distribute their own proprietary content on the platform and view analytics to track learning activity.

Any expert can create a course and share their knowledge on Udemy. Today, more than 50,000 instructors teach over 130,000 courses in over 60 languages. Udemy’s network of experts around the world ensures that it always has the freshest content on the most in-demand skills employees need to be productive and become stronger leaders and collaborators.

The world’s leading companies trust Udemy for Business to help their employees upskill, including Sony, Adidas, HSBC, Volkswagen, Pinterest, Audi, and others.

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About Udemy

With a mission to improve lives through learning, Udemy is the online learning destination that helps students, businesses, and governments gain the skills they need to compete in today’s economy. More than 40 million students are mastering new skills from expert instructors teaching over 130,000 online courses in topics from programming and data science to leadership and team building. For companies, Udemy for Business offers an employee training and development platform with subscription access to 3,500+ courses, learning analytics, as well as the ability to host and distribute their own content. Udemy for Government is designed to upskill workers and prepare them for the jobs of tomorrow. Udemy is privately owned and headquartered in San Francisco with offices in Denver, Brazil, India, Ireland, and Turkey.