SoCal Tech Academy is a modern tech trade school in Glendora, California.
We enable and prepare future IT professionals to become computer programmers/developers, Cisco network engineers, and CompTIA technicians.
Our goal is to ensure that every one of our students has not just the technical skills, but also the necessary communication skills to flourish in any corporate or business environment.
We utilize small classroom sizes and 1-on-1 teaching styles so that you fully grasp and understand the technical principles and applications that we teach. We believe that everyone has the potential and right to obtain their goals and aspirations in the technical field of their choice.
Let us walk you through this new journey and be there for you every step of the way.
Cisco Certified, CCNA/CCNP Instructor with over 5 years within the power and utilities industry.
Head of Administration and handles student affairs. Also our Minority & Womens Outreach Coordinator to diversify our program.
Startup experience and B.S. in Computer Science with a passion for new software technologies.
Seasoned Corporate and Human Resources Manager with extensive experience in Database And Information Systems Technology and Management.
CompTIA A+ Certified with over 25 years of experience at nonprofits and with Citrus College.
Prepares students for future careers as network engineers by preparing them for the CCENT and CCNA certification exams.
Network principles such as the TCP/IP model, subnetting, layer 2 & 3 fundamentals, and routing protocols such as EIGRP will be all taught.
Hands on labs and one on one teaching within the classroom is what all students shall expect.
*No network experience required to take class
Prepares students to certify for the CompTIA Network+, which is a vendor neutral networking certification that is trusted around the world. It validates the essential knowledge and skills needed to confidently design, configure, manage and troubleshoot any wired and wireless networks. CompTIA Network+ certified individuals are in-demand worldwide.
An entry-level computer certification for PC computer service technicians. Prepares students to certify the competency of entry-level PC computer service professionals in installing, maintaining, customizing, and operating personal computers.
This course covers everything you need to start a career as a Junior iOS App Developer. You will learn object-oriented programming, data persistence, networking requests, and much more by building projects using the Swift programming language. At the end of the class, you will have a strong portfolio to present to potential employers and be ready for a new career.
Learn your way around computer software such as office 365 applications Excel, Word, and PowerPoint. This Program focuses on computer concepts, acquisition of keyboarding skills, and MS Windows. Through the use of practical applications and demonstrations, students will be proficient in the use of MS Software in any business environment.
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We offer technology classes including certification prep courses such as: CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+, and CCNA.
We offer 2 different types of computer programming courses that prepare you for a career in software development in web development or iOS Swift development.
The web development coding course is a 12 week bootcamp covering Web Development, Mobile Development, Backend + Frontend Development and Software Engineering.
Our certification courses in CCNA and CompTIA are also 12 week immersive programs that will prepare you for not only a certification, but a career in networking, IT, or hardware troubleshooting.
We offer an introductory 3-day bootcamp to give a taste of what coding is. If a student purchases the full 12 week course after this, the 3-day cost will be deducted from the full course price.
We offer 3 coding classes ranging in price from $199 to $7500.
We also offer scholarships to Military, Women, Minorities, and Entrepreneurs.
Please see our pricing page for pricing and scholarship information.
Class lengths are 5 hours daily for the 12 week coding bootcamp.
The 3 day intro bootcamp will consist of 8 hours days.
The 12 week bootcamp is Monday through Thursday. Beginning with instruction at 8am to 11am, a 1 hours lunch break, and lab from 12pm to 2pm.
A second section of the 12 week bootcamp will be available from 3pm to 9pm following the same pattern of 3 hours of instruction, 1 hours break, and 2 hours of lab.
The 3 day intro bootcamp will be an immersive experience for a full weekend. Friday, Saturday and Sunday 8am to 5pm.
Certain courses are offered online. These include the software development and ESL courses
After hours, instructors use Slack Messenger to answer questions and assist students nearly 24/7.
We offer seasonal specialty skills courses in React, React Native, D3.js, Python, and other various technologies and frameworks upon demand. Please email us with a request if interested.
We also offer exclusive tailored corporate training courses to further the education of your staff. Please inquire for your business needs.