Bridge Academy

Psalm 32:8

Advanced I. T. Fundamentals: Workplace Readiness

Teacher: Debby Hallcom (

Description: This intermediate/advanced level class is designed for students (9th grade and above) desiring to focus on higher level productivity and proficiency
in Office 365 and I.T. troubleshooting by learning how to properly integrate digital documents into their high school/college level classes and the workplace.
Students will work to complete all Excel and Access Database modules in the Shelley Cashman textbook.
Prerequisitemust have completed all Word and PowerPoint Modules in I.T. Fundamentals class All students must have a licensed copy of Office Professional and their own PC based laptop and be proficient in Word, PowerPoint and Outlook.

 Level up on OLE and properly creating Spreadsheets and Data Bases for fun careers in Finance and Sorting Data
 Data Beaches and Cybersecurity Attacks
 Setting up and Protecting Mobile Devices
 Devices, Ports and Peripherals
 Beginner Level Networking
 I.T. Troubleshooting

 A licensed copy of Microsoft Office Professional 365
 PC Laptop or Tablet
 Note Pad/Spiral Notebook
 Pens and Highlighters
 Book/Class Lab Fee

Copy/Supply fee: $30 (to be paid directly to Debby Hallcom at Orientation or the first day of class)

Annual tuition: $410.00 ($41/month if on a 10 month payment plan or $46 of prorated or on a 9 month payment plan) 

Debby Hallcom

A.A.T Computer Programming, Technical Teaching Degree 

various IT certifications

Hi, my name is Debby Hallcom. I’m the youngest of five children – born and raised in Richmond, Virginia and lived here all my life! I’m a born-again believer and love singing, leading in worship and teaching children about hearing the voice of the Lord. I’m married to the love of my life, David Hallcom, and together we have a blended family of 4 grown adult children and one grandchild.  We love serving the Lord together and staying active in our community and the local church where we teach children about worship and Direct the Richmond School of Supernatural Ministry at Harvest Renewal Church in RVA. We also have published music titled “First Encounter” - 9 of the 10 songs were written by David. Click here: first encounter music cd

I’ve been teaching technology style courses to both adults and children for over 30 years!  The main aspect I love about teaching is seeing my students thrive and become mighty men and women for the Lord in the marketplace and using their skills to glorify HIM.

I hold an Associate’s Degree in Computer Programming from Bryant and Stratton College, and Technical Teaching License from Virginia Commonwealth University and have various certifications in the IT field. Have written Test Banks for the A+ 901/902 exam series for Kaplan University, and co-authored the technical lab manual with McGraw Hill Publishing - Mike Meyers – Maintaining and Troubleshooting PC’s A+ guide to managing and troubleshooting pcs