Career Pathways in Computer Networking Offered at Delgado

August 26, 2019

Delgado Community College is offering career-focused training in computer networking for entry-level students.

Training is offered for A+, Network + and Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician. Courses are scheduled September 16 – March 20, Monday through Friday, 5-9:30 p.m.

A+ training provides foundational IT skills across a variety of devices and operating systems. It is the preferred qualifying credential for technical support and IT operational roles. Students learn the competency of entry-level PC computer service professionals in installing, maintaining, customizing and operating personal computers.

Network+ training teaches students the skills to design, configure, manage and troubleshoot wired and wireless networks.

The Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician training validates the skills required for entry-level network support positions with skills to install, operate and troubleshoot a small enterprise branch network, including basic network security.

The training is free for anyone eligible for Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) training services. Apply at any of the American Job Centers.

For more information, contact Nickie Bourgeois at Delgado Workforce Development, (504) 671-6706, tbourg1@dcc.edu.

 About Delgado Community College

A Delgado Community College education leads to enhanced employment opportunities or transfer to a four-year college. Admission to Delgado is non-competitive, making higher education accessible to anyone with a high school diploma or the equivalent. Delgado offers instruction online and at seven locations, including the City Park, West Bank (Algiers), Sidney Collier, Charity School of Nursing and Maritime and Industrial Training Center locations in New Orleans, the River City Site in Avondale and the Jefferson Site in Metairie. Founded in 1921, Delgado is the oldest and largest community college in Louisiana.