The Certified IT Technician program fulfills the need for trained entry-level network Technicians. Computer network technicians establish, operate, maintain and co-ordinate the use of local and wide area networks (LANs and WANs), mainframe networks, hardware, software, and related computer equipment. They set up and maintain enterprise-level internet and intranet web sites, and server hardware and software, as well as monitor and optimize network connectivity and performance.
The Certified IT Technician program prepares students to learn the fundamentals of information technology (IT) with an emphasis on a hands-on approach to installing, maintaining, troubleshooting and repairing computer networking systems and equipment. Once students complete the program, they will be able to launch a career in technical support, in the growing fields of Internet, intranet, extranet, and telecom networks.
Get knowledge in the growing fields of Internet, intranet, extranet, and telecom networks. Fully Accredited Program with Industry Expert Instructor. Choose Certified Information Technology Technician and get a job paying $77k a year.
Program graduates are well equipped to compete for entry and intermediate level jobs in network administration and security. While actual jobs obtained depend on the individual student’s background prior to the program, and their achievements during the program, typical jobs for graduates include:
Earn up to $49.00* per hour as a Computer Network Technician or Web Technician
All wages are taken from the Canada Job Bank
480 hours / 24 weeks full time
The Certified IT Technician program is seventeen weeks in length – 480 hours, full-time classroom learning. The program is offered on a full-time basis, four hours per day, and scheduled Monday to Friday.
|ITP 101||Introduction to Computers||60|
|ITP 102||Technical Support Essentials||100|
|ITP 103||Computer Operating System 1||160|
|ITP 104||Networking 1||100|
|ITP 105||Career Preparation||60|
|1||Tuition Fee||$5120||Domestic Students|
|1||Tuition Fee||$7360||International Students|
This program has been approved by the registrar of the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills and Training.
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