IT Professional

R12 778.50

Accredited by CompTIA, Cisco, and VMWare, this course prepares candidates to be certified IT Professionals. This is a badge of skill that will assist successful candidates to find work in the field of information technology.

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Certificate Certified by Optimi College

Course code: C01098

 

Subjects:

CompTIA A+ 220-1101 (Core 1)

CompTIA A+ 220-1101: Installing Hardware and Display Components
CompTIA A+ 220-1101: Laptops Features and Mobile Device Types
CompTIA A+ 220-1101: Accessories and Mobile Device Synchronization
CompTIA A+ 220-1101: Mobile Device Network Connectivity and Application Support
CompTIA A+ 220-1101: TCP and UDP ports
CompTIA A+ 220-1101: Networking
CompTIA A+ 220-1101: Configuring a Wired/Wireless Network
CompTIA A+ 220-1101: Wireless Networking Protocols
CompTIA A+ 220-1101: Network Hosts
CompTIA A+ 220-1101: Implementing Network Concepts
CompTIA A+ 220-1101: Network Types
CompTIA A+ 220-1101: Networking Tools
CompTIA A+ 220-1101: Basic Cable Types
CompTIA A+ 220-1101: Connectors
CompTIA A+ 220-1101: Random Access Memory
CompTIA A+ 220-1101: Storage Solutions
CompTIA A+ 220-1101: Working with Motherboards, CPUs, & Add-On Cards
CompTIA A+ 220-1101: Working with Peripheral Devices
CompTIA A+ 220-1101: Power Supplies
CompTIA A+ 220-1101: Common Devices
CompTIA A+ 220-1101: Custom PC configuration
CompTIA A+ 220-1101: SOHO Devices
CompTIA A+ 220-1101: Printers
CompTIA A+ 220-1101: Cloud Computing
CompTIA A+ 220-1101: Virtualization
CompTIA A+ 220-1101: Resolving Problems
CompTIA A+ 220-1101: Troubleshooting
CompTIA A+ 220-1101: Troubleshooting Printers

CompTIA A+ 220-1102 (Core 2)

CompTIA A+ 220-1102: Comparing Common Operating Systems
CompTIA A+ 220-1102: Microsoft Operating System Installation & Upgrade
CompTIA A+ 220-1102: Microsoft Command Line Tools
CompTIA A+ 220-1102: MS Operating System Administrative Tools
CompTIA A+ 220-1102: Windows Control Panel Utilities
CompTIA A+ 220-1102: Application Installation, Networking, & Tools
CompTIA A+ 220-1102: Security Fundamentals
CompTIA A+ 220-1102: Critical Security Concepts
CompTIA A+ 220-1102: Software Troubleshooting
CompTIA A+ 220-1102: Operational Procedures Best Practices
CompTIA A+ 220-1102: System Utilities

CompTIA N+ N10-008

CompTIA Network+ N10-008: OSI Model Layers & Data Encapsulation
CompTIA Network+ N10-008: Network Types
CompTIA Network+ N10-008: Cables & Connectors
CompTIA Network+ N10-008: IP Addressing Schemes and Subnetting
CompTIA Network+ N10-008: Well-known Port & Protocols
CompTIA Network+ N10-008: Registered Ports
CompTIA Network+ N10-008: Networks Services & Data Center Architectures
CompTIA Network+ N10-008: Cloud Concepts
CompTIA Network+ N10-008: Network Implementations
CompTIA Network+ N10-008: Ethernet Switching & Wireless Standards
CompTIA Network+ N10-008: Network Operations
CompTIA Network+ N10-008: Disaster Recovery & High Availability Concepts
CompTIA Network+ N10-008: Security Concepts & Threats
CompTIA Network+ N10-008: Physical Security & Network Hardening
CompTIA Network+ N10-008: Network Troubleshooting Methodologies & Tools
CompTIA Network+ N10-008: Troubleshooting Network Issues

CompTIA Server+ SK0-005

CompTIA Server+: System Hardware
CompTIA Server+: System Software
CompTIA Server+: Server Functions and Network Essentials
CompTIA Server+: Storage
CompTIA Server+: IT Environment
CompTIA Server+: Disaster Recovery
CompTIA Server+: Troubleshooting
CompTIA Server+: Network and Storage Troubleshooting

CompTIA Security+ SY0-701

CompTIA Security+ SY0-701: Security Goals & Controls
CompTIA Security+ SY0-701: Fundamental Security Concepts
CompTIA Security+ SY0-701: Practical Cryptography
CompTIA Security+ SY0-701: Threat Actors & Vectors
CompTIA Security+ SY0-701: Survey of Malicious Activities
CompTIA Security+ SY0-701: Mitigation Techniques
CompTIA Security+ SY0-701: Architecture & Infrastructure Concepts
CompTIA Security+ SY0-701: Enterprise Infrastructure Security Principles
CompTIA Security+ SY0-701: Data Protection Concepts & Strategies
CompTIA Security+ SY0-701: Resilience & Recovery

