In this course, you will acquire the essential skills and information you will need to install, upgrade, repair, configure, troubleshoot, optimise, and perform preventative maintenance of basic personal computer hardware and operating systems.
What will I learn?
The fundamental components and functions of computer technology, networking, and security.
The skills required to identify hardware, peripheral, networking, and security components
The skills required to install, configure, upgrade, and maintain PC workstations, the Windows OS and SOHO networks.
How to utilise troubleshooting techniques and tools to effectively and efficiently resolve PC, OS, and network connectivity issues and implement security practices.
If you are getting ready for a career as an entry-level information technology (IT) professional or personal computer (PC) service technician, the CompTIA A+ Certification course is the first step in your preparation.
Students taking this course should have the following skills: end-user skills with Windows -based personal computers, including the ability to: browse and search for information on the Internet; start up, shut down, and log on to a computer and network; run programs; and move, copy, delete, and rename files in Windows Explorer.
Students should also have basic knowledge of computing concepts, including the difference between hardware and software; the functions of software components, such as the operating system, applications, and file systems; and the function of a computer network.