“I didn’t know anything about a computer. Now, I’m comfortable. My anxiety about it is going away. I would recommend it to anybody who has difficulty with computers… The main thing was dealing with the files and how to create files, and of course, downloading documents & attaching files, because a lot of jobs require you to do that… Now …Read More »
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Since 1974, Computer Technologies Program has provided over one million hours of training and support for thousands of people with disabilities taking steps toward their career goals. We work hand-in-hand with the Department of Rehabilitation so there is no cost for our program’s participants and they have access to a wide range of support services.
New CTP Video: What is Cyber Security?
CTP has released a new, short video from Director Alex Tabony on Cyber Security We are frequently asked about Cyber Security, and many DOR participants enrolling in our program tell us that they want to get a job in Cyber Security. The trouble is that “Cyber Security” by itself is generally not a job title and is not well defined. …Read More »
Esther Support Industries Increases IT and Customer Support Staff
Esther Support Industries announced that it is engaging in a major hiring push in its IT and customer support division both locally and in its international office. Esther Support Industries, founded in 1995, supports the Aerospace industry and other industries with a variety of support services. Opportunities for entry-level staff as well as experienced IT professionals may be a good …Read More »
Graduate Profile: Joseph Canada
“Get that education. Get that knowledge. Nobody is going to hand you success, it’s up to you to use that education to achieve it.” This advice comes from Computer Technologies Program graduate Joseph Canada, 47. A former electrician and cosmetologist, Canada now works as a cybersecurity specialist. “I was one of those late bloomers who grew up at the age …Read More »
Graduate Profile: Diondre Jordan
Union City native Diondre Jordan, 22, came to the Computer Technologies Program after finding himself unsure of what he wanted to major in. “I knew I wanted to do something tech related,” he said. “I didn’t want to sit with ‘undecided’ on my shoulders.” Department of Rehabilitation counselor Himani Tiwari introduced Diondre to CTP, and the rest was history. Diondre …Read More »