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Your Local Orange County Team Member - Eddie Gonzalez

That is the first selfie I've ever taken. We've come a long way in technology from when I was my kids' age. I remember one of my first jobs was for the City of Anaheim through the Junior Training Partnership Act (JTPA). One summer in high school I worked at City Hall for the Fire Authority, and the next summer I worked for the Housing Department for City of Anaheim. This was not only my first exposure to working in government, but it also got me really interested in working with computers. (Of course I was introduced to computers in elementary, but this was something beyond playing Oregon Trail!)

After high school, I had a few setbacks, but I got back on track when I attended a learning center, similar to New Horizons. I paid my own money to learn Microsoft Office, Windows NT, Netware, A+. I then set out to start my career as an IT professional.

In the Community: Lisa Porter and Jahna Hall Volunteer Together at Habitat for Humanity

Lisa Porter and Jahna Hall, from our Gardena center, recently volunteered at their local Habitat for Humanity ReStore in Torrance.  They were so excited!  Click to read more.

Exclusive Access to the 2018 State of IT Training Report

How effective is your IT training strategy? Preparing IT staff to defend against modern threats and implement new cloud-based technologies requires ongoing education. But what are the most effective training methods? Which technologies should you invest in? And how do you stack up against your peers?

Trump Signs Career Education Technical Education Perkins Bill

President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed the Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act. The legislation is a reauthorization of the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act, a $1.2 billion program last overhauled by Congress in 2006. The new law allows states to set their own goals for career and technical education programs without the education secretary’s approval, requires them to make progress toward those goals, and makes other changes to federal CTE law.

Choosing the Right Course to Start My Training

With so many options to choose from within one product, find the right training for your future needs.  These are the most common questions when choosing the appropriate course.

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