CompTIA Linux+ XK0-005

CompTIA Linux+ XK0-005: Introduction to Linux & the Command Line
CompTIA Linux+ XK0-005: Managing Users & Groups
CompTIA Linux+ XK0-005: File Access & Permissions
CompTIA Linux+ XK0-005: Disk Partitions & File Systems
CompTIA Linux+ XK0-005: Logical Volumes & Filesystem Hierarchy
CompTIA Linux+ XK0-005: Using vi/vim to Edit Files
CompTIA Linux+ XK0-005: Locating & Manipulating Files
CompTIA Linux+ XK0-005: Boot Process & Kernel
CompTIA Linux+ XK0-005: Graphical User Interfaces
CompTIA Linux+ XK0-005: Managing Services
CompTIA Linux+ XK0-005: Troubleshooting Services
CompTIA Linux+ XK0-005: Managing & Configuring Hardware
CompTIA Linux+ XK0-005: TCP/IP & Networking

CCNA 200-301

CCNA 2020: Networking Components
CCNA 2020: Networking Components – NGFW, NGIPS, & Cisco DNA Center
CCNA 2020: WLCs, Access Points, Servers, & Endpoints
CCNA 2020: Network Topology Architectures
CCNA 2020: Network Topology Architectures – WAN, Cloud, & SOHO
CCNA 2020: Layer 1 Interfaces & Cabling
CCNA 2020: Layer 1 Physical & Configuration Issues
CCNA 2020: Networking Protocols
CCNA 2020: IP Addressing Basics & Configuration
CCNA 2020: IPv4 Subnetting
CCNA 2020: IPv6 Addressing & Configuration
CCNA 2020: Virtualization Concepts
CCNA 2020: Network Access, VLAN Configuration, & Interswitch Connectivity
CCNA 2020: L2 Discovery Protocols & L2 and L3 EtherChannel Configuration
CCNA 2020: Spanning Tree Protocol
CCNA 2020: Cisco Wireless Architecture & WLAN Components
CCNA 2020: Cisco WLC Configuration & Wireless Management Access
CCNA 2020: Static Routing
CCNA 2020: Dynamic Routing
CCNA 2020: Configuring & Verifying NAT
CCNA 2020: NTP, DNS, & DHCP
CCNA 2020: SNMP, Syslog, & PHB for QoS
CCNA 2020: Configuring SSH, FTP, & TFTP
CCNA 2020: IT Security Concepts
CCNA 2020: Security Program & Password Policy Components
CCNA 2020: AAA Security & VPN Types
CCNA 2020: Configuring & Verifying ACLs
CCNA 2020: Configuring Port Security, DHCP Snooping, & DAI
CCNA 2020: Automation, Network Programmability, & SDN Architectures
CCNA 2020: APIs & Cisco DNA Center
CCNA 2020: Configuration Management & JSON Encoded Data

CCNP (Cisco Certified Network Professional)

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) 350-401: Implementing and Operating Cisco Enterprise Network Core Technologies (ENCOR)
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) 300-410: Implementing Cisco Enterprise Advanced Routing and Services (ENARSI)

Azure Fundamentals (AZ-900)

Azure Fundamentals: Cloud Computing
Azure Fundamentals: The Ecosystem
Azure Fundamentals: Storage Components
Azure Fundamentals: Network Components
Azure Fundamentals: Virtual Machines
Azure Fundamentals: Database Solutions
Azure Fundamentals: Big Data Analytics
Azure Fundamentals: IoT & AI
Azure Fundamentals: Azure Data Privacy
Azure Fundamentals: Azure Network Security
Azure Fundamentals: Azure Security Services
Azure Fundamentals: Monitoring the Azure Environment

Microsoft Azure Administrator (AZ-104)

AZ-104 – Microsoft Azure Administrator: Subscriptions
AZ-104 – Microsoft Azure Administrator: Azure Monitoring
AZ-104 – Microsoft Azure Administrator: Azure Storage Accounts
AZ-104 – Microsoft Azure Administrator: Azure Import/Export
AZ-104 – Microsoft Azure Administrator: Azure Virtual Machines (VMs)
AZ-104 – Microsoft Azure Administrator: Managing Azure Virtual Machines
AZ-104 – Microsoft Azure Administrator: Azure Virtual Machine Templates
AZ-104 – Microsoft Azure Administrator: Azure Backup and Recovery
AZ-104 – Microsoft Azure Administrator: Azure Virtual Networks
AZ-104 – Microsoft Azure Administrator: Azure Virtual Network Connectivity
AZ-104 – Microsoft Azure Administrator: Azure Network Monitoring
AZ-104 – Microsoft Azure Administrator: Integrating Azure On-Premise & Virtual Networks
AZ-104 – Microsoft Azure Administrator: Azure Name Resolution & Network Security
AZ-104 – Microsoft Azure Administrator: Azure Load Balancer
AZ-104 – Microsoft Azure Administrator: Azure Active Directory
AZ-104 – Microsoft Azure Administrator: Azure AD Objects
AZ-104 – Microsoft Azure Administrator: Azure Hybrid Identities
AZ-104 – Microsoft Azure Administrator: Azure Multi-Factor Authentication
AZ-104 – Microsoft Azure Administrator: Azure Policies

