Computer Repair Technology
Based on the industry standard CompTIA A+ Certification, students use the latest technology to learn how modern computer equipment works. Hands-on projects mixed into the high tech curriculum help develop technical expertise for the rapidly growing career opportunities in computer repair, help-desk support, and entry-level networking positions.
Mock job interviews and help desk scenarios help develop the “Soft Skills” needed for face-to-face customer support, helping prepare the students for the important job of troubleshooting both hardware and software issues in a real-world environment.
Two Year Half-Day Program
Year One: 8:05 A.M.-10:40 A.M. (36 weeks // 3 credits)
Year Two: 11:35 A.M.-2:10 P.M. (36 weeks // 3 credits)
Mr. Dan Giffin
Students are required to purchase the following at an estimated cost of $90:
- Assignment Notebook
National Occupational Competency Testing Institute (NOCTI) provides industry-based credentials and partner industry certifications for students enrolled in career and technical education programs.
CompTIA A+ Certification
CompTIA A+ certifies the competency of entry-level to expert-level PC services including professional installation, maintenance, customization, and operating personal computers.
Internet and Computing Core Certification (IC3)
Students with the Internet and Computing Core (IC3) certification possess the validated skills and knowledge required for basic use of computer hardware, software, networks, and the internet.
College Articulation and Credits
College Credit Opportunities
Harrisburg Area Community College
ITT Technical Institute
SOAR programs of study prepare today’s student for tomorrow’s high demand and high wage careers.
Students can be employed while in high school through the Cooperative Education program. Qualified students may obtain paid employment after successful completion of classroom training. This program expands the school curriculum by providing students with additional skills through supervised work experience at local businesses. The employment is scheduled during the time the student would be in attendance at the Career and Technology Center.
- Computer Repair Technician
- Computer Service Technician
- Computer Support Specialist
- Help Desk Assistant
- Computer Installer
- Computer Managers
- Network Technician
- Network Administrator
- Network Engineer
- Computer Salesperson
GRADUATES EMPLOYED BY:
- PA Department of Welfare
- Lebanon County Career and Technology Center
- Army National Guard
- Annville-Cleona School District
- Weaber Sawmill
|Position||PA Projected Employment Growth 2014-2024||Entry Salary||Avg PA Salary||Experienced Salary|
|Computer Repair Technician||1%||$25,480||$38,730||$45,360|
|Computer Support Specialist||12%||$33,460||$50,990||$59,750|
“Being a graduate from a school like the CTC has prepared me for today’s challenge for a better life and a very demanding career in the Power Industry.”
Grad-Year Lebanon High School
Instrumentation and Controls Technician