Tech Fundamentals Program


The NPower Tech Fundamentals Program is a FREE, 23-week training program with virtual instruction. Classes are held twice per year.

Next class: August 16, 2021

Applications are considered on a rolling basis

Who We Are

NPower is a national non-profit organization working to create pathways to economic prosperity by launching digital careers for military veterans and young adults from underserved communities through free training programs, internship opportunities, social support, job placements and more. We currently operate in: New York, Texas, California, Maryland, New Jersey, Missouri, and Michigan.

What the Tech Fundamentals Program Offers

  • 16-week instructor-led virtual training
  • Opportunity for a paid internship or a project-based learning experience
  • Opportunity to earn industry-recognized CompTIA certifications and an IT Generalist Apprenticeship credential* 
  • Exposure to Microsoft, Cisco, AWS, and other leading technologies 
  • Mentoring from senior-level IT professionals
  • Employment readiness workshops
  • Job placement assistance with access to a wide range of top employers
  • A full range of ongoing social service and personal development support

*U.S. Department of Labor recognition; availability varies by region.

Jobs NPower Graduates Land

Desktop Analysts

Helpdesk Technicians

Junior Project Managers

AV Support

Program Eligibility

We are committed to serving those who need us the most. See if you qualify for our Tech Fundamentals program.

Young Adults

Military Veterans and Military Spouses

How It Works

At NPower, we believe that our work is not just about securing a job for our graduates, but to foster a lifetime of learning and earning. Here’s what to expect when you apply today.

Complete online application*

After a short pre-screening questionnaire, complete the full application and someone from our team will call or email you directly.

*Texas and Harlem Fall 2021 applications will include a voluntary consent form for an upcoming research study (or randomized control trial – RCT). Learn more here.

Attend a virtual info session

Attend a virtual open house and meet  the staff and recent graduates before you enroll. It’s a great way to get answers to any of your questions.

Participate in a virtual interview

Once you apply, you will be contacted by NPower staff as part of our selection process. We will notify you of the final decision date when you will hear from us.

Join the class—online

Once admitted, get ready to gain the technical skills and experience you will need to launch your IT career.

Get to Work

Upon graduation we will help you land a full-time job in technology as a first step toward your plan for a successful future.

*Texas and Harlem Fall 2021 applications will include a voluntary consent form for an upcoming research study (or randomized control trial – RCT). Learn more here.


Here’s What Our Students Have to Say

Start Your Tech Career Today

For more information about the program contact:

Brooklyn, NY
Harlem, NY
New Jersey

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