PC Support Specialist
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 determineif the applicant has the required interest, motivation, and entry-level skills to take this program. Full-time students must attend the required hours per week as per the course schedule and may do so at times convenient to them. Part-time students may set their own schedules to a minimum of two training sessions per week. These times may be scheduled during the day, evenings, or on weekends.
This program prepares students to deal with the problems they may encounter when supporting Personal Computers in an office environment. It provides in-depth knowledge of both computer hardware and software, and preparesstudents to take the CompTIA A+, Network+, and Security+ certification exams. Students will have practical hands-on experience in maintenance of PCs, mobile devices, laptops, operating systems and printers, network and network devices, and computer securitysuch as cryptography and access control, as well as business-related topics such as disaster recovery and risk management. Successful students may choose to progress to advanced qualifications such as MCSA.
Skilled PC Support Specialists are in high demand in today's skilled environment. Virtually all organizations with multiple computers require the skills of PC Support Specialists who can become invaluable members of a managementteam.
Upon completion of the program the participant must demonstrate the following core competencies:
Advanced level of proficiency in a Windows operating system
Intermediate level of proficiency in Microsoft Word
Intermediate level of proficiency in Microsoft Excel
Advanced level of proficiency in Microsoft PowerPoint
Advanced level of proficiency in Microsoft Access
Simulations and Drills
Practical Applications – 2 Units
Advanced level of proficiency in Microsoft Outlook
Customer Service and Workplace Success/Intrapreneurship
CompTIA A+ 220-1001 and CompTIA A+ 220-1002
CompTIANetwork + and CompTIA Security +
Job Readiness/Employability Skills
Job Search and Résumé Writing and Thought Patterns for a Successful Career
|Anticipated Salary:||$34,798 – $69,142|
|Program Duration:|| Weeks: 59 |
|Program Syllabus:||Click here to Download|
|Program Notes|| Tuition fees include digital course materials. |
Printed copies may be available for an additional fee.
Financial Assistance may be available for those who qualify.
|Graduation Requirements||Students must maintain a 75% program average to obtain a Diploma|
|Method of Delivery|| Onsite, Remote and Blended using our |
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