Kuala Lumpur, September 14, 2014: EC-Council International Limited, one of the world’s largest certification bodies for Information Security professionals, today announced that effective September 15, 2014 EC-Council Academy Sdn. Bhd. Malaysia and EC-Council Academy Pty Ltd (Australia) will no longer represent EC-Council International Limited. The EC-Council Distribution Agreement signed by EC-Council International Limited and EC-Council Academy Sdn. Bhd.in which EC-Council Academy was appointed as a distributor for 13 countries had expired on the 14th of September 2014 and both EC-Council International Limited (Principal) and EC-Council Academy (Malaysia) and EC-Council Academy Pty Ltd (Australia) have mutually agreed to not proceed with the renewal of the distribution arrangement.
All Accredited Training Centres (ATC) and Partners in countries such as Hong Kong, Thailand, New Zealand, Singapore, Taiwan, Myanmar, Laos, Malaysia, Vietnam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Australia and Sri Lanka as of the 15th of September 2014 will be supported directly by EC-Council. In dealing with the cessation of business, EC-Council International Limited assures all ATC’s and Partners that this decision will not affect the service each ATC and Partner will receive.