IT Support Specialist


Start date: 17 Feb 2020
Duration: 1 year
Class times:  Weekdays

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About this course

This one-year full-time programme is based on the international certification requirements of Microsoft, CompTIA and ICDL and is designed to equip learners who have the interest and technical aptitude with the skills and knowledge to be employed in the IT field.

What you will learn

Learners will get a thorough grounding in IT and networking to prepare them to succeed in the external international exams. Learners will also get hands-on hardware and technology experience giving them the necessary competence and confidence in the workplace.

Modules: ICDL (International Computer Driving License), CompTIA A+ (Hardware & Operating Systems), CompTIA Network+, CompTIA Security+, CompTIA Linux+, Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA): Cloud Fundamentals (Exam 98-369) and Windows Server Administration Fundamentals (Exam 98-365).

Certification and accreditation

The aim of the programme is to prepare you for the external examinations through tuition, practice and assessments. On passing the external exams, students qualify for the relevant external ICDL, CompTIA and Microsoft certifications.

Microsoft, CompTIA and ICDL certifications remain the standard by which IT professionals stand out from their peers. CompTIA is the leading provider of vendor-neutral IT certifications worldwide. Microsoft certifications validate the core technical skills required to build a sustainable career in IT and open the door to multiple career paths.

UniCollege provides tuition towards these external qualifications and is an authorised CompTIA delivery partnerMicrosoft Imagine Academy member and Pearson VUE testing centre.