Microsoft Technology Associate: IT Infrastructure (Distance Learning)

Start Date: This course has multiple entry points throughout the year Please call 0191 200 4000 or email enquiries@ncgdirect.co.uk for more information.

Duration: 12 Months

Venue: Distance Learning

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Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) is a recommended entry point into IT certification and job preparation.

If you are just starting your IT career path or are looking to enhance your understanding of IT fundamentals, MTA certification can validate your core knowledge and, as an industry-recognized credential, it can also enhance your credibility.

Pass just one exam and you’ll earn an MTA certification, taking your first step toward building a career in technology—or enhancing your career in business. Learn more at www.microsoft.com/learning/mta

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MTA IT Infrastructure — for those intending to build a career in desktop or server infrastructure or private cloud computing.

If you’re new to technology, start with MTA training and certification, allowing you to explore career options in IT and validate your understanding of core concepts in IT infrastructure, databases and software development.

They’ll also help prepare you for more advanced technology education and certifications. If you’re a business learner, consider MTA as a degree enrichment opportunity that provides you with a core understanding of how technology impacts business.

MTA certification provides that essential “first step” and the baseline understanding you need to successfully pursue advanced certifications such as the MCSA, MCSE and MCSD.

If you’re a business professional looking to develop or enhance your IT skills, MTA training and certification can give you the fundamental IT knowledge you need to contribute to business and technology decisions in a more meaningful way. 

MTA - IT Infrastructure

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Your certification is earned by passing any one exam from the following list of courses

Windows Operating System Fundamentals | MTA Exam 98-349

This MTA Training course helps you prepare for Microsoft Technology Associate Exam 98-349 and build an understanding of these topics: Operating System Configurations, Installing and Upgrading Client Systems, Managing Applications, Managing Files and Folders, Managing Devices, and Operating System Maintenance. This course leverages the same content as found in the Microsoft Official Academic Course (MOAC) for this exam.


After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Understand Operating System Configurations
  • Install and Upgrade Client Systems
  • Manage Applications
  • Manage Files and Folders
  • Manage Devices
  • Understand Operating System Maintenance

 

  • Session 1: Introducing, Installing, and Upgrading Windows 7
  • Session 2: Introducing, Installing, and Upgrading Windows 7
  • Session 3: Understanding Native Applications, Tools, Mobility, and Remote Management and Assistance
  • Session4: Managing Applications, Services, Folders, and Libraries
  • Session 5: Managing Devices
  • Session 6: Understanding File and Print Sharing
  • Session 7: Maintaining, Updating, and Protecting Windows 7
  • Session8: Understanding Backup and Recovery Method 

Windows Server Administration Fundamentals | MTA Exam 98-365

This MTA Training course helps you prepare for Microsoft Technology Associate Exam 98-365, and build an understanding of these topics: Server Installation, Server Roles, Active Directory, Storage, Server Performance Management, and Server Maintenance. This course leverages the same content as found in the Microsoft Official Academic Course (MOAC) for this exam.

  • Session1: Server Overview
  • Session 2: Managing Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Session 3: Managing Storage
  • Session 4: Monitoring and Troubleshooting Servers
  • Session 5: Essential Services
  • Session  6: File and Print Services
  • Session 7: Popular Windows Network Services and Applications

After you’ve completed the course | Learners will be able to - Understand Server Installation, Understand Server Roles, Understand Active Directory, Understand Storage, Understand Server Performance Management, Understand Server Performance Management
 

Networking Fundamentals | MTA Exam 98-366

This MTA Training course helps you prepare for Microsoft Technology Associate Exam 98-366, and build an understanding of these topics: Network Infrastructures, Network Hardware, and Protocols and Services. This course leverages the same content as found in the Microsoft Official Academic Course (MOAC) for this exam.

  • Session 1: Understanding Local Area Networking
  • Session 2: Defining Networks with the OSI Model
  • Session 3: Understanding Wired and Wireless Networks
  • Session  4: Understanding Internet Protocol
  • Session 5: Implementing TCP/IP in the Command Line
  • Session 6: Working with Networking Services
  • Session  7: Understanding Wide Area Networks
  • Session  8: Defining Network Infrastructures and Network Security

 

Security Fundamentals | MTA Exam 98-367

This MTA Training course helps you prepare for Microsoft Technology Associate Exam 98-367, and build an understanding of these topics: Security Layers, Operating System Security, Network Security, Security Software. This course leverages the same content as found in the Microsoft Official Academic Course (MOAC) for this exam.

  • Session 1: Understanding Security Layers
  • Session 2: Authentication, Authorization, and Accounting.
  • Session  3: Understanding Security Policies
  • Session 4: Understanding Network Security
  • Session  5: Protecting the Server and Client

 

  • A Personal On-line Tutor who will guide and support you through your studies
  • Learner view is where you can access your course site, set targets, view tutor notes and access assessments grades.

NCG On-line Course Site
You will have access to a course site which will contain all the necessary learning materials, tools, support and information required to enable you to successively complete your course.

 

You will be assessed by an exam

NCG Direct FdA – Professional IT Practice

MTA certification proves to employers that you understand the critical role that IT plays in business and that you have enhanced your professional skills with a working knowledge of IT.

The demand for technology skills is high and going higher. A European Union IDC study* estimates that by the year 2015, 90% of the workforce will be required to have base-level technology skills.

Microsoft technology powers businesses in every industry around the world, specializing in Microsoft products and technologies will help you stay marketable in virtually any industry.

No formal pre-requisites. These qualifications do however assume some hands-on experience or training but does not assume on-the-job experience.

£ 395.00

No additional costs other than your initial course fees

The course costs can be covered over 4 monthly installments.

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