IT Workforce Accelerator

Earn an industry recognized credential in the high-demand field of Information Technology (IT) at no cost!


Bootcamp-style Courses Now Available

You can take bootcamp-style courses in CompTIA A+, Net+, and Security+. These courses can be completed in less than two weeks and you will earn an industry-recognized credential upon completion! Don’t wait, classes start 7/9/2024 and 7/15/2024!

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You can earn an IT certificate at no cost to you. Most IT Workforce Accelerator programs range from two days to twelve months, with many programs offered bootcamp-style. Tuition and books are paid by a grant from the U.S. Economic Development Administration. Among the eligibility requirements, you must live in Central Illinois or work for a Central Illinois company. In addition to tuition and books, you may also qualify for additional support services.

Do you also need help preparing for your new career or finding the opportunity to break into IT? Active IT Workforce Accelerator students also qualify for career-related services such as resume assistance, interview preparation, job coaching, and help finding the right job to get started or advance their career in IT!

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Get started today by finding a course and a time that works for you.

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Need help exploring the information technology program that’s right for you? Or do you know exactly which program you’d like to pursue? Register now or contact us to learn more and we will help you take the next step toward earning an IT certificate.

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We provide customized solutions across the talent ecosystem, from connecting you with newly credentialed talent to upskilling your current employees. Contact us to learn how the IT Workforce Accelerator can deliver talent solutions to address your IT workforce shortages.

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