Network Infrastructure & IT Certifications 

The STCC Workforce Development team offers an extensive array of career programs as well as many continuing education programs for IT professionals. These courses are available as open enrollment programs or can be configured and scheduled as a contract program for your organization.

For more Information, please call the Workforce Development Office (413) 755-4225 or email

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Short OS & Networking  Programs

ZCMP-427 Introduction to Local Area Networks (LANs) (8 hours)
Fee: $169

ZCMP-536 TCP/IP Networking Essentials (8 hours)
Fee: $169
October 26 & 28th, 5:00pm - 9:00pm

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ZAPL-007 PC/Network Technician Certification Program - (164 hours)
CompTIA A+, Microsoft MTA and CWTS Wireless Certifications
Next Program Begins September 14th
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Fee: $3,175

ZNET-030 Master PC\Network Helpdesk Technician Certification (356 hours) Afternoon/Evening Program
CompTIA A+, Microsoft MTA OS Fundamentals, CWTS, Network+ Certification
& Microsoft Office Word & Excel Core Certification
Fee: $5,125 which includes all materials and one set of exam vouchers

Program runs 20 hours a week  (Next Program begins February 2016)
Monday & Wednesdays 12:00pm - 9:00pm with 1 hour lunch

Either a 4-hour Friday afternoon  or Saturday morning class

ZNET-001 Essentials for CompTIA Network+ Certification (36 hours)
Fee: $799
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ZNET- 003 Essentials for Cisco CCENT Certification (40 hours)
Fee: $1,195

CWNP Wireless

ZNET-011 Essentials for CWTS (Certified Wireless Technology Specialist) Certification (24 hours)
Fee: $599
Next Program begins October 5th


ZMSC-036  Essentials for Microsoft Windows Server Admin Fundamentals - Exam 98-365 (32 hours)
Fee: $699 
Next Program begins in November 2015

Certified Fiber Optic Technician Course

ZTEC-120 Certified Fiber Optics Technician Course (CFOT) – (24 hours)
Fee: $700 (includes textbook, study materials, CD, exams and consumables) Includes 1-year membership to FOA
December 7-9, Monday-Wednesday, 8:00am – 5:00pm

ZTEC-122 :Certified Fiber Optics Splicing Specialist Course (CFOS/S) (16 Hours)
Fee: $675 ( includes textbook, CD, exams and FOA application fee)

ZTEC-123 Certified Fiber Optics Specialist in Testing & Maintenance (CFOS/T) - (16 Hours)
Fee: $675 (includes textbook, CD, exams, and FOA application fee)
December 10 & 11, Thursday & Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm

ZTEC-121 Certified Fiber Optic Specialist Outside Plant (CFOS/O) (16 Hours)
Fee: $775 (includes textbook, CD, exams and FOA application fee)
 December 12 & 13, Saturday & Sunday, 8:00am – 5:00pm


Web-based Education Providers  


We offer a wide range of highly interactive courses that you can take entirely over the Internet. All of our courses include expert instructors, many of whom are nationally known authors. Our online courses are affordable (typically less than $100), fast, convenient, and geared just for you.

Courses run for six weeks, and new sessions start monthly. These instructor-facilitated courses are engaging and highly interactive with a new lesson delivered each Wednesday and Friday. On average, students complete each lesson in two hours or less, or just 20-24 hours of instruction time.


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STCC Workforce Development 
Web-based Courses

We offer a wide range of courses that you take entirely over the Internet.  These programs range from short courses (1-8 hours) to comprehensive programs.



Gatlin: Online Career Training Courses

Gatlin Education Services has partnered with STCC to offer over 40 Online career training and continuing education courses that are designed to provide the workforce skills necessary to acquire professional caliber positions for many in-demand occupations. GES offers over 60 online certificate programs in the Allied Health, Computer-Internet, Business, Technical and Construction industries.