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Courses & Training

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College of Southern Maryland
8730 Mitchell Road
PO Box 910
La Plata, MD 20646-0910
301-934-2251
askme@csmd.edu

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Computer Repair Technicians start at $24,700 per year and can earn up to $65,200 dependent upon certification(s), education, and experience.

 

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

  Financial Assistance is available for this  program 

Schedule of Classes

Winter 2014-15 schedule

Community Education
Winter 2014-15 Schedule (.pdf)



Winter 2014-15 Schedule

Workforce Development
Winter 2014-15 Schedule (.pdf)

Please be advised that the Interactive PDF versions of the continuing education schedules are for reference only and do not reflect course availability or cancellations. For the most up-to-date information about course availability, please use Online Services.

Information Technology

Certified Computer Repair Technician    Medium Demand

Download the printable version of this Career Starters program.

Certified computer repair technicians assist with computer problems ranging from the simple forgotten password to the disaster of a crashing hard drive. The explosive use of computers has created a demand for specialists who provide advice to users, as well as for the day-to-day administration, maintenance, and support of computer systems and networks.

CAREER STARTER

Computer Repair Technician
This program prepares you to install, repair, and upgrade computers and word processors for home computers, as well as network computers for organizations. Complete this program and be prepared for opportunities as a Computer Repair Technician, Help Desk Assistant, or PC Technician.

TRAINING PROGRAM
Course

Class Hours

ITS 7700 Certified Computer Repair Technician

40

 OR  
ITS 7710 CompTIA Strata Certified Bootcamp

40


Upon completion, students are able to sit for the CompTIA STRATA certification exam.

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CAREER ADVANCEMENT

A+ CERTIFICATION

Training prepares students to sit for national certification as an A+ Technician. This certification exam may be taken at the College of Southern Maryland Testing Center in La Plata.

TRAINING PROGRAM
Course Class Hours
ITS 8080 A+ IT Technician Certification Preparation
48
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NETWORK ADMINISTRATOR

TRAINING PROGRAM
Course
Class
Hours
ITS-7900 CompTIA Network+
40
ITS-7910 CompTIA Security+  40
ITS-7860 Cisco CCNA, ICND 1   40
ITS-7870 Cisco CCNA, ICND 2   40
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IT SUPPORT TECHNICIAN

TRAINING PROGRAM
Course Class
Hours
ITS-7900 CompTIA Network+
40
ITS-7910 CompTIA Security+  40
ITS-7970 Windows 7, Install and Configure   40
ITS-7980 Windows 7, Enterprise Desktop Technician  40
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For more information contact:
Paula Coluzzi
Business and IT
Course Coordinator
301-934-7557
paulac@csmd.edu
Ruena Long
Business and IT
Administrative Assistant/Web Management Specialist
301-934-7549
ruenal@csmd.edu

For a complete listing of courses that CSM offers, please refer to the Continuing Education Schedule of Classes.

“Employment of computer support specialists and systems administrators is expected to increase much faster than the average.”

Source: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics