Network Communications Technology students become skilled in finding and fixing problems for large companies and individual computer owners. They learn to link computers in a business to one another and how to troubleshoot to repair computer networks. Students learn to use components, which allow the transfer of information on the network.
Program of Study
Junior Year Courses
A+ Certification & Networking Fundamentals
Senior Year Courses
Cisco Routing and Switching
Academic requirements are usually taken at the student's home school.
- CompTIA A+
- Cisco Systems
Upon meeting specific criteria, students have the opportunity to earn various types of college credit for career technical courses taken at Lorain County JVS. Students also have the opportunity to participate in Ohio's College Credit Plus program. College credit opportunities vary by program and are subject to change.
Students are encouraged to become involved with the career-technical student organizations related to their programs, such as BPA and SkillsUSA. These organizations help develop leadership skills, cooperation, social interactions, and good citizenship. All members have opportunities to participate in regional, state, and national competitions to showcase their skills and earn college scholarships. Students who excel academically and have a commitment to community service may become a member of the National-Technical Honor Society.
Strong partnerships between the JVS and business and industry help students gain work experience through work-based learning experiences, the JVS Summer Internship Program, and senior early job placement. The JVS is committed to helping successful graduates find employment in their career field. A detailed explanation of the student eligibility requirements for these experiences is included in the student handbook.
The JVS maintains an online job board to help connect students and alumni to local employment opportunities. The JVS website also hosts links to online resources for labor market data, as well as statewide and national career information.
Mr. Tim Reeves
|Job Title:||Network Communications Technology I & II Instructor|
|Phone:||(440) 774-1051 x22261|
|Email:||Click here to send a message|
- A+ Networking
- Assemble Computer Cables, and Configure Routers and Switches
- CISCO Networking Academy
- Computer Hardware
- Computer Software
- Install Local Area Networks(LAN's)
- Network Securitty
- Routing and Switching
- Computer Repair Technician
- Network Technician
- Personal Computer (PC) Support Specialist
- Security Specialist
With Additional Training
- Local Area Network (LAN) Administrator
- Network Administrator
- Network Engineer
- Network Systems Analyst