If you want to expand your skills or change careers, Google’s new certificate program is “designed to take beginner learners to job readiness in eight to 12 months.”
“Upon completion of the certificate, you can share your information with top employers, like Bank of America, Walmart, Sprint, GE Digital, PNC Bank, Infosys, TEKSystems, UPMC, and, of course, Google” the company noted.
Whether you’re a complete beginner or experienced in IT, the program, “[t]hrough a dynamic mix of video lectures, quizzes, and hand-on labs and widgets…will introduce you to troubleshooting and customer service, networking, operating systems, system administration, automation, and security.”
You can fit this self-paced program into your own time and schedule and with 8-10 hours of daily work, complete it in eight months.
In ‘Technical Support Fundamentals’ you’ll be prepared as an entry-level IT Support Specialist and learn a variety of things including how to assemble a computer from scratch and choose/install an operating system on a computer.
The total cost is $49 a month and financial aid assistance is available. Enrollment for the Google IT Support Professional Certificate will be open from January 23, 2018 – February 20, 2018.
For more information visit Coursera.