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cisco networking academy courses for high schools jim bergquist cisco program coordinator

Cisco Networking AcademyCourses for High SchoolsJim BergquistCisco Program Coordinator

it essentials pc hardware and software a pc repair course and more
IT Essentials: PC Hardware and SoftwareA PC Repair course, and more…
  • For entry-level computer support technicians and Help Desk workers
  • Includes customer relations skills
  • Aligns with the new 2009 CompTIA A+ certification
advantages for high schools
Advantages for High Schools
  • Many high school students enjoy working on computers hands-on
  • Instructor gets a BIG advantage with online curriculum, assessments, gradebook, and resources
  • Can be taught over 1 semester or 1 year
  • High school graduate can achieve an industry certification
equipment requirements
Equipment requirements
  • Total cost of $500 to $1000
  • Your school may already have some suitable equipment
  • Please contact me for details
slide6

Virtual Laptop

Learning Tool for IT Essentials

virtual laptop

Learn Mode – Step-by Step Instructions

Test Mode - Assessment

Explore Mode – Info about components

Virtual Laptop
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Discovery Networking

Courses 1 & 2 of a four-course sequence

discovery networking
Discovery Networking
  • Course 1: Networking for Home and Small Businesses
  • Course 2: Working at a Small-to-Medium Business or Internet Service Provider
  • Each course is one semester
  • These two courses lead to the CCENT certification
  • Courses usually articulate for college credit
  • Courses 3 and 4 can be taken in college
equipment requirements1
Equipment requirements
  • Total cost is about $4000 for all new equipment for Discovery 1 & 2
  • Much less to teach just Discovery 1
  • Older equipment can be used
  • Please contact me for details
interested
Interested?

Contact Jim Bergquist, jbergquist@lcsc.org with questions about becoming a Cisco Academy

  • Cost
    • Annual support
    • Instructor training
    • Equipment requirements
  • OR …
it essentials distance learning
IT Essentials - Distance learning
  • This project is being developed for IT Essentials
  • For college credit through M-State
  • Consider it if you have only 2 or 3 interested students
  • I will let you know when the course is listed!
summary from iseek org
Summary from iseek.org
  • Career Cluster: Information Technology
    • Industry: Information and Internet Services
      • Occupation: Computer Support Specialist(IT Essentials: PC Repair leads to this)
      • Occupation: Data Communications Analyst(Discovery Networking starts student on the path)
    • Industry: Telecommunications
      • Occupation: Data Communications Analyst(Discovery Networking starts student on the path)

(Details at end of slide show)

significant industries in w central mn
Significant industries in W. central MN

Telecommunications employers

  • Advanced Wireless Solutions, Fergus Falls
  • Arvig Communications Systems, Detroit Lakes
  • 702 Communications, Moorhead

Information and Internet Services is not listed as a significant industry in the west central region

other opportunities in w central mn
Other Opportunities in W. central MN

Keep in mind that many area institutions need people with PC maintenance and network administration knowledge and skills

  • Schools and colleges
  • Hospitals
  • Businesses
  • Computer retailers and repair centers