ApprentiTN is a technology apprenticeship program created by the Nashville Technology Council. It is open to all persons, but actively recruits military Veterans and spouses. ApprentiTN uses an on-line assessment tool to vet potential applicants. The link to the assessment is on the ApprentiTN. Visit ApperntiTN here to learn more.
Google IT Support Professional Certificate
Google offers an on-line training program that leverages the Coursera online learning platform; this program prepares individuals for entry level roles in IT support. Goodwill Industries of Middle Tennessee has partnered with Google and Coursera to provide this course for free (subject to certain qualifications). You can also take the course independently of Goodwill at your own cost. Goodwill also offers free Microsoft Office Specialist certification classes.
Vets Who Code is a non-profit dedicated to filling the nations technical skills gap with America’s best. We achieve this by using technology to connect and train veterans remotely in web development in order to close the digital talent gap and ease career transition for military veterans and to give military spouses skills to provide stability as they move to support their families. We believe that those who serve in uniform can be the digital economy’s most productive and innovative . Vets Who Code prepares them to enter the civilian work force with tangible skills for new careers.