Computer Security and Network Technology, I-BEST

LWTech Accounting Assistant I-BEST programCertificate Information and Schedule

  • Certificate Length: 4 Quarters 
  • Credits: 63 
  • Start Dates: Fall Quarter (Evening)

The I-BEST IT Support Technician prepares technicians for work in a wide variety of computer-related industries with a strong emphasis on A+ Certification and Open Source Operating Systems. Upon successful completion of the I-BEST certificate, students will be prepared to continue their Computer Security and Network Technology education at the Associate's degree level. Earning the I-BEST IT Support Technician certificate, students can apply for entry-level jobs such as computer field service technicians, software technicians, computer operators, installers, troubleshooters, technical salespersons, help desk support, and network technicians.

Learn more about LWTech's Computer Security and Network Technology program

I-BEST IT Support Technician Course Sequence and Course Descriptions

Fall 2021 I-BEST CSNT Course Schedule

How Will These Courses Be Taught?

  • Face-to-Face and online: This course is a combination class: 1) a traditional classroom with an instructor and students in a college classroom and 2) an online class using Canvas to communicate with your teacher and other students. Face-to-face classes are located on campus at LWTech at 11605 132nd Avenue NE in Kirkland, WA. Students also learn using Canvas by opening recorded videos, handouts, and other materials. Students must attend all face-to-face class times and also complete all online assignments using Canvas.

Employment and Wages

What does a Computer Security and Network Technology career look like in the United States? 

The U.S. Department of Labor has occupational profiles for several careers in Computer Security and Network Technology including information about projected employment, typical wages, and career growth at CareerOneStop. Some careers include:

Current Job Openings in Washington

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