Prepare For a Tech Career Today
Looking for an opportunity to learn new skills and prepare for an entry-level IT support role? We've partnered with Google to offer the Google IT Support Professional Certificate to individuals throughout Maricopa County at a discounted rate. Seats are limited and classes will fill quickly, so register today to secure your spot!
Google and CompTIA, the non-profit trade association, have teamed up to help learners gain the skills and credentials needed to launch an IT career. With this comprehensive program, students that successfully complete the Google IT Support Professional Certificate will gain the knowledge needed to sit for the CompTIA A+ Certification Exam and learn skills required for entry-level IT support positions! No prior IT experience is necessary.
- Job Prospect: 215,000 unfilled IT support jobs across the U.S.
- Median Annual Wage: $53,470
- Course Timeframe: Less than 6 months when dedicating around 10 hours per week
- E-certificate: Students will receive an e-certificate upon completion of the program
- Success Coaching: Participants will be assigned an instructor/success coach who is dedicated to helping you achieve success every step of the way
- Discounted Cost: Take advantage of this $400 savings now, available for the first 60 students to register
Start Date: Spring 2021
Dates/Times: Class is self-paced, meaning you can start at any time!
Cost: $99 + taxes and fees ($400 off the original course price!)
The program includes five courses, each with a dynamic mix of video lectures, quizzes, and hands-on labs and widgets. Individuals will learn about troubleshooting, customer service, networking, operating systems, system administration, and security.
Course 1: Technical Support Fundamentals
Course 2: The Bits and Bytes of Computer Networking
Course 3: Operating Systems and You: Becoming a Power User
Course 4: System Administration and IT Infrastructure Services
Course 5: IT Security: Defense Against the Digital Dark Arts
- Access to a computer with internet access and a webcam
- Required to upload images of a government issued ID card in the Coursera learning system