ITXPRESS: TRAINING & JOBS FOR 17-29 YEAR-OLDS

ITXPRESS provides FREE training and support services to young adults ages 17-29 with a desire to land jobs like these in Information Technology:

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Contact ITXpress Coordinator Matt Reid at (203) 867-4030 x 287 or mreid@workforcealliance.biz

TO BE ELIGIBLE, YOU MUST:

  • Be 17 – 29 years old
  • Be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • Be a Connecticut Resident
  • Have a high school diploma or GED
  • Be out of school (cannot be currently enrolled in high school or college)
  • Be unemployed or underemployed (working less than full-time or outside the IT field)
  • Be committed to fully participate in training program (3 to 6 months)
  • Be able to stay in contact with Career Navigator on a weekly basis.

All services are provide free of charge thanks to a grant from the U.S. Department of Labor’s TechHire initiative.

Depending on your level of education, experience, and other factors, your individual pathway to jobs in IT may include:

  • Accelerated classroom-based training
  • Remedial training
  • Paid Internship
  • Registered Apprenticeship
  • Job search assistance with employer incentives, including On-the-Job training.
  • Transportation assistance available.

You can earn these IT industry recognized credentials:

  • Cisco CCENT/CCNA
  • CompTIA A+, Network+, Security+
  • Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA)
  • Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS)
  • Internet Core Competency Certification (IC3)
  • Certified Ethical Hacker Credentials
  • Web Design
  • Certifications in various computer languages: Java, JavaScript, C#, C++, PHP, Ruby on Rails, SQL, Python, HTML5
  • and many many more!

Complete this form to be contacted by ITXpress, and to receive information from Workforce Alliance and the American Job Centers.