Commonpoint Queens has partnered with Per Scholas to offer Information Technology (IT) Training and Job Placement programs at the Commonpoint Queens Employment Hub. Launching in 2021, we are offering 12 and 15 week FREE programs that prepares adults facing barriers to employment for secure and stable careers. All programs are currently being held virtually.
Our program provides critical IT and professional skills students need to thrive in the information technology industry:
- AWS re/Start: Through real-world, scenario-based learning, labs, and coursework, learners gain the skills they need for an entry-level cloud role and complete AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner training. This fifteen-week class will be offered remotely beginning January 25.
- Cybersecurity: Cybersecurity offers the opportunity to earn the CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst Certification (CYSA+), equipping you with fundamental concepts in security specialities and hands-on training to enter this ever growing field as a cybersecurity analyst. This fifteen-week class will be offered remotely beginning January 18 and March 15.
- Network Support: Network Support offers the opportunity to earn the Google IT Support Professional Certificate along with the CompTIA A+ and Net+ certifications, equipping you with the knowledge to fill a wide range of entry-level technology jobs. This twelve-week class will be offered remotely beginning January 18, February 22, and March 1.
- Software Engineer: Software Engineer prepares you for the tech industry as an adept developer with a ready-to-present professional portfolio to share with potential employers and start your career in Web Development, App Development, and many more. This fifteen-week class will be offered remotely beginning March 22.
For more information please contact Fadia Mohama, Employment Coordinator, at [email protected].
If you are interested in our IT training and job placement programs, please fill out the form below.