Azure Architect (AZ-300)

AZ-300 – Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies: Managing Azure
AZ-300 – Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies: Architecting Azure Storage
AZ-300 – Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies: Architect Azure Networking
AZ-300 – Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies: Azure Virtual Machines
AZ-300 – Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies: Azure Files and Databases
AZ-300 – Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies: Azure Active Directory
AZ-300 – Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies: Azure AD Connect
AZ-300 – Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies: Azure AD MFA
AZ-300 – Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies: Azure Remote Connectivity
AZ-300 – Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies: Azure Roles and Policies
AZ-300 – Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies: High Availability
AZ-300 – Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies: Azure Monitoring
AZ-300 – Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies: Managing Azure Costs
AZ-300 – Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies: DevOps & Azure
AZ-300 – Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies: Azure Web Apps
AZ-300 – Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies: Architecting Azure Solutions

Microsoft Azure Architect Design (AZ-305)

AZ-305 – Microsoft Azure Architect Design: Azure Storage Design
AZ-305 – Microsoft Azure Architect Design: Azure Network Design
AZ-305 – Microsoft Azure Architect Design: Azure Compute Design
AZ-305 – Microsoft Azure Architect Design: Azure VPN Design
AZ-305 – Microsoft Azure Architect Design: Azure AD & RBAC Design
AZ-305 – Microsoft Azure Architect Design: Azure AD Connect, MFA, & SSO Design
AZ-305 – Microsoft Azure Architect Design: Azure AD Permissions Design
AZ-305 – Microsoft Azure Architect Design: Azure App Design
AZ-305 – Microsoft Azure Architect Design: Azure Key Vault and Key Design
AZ-305 – Microsoft Azure Architect Design: Azure Migration Planning
AZ-305 – Microsoft Azure Architect Design: Azure Cost Management
AZ-305 – Microsoft Azure Architect Design: Azure Policy Planning
AZ-305 – Microsoft Azure Architect Design: Azure Site Recovery Design
AZ-305 – Microsoft Azure Architect Design: Azure DevOps Planning
AZ-305 – Microsoft Azure Architect Design: Azure Service Design Part 2

MCSA/MCSE 2016

70-740: Installation, Storage and Compute with Windows Server 2016
70-741: Networking with Windows Server 2016
70-742: Identity with Windows Server 2016
70-743: Designing and Implementing Cloud Data Platform Solutions

VMware vSphere 7

vSphere 7 Overview
vSphere 7 Installation
vSphere 7 Virtual Machine Creation
vSphere 7 Networking
vSphere 7 Storage
vSphere 7 Virtual Machine Management
vSphere 7 High Availability Clusters
vSphere 7 Distributed Resource Scheduler (DRS)
vSphere 7 Resource Management
vSphere 7 Monitoring and Compliance
vSphere 7 Update Manager

The ability to read and write in English.

Learners must be at least 16 years of age.

Expertise level: Beginner

 

Further articulation options:

Upon completion of this skills course, students can continue with the Portfolio of Evidence for the qualification title National Certificate: Information Technology: Systems Support, NQF level 5, SAQA ID: 48573.

Entrance requirements for the Portfolio of Evidence: Foundational skills in English and Mathematics at NQF level 4 (equivalent to Grade 12 proficiency in Mathematics).

Course type: Industry endorsed

Industry partner: CompTIA

Certification: Certificate confirming course completion.

Certification issued by: Optimi College

Assessment information:

  • Continuous online assessments.

 

Exam information:

  • Exam: CompTIA A+ Core 1
    • Passing score: 675 (on a scale of 100-900)
  • Exam: CompTIA A+ Core 2
    • Passing score: 700 (on a scale of 100-900)
  • Exam: CompTIA Network+
    • Passing score: 720 (on a scale of 100-900)
  • Exam: CompTIA Security+
    • Passing score: 750 (on a scale of 100-900)
  • Exam: CompTIA Server+
    • Passing score: 750 (on a scale of 100-900)
  • Exam fees are not included in the course fee.

 

Portfolio of Evidence (PoE) information:

  • A learning assumption of this qualification is foundational skills in English and Mathematics at NQF level 4. Further learning assumed is the ability to use a personal computer competently.
  • Qualification title: National Certificate: Information Technology: Systems Support, NQF level 5, SAQA ID: 48573, Minimum credits: 147.
  • The Portfolio of Evidence fee is not included in course fee.

Course fee: R12 778.50

Deposit: R2 200.00

Monthly instalment: R881.54

Payment duration: 12 months

Study duration: You will have course access for 12 months. To complete the course, we recommend a total of 360 hours of study, e.g. study 1 hour per day and complete your course in 12 months.

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