Prepare for a Vendor Certification Exam with the IC3 Certification Program

With an Internet and Computing Core certification, gain computing knowledge to begin or advance in the workforce.

Blue Ridge CTC’s IC3 certification program provides students with industry-focused hands-on training on the latest computer techniques and skills required to qualify for the IC3 certification exam.

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Why Enroll in the IC3 Certification Program

Through the IC3 certification program, learn basic computer skills and enhance internet knowledge in approximately 5 months.

    • Prepare to potentially sit for a targeted certification exam to validate internet and computer knowledge and skills to a potential or current employer.
    • Establish a career in IT infrastructure with the IC3 Certification.
    • Get an edge in the workforce. 
    • Learn computing skills to prepare for real-world work scenarios.


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Stay Ahead of the Competition With an IC3 Certification

Enhance your current computer and internet skills through our IC3 certification program.

In this program, students receive knowledge and application of computers and technology of today.

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What Will You Learn - Curriculum Overview

With the IC3 certification program, gain academic and practical training on computer concepts and techniques centered on industry-level certification exams.
The curriculum involves how personal computers work, software essentials, hardware components, operating systems, and the most popular productivity applications including word processing, spreadsheet, database, and presentation software. The program allows students to:

    • Learn the fundamentals of computing and the internet.
    • Gain knowledge on Internet and e-mail essentials, file management and digital electronics.
    • Learn to use different computer applications used in today’s tech-driven workforce.
    • Receive hands-on training to prepare for the IC3 certification exam.

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With this time-saving and cost-effective IC3 certification program, students get started on a path to a promising career in the IT industry by learning industry-specific skills from highly trained and credentialed faculty.
The comprehensive curriculum of the IC3 internet and computing core certification covers how personal computers work, software essentials, hardware components, operating systems and the most popular productivity applications including word processing, spreadsheet, database, and presentation software.


Note: All salary projections are based on the current position and educational needs. BRCTC cannot guarantee that job titles or the projections given will be the salaries students or graduates will ultimately receive. Two year completion is approximate and based on full-time enrollment. Student testimonials, income statements, and examples on the College website are the results of real students. These testimonials are not intended to guarantee that anyone will achieve the same or similar results. Each individual’s success depends on his or her desire, commitment, dedication, and motivation to pursue academic and workforce opportunities. Testimonials are not intended to create a contract between a student and the College.

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