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Course Summary

The NetWorks IT Essentials course covers fundamental computer and career skills for entry-level IT jobs. The IT Essentials curriculum includes hands-on labs that provide practical experience. Virtual tools help you hone your troubleshooting skills and practice what you learn.

  • Develop working knowledge of how computers operate
  • Develop critical thinking and complex problem-solving skills using hands-on labs and virtual learning tools
  • Apply skills and procedures to install and upgrade hardware and software and troubleshoot systems
  • Practice what you learn on real equipment and using the Cisco Packet Tracer simulation tool
  • Get immediate feedback on your work through built-in quizzes and tests
  • Get connected to the global Cisco Networking Academy community

Career Pathways

IT Essentials is ideal for students seeking entry-level IT positions in companies, government agencies, educational institutions, or service providers, or to work for themselves.

Career pathways include: IT/technical support, field service technician, help desk technician, network support technician, and more.

Certification: CompTIA A  (Can lead to this Certification.  Certification Exam is required.)

More Information

For more information have a look at the Course Pamphlet

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