Career Training for an Information Technology Career

Benefits of Technical Training for IT Industry Professions Information Technology, more commonly known as IT is one of the fastest-growing industries in the world. What exactly makes Information Technology such a lucrative career choice for up and coming professionals? Here are a few reasons why people who chose the IT industry are now successful in their business life:  Fast-Changing Industry The Information Technology industry operates at a speed much faster than any other industry and for this reason, there’s always a significant demand for highly skilled workers. With the innovations in cloud computing, big data, and cybersecurity, aspiring IT professionals …

Help Desk Professional Training for Remote Jobs

If you’re hoping to find a job where you can use your people skills while working from home, Help Desk Professional training can help you qualify for remote customer service and/or Help Desk IT jobs. With the reach of technology and internet access expanding, more workers are now looking at entering the remote workforce. Customer support jobs are suited to remote work because the work is mainly done via computer and phone. It’s projected that over the next decade, 73% of all teams will have remote workers. This may seem like a big number, but it’s easy to see why …

Special Guest Speaker RaSean Stevens of Datalite Networks

On January 15th, RaSean Stevens, President/CEO of Datalite Networks, a company that provides network support and infrastructure to businesses in the Maryland, Baltimore, and Washington Metropolitan areas, came to Career Technical Institute as a special guest speaker. This event was all organized by Ms. Dina Newman in Career Services and Ms. Shaquea White, a CTI instructor. Mr. Stevens gave CTI students a realistic point of view on the proper protocol for the Help Desk Professional and IT Professional courses.  He also gave students insights into real-world experiences in Information Technology services and discussed the troubleshooting, planning, designing, and customized services …

5 Computer Technician Skills you need to have

As technology evolves, computer technicians need to continually expand their computer technician skills and develop their knowledge of computer hardware and software. Although there are many computer technician skills that are important to acquire, there are at least 5 important technician skills that impact every facet of an IT professional’s career. Here are 5 computer technician skills that you need to have. #1 Communication Skills – Computer technicians need to have great communication skills, both written and oral. They need to be able to explain situations to management in written reports and/or emails. They may also have to explain situations …

5 Reasons to become an IT Professional

If you’ve always felt at home with computers, then a career as an IT Professional might be for you. Being an IT Professional means that no matter where you are located, you can be sure that information technology jobs are readily available. Even with advancements in artificial intelligence, the demand for IT Professionals does not seem to wane, in fact job growth is on the rise. If you’re on the fence about becoming an IT Professional, we’ve come up with some compelling reasons why you should pursue a career as an IT Professional. Here are 5 reasons to consider a …

Why Get an IT Degree

IT professionals are in greater demand. The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects a 28% job growth rate for information security analysts by 2026. Learn why the AAS Degree in Information Technology at Career Technical Institute (CTI) is a path for success. Contact an Admissions Advisors today to learn more about this program.