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We elevate talented individuals with little or no tech experience and connect them with trailblazing companies to launch their careers.

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We develop high-potential talent so revenue teams can scale quickly

SV Academy’s programs prepare job seekers for an entry-level position in Sales or Business Development and Customer Success in weeks. Graduates launch new careers and employers hire top talent faster.

We intensively train job seekers in as little as 4 weeks

We match job seekers within 24 hours after a hiring team reaches out

Job seekers can sign offers within days of finishing the program

We support managers and hires with 12 months of professional coaching

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Hire on demand

We have a large community of early-career sales professionals—with hundreds of new graduates every month—that are ready to be matched with your company.

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Break into tech

Kickstart your journey in Tech Sales or Customer Success. You’ll get access to training, a supportive community, job search assistance, and 1 year of on-the-job coaching.

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Lives and teams: Transformed

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Top recruiters trust us to provide the best talent

"If I see SV Academy on a resume, I immediately move that candidate forward in our hiring process."

Jennifer Hance Leon, Global Senior Sales Recruiter

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A 20-year military veteran becomes Account Manager

"I was greeted with so much love and support that it was a bit overwhelming."

Will Wilson, Cloud Account Manager • Tech Sales Program, 2021

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From skeptic to Tech Sales Development Representative

"I was 70% sure it was a scam. Just graduated today with multiple interviews."

Madison Chandler, SDR • Tech Sales Program, 2021

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First promotion in 6 months, first-time homeowner in 9

"Just closed on my house and y'all are the reason why."

Gabrielle Vanhoesen, District Success Manager • Customer Success Program, 2021

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On average, our employer partners find great talent 5x faster

More than 85% of our grads belong to an underrepresented group

Most SV Academy graduates earn $75K+ in their first job in tech

Our graduates more than double their income—2.4x on average

We empower grads and managers everywhere

"We are lucky to be working with Madalyn and all SV grads we have here at Alation"

Tracy Eiler, Chief Marketing Officer

"Thanks SV for providing me the building blocks for a job and a successful career.”

Madalyn Aerne, Sales Development Manager • Tech Sales Program, 2021

"When I work with SV grads I have a lot more confidence they'll be ready for the job."

Ernest Owusu, Sr. Director, Sales Development

"Ernest, thank you for an amazing recruitment process and for taking a chance on me"

Aaron Torres, Enterprise Business Development Representative • Tech Sales Program, 2021

It takes a community to transform the Tech Industry

We are proud to be the first tech sales training program backed by a national bank. Silicon Valley Bank has created a $30M deferred-tuition facility to access a risk-free career path for our learners.

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We are leading the evolution of education to create programs that accelerate growth for our grads and partners. As tech continues to bring new services and digital products to market, sales and customer success roles remain essential for businesses.

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We are disrupting the Tech Industry hand-in-hand with the world’s top SaaS VC behind Salesloft, Docusign, Udemy, and OwnBackup. They open up the doors and our grads help drive the change within their portfolio companies.

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We joined Coursera and the Milken Institute, along with some of the biggest names in tech including Meta, Google, IBM, and Intuit, to enable free on-demand educational resources to over 200,000 Americans. So far, the Salesforce and SV Academy Sales Development Representative Professional Certificate has already served more than 15,000 learners.

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