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Degrees and Certifications:

A+ CompTIA iNet+ CompTIA IS-700 National Incident Management System (NIMS) An Introduction FEMA IS-100.SCa Introduction to the Incident Command System for Schools FEMA Information Security for Everyone Texas A&M University - DHS - FEMA Cyber Ethics Texas A&M University - DHS - FEMA Network Cabling Specialist Instructor C-Tech / Lucent Technologies Occupational Competency Assessment Computer Servicing Technology PA Department of Education Security, Risk Analysis, Crime and Terrorism Pennsylvania State University - Penn State Worthington Scranton 2007 i-Safe i-Safe Inc.

Mr. Tom Czachor

Information Systems Technology- Cyber Security Instructor

Thomas Czachor has been the Computer Systems Technology instructor since 1988. A West Scranton High School Graduate and a graduate of the Electronics Technology program at the Lackawanna County Area Vocational Technical School (now the CTC). He received an AAS degree in Electrical Engineering from The Pennsylvania State University in 1985. Before beginning his teaching career, Thomas repaired microprocessor control systems used in arcade & entertainment systems.

Thomas instills the skills and attitude he learned while a student at the CTC into his students. A good work ethic, troubleshooting and customer service are all taught while the students are learning the latest computer hardware/software and networking technology. Students are encouraged to obtain industry certifications, such as CompTIA A+, and to continue their education at the post-secondary level.

Advisor positions
FIRST - Advisor and Team Coordinator 1996 to 2000

Advisor and Team Coordinator for NEPA For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology Robotics team, coordinating students/instructors/mentors from Bradford, Lackawanna and Susquehanna Counties.
SkillsUSA - Advisor  2012 to Present

 Honors and Awards
Outstanding Vocational Educator Award
Pennsylvania College of Technology 1996
Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers  1996
Thomas Czachor's Publications
PC Repair International Correspondence Schools  1995
Authors: Thomas Czachor
Reviewed PC Repair curriculum, Revised PC Repair curriculum to current technology. Authored new modules for PC Repair curriculum