• The world’s first code academy?

    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.

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    Future computer technicians practice their trade.

Career Training & Support That Works

Computer Technologies Program prepares people with disabilities for professional employment by providing technical training, coaching and associated services. Our comprehensive program is tailored to suit an incredibly diverse student population. To do this we treat each student as an individual and work to find their unique strengths and weaknesses.

Since 1974, CTP has helped hundreds of people with disabilities gain employment and develop their careers.

Recent Posts

Two Heartfelt Thank You’s

Like many nonprofit organizations, we have had to grow and expand our business in order to continue to deliver the best vocational services to our students.  And while the business aspect of that growth is absolutely essential, our primary focus has been on curriculum development and execution.  That’s why it’s so great to have people like Sean Kenmore, Secretary of …

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The iPad Project

The Center for Accessible Technologies (Berkeley, CA) has an exciting new program for people with speech disabilities called The iPad Project.  They have created a lending library of iPads and iPod Touches that are loaded with over 100 AAC (Augmentative and Assistive Communication)  apps that turn the devices into communication tools. Prior to The iPad Program, you had to purchase …

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Ever Dream of Working for NASA?

Well, it turns out the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center has become a model employer for people with disabilities.  From recruitment through retention, this agency shines!  I mean, they even provide a popular “Power and Privilege” series where employees can learn about disability history and discuss disability related issues! Find out more in Kareem Dale’s blog, called NASA Goddard Space …

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