ITF+: CompTIA IT Fundamentals


  • Duration: 3 Days
  • Mode of Delivery: Online -Instructor-led training
  • Job role: Administrator
  • Preparation for exam: FC0-U61
  • Cost: USD$1,750.00

CompTIA IT Fundamentals certification is designed to help you to become in the world of information technology (IT). It helps to decide if a career in IT is right for them or to build up a more extensive understanding of IT. CompTIA IT Fundamentals likewise be a venturing stone to further developed certifications such as CompTIA A+, and, with particular experience, CompTIA Network+ and CompTIA Security+.

  • CompTIA ITF+ helps professionals to decide if a career in IT is right for them or to develop a broader understanding of IT.
  • ITF+ is the only pre-career certification that helps students or career changers determine if they have a competency for information technology and if it is the right career path for them.
  • ITF+ is the only single certification that covers all areas of IT foundations, creating a broader understanding of IT making it ideal for non-technical professionals.
  • ITF+ establishes an IT education framework for students in secondary and post-secondary settings.

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CompTIA has a certification for IT Fundamentals (FC0-U61) however the course will help any client to better understand the technologies they use each day.


  • Basic user of computers, mobile devices, the Internet and networks.
  • There are no specific prerequisites as the course covers all the topics in detail.

Skills Gained

• This course help users understand setup, software installation and configuration, network connectivity, security and basic troubleshooting.
• You will learn file structure, software installation, Wi-Fi connectivity and troubleshooting and overall setup, configuration and troubleshooting devices.
• This course will help you prepare for and pass the CompTIA IT Fundamentals FC0-U61 Certification exam.
• This course will give you an overview of the fundamentals of computers and mobile devices.

Course outline

Module 1: Using Computers
Lesson 1: Common
• Computing Devices
• Information Technology
• Personal Computers (PC)
• Mobile and IoT Devices
Lesson 2: Using a Workstation
• Setting up a PC System
• Ergonomic Concepts
• Navigating an OS
• Using Input Devices
• Icons and Windows
Lesson 3: Using an OS
• Functions of an Operating System
• Types of Operating System
• Virtualization
• Microsoft Windows
• Apple macOS and iOS
• Linux, Chrome, and Android
• File Explorer
• Windows Settings and Control Panel
• Using a Web Browser
Lesson 4: Managing an OS
• Management Interfaces
• Process and Service Management
• Memory and Disk Management
• Command Line Interfaces
• Access Control and Protection
Lesson 5: Troubleshooting and Support
• Support and Troubleshooting
• Identifying the Problem
• Understanding the Problem
• Resolving and Documenting the Problem
• Developing a Troubleshooting Approach
• Troubleshooting PC Issues
• Getting Support
• Using a Search Engine

Module 2: Using Apps and Databases
Lesson 1: Using Data Types and Lessons
• Notational Systems
• Lessons of Measure
• Data Types
• Data Representation
• The Value of Data
• Intellectual Property
• Data-driven Business Decisions
Lesson 2: Using Apps
• Installing Applications
• Application Management
• Managing Software Licensing
• Productivity Software
• Collaboration Software
• Business Software
Lesson 3: Programming and App Development
• Programming Logic
• Programming Languages
• Programming Concepts
• Object-Oriented Programming
• Scripting Languages
• Application Platforms and Delivery
Lesson 4: Using Databases
• Database Concepts
• Database Structures
• Relational Methods
• Database Access Methods
• Application Architecture Models

Module 3: Using Computer Hardware
Lesson 1: System Components
• Selecting a computer
• Motherboard Components
• Processors
• Features of Processors
• Expansion Bus
• System Cooling
• BIOS and UEFI System Firmware
Lesson 2: Using Device Interfaces
• Computer Connector Types
• USB and Firewire
• Graphic Devices
• Graphic Device Interfaces
• Input Devices
• Configuring Peripherals
• Bluetooth and NFC
• Networking Interfaces
Lesson 3: Using Peripheral Devices
• Installing and Uninstalling
• Peripherals
• Display Devices
• Display Settings
• Multimedia Ports and Devices
• Printer Types
• Installing and configuring a printer
• Scanners and Cameras
Lesson 4: Using Storage Devices
• System Memory
• Mass Storage Devices
• Optical Discs and Drives
• Flash Memory Devices
Lesson 5: Using File Systems
• Managing the File System
• Folders and Directories
• File Explorer
• Files
• File Attributes and Permissions
• Searching for Folders and Files
• File Types and Extensions

Module 4: Using Networks
Lesson 1: Networking Concepts
• Network Components
• Internet Protocol
• Address Resolution Protocol
• DNS and URLs
• Internet Application Services
Lesson 2: Connecting to a Network
• Internet Service Types
• Wireless Internet Services
• Setting Up a Wireless Network
• Configuring a Wireless Client
Lesson 3: Secure Web Browsing
• Safe Browsing Practices
• Configuring Browser Security
• Managing Cookies and PII
• Digital Certificates and Antiphishing
• Enabling a Firewall
Lesson 4: Using Shared Storage
• Local Sharing and Storage
• Windows File Sharing
• Hosted Sharing and Storage Backups
• Windows Backup
Lesson 5: Using Mobile Devices
• Using a Mobile Device
• Mobile Applications and App Stores
• Network Connectivity
• Email Configuration
• Synchronization and Data Transfer

Module 5: Security Concepts
Lesson 1: Security Concerns
• Computer Security Basics
• Social Engineering
• Business Continuity
• Disaster Recovery
Lesson 2: Using Best Practices
• Securing Devices Malware
• Preventing Malware Infections Spam
• Software Sources and Patch Management
Lesson 3: Using Access Controls
• Access Controls
• User Account Types
• Authentication Factors
• Uses of Encryption
• Password Cracking and Management
Lesson 4: Behavioral Security Concepts
• Policies and Procedures
• Handling Confidential Information
• Acceptable Use Policies
• Expectations of Privacy



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Our minimum class-size is 3 for this course.
If there are no scheduled dates for this course, it can be customized to suit the time and skill needs of clients and it can be held online, at a rented location or at your premises.
Click on the following link below to arrange for a custom course: Enquire about a course date

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CERTFICATE OF COMPLETION: Participants will receive a certificate of completion at the end of a course. This is not an official certification for the product and/or software. Our courses do indicate the appropriate certification exam(s) that the participant can sit. Data Vision Systems does not provide certification or deliver the certification exams. Participants are responsible for arranging and paying for the certification exams on the appropriate certification body.

CANCELLATION POLICY: There is never a fee for cancelling seven business days before a class for any reason. Data Vision Systems reserves the right to cancel any course due to insufficient registration or other extenuating circumstances. Participants will be advised prior to doing so


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