About this Course:
Participants study the basics of computer architecture and learn to use a contemporary operating system. Hardware requirements, microcomputer components, software compatibility and system installation and options are covered, along with post-installation topics, storage, security and system diagnosis and repair.
Who Should Attend:
Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be able to: Identify the components of standard desktop personal computers. Identify fundamental components and functions of personal computer operating systems. Identify best practices followed by professional personal computer technicians. Install and configure computer components. Install and configure system components. Maintain and troubleshoot peripheral components. Troubleshoot system components. Install and configure operating systems. Maintain and troubleshoot installations of Microsoft Windows. Identify network technologies. Install and manage network connections. support laptops and portable computing devices. Support printers. Identify personal computer security concepts. Support personal computer security.
Grading/CEU award for this course includes assignments, exams, projects, labs and paper.