IT Support Specialist - Training Program
Start your career in IT support

Career training for a job in IT support

Offered at the San Jose, CA campus in the heart of Silicon Valley, this hands-on program will prepare students to perform the duties and responsibilities required by entry-level positions in the computing and IT fields. Students will learn about computer hardware and operating systems, troubleshooting and repairing various devices, and using a helpdesk ticketing system. Students will prepare to take the CompTIA A+ certification exam, which is the industry standard for establishing a career in IT.


What you’ll learn in the IT Support Specialist job training program:

  • Computer Foundations – Comp TIA A+ certification prep
  • Computer Hardware
  • Computer Maintenance & Repair
  • Mobile & Other Devices
  • Operations & Security
  • Internet & Fundamentals of Networking
  • Remedy IT Service Management

Say yes to CET IT Support Specialist!

Accelerated Evening Program?* yes!
Hands-on Training? yes!
Support Services? yes!
Job Placement Assistance? yes!
Training supplies and books included in tuition?** yes!

*Average program length 18 weeks based on program/class schedule.
** Subject to change without notice.


FAQ about the IT Support Specialist program:

Where are the classes?
CET offers this program at the main campus in  San Jose, CA.
How long is the program?
The program is 630 hours .
What is the schedule?
Training is Monday through Friday from 4:00 pm to 9:30 pm.
How much does it cost?
See average tuition costs using the net price calculator on the Tuition Page.
What kind of additional certifications or licenses will I be prepared for?
Students in this program will be prepared for CompTIA A+ Certification.
What types of jobs will I be qualified for after I graduate?
When you’re trained for IT support, you’re qualified for a variety of jobs.  You can learn more about jobs and pay in your area by checking out the links below*: *Job Outlook and Salary data provided by
How do I Apply? When does the next class start?
CET has open enrollment.  Applying to CET is easy. Prepare what you need from this list on the Admissions page, or better yet – Sign up for a Tour and talk to an advisor in person.

*Sources are listed to provide additional information on related jobs, specialties, and/or industry. Links to non-CET sites are provided for your convenience and do not constitute an endorsement.