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.
- Install, configure, and troubleshoot computers and mobile devices.
- Identify common security threats like phishing and spoofing.
- Develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills using both real equipment and Cisco Packet Tracer.
- Prepare for CompTIA A+ Certification.
This course is intended for people who want to learn learn how computers work, how to assemble computers, and how to troubleshoot hardware and software issues.
This course is at an intermediate level.
The course is offered in partnership with Cisco Networking Academy.
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 30th of June 2023.
Self-paced, with approximately 5-6 hours per week of study
Continuous enrolment - you can start this course at anytime. However you will be only allowed the maximum duration of the course from the date of access to the course to complete your studies.
Student Visa (500)
Current VISA holders eligible
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