Computer Systems & Info Technology – CompTIA Certificate Program

Associates installing, configuring and maintaining networking equipment

The primary mission of the Computer Systems Technology program is to provide quality educational training designed to meet the current and future needs of the Computer Electronics Community.


The purpose of this program is to prepare students for employment or advanced training in a variety of occupations in the Computer Systems and Information Technology industry. This program focuses on broad, transferable skills and stresses understanding and demonstration of the following elements of the information technology industry; technical and product skills, underlying principles of technology, planning, management, finance,  labor issues, community issues and health, safety, and environmental issues. The course content includes, but is not limited to, communication, leadership skills, human relations and employability skills; and safe, efficient work practices.

Employment Opportunities:

Other industries that employ these specialists are banks, government agencies, insurance companies, and educational institutions.

Career Opportunities:

  • Computer Support Specialist
  • Computer Network Technician
  • Computer Systems Technician
  • Computer Networking Specialist
  • Computer Security Technician
  • Network Support Specialist

Employment Outlook:

Employment of computer support specialists is projected to grow 9% from 2020 to 2030.


The average wage for this career in Florida is $31.75 hourly or $66,030 annually.

Completion Requirements:

The entire program is 900 hours. Students can earn a certificate at the completion of the following Occupational Completion Points (OCPs):

OCP AComputer Systems Technician300 Hours
OCP BComputer Network Technician150 Hours
OCP CComputer Network Specialist150 Hours
OCP DComputer Security Technician300 Hours
Total Hours: 900

Location & Course’s Schedule:

Computer Systems & Info Technology – CCNA Certificate is available at the following school (s):

Lindsey Hopkins Technical CollegeMonday - Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Robert Morgan Educational Center & Technical CollegeMonday - Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 1:15 p.m.

Contact Information at the Location:

Additional information can be provided by student services:

Lindsey Hopkins Technical College
(305) 324-6070
Patricia Estiverne
Sandra Hawkins
Jacques Lucien
Rose Jasmin
Ext. 7089
Ext. 7129
Ext. 7039
Robert Morgan Educational Center & Technical College
(305) 253-9920
Mirtha Silverang
Maria Ruiz
Kathy Pearson
Irene Montoto
Ext. 2145
Ext. 2147
Ext. 2159
Ext. 2150



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