Watertown, CT–In a move to support the growing need for entry-level telecommunications technicians, Siemon has signed a Program Recognizer agreement with C-Tech Associates.
C-Tech is a New Jersey-based developer and manufacturer of training aids and curriculum for communications networking.
Siemon has reviewed C-Tech’s Communications Networking Programs for content and applicability to the marketplace and recognizes C-Tech’s certifications known as Network Cabling Specialist and Voice Communications Professional.
“Teaming with C-Tech is consistent with Siemon’s support of continuing education,” stated Siemon VP of global marketing, Bob Carlson. As a Program Recognizer, Siemon will provide ongoing support and will be promoting the hiring of C-Tech Certified Technicians to its national and global network of Certified Installers. Companies have been able to cut as much as three months off a new employee’s preparation cycle by hiring C-Tech certified technicians.
Since entering the educational/training market in 1995, C-Tech has established a network of over 300 Certified Training Facilities throughout the country, including vocational and comprehensive high schools, community colleges, labor unions, community and faith-based organizations, job corps centers and correctional institutions.
These training sites are equipped with the resources, knowledge and skills to provide entry-level job training. More than 27,000 individuals, averaging more than 3,000 certified technicians per year, possess the telecommunications skills and knowledge base to work as technicians, sales associates, customer service representatives or a number of other positions.
For more information on C-Tech, contact David Brady at [email protected]