Urban Tech Jobs Program

Urban League of Greater Pittsburgh

Technology Training Academy

Urban League of Greater Pittsburgh Technology Academy (ULGPTA), sponsored by Google and Comcast, provides a pathway for economic self-sufficiency via coursework in the technology arena. The courses offered by the ULGPTA have the following:

1.) Free Instructions

2.) Free Manuals

3.) Free exam

4.) Employment Placement in the designated disciplines.

The courses are 16 weeks of hybrid (virtual and in-person) evening classes to provide many segments of prospective students with an opportunity for economic advancement.

Course: Microsoft Azure Fundamentals

The technology path you embark on will provide you with superior Azure certification salary estimated by ZipRecruiter lies at $107,683 for Microsoft Azure Administrators which can go up to $163,000.

This course is suitable for IT personnel who are just beginning to work with Azure. This audience wants to learn about our offerings and get hands-on experience with the product. This course primarily uses the Azure portal and command line interface to create resources and does not require scripting skills. Students in this course will gain confidence to take other role-based courses and certifications, such as Azure Administrator. This course will also help prepare someone for the AZ-900 exam.

The course will encompass the following,

1.) 16 weeks.

2.) Class is offered once a week.

3.) Thursday…. 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm.

4.) All learning materials will be supplied.

5.) The Urban League provides the financial cost of the exam.

Orientation begins June 4, 2024

Course: AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner

The technology path you embark on will provide you with superior.

knowledge and a profitable career path.  The First class will start on Wednesday June 12, 2024, and the average annual pay for an Entry-level AWS Cloud Practitioner of $85,866 a year.

This path covers the four key areas that are covered by this certification including cloud concepts, security, and compliance, technology, and billing and pricing. The information and resources contained in this path will be vital in preparing to take the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner exam.

The course will encompass the following,

1.) 15 weeks.

2.) Class is offered Once a week.

3.) Tuesday…. 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm.

4.) All learning materials will be supplied.

5.) The Urban League provides the financial cost of the exam.

Classes begin June 12, 2024

Course: Cisco CCNA

The technology path you embark on will provide you with superior knowledge and a profitable career path. The CCNA certification empowers you to attain.

employment with a medium pay scale of $50,000 -$60,000 annually.

The course will comprise the following,

1.) 16 weeks.

2.) Class is offered Twice a week.

3.) Tuesday and Thursday…. 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm.

4.) All learning materials will be supplied.

5.) The Urban League provides the financial cost of the exam.

6.) Start date: June 11, 2024

Classes begin June 11, 2024

Course: CompTIA A+ Course

The Urban League of Greater Pittsburgh is happy to announce your acceptance into the

CompTIA A+ certification course. The technology path you embark on will provide you with

superior knowledge and a profitable career path. The CompTIA A+ certification empowers you

to attain employment with a medium pay scale of $40,000 -$50,000 annually.

CompTIA A+ is not just about PC repair. CompTIA A+ candidates are better prepared to troubleshoot and problem solve a wider variety of issues, ranging from networking and operating systems to mobile devices and security.

The course will encompass the following,

1.) 16 weeks.

2.) Class is offered once a week.

3.) Tuesday June11….. 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm.

4.) All learning materials will be supplied.

5.) The Urban League provides the financial cost of the exam.

6.) Start date: Tuesday June 11, 2024

Classes begin June 11, 2024

 

Course: Microsoft Office Specialist Course (MOS)

The Urban League of Greater Pittsburgh is happy to announce your acceptance into the

MOS certification course. The technology path you embark on will provide you with

superior knowledge and a profitable career path. The MOS certification empowers you

to attain employment with a medium pay scale of $40,000 -$50,000 annually.

The Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Associate Certification Training course will teach you how to use the Microsoft Office suite at an advanced level. You will build your expertise through hands-on exercises, in-depth course material, and supplemental video demonstrations. You will also prepare for the certification exams for Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. As you prepare for each exam, you will test your skills at regular intervals with quizzes and exams.

The course will encompass the following,

1.) 16 weeks.

2.) Class is offered once a week.

3.) Monday….. 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm.

4.) All learning materials will be supplied.

5.) The Urban League provides the financial cost of the exam.

Course: Entrepreneurship and Business Plan

The Urban League of Greater Pittsburgh is happy to announce your acceptance into the

Entrepreneurship and Business Plan course. The technology path you embark on will provide you with superior knowledge and a profitable career path. The Business Plan empowers you with unlimited economic potential with generational prosperity

The course will encompass the following,

1.) 12 weeks.

2.) Class is offered once a week.

3.) Monday..….. 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm.

4.) All learning materials will be supplied.

5.) The Urban League provides the financial cost of the exam.

6.) Start date: July 8, 2024

Classes begin July 8, 2024

 

Register here for the course.

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This certificate training program is valued at $3,000- $5,000 and is offered at zero cost to the student due to generous funding from Comcast and Google.