Google IT Support Professional Course
Do you want to become an IT professional?
Do you want to start a career in technology?
Social Hackers Academy offers you a 6-month program, powered by INCO and supported by Coursera & Google.org., in which you will become an IT Support Professional.
Course 1 : Technical Support Fundamentals
This course is the first of a series that aims to prepare you for a role as an entry-level IT Support Specialist.
Course 2 : Computer Networking
We’ll cover everything from the fundamentals of modern networking technologies and protocols to an overview of the cloud to practical applications and network troubleshooting.
Course 3 : Operating Systems
In this course — through a combination of video lectures, demonstrations, and hands-on practice — you’ll learn about the main components of an operating system and how to perform critical tasks like managing software and users, and configuring hardware.
Course 4 : System Administration & IT infrastructure
This course will transition you from working on a single computer to an entire fleet. Systems administration is the field of IT that’s responsible for maintaining reliable computers systems in a multi-user environment.
Course 5 : IT Security
This course covers a wide variety of IT security concepts, tools, and best practices. It introduces threats and attacks and the many ways they can show up. We’ll give you some background of encryption algorithms and how they’re used to safeguard data.
Kostas Minaidis is the director of education at the Social Hackers Academy.
After many years of working as a programmer, he switched to education where he has trained thousands of people in the secrets of programming and computer science.
In this program he will support the students on the way to gaining their certification.
Basic participation information
The program is aimed exclusively at unemployed women living in Greece.
Knowledge of English is required.
The program starts on June 1 and lasts for 6 months.
Each student needs 10-20 hours per week to get the certification.
After completing the courses, our school will guide you on finding a job.
The program is supported by Google.org and Coursera and is completely free for the participants.
The program consists of 5 courses and it is mandatory to participate in all, in order to receive the Google certification.