PC Technician Online Certification & Training Program — MedCerts

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IT 2100

PC Technician

Career Training

Learn to manage, diagnose and repair personal computers in this all-encompassing IT program. Watch our program sneak peek below!

PC Technician

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6  Weeks
Program Length
A+
Certification
$34,000
Avg. Starting Salary
Comp TIA
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MedCerts Tuition Advantage

We believe everyone should have access to higher education. With the option to pay in full, break down payments or utilize government grant funding, we help expand that access.

Monthly Payment Options Starting at Payment Plans for Every Student

Talk with an Education Consultant to pick the perfect payment plan, from paying in full to installments with interest rates from 0-10%.

Total Tuition $3,100 Pay in Full

The total tuition can be paid immediately or through a number of grant-funded or monthly payment plan options

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MyCAA, Army Credentialing Assistance and Workforce Grants

MedCerts offers financial aid options through these government grant-funded programs – MyCAA, Workforce Funding (including WIOA), and Army Credentialing Assistance (Army CA). Those eligible include Military Spouses, active duty Army, Reserves, and National Guard members, or workforce-funded qualifying job seekers. Speak to an Education Consultant to see if you qualify.

What does a PC Technician do?

PC Technicians possess the know-how of installation, PC building, system upgrades, repair, system configuration, troubleshooting, problem diagnosis and preventative maintenance on personal computers. There are a variety of opportunities available to computer technicians ranging from retail repair shops to corporate IT departments and centralized call center environments.

8,535
Entry Level Jobs in the US
PC Technician will see available jobs grow 11.3% over the next ten years.
All available job and salary information is from Burning Glass Labor Insights and is updated annually to reflect industry changes.

What You’ll Learn
IT 2100
PC Technician

With MedCerts PC Technician certification program you gain the knowledge and expertise to gain one of the most broadly recognized and respected certifications in the IT industry – CompTIA A+.

Our Computer Technician training program includes the Microsoft Office Series III and A+ Comprehensive courses to ensure a broad education. A+ comprehensive course provides you with the skills and knowledge for performing crucial tasks on personal computer hardware and operating systems including the ability to build PCs, as well as diagnosing problems and making needed repairs.

When your program is complete, MedCerts covers your registration costs for the A+ Certification exam.

* We recommend all students who take this course have 9 to 12 months of hands-on experience in the lab or field.

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  1. Understand the fundamentals of computer technology, networking, and IT security
  2. Understand operating system (OS) functionality and troubleshooting methodology
  3. Identify hardware, peripheral, networking, and security components
  4. Know how to perform proper computer safety procedures and best practices
  5. Install, configure, upgrade and maintain PC workstations, the Windows OS, and SOHO networks
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Enrollment Requirements

  1. High School Diploma or GED
  2. Web browser with internet connection
  3. Course registration & payment
  4. 9 to 12 months of hands-on experience in the lab or field (recommended)

Materials Included

  1. Expert-led video based training
  2. Competency assessments

Student Services

  1. Dedicated Student Success Advisors
  2. Tailored support based on performance & behavior
  3. Exam preparation process
  4. 1 yr. post-program access to Career Center & Career Coaches
Required Courses
IT 2012

A+ Comprehensive

96 hours
Length
6 Weeks
Duration

A+ Comprehensive is a complete and thorough review of all A+ learning objectives. In this module, students receive a blended learning approach that combines Security, Networking, Operating Systems, IT Operations, Troubleshooting, and Technical Support into one singular course. Students gain the necessary competencies of an entry-level IT professional. This course provides training focused on the fundamentals of computer technology, networking and security, as well as the communication skills and professionalism now required of all entry-level IT professionals. This course focusses on scenarios in which troubleshooting and tools must be utilized to resolve problems. Students gain critical hands-on experience through a comprehensive series of Performance Based Exam Prep Simulations. These simulations are a mixture of Operating System and Application Training Demonstrations, Interactive Graphic Windows Exercises, Interactive Command-Line Windows Exercises, and Interactive Configuration and Identification Exercises. The simulations are blended into the training, to provide reinforcement of topics, as well as to provide the critical “hands-on” learning experience necessary to gain competency.

    • Understand the fundamentals of computer technology, networking, and IT security
    • Understand operating system (OS) functionality and troubleshooting methodology
    • Identify hardware, peripheral, networking, and security components
    • Know how to perform proper computer safety procedures and best practices
    • Install, configure, upgrade and maintain PC workstations, the Windows OS, and SOHO networks
Code Course Duration
IT 2012 6 Weeks
Total Program Duration 6 Weeks

Eligible Certifications

PC Technician

Job Opportunities

Technical Support

$26,000 – $54,000
Estimated Salary
Entry-Level

Help Desk Technician

$31,000 – $62,000
Estimated Salary
Career Potential

Technology Specialist

$37,000 – $79,000
Estimated Salary

Disclaimers

We recommend all students who take this course have 9 to 12 months of hands-on experience in the lab or field.