CompTIA IT Fundamentals+ (ITF+) FC0-U61

Hours: 40 / Access Length: 12 Months / Delivery: Online, Self-Paced
Retail Price: $499.00

Course Overview:

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The CompTIA IT Fundamentals exam focuses on the essential IT skills and knowledge needed to perform tasks commonly performed by advanced end-users and entry-level IT professionals alike, including:

  • Using features and functions of common operating systems and establishing network connectivity
  • Identifying common software applications and their purpose
  • Using security and web browsing best practices

This exam is intended for candidates who are advanced end users and/or are considering a career in IT. The exam is also a good fit for individuals interested in pursuing professional-level certifications, such as A+.

This course includes FREE access for 12 months to a cloud based lab platform to assist students develop the practical information technology (IT) skills necessary to succeed in high in demand IT jobs.  This cloud based lab solution uses real equipment that enables our students to execute each practical task in a safe environment that is accessible from anywhere without needing to buy their own hardware or risk damage to their own system.

This course prepares students to take the CompTIA IT Fundamentals+ (ITF+) FC0-U61 certification exam.

Course Outline:

Chapter 1: Introduction
  • What Is the CompTIA IT Fundamentals Certification?
  • Exam Objectives
Chapter 2: Core Hardware Components
  • Introducing Internal Components
  • Exploring Motherboards, Processors, and Memory
  • Exploring Storage and Expansion Devices
  • Exploring Power and Cooling
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
Chapter 3: Peripherals and Connectors
  • Understanding Common Peripherals, Interfaces, and Connectors
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
Chapter 4: Computing Devices and the Internet of Things
  • Exploring Common Computing Devices
  • Understanding the Internet of Things
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
Chapter 5: Operating Systems
  • Operating System Fundamentals
  • Managing an Operating System
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
Chapter 6: Software Applications
  • Understanding Application Architecture and Installation
  • Exploring Common Application Types
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
Chapter 7: Software Development
  • Exploring Programming Languages
  • Understanding Programming Concepts and Techniques
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
 Chapter 8: Database Fundamentals
  • Understanding Databases
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
Chapter 9: Networking Concepts and Technologies
  • Exploring Connection Types and Features
  • Understanding Network Connectivity Essentials
  • Setting Up a Wireless Network
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
Chapter 10: Security Concepts and Threats
  • Understanding Hackers and Motives
  • Understanding Security Threats
  • Understanding Access Control
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
Chapter 11: Security Best Practices
  • Understanding Security Best Practices
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
Chapter 12: Business Continuity and Computer Support
  • Understanding Business Continuity
  • Exploring Computer Support Concepts
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials

All necessary course materials are included.

Certification(s):

This course prepares students to take the CompTIA IT Fundamentals+ (ITF+) FC0-U61 certification exam.


System Requirements:

System Requirements:

Internet Connectivity Requirements:
  • Cable and DSL internet connections are recommended for the best experience.
Hardware Requirements:
  • CPU: 1 GHz or higher
  • RAM: 2 GB or higher
  • Resolution: 1280 x 720 or higher
  • Speakers / Headphones
  • Microphone (Webinar / Live Online sessions)
Operating System Requirements:
  • Microsoft Windows 7 or 10 (Home, Pro)
  • Mac OSX 10 or higher.
  • Latest Chrome OS
  • Latest Linux Distributions

NOTE: While we understand that our courses can be viewed on Android and iPhone devices, we do not recommend the use of these devices for our courses. The size of these devices do not provide a good learning environment for students taking online or live online based courses.

Web Browser Requirements:
  • Latest Google Chrome is recommended for the best experience.
  • Latest Mozilla FireFox
  • Latest Microsoft Edge
  • Latest Apple Safari
Basic Software Requirements (These are recommendations of software to use):
  • Office suite software (Microsoft Office, OpenOffice, or LibreOffice)
  • PDF reader program (Adobe Reader, FoxIt)
  • Courses may require other software that is denoted in the above course outline.


** The course outlines displayed on this website are subject to change at any time without prior notice. **