This course prepares you for the following certification exams:
CompTIA A+ Exam (220-1001 & 220-1002)
This course introduces the computer hardware and software skills needed to meet the growing demand for entry-level information and communication technology (ICT) professionals. The course covers the fundamentals of PC technology, troubleshooting, PC maintenance, installation of Operating Systems and printers, security and the techniques of becoming a successful IT Technician.
-Preventative Maintenance and Troubleshooting
-Laptops and Mobile devices
-Virtualisation and Cloud Computing
-Windows Installation & Configuration
-Mobile, Linux, and MacOS Operating Systems
Course Recognitions: Student may complete ONE final theory exam to obtain a Certificate of Completion, Letter of Merit, Digital Badge
Certification exams can be booked through Pearson Vue Test Centres located in Adelaide. In some cases, vouchers for the certification exam may be available through TAFE SA at no additional cost (otherwise students will need to pay for the cost of the certification exam themselves).
For organisations that wish to pay the student fees for this course and are unable to pay by credit card via the website, please contact the Student Engagement & Onboarding team via email on SEOShortCourses@tafesa.edu.au to organise a Third Party Payment invoice.
Online (self-paced) - continuous enrolments until 2nd Dec 2022
Student Visa (500)
Current VISA holders eligible
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Applying for Short Courses