Today, we’re highlighting three student IT certification success stories from those who came to LeaderQuest, conquered their IT training classes, and started their IT careers.
This is the story of how Peter Quinones was able to land a job in cyber security that made him $50,000 more a year from where he started with LeaderQuest.
When Raziel Toro left the Air Force, he wanted a way into the IT world. With IT certifications, he got a job as a Systems Analyst and makes $15,000 more a year.
Christopher Jaskoski is a recent graduate of LeaderQuest and we couldn’t be more proud of his amazing success in the IT field. Chris served in the Army for eight years as a combat engineer stationed at Ft Lewis and Ft Carson. He was deployed to Iraq in 2010, Afghanistan in 2012, and Kuwait in 2015. […]
In the Fall of 2016, Marcus was on a plane flying back from Germany and trying to get all his ducks in a row to finish his cyber security training. Marcus was serving in the military, where he was doing network analysis. His goal was to finish his bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, and then […]
Sometimes, it can be difficult to get a foothold in the industry you want even if you have the right experience. This is especially true for immigrants, who face unique challenges when they look for work. Certification can help to legitimize the experience that you already have, vastly increasing your chances of getting an interview […]
When your company or branch goes under, it can feel like a deathblow. Where do you go next? How do you move up in your career now that your old place of employment is gone? LeaderQuest can help you get the training you need to find and thrive and advance in a new position in the IT industry.
Eric was working as a Systems Admin when he got laid off. Struggling to make ends meet, he took a job transporting cards from repo to auction. Eric knew he wanted to continue his career in IT but he needed to add education and certification to his resume. Read to find out about Eric’s path to success and how LeaderQuest’s IT programs can help you quickly get hired in an IT role.
After receiving a dreaded layoff notice, Richard went to his local workforce center and began his IT career journey. Read his story to find out how LeaderQuest helped him attain in-demand skills and get a new, great-paying IT job fast!
From March of 1991 to March of 2012, Matthew Rardon worked his way up the military ladder, starting his military career in the United States Air Force as an Airman Basic and retiring as a Major. Follow Matt’s story about his transition from the military to a rewarding civilian IT career!