IT Fundamentals

Sonia Gutierrez Campus
Evening

Through this five-month program, students learn how to identify and explain computer components, basic software installation, digital literacy, and more. The goal is to have students pass the CompTIA IT Fundamentals certification to give them the opportunity to explore a career in information technology (IT). This class is also a preparatory class for those wishing to enroll in the Computer Support Specialist Training program.

Requirements

  • Eligible for ESL 8 or higher
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Advising session with the Technology Academy Director or designee
  • Passing the Computer Literacy assessment test with a 70% or higher

Computer Support Specialist Career Training 

Sonia Gutierrez Campus
Morning 

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Through this five-month program, students are provided classroom and hands-on instruction that helps them prepare to pass both A+ certification tests required to become fully certified as Computer Support Specialists. The class covers hardware and software concepts, and advanced management of the Windows operating system.

Requirements

  • Successful completion of IT Fundamentals or equivalent
  • Eligible for ESL 8 or higher
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Advising session with the Technology Academy Director or designee
  • Passing the Computer Literacy assessment test with a 70% or higher