WWIT is a PCPI Project funded by the Ontario Government through the Skills Catalyst Fund

 

World of Work in Information Technology (WWIT)

The WWIT training program is an 18-week IT advanced training program designed to address the technological changes in the economy, skills gap faced by employers and facilitate the up-skilling of our diverse workforce and will provide participants with relevant technical and soft skills to help secure sustainable employment in the field.

Through this advanced program, eligible participants will obtain support in attaining the CompTIA A+ Certification and Cisco CCNA Certification.

The training is delivered in English and will be instructor- led. Upon certification, participants will receive ongoing job search supports.

Each candidate must meet these requirements for consideration:

• 17 years old and older

• English Benchmark level 5

• Unemployed and not currently enrolled in full-time school programs

• Eligible to Work in Canada (Permanent Resident, Canadian Citizen, Conv. Refugee and        Refugee Claimants)

Must be Computer Savvy with Windows Environment Knowledge/Experience

 

About CompTIA A+ Certification:

This is an entry level computer certification for PC computer service technicians. The course prepares the service technician to perform the following with personal computers:

• Assemble components based on customer requirements

• Install, configure, and maintain PCs, mobile devices and software for end users

• Understand the basics of networking and security forensics

• Properly and safely diagnose, resolve, and document common hardware issues

• Apply troubleshooting skills

• Provide appropriate customer support

• Understand the basics of scripting, virtualization, desktop imaging, and deployment

Successful completion of the program will give the participant an industry certification valid for 3 years. Please visit https://certification.comptia.org/certifications/a to learn more.

World of Work in Information Technology (WWIT)

About Cisco Certified Networking Associate (CCNA):

The CCNA program helps you prepare for today’s associate-level job roles in IT technologies. CCNA now includes security and automation and programmability. The program has one certification that covers a broad range of fundamentals for IT careers, with one exam and one training course to help you prepare.

Newly retooled for the latest technologies and job roles, the CCNA training course and exam give you the foundation you need to take your career in any direction. CCNA certification covers a breadth of topics, including:

• Network fundamentals

• Network access

• IP connectivity

• IP services

• Security fundamentals

• Automation and programmability

Successful completion of the program will give the participant an industry certification valid for 3 years. Please visit https://www.cisco.com/c/en/us/training-events/training-certifications/certifications/associate/ccna.html to learn more.

 

Training Schedule (18 weeks):

Start Date                                                October 19th, 2020

Essential Skills & Job Search             Duration: 2 weeks

CompTIA A+ Training                         Duration: 6 weeks

Cisco CCNA Training                          Duration: 10 weeks

Class Time:                                            Monday to Friday – 9am to 3pm

Training Delivery:                               Online – Instructor Led

 

Space is limited! To apply, click here

 

For further information please visit www.pcpi.ca or Send an email to: Avin Athari at athari@careerplan.net