CompTIA IT Fundamentals (ITF+) (FCO-U61)

Key Information

Subject Area

Subject Area
Personal Learning Accounts

Mode of Study
Mode of Study
eLearning Study is in a self-paced, self-organised manner using an internet enabled device.



Computing and Digital Technologies

Start Date

Start Date

In a nutshell

CompTIA are a vendor-neutral, independent source of information on a wide range of technology topics, including cybersecurity; education, training and certification of the global tech workforce; new and emerging technologies; legislation and policies affecting the industry and workforce data, development and trends.

This course will help you to decide if a career in IT is the right choice for you, while helping you to develop a broader understanding of the sector, making it ideal for non-technical professionals.

This course is available as part of a Personal Learning Account (PLA). PLA is an initiative from the Welsh Government which offers people the chance to access free, part-time courses with flexible and convenient learning that fits around their existing lifestyle (subject to eligibility).

This course is for...

... anyone aged 19+, living in Wales and in employment. The normal salary limit of £29,534 does not apply to this course.

... those looking to develop a good knowledge and build a foundation in IT

Course content

The CompTIA IT Fundamentals+ course provides fundamental, basic IT skills and knowledge, and creates an entry point into further, more advanced, CompTIA certifications such as A+, Network+ and Security+.

Throughout the course you will cover the following topics:

  • IT Concepts & Terminology
  • Infrastructure
  • Applications & Software
  • Software Development
  • Database Fundamentals
  • Security

Entry Requirements

There are no formal requirements, but you’ll need a keen interest in the subject.

Additional information

This course is delivered by eLearning. This means that you should be motivated to study in a self-paced, self-organised manner using an internet enabled device.

The course includes an exam which is invigilated online and you need to have access to an internet enabled device with a microphone and a webcam.

Where can I study CompTIA IT Fundamentals (ITF+) (FCO-U61)?


All courses may be subject to change and cancelled if deemed not viable to run.

Have any questions or are not sure if this is the right course for you?

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