• Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

CompTIA ITF+ helps professionals to decide if a career in IT is right for them or to develop a broader understanding of IT.

ITF+ is the only pre-career certification that helps students or career changers determine if they have a competency for information technology and if it is the right career path for them.
ITF+ is the only single certification that covers all areas of IT foundations, creating a broader understanding of IT making it ideal for non-technical professionals.
ITF+ establishes an IT education framework for students in middle school and high school.

Learning Objectives

IT Concepts and Terminology: Comprehend notational systems, illustrate the basics of computing and explain the value of data and troubleshooting. Infrastructure: Know how to set up and install common peripheral devices to a laptop/PC or secure a basic wireless network. Applications and Software: Manage applications software, understand the various components of an operating system and explain the purpose of methods of application. Software Development: Comprehend programming language categories, interpret logic, and understand the purpose of programming. Database Fundamentals: Able to explain database concepts, structures, and purpose, as well as understands methods used to interface. Security: Understand confidentiality, integrity, and availability concerns of secure devices and best practice methods.

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.