CompTIA IT Fundamentals (ITF+) (FCO-U61)
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
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
- Applications & Software
- Software Development
- Database Fundamentals
There are no formal requirements, but you’ll need a keen interest in the subject.
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.
All courses may be subject to change and cancelled if deemed not viable to run.