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CompTIA® IT Fundamentals

Course number : 2040040   ID : 18992    Section Number : 01L
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Learn@Home and On Campus (Hybrid – Instructor-led)

Considering a career in IT but aren’t sure where to start? CompTIA® IT Fundamentals (ITF+) is the only pre-career certification that helps students or career changers determine if they have competency for IT and if it’s the right career path for them. ITF+ covers all areas of IT foundations, creating a broader understanding of IT. It’s ideal for non-technical professionals. ITF+ provides a foundation for CompTIA® A+ or CompTIA® Network+. Learn more about the CompTIA IT Fundamentals (ITF+) Certification

Through presentations, demonstrations, and knowledge-based exercises, you will gain a fundamental understanding of computer hardware, operating systems, computer application software, networking technologies and protocols, web browsers, identifying security risks, troubleshooting errors, and system maintenance. You will also learn about cutting-edge technologies such as cloud computing and virtualization. 

Prerequisite: Basic knowledge of PCs.

What is Included: Digital textbook, CertMaster, and industry certification exam voucher.

What is Expected: You must attend 70% of all scheduled class hours, complete any requirements set by the instructor, and sit for the Industry Credential exam within 30 days after the class ends.
This course is FREE for eligible students! 
Financial assistance is available to cover the tuition of this course. Complete this Interest Form to see if you qualify.

Class Details

10 Session(s)
Days of the Week :Multiple Days of the Week :
  Weekly - Mon, Wed.  
  Weekly - Mon, Wed.  

Location : Multiple Location : 
  NOVA Reston Center
  NOVA Workforce Online Class.

Instructor : Michael Williams 

CEUs : 3



Please read:  Learn@Home & On Campus (Hybrid - Instructor-led): This class has multiple schedules and locations. Class meets on campus, on the days, times, and location listed on the class schedule. Please follow COVID-related health and safety guidelines while on NOVA premises. Please stay home if you feel ill.

The class also meets online in real-time via Zoom on the days and times listed on the class schedule as NOVA Workforce Online Class. Your instructor will facilitate live online lectures and discussions. Reliable internet access and a Zoom-capable device are required. See Zoom Class Requirements for more details.

Note: Should local conditions change requiring restrictions related to COVID-19, the class will switch to fully-remote delivery or put on pause.

This class requires the use of your myNOVA account and the CANVAS online classroom. Please follow these instructions on how to activate your myNOVA account before the first day of class: How to access myNOVA and Canvas

This class requires the use of classroom computers. You must use your myNOVA account to log on to computers.



Schedule Information

Skip dates: (No class on 06/19/2023, 07/03/2023)

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s) Instructional Method
6/12/2023 - 7/12/2023 Weekly - Mon, Wed 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM VIRTUAL-ONLINE, NOVA Workforce Online Class  Map, Room: Online Michael Williams  Lecture
7/17/2023 - 7/19/2023 Weekly - Mon, Wed 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM Reston, NOVA Reston Center  Map, Room: RES-210 Michael Williams  Lecture

Other Class Offerings

CompTIA® IT Fundamentals
ID: 19240

06/26/23 - 06/30/23
Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
5 sessions.

NOVA Workforce Online Class


CompTIA® IT Fundamentals
ID: 18993

07/22/23 - 08/19/23
5 sessions.


Tony Rivera

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