Youth Technical Training

Youth courses are designed to give kids the a firm grasp of computer technology and its use in academic and real-world scenarios. Students will leave the course with a deeper understanding of the technology they interact with on a daily basis. They will also gain a level of expertise that will enable them to excel in the classroom as well and open up doors to internship/employment opportunities .

[ STE(A)M Training ]  
Courses designed to introduce Science, Technology, Engineering and Math concepts while 
incorporating the  arts.
 

Lego Robotics 

In this course students gain pre-engineering and coding skills while having fun with Legos. Using the Lego Boost platform students are able to build awesome Lego creations and then bring them to life by coding them using MIT's SCRATCH programming language. 

Audio Engineering w/ Audacity 
 
This course introduces students to the free, open source, digital recording software Audacity. Students learn the fundamentals for the recording arts and how to setup\manage audio equipment while also exploring their passions for music and spoken word. 
Drone Piloting  
 

Students in this program learn the fundamentals of flying aerial drones from FAA licensed drone pilots. This new field of STEM introduces students to aeronautical concepts while letting them experience thrill of flying.

Graphic Design w/ Gimp
 
In this course we introduce students to GIMP, a free alternative to Photoshop. Students will learn how to edit photos, make logos and create their own digital art.
Web Design Fundamentals 
 
Students gain the skills necessary to build responsive web pages using HTML and CSS web programming languages. They will also explore different technologies, such as Dreamweaver, that make web design faster and more efficient.
[ IT Fundamentals ]  
Courses designed to build foundational skills 
 

Coding from Scratch 

In this coding adventure, novice programmers create fun animated stories and games while learning essential programming concepts with the Scratch. Using sprites and blocks, this drag-and-drop platform developed by MIT sets a foundation of computational thinking—an essential skill in today’s tech-driven world—by using bright visuals and engaging design.

PC Hardware Fundamentals
In this course students will acquire the essential skills and information needed to install, upgrade, repair, configure, troubleshoot, optimize and perform preventative maintenance of basic personal computer hardware and operating systems. These essential skills form the foundation for higher level technical training and entry-level IT jobs. The course includes hands-on labs that provide practical experience in PC repair, home networking and mobile device maintenance.
Introduction to Windows Operating Systems 
 
In this course young information scientist will explore several versions of the popular operating system with a focus on installation, configuration, maintenance and troubleshooting. The curriculum is closely tied to the Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) exams for Windows 7, 8.1 and 10 and will serve as a solid foundation for students wishing to continue their studies in pursuit of these Microsoft certifications.
Microsoft Office Suite 2016/Office 365 (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) 
 
The Office Suite 2016/ Office 365 course provides essential, foundational skill for working with three industry standard business appliations. Learn beginning to advanced features of Microsoft Word, including time-saving tips to make you more productive. Learn the powerful features of Excel including in-cell charts, spark lines, pivot tables, data manipulation. Learn to create presentations with flare using PowerPoint, the de facto standard for presentation software. 
Cyber Security 101
 
In this course future cyber defenders will gain an understanding of common threats faced today in cyberspace. Students will learn the principles and practices of computer system security including operating system security, network security, software security and web security. Topics will include common attack techniques, network access control, basic cryptography and network intrusion detection.
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