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  • When hiring managers at Atomic Data interview candidates for vacant positions, the softer professional skills the candidates possess often are just as important as technical knowledge. That’s why Atomic Data has hired 9 graduates from IT-Ready — because they come to work already knowing the day-to-day expectations of a tech professional.
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Diversify Your Workforce with IT-Ready


By hiring IT-Ready graduates, not only are you making smart hiring decisions, but also diversifying your tech workforce. We train motivated people with an aptitude for technology from multiple underserved populations:




Long-Term Unemployed


Multiple Ethnic & Racial Groups


Individuals Without College Degrees





Graduates Are Ready to Work


Low Risk & Cost-Effective: Recruitment, screening, background checks, training and certification are all paid for by Creating IT Futures.


Certified: Graduates have proven technical capabilities, plus have free access to online training for additional certifications while on the job.


Ready for Entry-Level Tech Positions: Our Technical Support are prepared for call centers, help desks and desktop support roles in IT. Our QA graduates are prepared for software QA analyst and software testing roles.


Trained in Soft Skills: In addition to technical skills, our graduates undergo preparation in communication and other professional skills, so they are ready for your workplace.

What is IT-Ready?

IT-Ready assesses, trains, certifies and places adults in tech careers in 8 weeks.  We work with students one-on-one all the way through the program, from recruitment to employment, and then engage them in continuing education and alumni experiences.  IT-Ready launched in 2012 from Creating IT Futures, the tech workforce charity of CompTIA, the largest IT trade association worldwide.
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How Can Your Company Get Involved


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Hire a Graduate

Graduates are currently available in Charlotte, NC; Chicago; Phoenix; Portland, OR; San Antonio; San Diego; and the Twin Cities, with more available in Lancashire, UK, by the end of 2019.


Showcase your Company

In our mini job fair during graduations, participate in speed interviews to meet and tell graduates about your company.


Underwrite Student Tuition

All IT-Ready courses are underwritten by grants and financial donations, so that students can attend classes for free.

 IT-Ready Employer Network

Employers believe in IT-Ready students.

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