California

NPower offers FREE tech training and job placement support to young adults, military veterans and their spouses.  We have programs in two locations in the East and South Bay Areas right at the center of the exciting West Coast tech scene. NPower California is poised to make a real impact in the community. 

Develop the Tech Skills You Need

NPower is committed to building brighter futures for military veterans and their spouses by providing access and opportunity to tech skills to help them achieve their potential.  

NPower's Tech Fundamentals program provides FREE technology and professional skills training. We offer mentoring from business leaders, paid internships and career development workshops at leading corporations and nonprofits, industry-recognized certifications as well as employment and alumni services.

For those with prior tech experience and seeking more advanced certifications, we offer the Enterprise Service Management training program. This program helps you earn your Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) and Splunk Certification in only eight weeks.

Visualize a Career in Technology

Most NPower graduates are employed at industry-leading companies and institutions like Robert Half, Stanford University, Lawrence Berkeley Labs, and a growing list of others.

Our results* speak for themselves:

  • 80% of students who enroll complete the program
  • 80% of NPower students get jobs or continue their education after graduation
  • Our graduates earn 52% higher salaries post-program than they were making if employed before
* Based on national average of NPower program results

TECH FUNDAMENTALS
South Bay


This is a 21-week intensive IT training program that includes:


  • 14-weeks of in-class instruction
  • 7+ weeks paid internship
  • Mentoring from senior level IT professionals
  • Career development workshops
  • Opportunity to earn industry recognized CompTIA A+ certification
  • Post graduation job placement services
  • Access to an elite and supportive alumni network

Eligibility Requirements

  • Must be a military veteran or a military spouse
  • Active duty or honorably or under honorably discharged
  • We generally consider applicants with an income that falls within 200% of the federal poverty level

Graduates are required to successfully complete all course work, including a minimum of seven week internship.

Interested in Enrolling?

The Tech Fundamentals program hosts two class cycles per year, beginning in January and July. Classes are held from 9:00am to 1:00pm and 2:00pm to 6:00pm.   

To apply to the next Tech Fundamentals program, please click the button below and complete a brief Interest form. This form should take approximately 10 minutes to complete. Once submitted, our team will review your information and follow up with you directly. If you are a fit for the program, you will be asked to complete a full online application which builds on the information provided in your Interest Form.

If you have any outstanding questions, contact Admissionssanfran@npower.org
To learn more, please contact Jeanine Cowan at Jeanine.Cowan@npower.org.



ENTERPRISE SERVICE MANAGEMENT
East Bay


Our Enterprise Service Management program is a 8-week intensive IT training program that includes:

  • In class instruction supported by NPower's Online Learning Management System
  • Opportunity to earn industry recognized, in-demand certifications (ITIL, Splunk)*
  • ServiceNow Training
  • Soft skills coaching
  • Post-graduation job placement services
  • Access to an elite and supportive alumni network

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Technology experience or technology-related college courses
  • Young adult 18-29 years of age, military veteran, or military spouse
  • We generally consider applicants with an income that falls within 200% of the federal poverty level

Ready to Enroll?

The Enterprise Service Management program hosts three class cycles per year, beginning in February, June and October.  We are always accepting applications so apply now or tell a friend about this exciting FREE opportunity. 

To apply please click the button below and complete a brief Interest form. This form should take approximately 10 minutes to complete. Once submitted, our team will review your information and follow up with you directly. If you are a fit for the program, you will be asked to complete a full online application which builds on the information provided in your Interest Form.

If you have any outstanding questions, contact Admissionsalameda@npower.org
To learn more, please contact Pedro Remotti at Pedro.Remotti@npower.org



*In partnership with
 

Fund II Foundation grant enables us to offer this program to young adults 18-29 years of age. 


This program is made possible in part by a grant from the Bob Woodruff Foundation, which is dedicated to ensuring that impacted service members, veterans, and their families make a successful transition.

Find out more about the benefits of a corporate partnership. 

NPower California
405 S. 10th Street
San Jose, CA 95112

Phone: 408-495-5720
Email:
Dann.Bergman@npower.org