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CompTIA IT Fundamentals.

About This Course

Course Code
COMITFUND

Course Type
Essentials

Vendor
CompTIA

Duration
3 Days

RRP
£1,465.00

Course Overview
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Overview

This 3-day course is intended for those wishing to qualify with CompTIA IT Fundamentals Certification.
CompTIA Information Technology IT Fundamentals Certification is the essential qualification for beginning a career in PC support.
Target audience
CompTIA IT Fundamentals is a starter qualification for students and career changes to help decide whether they can be successful in pursuing a career in IT.
It is ideal for those with no previous computer experience considering a career as an IT technician or in IT customer support / helpdesk.
Please note - the exam is not included with this course. Please contact your Nexus account manager if you wish to purchase the Pearson Vue exam voucher.

Objectives

This course is designed to help you acquire the knowledge and skills to set up and use a computer at home securely and keep it in good working order, provide informal support for PCs and simple computer networks to your colleagues in a small business, and prepare to study for the CompTIA A+ certification in PC support skills or other advanced IT education programs.
On course completion, you will be able to.
  • Set up a computer workstation running Windows and use basic software applications.
  • Understand the functions and types of devices used within a computer system.
  • Apply basic computer maintenance and support principles.
  • Configure computers and mobile devices to connect to home networks and to the internet.
  • Identify security issues affecting the use of computers and networks.

Course Outline

Module 1 - Operating Systems and Software
Computers and Operating Systems
Setting up a Workstation and Using Windows
Installing and Configuring Windows
Software Applications
Troubleshooting and Support
Module 2 - Computer Hardware
Input Devices
Output Devices
Storage Devices
File Management
Printers and Scanners
System Components
Environment and Power
Module 3 - Networks and Security
Setting Up a Network
Sharing and Storage
Mobile Devices
Basic Security Threats
Security Best Practices
Web Browsing Best Practices

Prerequisites

CompTIA IT Fundamentals is aimed at those considering a career in IT and computer-related fields. Consequently, there are no special prerequisites for you to meet to successfully start this course. We have made the assumption that you don't know much about how computers or software work, or even how to use them. Some experience with using a keyboard and mouse will be helpful but is not essential.

About This Course

Course Code
COMITFUND

Course Type
Essentials

Vendor
CompTIA

Duration
3 Days

RRP
£1,465.00

Course Overview
Download