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Sector-Recognized Certification and Training2018-11-05T10:42:14+00:00

Information & Communication Technology : Sector-Recognized Certification and Training

The SHSM in Information and Communications Technology requires students to complete:

  • six (6) sector-recognized certifications and/or training courses,
  • of these six (6), three (3) are in areas that are compulsory,
  • the remaining three (3) are to be chosen from the list in the following chart.

These requirements are summarized in the chart below:

  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Level C – includes automated external defibrillation (AED)
  • Standard First Aid
  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) – generic (i.e., not site-specific) instruction
  • Advanced training in a technique (e.g., website design, coding, digital lighting, search engine optimization)
  • Basic electrical safety
  • CISCO networking
  • Computer hardware
  • Counterfeit detection
  • Customer service
  • Electronics – basic
  • Elevated work platforms
  • Ergonomics
  • Fall protection
  • Health and safety – basic
  • Innovation, creativity and entrepreneurship
  • Intellectual property
  • Interfacing equipment
  • Internet security
  • Ladder safety training
  • Leadership skills
  • Lighting and sound equipment maintenance
  • Lockout/tagging
  • Network cabling
  • Network configuration
  • Photography
  • Portfolio development
  • Project management
  • Recording equipment
  • Sector-specific software 1
  • Sector-specific software 2
  • Specialized skills training program/competition
  • Technical support
  • Working at Heights