This course is free for job-seekers. Sign up at your local Department of Social Protection or Intreo office. (Click here to find your local office.)

Please quote course code: N29

You will be enrolled on the entry course Windows OS Fundamentals (MTA 98-349 SRV) - N29 from here you will be accessed as to the most appropriate course for you within this programme.

This online training course will provide you with the skills, knowledge and competency you need to install, configure, optimise and manage Windows 2012 in a server environment.

This course is the first of three Microsoft-certified professional (MCP) courses – along with Administering Windows server 2012 and Configuring advanced Window server 2012 services – that lead to a Microsoft-certified solutions associate (MCSA) certification. An MCSA Windows Server 2012 certification qualifies you for a position as a network or computer systems administrator or as a computer network specialist.

The exam for this course will measure your ability to accomplish the technical tasks listed below (the exam includes content covering Windows server 2012 R2):

  • Install and configure servers (15-20%)
  • Configure server roles and features (15-20%)
  • Configure Hyper-V (15-20%)
  • Deploy and configure core network services (15-20%)
  • Install and administer Active Directory (15-20%)
  • Create and manage Group Policy (15-20%)

The percentages indicate the relative weight of each major topic area on the exam. The higher the percentage, the more questions there are likely to be on that content area. Please note that the questions are not limited to the topics listed. Click here for more information.

Before you enrol on this course, we recommend that students should already have Microsoft technology associate (MTA) certification or relevant experience.

During this course, you will receive:

  • All course content
  • Practice exercises and quizzes
  • A practice exam 
  • A certification exam voucher for exam 70-410 (repeat exam(s), if applicable, are not included – job-seekers can repeat the exam once without charge)

Test centres may charge an administration fee. This is not covered in the course price – job-seekers do not have to pay this fee. 

Exam: MCP 70-410

Exam retirement date: No date set

Recommended duration: 26 weeks

Cost: €270 (free for job-seekers)

Fee paying information: Click here

Prerequisites: The following Microsoft Technolgy Associate modules or equivalent qualifications and/or experience. Windows OS Fundamentals (MTA 98-349 SRV)Windows Server Administration Fundamentals (MTA 98-365 SRV)Security Fundamentals (MTA 98-367 SRV)Networking Fundamentals (MTA 98-366 SRV)

This course is free for job-seekers. Sign up at your local Department of Social Protection or Intreo office. (Click here to find your local office.)

Please quote course code: N29

You will be enrolled on the entry course Windows OS Fundamentals (MTA 98-349 SRV) - N29 from here you will be accessed as to the most appropriate course for you within this programme.

This online training course will provide you with the skills, knowledge and competency needed to install, configure, optimise and manage Windows 2012 in a server environment.

This course is the second of three Microsoft-certified professional (MCP) courses – along with Installing and configuring Windows server 2012 and Configuring advanced Window server 2012 services – that lead to a Microsoft-certified solutions associate (MCSA) certification. An MCSA Windows Server 2012 certification qualifies you for a position as a network or computer systems administrator or as a computer network specialist.

The exam for this course will measure your ability to accomplish the technical tasks listed below (the exam includes content covering Windows server 2012 R2):

  • Deploy, manage and maintain servers (15-20%)
  • Configure file and print services (15–20%)
  • Configure network services and access (15–20%)
  • Configure a network policy server (NPS) infrastructure (10–15%)
  • Configure and manage Active Directory (10–15%)
  • Configure and manage Group Policy (15–20%)

The percentages indicate the relative weight of each major topic area on the exam. The higher the percentage, the more questions there are likely to be on that content area. Please note that the questions are not limited to the topics listed. Click here for more information.

Before you enrol on this course, we recommend that students should already have Microsoft technology associate (MTA) certification or relevant experience.

During the course, you will receive:

  • All course content
  • Practice exercises and quizzes
  • A practice exam 
  • A certification exam voucher for exam 70-411 (repeat exam(s), if applicable, are not included – job-seekers can repeat the exam once without charge)

Test centres may charge an administration fee. This is not covered in the course price – job-seekers do not have to pay this fee. 

Exam: MCP 70-411

Exam retirement date: No date set

Recommended duration: 26 weeks

Cost: €270 (free for job-seekers)

Fee paying information: Click here

Prerequisites: The following Microsoft Technolgy Associate modules or equivalent qualifications and/or experience. Windows OS Fundamentals (MTA 98-349 SRV)Windows Server Administration Fundamentals (MTA 98-365 SRV)Security Fundamentals (MTA 98-367 SRV)Networking Fundamentals (MTA 98-366 SRV)70-410 Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012

This course is free for job-seekers. Sign up at your local Department of Social Protection or Intreo office. (Click here to find your local office.)

