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Techtorium Career Changer Courses

Over the age of 18 and want to gain new skills or pursue a new career? We are offering two FREE short courses to help you either gain the basic IT skills or upskill your current IT knowledge.

 

Information Technology is an exciting, fast-paced industry for anyone who loves technology. Our short courses will give you an insight into the world of IT. The courses cover a variety of topics that are designed to give you an overview of what is to come in our full-time programmes.

 

We have two courses you complete, our IT beginner course, to help beginners gain fundamental skills of IT, and IT Upskill course, for those looking to take existing IT skills to the next level.

IT Beginner 

 

This course is designed for someone who is 18+ and has little to no knowledge of computers and different aspects of IT and is looking to spark an interest or learn new skills regarding IT.

 

DATE: 17th – 19th November 

TIME: 11:30am – 2:30pm

WHERE: Techtorium, 182 Broadway, Newmarket

COST: FREE!

 

A laptop will be provided for you during the course, all you will need to bring is yourself!

Overview

DAY 1: Computer Fundamentals 

Learning Outcome 1: Learn how computers work, what is the CPU, RAM, and hard drives

 

Learning Outcome 2: Learn to understand what Windows does

Day 2: Unpacking the Internet

Learning Outcome 1: Learn how computers communicate on a network

 

Learning Outcome 2: Learn what an IP address is and how it is used on a network

Day 3: Explore the world of Wireless communication

Learning Outcome 1: Learn how Wi-Fi works

 

Learning Outcome 2: Learn how a Wifi device work

What you’ll learn

  • To disassemble and reassemble a computer
  • Install & configure an operating system and
    application software
  • Configuring network, security, and storage
    options for computers
  • Understanding network address structure.
    IP address etc.

  • A brief overview of how you can use
    Virtualisation to install operating systems.
  • What is an IP Address?
  • How the internet works
  • Understand and configure wireless networking
    (Internet connection)
  • Networking concepts

IT UPSKILL

This course is designed for an 18+ competent user of computers with a beginner to intermediate understanding of key IT components who are looking to improve their understanding and knowledge in IT to the next level.

 

DATE: 1st – 3rd December 

TIME: 5:30pm – 8:30pm

WHERE: Techtorium, 182 Broadway, Newmarket

COST: FREE!

 

A laptop will be provided for you during the course, all you will need to bring is yourself!

Day 1: Networking

Learning Outcome 1: Networking Fundamentals – Learn how about TCP/IP and other network connections

 

Learning Outcome 2: Network Infrastructure – Learn how to troubleshoot networks and basic network security

Day 2: Wifi, Data & Security

Learning Outcome 1: Learn about threats, attacks & vulnerabilities

 

Learning Outcome 2: Learn about Wifi Standards, protocols, their configuration, and about different traffic types that facilitate communication on a computer network

Day 3: Virtualisation & Cloud Computing

Learning Outcome 1: Learn about cloud computing and looking at why virtualisation is important

 

Learning Outcome 2: Learn about servers and server configurations in a virtual and cloud environment

What you’ll learn

  • Virtualisation
  • Introduction to networking
  • Networking Devices
  • Networking topologies
  • Data communication (Port and Services)

  • Introduction to network traffics
  • Network Connectivity
    • Wired
    • Wireless
  • Fundamentals of networking (Configuration) in a virtual environment
  • Internet of things

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