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Train for a great career in tech with ActivateWork powered by Per Scholas


Are you ready for the opportunity to launch your tech career? ActivateWork provides tuition-free IT training through our nonprofit training partner Per Scholas, preparing you for the first or next step of your tech career.

Our IT courses give you the leading-edge skills that open doors to advanced career opportunities. After graduation, we help connect you to leading Denver employers to launch your new career. And we continue to support you with professional, financial and life skills coaching through your first year in your new career. All at cost to you.

Apply today for one of ActivateWork’s upcoming training courses and move toward a brighter future. No cost, no catch. Tuition-free IT training and job connections.

Desktop Support

Desktop Support offers the opportunity to earn the CompTIA A+ certification, equipping you with the knowledge to fill a wide range of early career technology jobs such as Infrastructure Management, Desktop Support, Driver Technician, among others.


QA Engineer

QA Automation Engineer prepares you for the tech industry as an adept developer with ready-to-present professional skills designed to prepare students to obtain a position as a quality engineer or entry-level Java developer. Currently offered online in partnership with Trimble. 

IT Support & Security Fundamentals

Security Fundamentals offers the opportunity to earn the CompTIA A+ certification, equipping you with fundamental concepts in security specialties and hands-on training to gain the initial knowledge and skills to get started in an entry-level security-related role. You will also learn cyber security fundamentals and gain some hands-on experience to help you prepare for entry into a security career. Currently a hybrid-style course. Graduates will have the opportunity to interview for the Cyber SyncUp Apprenticeship pathway. 

AWS re/Start

The AWS re/Start course focuses on IT Fundamentals and AWS Cloud. Learners acquire AWS Cloud computing and AWS core services skills, from introductory level to more in-depth hands-on operational procedures, and cover IT Fundamentals topics for support, operations, and automation, including Linux, networking, security, programming, Python, and databases.

ActivateWork sets you on the path to a great career

We follow a training process developed by our partner Per Scholas. This time-tested program produces amazing results for our learners:


graduate in 18 weeks or less, with one or more industry-recognized IT certifications


of graduates land jobs within one year of graduation


the average increase in annual earnings for graduates

Are you the right fit for ActivateWork IT training?

You’re passionate about technology and have been dreaming of pursuing a career in IT. You just need the resources and support to make it possible.


  • At least 18 years old
  • Have a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Are authorized to work in the US
  • Live within a commutable distance to Denver
  • Have experienced barriers or challenges to furthering your IT career such as lack of education, finances, or connections
  • Demonstrate work ethic, initiative, follow-through, and coachability
  • Have an aptitude for technology