To provide learners with the skills and competences required for entry-level IT technicians. The CompTIA A+ exam covers preventative maintenance, basic networking, installation, troubleshooting, communication and professionalism.
See the CompTIA road map
- Mobile Devices
- Hardware and Network Troubleshooting
- Windows Operating systems
- Other Operating systems & Technologies
- Software Troubleshooting
- Operational Procedures
QQI Level 5 components:
- Web Authoring (5N1910)
- Customer Service (5N0972)
- Word Processing (5N1358)
Full-time: 1 year
Mature students with an interest in the subject. This course is run in conjunction with FIT (Fastrack to Information Technology Ltd.). All applicants will be contacted by FIT and will be required to sit an Aptitude Test. Successful candidates will be contacted by the college for interview.
Applicants whose first language is not English will be required to take an assessment in English to establish the most suitable level of study for them.
Please note places on this course are reserved for VTOS eligible/mature students
Students may participate in an internship/work placement.
Fastrack to Information Technology Certificate, CompTIA A+ Certificate, QQI Level 5 Component Certificate.
Successful completion of the course will enable learners to gain employment in the Information Technology field or to progress onto further study for the CCNA in the college.