TechHire Spring Break Bootcamp is Creating Awareness around Tech Careers for All Miami

MIAMI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–New Horizons South Florida, TechLaunch @Florida Vocational Institute and
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Miami join forces to increase the level of
awareness and skills in IT by giving Miami high school students the
opportunity to learn Coding, Networking, and practice in a Technology
Lab – funded by CareerSource South Florida and the TechHire.Miami
initiative. The program is free for all qualified students and designed
to serve low-income and minority youth.

The Tech Bootcamp is designed to expose students to different career
paths and opportunities in the tech industry. “It’s a tech world, and we
need to equip our youth with hands-on learning and educate them on how
technology is relevant to succeed in future jobs,” said Arnie Girnun
co-chair of TechHire.Miami and President of New Horizons South Florida
and TechLaunch @Florida Vocational Institute.

The skills in the field of Information Technology are quickly becoming
requirements for more and more careers, while demand for highly skilled
tech professionals is on the rise. Starting here in Miami, this
initiative will help students live up to their full potential, while
developing their digital skills and pointing the way to the
possibilities available.

About Florida Vocational Institute (FVI)

Florida Vocational Institute’s mission is to empower students through
education to start achieving their dream jobs in information technology
and healthcare in less than a year. FVI achieves this mission through a
passionate experienced team all focused on helping our clients achieve
success. FVI is the first IT Coding bootcamp in Florida that is approved
by the US Department of Education for Federal Financial Aid. For more
information please visit www.fvi.edu.

About New Horizons South Florida

Established in 1997, New Horizons South Florida is the leading provider
of IT, Desktop Applications, Project Management and Business Skills
training courses for businesses and individuals with locations in Miami,
Plantation, West Palm Beach and the Caribbean. As a learning solutions
provider for many of the industry’s top vendors, such as Microsoft,
VMware and Cisco, New Horizons South Florida offers the latest
authorized classes delivered by certified instructors to keep businesses
and individuals on the cutting edge of information technology. For more
information, visit our website at www.nhflorida.com.

Contacts

Florida Vocational Institute
Omar Fernandez, 786-708-8922
Marketing
Manager