Please quote course code: N29

You will be enrolled on the entry course Windows OS Fundamentals (MTA 98-349 SRV) - N29 from here you will be accessed as to the most appropriate course for you within this programme.

This online training course will provide you with the skills, knowledge and competency needed to install, configure, optimise and manage Windows 2012 in a server environment.

This course is the third of three Microsoft-certified professional (MCP) courses – along with Installing and configuring Windows server 2012 and Administering Windows server 2012 – that lead to a Microsoft-certified solutions associate (MCSA) certification. An MCSA Windows Server 2012 certification qualifies you for a position as a network or computer systems administrator or as a computer network specialist.

The exam for this course will measure your ability to accomplish the technical tasks listed below (the exam includes content covering Windows server 2012 R2):

  • Configure and manage high availability (15–20%)
  • Configure file and storage solutions (15–20%)
  • Implement business continuity and disaster recovery (15–20%)
  • Configure network services (15–20%)
  • Configure the Active Directory infrastructure (15–20%)
  • Configure identity and access solutions (15–20%)

The percentages indicate the relative weight of each major topic area in the exam. The higher the percentage, the more questions there are likely to be on that content area. Please note that the questions are not limited to the topics listed. Click here for more information.

Before you enrol on this course, we recommended that students should have Microsoft technology associate (MTA) certification or relevant experience.

During the course, you will receive:

  • All course content
  • Practice exercises and quizzes
  • A practice exam 
  • A certification exam voucher for exam 70-412 (repeat exam(s), if applicable, are not included – job-seekers can repeat the exam once without charge)

Test centres may charge an administration fee. This is not covered in the course price – job-seekers do not have to pay this fee. 

Exam: MCP 70-412

Exam retirement date: No date set

Recommended duration: 26 weeks

Cost: €270 (free for job-seekers)

Fee paying information: Click here

Prerequisites: The following Microsoft Technology Associate modules or equivalent qualifications and/or experience. Windows OS Fundamentals (MTA 98-349 SRV)Windows Server Administration Fundamentals (MTA 98-365 SRV)Security Fundamentals (MTA 98-367 SRV)Networking Fundamentals (MTA 98-366 SRV)70-410 Installing and Configuring Windows Server 201270-411 Administering Windows Server 2012 R2.

 

This course is free for job-seekers. Sign up at your local Department of Social Protection or Intreo office. (Click here to find your local office.)

Please quote course code: N29

You will be enrolled on the entry course Windows OS Fundamentals (MTA 98-349 SRV) - N29 from here you will be accessed as to the most appropriate course for you within this programme.

This course will provide you with an understanding of fundamental networking concepts. It will prepare you for the Microsoft exam and is one of four Microsoft technology associate (MTA) modules recommended to learners.

MTA is a new entry-level credential from Microsoft that validates the foundational knowledge needed to take the first step towards building a successful career in technology.

The MTA certification programmes cover the baseline knowledge of building and managing Microsoft Windows servers, Windows-based network operating systems, Active Directory, account management and system recovery tools.

On this course, you will learn how to:

  • Understand local area networks (LANs)
  • Define networks with the open systems interconnect (OSI) model
  • Understand wired and wireless networks
  • Understand internet protocol (IP)
  • Implement transmission control protocol (TCP)/IP in the command line
  • Work with networking services
  • Understand wide area networks (WANs)
  • Define network infrastructures and network security

During the course, you will receive:

  • All course content
  • Practice exercises and quizzes
  • A practice exam
  • A certification exam voucher (repeat exam(s), if applicable, are not included – job-seekers can repeat the exam once without charge)

Test centres may charge an administration fee. This is not covered in the course price – job-seekers do not have to pay this fee. 

Exam:  MTA 98-366

Exam retirement date: No date set

Recommended duration: 16 weeks

Cost: €225 (free for job-seekers)

Fee paying information: Click here

Prerequisites: Windows OS Fundamentals (MTA 98-349) 

Possible progression: Microsoft-certified solutions associate (MCSA) Windows server 2012 course – before you enrol in the MCSA Windows server 2012 course, you must have MTA certification or relevant experience. The networking fundamentals course detailed above is one of four MTA modules. 

This course is free for job-seekers. Sign up at your local Department of Social Protection or Intreo office. (Click here to find your local office.)

Please quote course code: N29

You will be enrolled on the entry course Windows OS Fundamentals (MTA 98-349 SRV) - N29 from here you will be accessed as to the most appropriate course for you within this programme.

This course will provide you with the skills, knowledge and competence to accomplish tasks associated with the fundamentals of security layers, operating system security, network security and security software. It will prepare you for the Microsoft exam and is one of four Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) modules recommended to learners.

