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Sacramento Stride Center to offer IT computer classes in January

Sacramento Stride Center is offering IT training to low-income job seekers starting in January. The center, affiliated with Highlands Community Charter School for adults at 1333 Grand Ave., will host an A+ Certification course starting Jan. 20.

Students in the 22-week course learn to prepare for the A+ CompTIA certification exam, a pathway to information technology careers including desktop support, computer repair, call center staffing and other positions. Students must have a high school diploma or its equivalent and be prepared for rigorous study.

Based in Oakland, the Stride Center is designed to help low-income individuals gain training for technology careers. For more information or to apply, call (877) 285-0489, ext. 126 or visit

Call The Bee’s Darrell Smith, (916) 321-1040.