A career as an IT Administrator will not only provide a solid foundation in the IT field, but can also be the starting point of developing a specific specialisation. This training course will provide you with a strong base from which to begin, or further, your career in IT.
The CompTIA FC0-U51: IT Fundamentals training course covers everything from networking and cyber-security essentials, to hardware and software basics.
This training course will ensure that you are ready to begin a career in IT as it provides you with a broad understanding of Information Technology. The certification obtained after passing the associated exam is a valuable stepping stone to more advanced IT certifications.
What you will learn:
Identify computer components
Establish network connectivity
Prevent security risks
Identify compatibility issues
Why study online?
Technological improvements and advances in educational design mean that studying online is no longer just a low cost alternative to traditional training methods. In many respects our online courses offer training which is superior to the majority of available “classroom” options.
Not only is the effectiveness of the training process enhanced, but also the convenience and overall cost efficiency of studying online makes it a compelling option for training. You can learn at your own pace and can repeat each section as many times as required unlike in a classroom environment.
Studying at your own pace, rewinding and going over the material as often as you need improves your long-term memory retention and makes studying more rewarding.
Module 1: Software
Course And Instructor Introduction
Software Operating Systems – Part 1
Software Operating Systems – Part 2
Software Operating Systems – Part 3
Software Operating Systems – Part 4
Software Operating Systems – Part 5
Common File Types – Part 1
Common File Types – Part 2
Software Management Best Practices – Part 1
Software Management Best Practices – Part 2
Alternative Software Technologies
Basic Software Features And Functions
Module 2: Hardware
Basic Wired And Wireless Peripherals – Part 1
Basic Wired And Wireless Peripherals – Part 2
Basic Wired And Wireless Peripherals – Part 3
Common Computer Connector Types – Part 1
Common Computer Connector Types – Part 2
Internal Computer Components – Part 1
Internal Computer Components – Part 2
Module 3: Security
Basic Security Threats – Part 1
Basic Security Threats – Part 2
Basic Security Threats – Part 3
Security Best Practices – Part 1
Security Best Practices – Part 2
Web-Browsing Best Practices
Web-Browsing Best Practices – Demo – Part 1
Web-Browsing Best Practices – Demo – Part 2
Web-Browsing Best Practices – Demo – Part 3
Module 4: Networking
Set Up And Configure Basic SOHO Router
Wireless Router Demo
Compare And Contrast Cellular Wireless And Wire Data Connections
Compare And Contrast Different Methods Of Sharing And Storage – Part 1
Compare And Contrast Different Methods Of Sharing And Storage – Part 2
Compare And Contrast Different Methods Of Sharing And Storage – Part 3
Module 5: Basic IT Literacy
Setting Up A Basic Workstation – Part 1
Setting Up A Basic Workstation – Part 2
Setting Up A Basic Workstation – Demo – Part 1
Setting Up A Basic Workstation – Demo – Part 2
Setting Up A Basic Workstation – Demo – Part 3
Basic Methods Of Navigating An Operating System – Part 1
Basic Methods Of Navigating An Operating System – Part 2
Basic Methods Of Navigating An Operating System – Demo – Part 1
Basic Methods Of Navigating An Operating System – Demo – Part 2
Basic Support Concepts
Basic Backup Concepts
Environmental And Safety Concepts – Part 1
Environmental And Safety Concepts – Part 2
Module 6: Course Review
Software Domain Review
Hardware Domain Review
Security Domain Review
Networking Domain Review
Basic IT Literacy Review
Course Review Question
Test Taking Tips
Please note that the official exam is not included, however for those who complete the course, they will receive a completion certificate upon request.
Who is this course for?
The CompTIA IT Fundamentals training course is suited to anyone who is interested in pursuing a career in IT and has no current experience.
There are no prerequisites to study the CompTIA Fundamentals training course.
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Hi there Does the course certificate have an expire date ?
The CompTIA examination certificates last for life and are Internationally recognised. Please visit CompTIA's website for more information.This was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Hi, Once course is completed would I be able to receive a physical copy of the certificate ?
The certificates are issued by CompTIA and you would need to contact them direct.This was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
How long do you have to complete the course?
Course access is 1 month.This was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Hi I am from India can i join this course?
The course is online and therefore can be accessed anywhere in the worldThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
It states 'Exam(s) / assessment(s) not included in price & must be purchased separately'. Does anyone know how much these exams cost?
The course is based on the CompTIA examThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Where can I see price for Exam(s) / assessment(s) ?
The course follows the sylubus of CompTIA FC0-U51. Therefore, exam prices can be found on the CompTIA websiteThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Are there any exam centres in my area ? I’m based in Wigan United Kingdom
Hi, Nicholas You can locate your nearest PearsonVue test centre via the PearsonVue website.This was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
How much are the exams ?
Exam prices can be found via CompTIAThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Can I get a job if I complete this course
This is a course to give you skills for IT careersThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
How many people that signed up for the course were able to complete in time? And how many didn't or is that something you can't really tell me?
We do not have stats on this as customers are not obligated to tell usThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
How credible is this course?
The course follows the CompTIA A+ sylubusThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Muhammad Yusuf asked:
When this course is going to start?
Once you pay you will receive logins within 48 hrs. Course access begins as soon as these are issued.This was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Do you have to take the exam separately?Having studied for these exams I know for a fact that the actual exams are sat in a Pearson test centre
Hi Magicmartin1977 The exams are not included in the price and must be purchased separately. Yes, you are right in saying that the exams must be taken at the Pearson Test Centre. Wish you the best of luck in your IT career.This was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
what happens if you don't complete the course in one month? and with this course is it coursework based or exam?
It will expire and yes it is based on a CompTIA examThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
I need to do an IT course urgent to get back into work would this be suitable for me?
Yes, it certainly would beThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
what will be the access duration of the course?
Access is for 1 monthThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Hi there, Please can you tell me the costs of the Exam(s) / assessment(s)
Exam is based on CompTIA and exam fees can be foudn on their websiteThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Can this course be accessed from Kenya if I buy it for my nephew
Yes, the course is an online access courseThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
how much do we have to pay for exam fee. please reply as soon as possible. thanks
Exam details can be found on the CompTIA's websiteThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
How much does the IT Administrator examination costs at the end of the course
Exam prices are available from CompTIAThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Since the course can only be accessed for a month, roughly how many hours a day would need to spent doing the course to be able to finish in time?
The recommended study time to prepare for the CompTIA a+ 901 exam is approximately 30-40 hours including revision time.This was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
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