Leading the Future for the Connected World
Palmetto Goodwill is offering a 130-hour training in the high-demand field of fiber optics cable installation program funded by Google. This Building Industry Consulting Service International (BICSI) IN101: BICSI ICT Installer 1 training program is offered at no charge to qualified applicants. The program equips program participants with entry level knowledge and skills to install information and communications technology (ICT) systems. The certificate validates basic knowledge in the proper and most current methods of installing ICT related cabling within the confines of a commercial building structure. Skillsets include but are not limited to pulling cable, terminating, and testing copper and coaxial cable. An average entry-level wage in this field is $22/hr.
Successful completers will receive at no charge:
- Hands-on training in fiber optic cable installation
- Job searching, resume writing, and interview preparation training
- BICSI Installer 1 (INST1) certificate
- OSHA 10 Certification
- Gas cards
- Training equipment and course materials
- Work tools for entry level employment
- Industry-specific publications
- Resources to ongoing professional development opportunities
- Introductions to local employers hiring now
Limited enrollment. Little or no experience is needed to attend this class. Must be at least 18 years, have a HS diploma or GED and a valid driver’s license.
All classes are in-person at 2150 Eagle View Drive in North Charleston, Monday to Friday, 8AM to 5PM.
The BICSI training and employment opportunities are contingent upon the successful completion of a background check and drug screening process.
Palmetto Goodwill provides equal training and employment opportunities and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.