PC Hardware and Networking
India’s IT hardware market stood at Rs. 488 Crores in 2013-14 up by 37% from the year before. PC sales in 2013-14 were around 1.1 Crore units and more than double digit growth is expected in tablet PCs and Notebooks in the next few years. The increased used of computer, laptops and note books amongst both private as well as government organizations has expanded the scope of hardware and networking professionals.
This course shall equip the successful trainees with the requisite knowledge and skills to undertake computer hardware maintenance and networking. On completion of the course, the successful trainees shall be proficient with understanding the utility of different hardware components, undertaking different techniques to troubleshoot the PC problems using preventive measures as well as repairing, installing and configuring network services, routers and switches.
Desirable Personal Traits:
· Proficiency with equipment handling skills
· Problem solving and analytical skills
· Ability to handle pressure situations
Job Prospects: PC Hardware and Networking Technician, Network Engineer, Computer Hardware and Network Engineer, IT Consultant
150 hours of internship integrated with practical will be given to students at various BSNL units
Assessment and Certification:
Continuous assessment as well as final assessment will be carried out by BSNL. Certificate will be issued by Government of Kerala and BSNL, to successful trainees.
· Students enrolled in Plus One in science stream / Students enrolled in 1st year of Bachelor’s Degree course in science subjects (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics)
Students who have successfully completed ‘Aptitude Test’ and ‘Personal Interview’.