Begin Your Exciting New Career In the IT Support Specialist Program

The IT Support Specialist program will prepare individuals for a career as an entry-level information technology professional. Students will build on user-level knowledge and experience with personal computer software and hardware to learn fundamental skills and concepts that will be used on the job. Students will acquire the essential skills and information needed to install, configure, optimize, troubleshoot, repair, upgrade, and perform preventive maintenance on PCs, digital services, and operating systems. The program will lead to preparation to become a CompTIA A+ Certified Professional.

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Why IT Support Specialist at Unitech?

Not only will Unitech Training Academy teach you the necessary skills students need to be prepared for a career in IT Support Specialist, there is also ample support along the way to prepare you for what to expect beyond school and into the working world. From practice certification exams to resume building and interview simulations, you won’t only leave with job skills but career skills as well.

What makes IT Support Specialist a great career for me?

If you enjoy working with computers, problem solving, and working with your hands to build and maintain computers and operating systems, then the IT support specialist program is great for you.

What sort of places can I work?

Because the program will teach students the essential skills and information needed to install, configure, optimize, troubleshoot, repair, upgrade, and perform preventative maintenance, you can expect to have a wide range of job opportunities as almost all businesses rely on computers and digital services for their workflow and are in need of educated individuals to keep their systems running properly. The program will also lead to preparation to become a CompTIA A+ Certified Professional.

Where is the program offered?

This program is offered 100% online to Louisiana and Mississippi residents who meet enrollment requirements.

What are some of the specific things you learn in the program?

At Unitech, our students learn to perform many of the following as they go through the program:

• Computer anatomy and hardware

• Installing and configuring networks

• Components and features of laptops and mobile devices (tablets, phones, etc.)

• Software troubleshooting and operation

• Communication techniques and professionalism


What Our Students Say



“At Unitech Training Academy, I have gained a new family. We work together and help motivate each other.”


– Kimberly Travis Burks


Why Unitech?

We think it’s fantastic that you are considering a new career in the allied health profession!

We also realize becoming a student at Unitech Training Academy is not your only way of getting there. That is why we want to highlight what sets our institution apart from the others. To begin our classes start every Monday. This means you never have to wait for your future to begin!

Our experienced instructors have a minimum of four years working in their respective fields with the majority having a substantial bit more. Each program is required to have a field trip and/or a guest speaker every month. This is to ensure that each student gets a real depiction of what their work life will be like after training at Unitech. This is coupled with our continuous hands-on training in the labs students visit every day. Unitech Training Academy offers and supplies the funds for every student to obtain two certifications. In addition, we provide dedicated exam prep classes to assure passing grades. Our administration and instructors are provided with quarterly training to ensure they are always kept up to date with new information, learning, techniques, and communication skills.

We not only strive to provide an excellent education but to support our students in any way possible!

Unitech Training Academy’s Lafayette Campus is a Pearson VUE Testing site.

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