MTA is a new entry-level credential from Microsoft that validates the foundational knowledge needed to take the first step towards building a successful career in technology. The MTA certification programmes cover the baseline knowledge of building and managing Microsoft Windows servers, Windows-based network operating systems, Active Directory, account management and system recovery tools.

On this course, you will learn how about:

  • Security layers
  • Operating system security
  • Network Security
  • Security software

During the course, you will receive:

  • All course content
  • Practice exercises and quizzes
  • A practice exam
  • A certification exam voucher (repeat exam(s), if applicable, are not included – job-seekers can repeat the exam once without charge)

Test centres may charge an administration fee. This is not covered in the course price – job-seekers do not have to pay this fee. 

Exam:  MTA 98-367

Exam retirement date: No date set

Recommended duration: 16 Weeks

Cost: €225 (free for job-seekers)

Fee paying information: Click here

Prerequisites: Windows OS Fundamentals (MTA 98-349) 

Possible progression: Microsoft-certified solutions associate (MCSA) Windows server 2012 course – before you enrol in the MCSA Windows server 2012 course, you must have MTA certification or relevant experience. The security fundamentals course detailed above is one of four MTA modules.

This course is free for job-seekers. Sign up at your local Department of Social Protection or Intreo office. (Click here to find your local office.)

Please quote course code: N29 

This course will provide you with the skills, knowledge and competence to accomplish tasks associated with the fundamentals of Windows operating systems. It will prepare you for the Microsoft exam and is one of four Microsoft technology associate (MTA) modules recommended to learners.

MTA is a new entry-level credential from Microsoft that validates the foundational knowledge needed to take the first step towards building a successful career in technology. The MTA certification programmes cover the baseline knowledge of building and managing Microsoft Windows servers, Windows-based network operating systems, Active Directory, account management and system recovery tools.

On this course, you will learn how to:

  • Operate system configurations and maintenance
  • Install and upgrade client systems
  • Understand application installations
  • Manage files and folders
  • Manage and connect devices

If you successfully complete this course, you will receive a Windows OS fundamentals (MTA) certificate.

During this course, you will receive:

  • All course content
  • Practice exercises and quizzes
  • A practice exam
  • A certification exam voucher (repeat exam(s), if applicable, are not included – job-seekers can repeat the exam once without charge)

Test centres may charge an administration fee. This is not covered in the course price – job-seekers do not have to pay this fee. 

Exam:  MTA 98-349

Exam retirement date: To be determined

Recommended duration: 16 weeks

Cost: N/A – course due for retirement

Possible progression: Microsoft-certified solutions associate (MCSA) Windows server 2012 course – before you enrol in the MCSA Windows server 2012 course, you must have MTA certification or relevant experience. The OS fundamentals course detailed above is one of four MTA modules.

This course is free for job-seekers. Sign up at your local Department of Social Protection or Intreo office. (Click here to find your local office.)

Please quote course code: N29

You will be enrolled on the entry course Windows OS Fundamentals (MTA 98-349 SRV) - N29 from here you will be accessed as to the most appropriate course for you within this programme.

This course will provide you with the skills, knowledge and competence to accomplish tasks associated with the fundamentals of Windows server installation, the roles of the server, Active Directory, storage technologies, performance management and server maintenance. It will prepare you for the Microsoft exam and is one of four Microsoft technology associate (MTA) modules recommended to learners.

MTA is a new entry-level credential from Microsoft that validates the foundational knowledge needed to take the first step towards building a successful career in technology. The MTA certification programmes cover the baseline knowledge of building and managing Microsoft Windows servers, Windows-based network operating systems, Active Directory, account management and system recovery tools.

On this course, you will learn about:

  • Server installation
  • Server roles
  • Active Directory
  • Storage
  • Server performance management
  • Server maintenance

 During this course, you will receive:

  • All course content
  • Practice exercises and quizzes
  • A practice exam
  • A certification exam voucher (repeat exam(s), if applicable, are not included – job-seekers can repeat the exam once without charge)

Test centres may charge an administration fee. This is not covered in the course price – job-seekers do not have to pay this fee. 

Exam:  MTA 98-365

Exam retirement date: No date set

Recommended duration: 16 weeks

Cost: €225 (free to job-seekers)

Fee paying information: Click here

Prerequisites: Windows OS Fundamentals (MTA 98-349) 

Possible progression: Microsoft-certified solutions associate (MCSA) Windows server 2012 course – before you enrol in the MCSA Windows server 2012 course, you must have MTA certification or relevant experience. The server administration fundamentals course detailed above is one of four MTA modules.