CompTIA IT Fundamentals Training in Santa Fe

Enroll in or hire us to teach our CompTIA IT Fundamentals class in Santa Fe, New Mexico by calling us @303.377.6176. Like all HSG classes, CompTIA IT Fundamentals may be offered either onsite or via instructor led virtual training. Consider looking at our public training schedule to see if it is scheduled: Public Training Classes
Provided there are enough attendees, CompTIA IT Fundamentals may be taught at one of our local training facilities.
We offer private customized training for groups of 3 or more attendees.

Course Description

In this 3-day introductory course, you will learn the basics of computer hardware, software, mobile computing, networking, troubleshooting, and emerging technologies. If your existing job role is linked with personal computers, this course will provide you with the fundamental technical knowledge about personal computers that you need to work efficiently in your current role. You will learn about configuring operating systems, file and folder management, networks and network configuration, and the role of the OSI model in networking and troubleshooting. Upon completion of this course you will be prepared the CompTIA IT Fundamentals certificate.
Course Length: 3 Days
Course Tuition: $1690 (US)


To ensure your success in your course you will need basic Windows end-user skills. This course is designed for individuals who are considering a career in information technology (IT) and who might be planning to pursue CompTIA IT Fundamentals certification, CompTIA A+ certification, or other similar certifications.

Course Outline



The CompTIA IT Fundamentals exam is a 75-question, multiple-choice exam. The exam is 60 minutes and requires a score of 650 to pass.


Lesson 1: Identifying Computer Hardware

 Topic A: Identify Types of Computing Devices

 Topic B: Identify Internal Computer Components

 Topic C: Common Computer Connector Types

 Topic D: Identify Common Peripheral Devices


Lesson 2: Identifying Computer Software

 Topic A: Compare Functions and Features of Common Operating Systems

 Topic B: Identify Application Software


Lesson 3: Setting Up a Basic Workstation

 Topic A: Connect Hardware

 Topic B: Install and Configure Operating Systems

 Topic C: Install and Configure Applications

 Topic D: Configure Accessibility Options


Lesson 4: Configuring Network Access

 Topic A: Network Connection Types

 Topic B: Install and Configure a SOHO Router

 Topic C: Network and Alternative Technologies

 Topic D: Sharing and Storage Methods


Lesson 5: Working with Files, Folders, and Applications

 Topic A: Create Files

 Topic B: Navigate a File Structure

 Topic C: Manage Files and Folders

 Topic D: Compress and Extract Files

 Topic E: Create Screen Captures


Lesson 6: Configuring and Using Wireless Devices

 Topic A: Configure Wireless Devices

 Topic B: Use Wireless Devices


Lesson 7: Securing Computing Devices

 Topic A: Identify Security Threats

 Topic B: Apply Security Best Practices

 Topic C: Perform Secure Web Browsing


Lesson 8: Supporting Computers and Users

 Topic A: Environmental and Safety Concepts

 Topic B: Back Up and Restore Data

 Topic C: Manage Software

 Topic D: Implement Basic Support Measures


Appendix A: Taking the Exams


Appendix B: Mapping Course Content to the CompTIA® IT Fundamentals® (Exam FC0-U51) Certification Exam

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