Duration

34 Weeks, 765 Hours

 Overview

This program prepares students to deal with the problems they may encounter when servicing Personal Computers. It provides in-depth knowledge of computer hardware. Students will have practical hands-on experience in troubleshooting computer problems and assembling a computer.

This program prepares students to take the current exams for CompTIA A+ certification with IT Technician designation, Network+, and Server+ certifications.

Admission Requirements

  • Grade 12 or equivalent, or
  • Mature Student Status.
  • Courses are open to any applicant who possesses a good command of the English language and is able to follow instruction.
  • An admissions interview will be administered to determine if the applicant has the required interest, motivation, and entry-level skills to take this program.

 Core Courses

  • CompTIA A+ Certification: Essentials
  • Customer Service
  • Grammar Essentials for Business Writing
  • Hardware & Operating System Technologies Practical Simulation
  • Introduction to MS-DOS
  • Introduction to Personal Computers
  • Practicum
  • Thought Patterns For A Successful Career
  • Windows Level 1
  • Windows Level 2
  • Workplace Success/Intrapreneurship

Career Opportunities

Graduates of this program will find opportunities working as bench technicians for small to medium sized PC or electronics companies as well as large PC related manufacturing operations. They may also find positions in computer sales and service.

Typical Career options include:

  • Computer Service Technician
  • Electronic Service Technician
  • Supervisor, Technical Services
  • IT Help Desk Technician
  • Field Service Technician
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