TECHNOLOGY WORKFORCE PATHWAYS PROGRAM WITH BOROUGH OF MANHATTAN COMMUNITY COLLEGE
Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC) CUNY TechWorks program focuses on bridging the NYC talent gap in the IT sector. The Workforce Pathway program offers a 22 week, full-time Computer Network Support Specialist training program, where successful participants acquire 2 industry certifications, CompTIA A+ and Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA). Students will be able to troubleshoot, repair common computer hardware issues, install operating systems and be able to configure CISCO Routers and Switches in order to troubleshoot network problems and issues. During the program students will participate in career readiness workshops and receive “soft skills” training, extensive support services, and individualized placement opportunities for internship and employment. Program graduates will have the ability to achieve four college credits towards a BMCC CIS Associate’s degree. There is no cost to participate in this program. See below for scheduled Information Session dates and upcoming Training Program dates:
- 18 years of age & Over
- Unemployed or underemployed
- Authorized to work in the US
- HS Diploma or HS Equivalency (GED)
- Passing of assessment exams:
o TABE – Reading and Math
o Technical Assessment
- IT work experience preferred but not necessary
- Demonstrate a passion for learning technology
Get your career in IT started today!
Dear prospective student, as you are aware New York State has been dealing with a declared state of emergency due to the novel coronavirus-19 outbreak. Please be aware that our future course dates may be delivered in either a traditional classroom face-to-face format or an on-line format or a hybrid model that mixes both live and online course delivery. The determination of how our future courses will be delivered is still not predictable due to the fluidity of the current situation in New York. However, please rest assured that in either course delivery format our programs will maintain high quality and value for you our students.