Our SteppingStone & VALOR initiatives were created to help facilitate and accelerate
recovery – while helping those in need along the way. In this section of our site,
individuals can find information on how to take advantage of free and reduced-cost
training opportunities that will help get individual careers, and our economy, back
Ready to Jumpstart Your IT Career? Get Certified!
Information Technology is one of the fastest growing fields in the U.S. workforce.
The demand for IT workers is on the rise, while median wages for IT job roles are
nearly twice the national average of $40,690.* Eight in 10 HR executives say it’s
difficult to find a candidate with the right skills to fill their job openings.
Vendor certifications simplify the hiring process by providing proof of baseline
knowledge and the skill sets needed for IT jobs. Certifications that map to specific
job roles are important so that a job candidate has the ability to immediately become
a valuable contributor to the workplace. Eighty-six percent of hiring managers said
IT certifications were a high or medium priority during the candidate evaluation
Our SteppingStone & VALOR Programs Can Help!
Register with us now
to find out how you can qualify for discounted training and certification through
our SteppingStone & VALOR programs.