Jeff Z
Technical Instructor

Jeff has been a technical trainer since 2000, and has been named one of the top 25 instructors in the world three times. In the 2012 Certiport MOS Master Instructor competition, earning the top score world-wide. He specializes in Cloud, Networking, Privacy, and Information Security.
TRAINING PHILOSOPHY

“I explain complex topics simply. By doing so, students reach an understanding that goes beyond memorization of facts. I like making a difference in people’s lives. When a student gets a new career, enhances their workplace value, or even just saves time on a project, it feels good to know that I’ve helped.”

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Certifications
  • CompTIA A+
  • CompTIA Network+
  • CompTIA Security+
  • Microsoft Certified: Azure Security Engineer Associate
  • Microsoft Certified: Azure Administrator Associate
Professional Associations
  • Global member, ISOC
Professional Experience
  • 2000–present, Technical Instructor, New Horizons
  • 1998–2000, MIS Manager, DFI-USA, Inc.
  • 1995–1998, Technician, Encore Business Systems
  • 1988–1995, Computer Administrator, The Bleier Law Firm
Education
  • CSU Sacramento, Communications
Clients Served
  • Intel (in California, Ireland, Costa Rica, and Malaysia)
  • Apple Computer
  • Oracle
  • Aerojet
  • Northrup-Grumman
  • U.S. Navy Fighter Weapons School (“Top Gun”)
Languages Spoken
  • English