First Year Information Technology

First Year Program

Intro to IT  covers fundamental computer and career skills for entry-level IT jobs. The course includes hands-on labs that provide practical experience to prepare you for entry level IT jobs. You will work with industry equipment to develop your troubleshooting skills and practice what you learn.

Develop working knowledge of how computers and mobile devices operate.
Identify common security threats and vulnerabilities like malware, phishing, spoofing and social engineering.
Apply skills and procedures to install, configure, and troubleshoot computers, mobile devices, and software.
Develop critical thinking and problem solving skills using both real equipment.
Get immediate feedback on your work through built-in quizzes and tests.
Learn and practice essential employability skills such as teamwork, problem solving, communication, and personal management.
Connect with local business and the global Cisco Networking Academy community.