This course covers the fundamentals of computer hardware and software as well as advanced concepts. Students who complete this course will be able to describe the internal components of a computer, assemble a computer system, install an operating system, and troubleshoot using system tools and diagnostic software.
Students will also be able to connect to the Internet and share resources in a network environment.
New topics included in this version include laptops and portable devices, wireless connectivity, security, safety and environmental issues, and communication skills.
This course provides a detailed introduction to computer hardware components and peripherals. It deals with computer hardware. It covers both the standard desktop PC and also laptops.
In this course you will learn all about the different components inside a computer and how to perform tasks that revolve around the installation, maintenance and replacement of hardware.
Explain IT industry certifications and describe a computer system.
Identify the names, purposes, and characteristics of internal components and Motherboard
Identify the names, purposes, and characteristics of Processor, Memory and Adapter cards.
Identify the names, purposes, and characteristics of storage drives, cases and power supplies / cooling System.
Attach the components to the motherboard and install the motherboard
Install internal drives and adapter cards.
Identify the names, purposes, and characteristics of CMOS & BOIS, and BOIS Upgrading, Configurations & Updating.
Identify the names, purposes, and characteristics of input / output devices
Explain system resources and their purpose
Describe the types of printers currently available
Describe laser printers, impact printers, ink jet printers, solid-ink printers and printer types
Describe the installation and configuration process for printers
Describe how to share a printer and types of scanners currently available.
Describe scanner types, resolution, and interfaces.
Describe all-in-one devices.
Identify and apply common preventive maintenance techniques for printers, scanners and Identify common problems and solutions.
External storage devices.
Installation of Peripherals and configuring them.
Handling of Synthetic and Effective tools.
How to install software in PC.
Common symptom / problem during installation & after installation.
Difference Between x86 & x64.
Explain how to install service packs and security patches.
Explain why security is important.
Describe security threats.
Define viruses, worms, and Trojans.
Explain web security.
Describe spam and popup windows.
Explain the tasks required to protect physical equipment.
Describe ways to protect data.
Identify common preventive maintenance techniques for security.
Explain how to update signature files for anti-virus software
Identify common problems and solutions.
Explain the purpose of preventive maintenance.
Identify the steps of the troubleshooting process.
Identify the problem.
Implement the solution.
Verify solution and full system functionality.
Describe laptops and other portable devices.
Identify and describe the components of a laptop.
Describe the components found on the outside and inside of the laptop
Compare and contrast desktop and laptop components.
Explain how to configure laptops.
Describe the safe installation and removal of laptop components.
Describe wireless communication methods for laptops.
Describe Bluetooth technology, infrared technology, cellular WAN technology and Wi-Fi technology.
Explain the principles of networking.
Define computer networks.
Explain the benefits of networks.
Describe types of networks.
Describe a LAN, WAN and Explain peer-to-peer networks.
Describe basic networking concepts and technologies.
Describe IP addressing.
Identify names, purposes, and characteristics of network devices .
If you are brand new to IT, don't have any formal computer hardware or software training, or are looking to change careers, this course is a great place to start.
No prerequisite knowledge or experience is required.
Our fees are moderate with an option for installmental payment.
Applicants will be certified upon completion of studies.
Course materials are constantly updated with new & latest concepts.
Get trained by experienced and professional instructors.