• Professional Development

    CTP's has a highly structured and highly effective approach to professional development and job search.

  • Computer Technician Training

    High tech training, networking, virtualization, and cloud services. Fully updated instructor-led remote sessions. Dedicated datacenter access.

  • CTP's History

    In 1974, CTP had an intensive computer programing class that was highly successful. Employers considered CTP's graduates equally qualified as traditional CS university graduates of the time.

  • Instructor Led Remote Classes

    Our entire program has been revamped for the COVID era and beyond. Access classes, learning materials, and our data center from anywhere.

Join the CTP Family!

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.

Recent Posts

The Lions Center for the Blind has Moved

Having experienced unprecedented growth in the past few years, the Lions Center for the Blind was in need of a new venue.  Their newly inhabited facility in downtown Oakland will  allow them to expand their services to meet that demand.  Situated on the northwest corner of 21st and Broadway, just 2 blocks from the 19th Street BART station, the new …

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In the Sponsor Spotlight – Authorized Computer Repair

(We continue our series honoring our intern sponsors.) There seems to be no end to the kinds of computer problems that can aggravate us–a possible virus, a blue screen, the computer won’t turn on/off, network issues, a software glitch.  Or perhaps we need a backup system or the motherboard repaired or data recovered.  Authorized Computer Repair, located in the heart …

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Live Chat about Children with Disabilities

The Chicago Tribune is hosting a live online chat about children with disabilities and ways  their parents can help them thrive at 10:00 a.m. (Pacific time) on Tuesday, June 28.  For more details on the panel of experts and how you can participate, see the Chicago Tribune website here.

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Free classes at CTP!

If you’ve been wanting to learn about photo editing and/or digital scrapbooking, CTP’s free one-day introductory classes are for you. Intro to Free Photo and Image Editing Software will be held Tuesday, June 14 from 6:00 – 7:30 pm.  Registration is required and seats are limited so be sure to register online.  Topics will include: Review of available free software …

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In the Sponsor Spotlight – Renew Computers

  (We continue our series honoring our intern sponsors.) Renew Computers is the largest independent electronics recycling center (“anything with a chip in it”) in Marin County.  Conveniently located in San Rafael,  they receive used electronic equipment–mostly computers–from individuals, small businesses and large corporations.  The higher quality computers are then refurbished by their team of technicians and are re-sold, providing …

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