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Google IT Support Professional Certificate
February 21 @ 4:36 pm
Virtual, online class held Tuesdays & Thursdays from 3:30 – 5:00 pm, with additional online or in-person office hours throughout the week for learning support. Students can expect to spend an additional 6-8 hours per week completing online coursework on their own.
Google, Coursera, and Goodwill have joined forces to provide the training and support you need to get started in an IT career with advancement potential!
Prepare for a career in the high-growth field of information technology, no experience or degree required. Get professional training designed by Google and get on the fast track to landing one of the 340,000+ great paying IT jobs currently available in the United States.
The average entry level salary for IT Support jobs in the U.S. is $50,800.
Google and Coursera have partnered to offer IT Support Professional certification. Goodwill instructors supplement the online curriculum with virtual classroom review, practice and open computer lab hours. Coursera’s learning platform offers highly interactive training to individuals who are interested in IT careers but have little or no experience.
The program builds skills in key areas: Binary Code, Customer Support, Linux, Troubleshooting, Domain Name System (DNS), Ipv4, Network Model, Powershell, Linux File Systems, Command-Line Interface, Directory Service, and Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP).
This program is ACE® approved—when you complete, you can earn up to 12 college credits, the equivalent of 4 associate degree-level courses.
According to the 2019 Google IT Certificate Impact Report, 80% of Google IT Support Professional Certificate learners in the U.S. reported a career impact within 6 months, such as finding a new job, getting a raise, or starting a new business. Click here to request more info.