Launch Your Career in Networking

Prepare for an exciting career in networking with our short term Career Education Academy!

The Networking Academy at West Hills College Lemoore prepares students for
the industry recognized CompTIA Network+ certification exam and validates the
knowledge and skills of networking professionals. The Network+ certification
exam is an international, vendor-neutral certification that recognizes a technician’s
ability to describe the features and functions of networking components and to install, configure and troubleshoot basic networking hardware, protocols, and services.

In this short-term academy, you'll learn:

  • Configure networking on systems and workstations
  • Understand and setup TCP/IP networks and subnets
  • Maintain physical and wireless network connections and equipment

Fall classes begin August 13! Register today! 

Semester 1 (18 weeks):  
CIS-5A (9 weeks) - Information & Communication Technology Essentials
Monday & Wednesday, August - October

4 units 
CIS-5B (9 weeks) - Computer Network & Fundamentals
Monday & Wednesday, October - December
3 units 
CIS-42 (9 weeks) - System Design & Analysis
[Online], October - December
3 units 
Semester 2 (18 weeks):
CIS-5C (9 weeks) - Routing & Switching Essentials
Monday & Wednesday, January - March
3 units 
CIS-5D (9 weeks) - System & Network Administration
Monday & Wednesday, March - May
3 units 
WE-15XX or CIS-15XX (18 weeks) - Cooperative Work Experience Education
January - May
1- 3 units 


David Rengh
Instructional Faculty
West Hills College Lemoore
Bobby Bossarte
Adjunct Instructor-CIS
555 College Ave.
Lemoore, CA 93245