CompTIA IT Fundamentals

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The CompTIA IT Fundamentals introduces learners to the basics of computing systems, positioning them to efficiently use the digital resources transforming every job role.

This course provides foundational knowledge of desktop, laptop and mobile systems, networking, software installation and security. In addition, the CompTIA IT Fundamentals course is also relevant to learners and adult career changers considering a career in IT. It is also serve as a springboard to more advanced IT skills certifications such as the CompTIA A+.

This course is aimed at the following individuals:

  • Sales associates
  • Sales Engineer
  • Account Managers
  • Business Development Managers
  • Product and marketing specialists
  • Entry Level customer support personnel


  • Before attending this course, delegates must have:
  • Basic Windows End-User skills

Here’s what you will learn

Lessons 1: Introduction

  • What Is the CompTIA IT Fundamentals Certification?
  • Exam Objectives

Lessons 2: Core Hardware Components

  • Introducing Internal Components
  • Exploring Motherboards, Processors, and Memory
  • Exploring Storage and Expansion Devices
  • Exploring Power and Cooling
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Written Lab

Lessons 3: Peripherals and Connectors

  • Understanding Common Peripherals, Interfaces, and Connectors
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Written Lab

Lessons 4: Computing Devices and the Internet of Things

  • Exploring Common Computing Devices
  • Understanding the Internet of Things
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Written Lab

Lessons 5: Operating Systems

  • Operating System Fundamentals
  • Managing an Operating System
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Written Lab

Lessons 6: Software Applications

  • Understanding Application Architecture and Installation
  • Exploring Common Application Types
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Written Lab

Lessons 7: Software Development

  • Exploring Programming Languages
  • Understanding Programming Concepts and Techniques
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Written Lab

Lessons 8: Database Fundamentals

  • Understanding Databases
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Written Lab

Lessons 9: Networking Concepts and Technologies

  • Exploring Connection Types and Features
  • Understanding Network Connectivity Essentials
  • Setting Up a Wireless Network
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Written Lab

Lessons 10: Security Concepts and Threats

  • Understanding Hackers and Motives
  • Understanding Security Threats
  • Understanding Access Control
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Written Lab

Lessons 11: Security Best Practices

  • Understanding Security Best Practices
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Written Lab

Lessons 12: Business Continuity and Computer Support

  • Understanding Business Continuity
  • Exploring Computer Support Concepts
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Written Lab

Hands-on LAB Activities (Performance Labs)

Core Hardware Components

  • Identifying the Motherboard Form Factors
  • Installing a Motherboard, Processor, and Processor Fan
  • Identifying Motherboard Slots
  • Installing PCIe Cards on the Motherboard
  • Identifying Slots of a Motherboard
  • Installing a PCI Sound Card
  • Identifying Types of RAM
  • Assessing Computer’s RAM and Virtual Memory
  • Examining Hard Drives in Windows
  • Connecting the Motherboard to the Internal Hard Disk
  • Identifying Video Card Components
  • Installing SMPS and Connecting it to the Motherboard

Peripherals and Connectors

  • Configuring Mouse Properties
  • Disabling a Touchpad
  • Configuring Language in Windows
  • Installing an IP Printer
  • Identifying Printer Types
  • Identifying a Daisy-Wheel Printer
  • Connecting Speakers to a Computer
  • Connecting a Keyboard, Mouse, and Monitor to a Computer
  • Connecting a Monitor and Headset to a Computer
  • Identifying Function Keys of a Keyboard
  • Identifying Video Ports and Connectors
  • Identifying Computer Power Supply Connectors
  • Changing Screen Resolution

Computing Devices and the Internet of Things

  • Replacing the Battery of a Smartphone and Inserting a Memory Card
  • Identifying Features of a Laptop and Tablet

Operating Systems

  • Defining Operating System Functions
  • Creating a Shortcut
  • Creating a Password-Protected User Account
  • Creating a Standard User Account
  • Viewing Driver Details
  • Deleting a Partition
  • Creating a New Volume
  • Changing the System’s Virtual Memory
  • Running the Disk Cleanup Utility
  • Configuring Windows User Account Control
  • Creating a Task with Task Scheduler
  • Manipulating Files

Software Applications

  • Installing Operating System Features
  • Uninstalling an Application
  • Uninstalling and Reinstalling a Device Driver
  • Disabling and Enabling a Device in Device Manager
  • Rolling Back a Driver
  • Updating a Driver
  • Enabling Windows Update
  • Installing 7-Zip
  • Managing Cookies and Cache in Microsoft Edge
  • Configuring the Edge Pop-Up Blocker
  • Downloading and Installing the Adobe Acrobat Reader
  • Using 7-Zip to Create an Archive
  • Running Antivirus
  • Turning on Windows Firewall
  • Setting Up a DMZ on a SOHO Router

Software Development

  • Converting a Decimal Number to Binary
  • Creating “Hello, world!” in HTML
  • Understanding Data Types

Database Fundamentals

  • Deleting a Table
  • Creating a Database and a Table
  • Importing Data from Excel to Access

Networking Concepts and Technologies

  • Obtaining Automatic Private IP Addressing
  • Configuring Automatic Private IP Addressing
  • Accessing the Windows 10 Wireless Properties
  • Connecting a Wireless Router to a Laptop
  • Configuring Windows 10 Wireless Settings
  • Configuring a Wireless Client
  • Configuring a DHCP Role with Error Notification

Security Concepts and Threats

  • Creating a DoS Attack Scenario
  • Identifying the Denial of Service Attack
  • Understanding Single Sign-On

Security Best Practices

  • Applying a Screen Saver
  • Backing Up a Windows Security Certificate
  • Starting and Stopping a Service

Business Continuity and Computer Support

  • Backing Up Files
  • Restoring Files
  • Booting Into Safe Mode
  • Creating a Restore Point
  • Restoring a Restore Point
  • Running an Application in Compatibility Mode
  • Using the System Configuration Utility
  • Creating a Desktop Shortcut for MSConfig
Training Method

AI Tutor, Self Paced, Instructor-led


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