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Workforce Development

Developing the Next Generation of IT Professionals

The NERDiT Academy is here to empower you to succeed in today’s economy. Our training program provides both theoretical and hands-on training for all our apprentices and pre-apprentices. In this growth-oriented environment, you will learn practical skills that will equip you for a number of good paying jobs in the technical field.
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NERDiT Training Timeline

ApplyStart of Quarter

Applications Open for Pre-Apprenticeship

Applications Open for Pre-Apprenticeship
  • No one is turned away for academic credentials
  • Pre-apprenticeship (no prior experience, just motivation)
  • Cohorts are going to launch every quarter (a month before, applications open, apply, accepted)
Pre-Apprenticeship12 Weeks

Pre-Apprenticeship Program

Pre-Apprenticeship Program
  • Test, configure, use, break, and repair all types of equipment as part of training
  • Resume building, interview training, and LinkedIn support
  • Certification for CompTIA IT Fundamentals, CompTIA A+, and AWS Cloud Practitioner
  • $100/week stipend
  • Cohorts launch every quarter
    Training lasts for 12 weeks, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Apprenticeship52 Weeks

Apprenticeship Work

Apprenticeship Work
  • On-the-job training while servicing real customers and solving various IT problems
  • CompTIA Network+ certification, along with Microsoft and Apple certifications
  • Opportunity to get up to three more NCASs in addition to NET+
  • $15/hour, with an opportunity to earn up to $18/hour based on additional certifications earned
    Training lasts for a full year (52 weeks), 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, with
    lunch breaks.
GraduationAfter 1 Year

Graduation & Opportunities

Graduation & Opportunities
  • Qualified for an IT job but there’s a guaranteed job at NERDiT
  • 18-20 dollar an hour wage guaranteed

Post-Graduate Opportunities

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Making Better Futures

Our graduates leave with the skills needed for the next generation of jobs.

Post-Workplace Jobs
90%
Net+ Certification
70%
Additional Certification
80%
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