Linda Smith
Instructor: Linda Smith

It helps to:

  • be a problem solver who is able to work at a fast pace
  • have strong math and language skills
  • have an interest in technology and computers

If you like learning how computers communicate with each other...

see your counselor to enroll today!

 
Fees/Costs:
Lab/Shop Fees$15
SkillsUSA$25
TOTAL:$40

 

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IT Fundamentals #520005

Support & Services #410018

Provides students with foundational information technology knowledge in hardware, software, operating systems, networking and basic information security

Networking I #520021

Networking II #520022

Students will learn to identify network types; install, maintain, troubleshoot and support a network; understand network technologies and secure wireless networks.

Networking III #520023

Networking IV #520024

Students will learn advanced skills needed to defend against cyber attacks on enterprise networks, medical networks and industrial networks. Students will learn server administration on Linux and Windows Server.

CREDENTIALING CERTIFICATION OPPORTUNITIES

Our goal is to provide students with the opportunity to build stackable credentials as they nagivate their programs of study. This will make our students more valuable to potential employers. IT Networking/Cybersecurity offers the following certification opportunities:

* these certifications are eligible for the $1,000 TestOut Skills Guarantee

Students may receive ARTICULATED credit through the Alabama State Community College System after completing quality assurance criteria in this Career Technical program.

Courses:

  • Introduction to Computers
  • Introduction to Network Communications

Students may received ARTICULATED credit through Calhoun Community College after completing quality assurance criteria in this Career Technical program.

Courses:

  • Microcomputer Applications
  • Cisco I

Students in this program may also be eligible to earn DUAL ENROLLMENT credit through Calhoun Community College in the Cybersecurity program.

  
Marcraft Cybersecurity Lab