Start a career in the broadband industry with Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College's (WITC) unique -in- Wisconsin Broadband Academy. Learn the fundamentals of broadband services and how broadband networks operate with the different technologies.
Completion of this Academy will improve quality of products and customer service skills.
Advance Your Career
The Broadband Academy is offered fully online at a time and place most convenient for you and your employees. Whether entry-level or senior personnel, this three-level training program will provide professional development and cross training for employees with the most up-to-date technical content.
- Instructor led training with flexible, online courses to eliminate travel time and reduce expenses
- Courses seamlessly transfer into WITC’s broadband technologies technical diploma
- Improves retention of valuable employees
The Academy is developed into three levels that you can take at your own pace. Students of the Academy can opt to complete 1, 2 or all 3 levels with the flexibility to test out of levels.
Courses in the Broadband Academy will seamlessly transfer into WITC’s broadband technologies technical diploma so graduates can continue their education.
|Broadband Customer Service Specialist (Broadband Services Level 1)||8 weeks|
|Broadband Telco Service 101||1 credit|
|Broadband Television Service 101||1 credit|
|Broadband Fiber Service 101||1 credit|
|Broadband Internet Services 101||1 credit|
|Applied Communications 1||2 credits|
|Total credits:||6 credits|
|Level 1 Course Descriptions Download|
|Broadband Installer (Broadband Services Level 2)||16 weeks|
|Broadband Fiber Service 201||3 credits|
|Broadband Cable Installation 201||3 credits|
|Broadband Safety||1 credit|
|IT Essentials||2 credits|
|Broadband Termination and Testing 201||3 credits|
|Broadband Network 201||3 credits|
|Total credits:||15 credits|
|Level 2 Course Descriptions Download|
|Broadband Services Level 3||16 weeks|
|Information Security||3 credits|
|Fiber Optics Outside Plan 301||2 credits|
|Networking Professional Certificate|
|The Networking Professional certificate is designed to give information technology professionals a path to complete industry certification while advancing their skills. Students should have experience in information technology or broadband technologies.|
|Total credits:||20 credits|
|Level 3 Course Descriptions Download|
Learn more about how to gain credit for skills and knowledge previously acquired with Credit for Prior Learning.
Download a complete Broadband Academy Course Schedule with current and upcoming courses.
|$143/credit plus fees for Wisconsin residents|
|This IMPACT (Interfacing Manufacturing Process and Connecting Technologies) program is 100% funded with an H-1B TechHire Partnership $5 million grant awarded by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Employment and Training Administration.|
| This program is an equal opportunity program and auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. (Contact 1.800.243.9482 TTY 711 for program information.)
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