CompTIA IT Fundamentals (CT8738)

CompTIA IT Fundamentals training provides the skills and knowledge required to maintain, support and work effectively with personal computers. In addition, participants will gain beneficial knowledge to install, configure, manage and diagnose the hardware and software components of personal computers and mobile devices. Participants will also implement basic security practices and implement best practices for managing a systems environment.

A preferential rate (-15%) applies to the regular cost for non-profit organizations, as well as the government sector. In addition, you can benefit from additional advantages through a corporate agreement when you need to train several people or teams in your company. Contact us for details.

Public class

3 days / 21 hours

Private class

Virtual classroom
Minimum no. of participants: 5
3 days / 21 hours
Price on request
English or French
Training plan: 

Lesson 1: Identifying Computer Hardware         

  • Identify Types of Computing Devices         
  • Identify Internal Computer Components         
  • Common Computer Connector Types         
  • Identify Common Peripheral Devices         

Lesson 2: Identifying Computer Software         

  • Compare Functions and Features of Common Operating Systems         
  • Identify Application Software         

Lesson 3: Setting Up a Basic Workstation         

  • Connect Hardware         
  • Install and Configure Operating Systems         
  • Install and Configure Applications         
  • Configure Accessibility Options         

Lesson 4: Configuring Network Access         

  • Network Connection Types         
  • Install and Configure a SOHO Router         
  • Network and Alternative Technologies         
  • Sharing and Storage Methods         

Lesson 5: Working with Files, Folders, and Applications         

  • Create Files         
  • Navigate a File Structure         
  • Manage Files and Folders         
  • Compress and Extract Files         
  • Create Screen Captures         

Lesson 6: Configuring and Using Wireless Devices         

  • Configure Wireless Devices         
  • Use Wireless Devices         

Lesson 7: Securing Computing Devices         

  • Identify Security Threats         
  • Apply Security Best Practices         
  • Perform Secure Web Browsing         

Lesson 8: Supporting Computers and Users         

  • Environmental and Safety Concepts         
  • Back Up and Restore Data         
  • Manage Software         
  • Implement Basic Support Measures         

Appendix A: Mapping Course Content to the CompTIA® IT Fundamentals™ Certification Exam

  • One year access to the class recording
  • One year access to the lab environment on Internet
  • Course material accessible in electronic format
  • Exam voucher included
  • Certificate of attendance

To ensure success in this course, participants need basic knowledge of Windows operating systems. This knowledge can be acquired by following a Windows 7 or Windows 8 user training.

Certification information: 

Exam characteristics

  • Preparing for the CompTIA IT Fundamentals certification 
  • Exam code: FCO-U61
  • Cost: 0$ (included in your training)
  • Skills measured
    • Using features and functions of common operating systems and establishing network connectivity
    • Identifying common software applications and their purpose
    • Using security and web browsing best practices
  • Number of questions: Maximum 75
  • Duration: 60 minutes
  • Passing score: 650/900
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E-mail: info@eccentrix.ca

130, King Street West, Suite 1800
Toronto, Ontario M5X 1E3