Jerry S. Taylor

Phone: 803-425-8982 ext. 1621

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Degrees and Certifications:

CompTIA A+ CompTIA Net+ CCNA (Cisco Certified Network Associate)-expired IC3 (Internet and Computing Core Certification)

Jerry S. Taylor

This is my 26th year at ATEC. I teach Computer Repair and Service, which is basically a CompTIA A+ certification prep course.

I am currently the President of SCACTE's SCEITEA Division.  
(SCACTE-South Carolina Association of Career and Technical Education)
(SCEITE-South Carolina Engineering and Industrial Technology Education)

I play the saxophone, DJ and assist with the LE Marching Pride.  


Career Cluster: Information Support and Services Career Major
Information Support and Services majors get jobs such as computer operators, computer / network installation technicians, service technicians, network technicians, and computer sales/service representatives.

Computer Repair and Service 532083CD
Grades 10 – 12, 2 units
Prerequisite: None
This course is designed to teach students basic computer repair including basic computer theory, operating systems, installation and upgrade of software and hardware, assembling a computer, and basic troubleshooting. It provides students with solid computer  nowledge for going directly into the workplace or post-secondary education.

Advanced Computer Repair and Service 532183CD
Grades 11 – 12, 2 units
Prerequisite: Computer Repair and Service This course continues the study of PC Repair 1. Students will learn advanced computer theory, peripherals, networking fundamentals, and advanced troubleshooting. Projects involving real situations will be utilized to develop  hese skills. After completion, the student will be ready to take industry certification, enter the workforce or continue education at a post-secondary institution. This course satisfies the graduation requirement for a computer science credit.