I.T. Fundamentals

Course Description

“I want to make a career change.  I keep hearing about all these jobs in Information Technology.  Is a career in IT the right choice for me?”

If you’ve ever asked yourself that question, this course is for you.   Our I.T. Fundamentals course is a quick introduction to the world of Information Technology and Computer Support.

Completing this course will make students eligible for the CompTIA IT Fundamental Certification.   This course can also count towards credits in our long-term Computer Support Specialist program.

This training will cover

  • Hardware
  • Peripherals (Screens, speakers etc)
  • Operating Systems
  • Virtualization
  • Installation and Configuration
  • Applications
  • File Systems
  • File Management
  • Commands and Scripting
  • Networking
  • Security
  • Support
  • Safety
  • Mobile Devices

Program Information

Program Length- Six Weeks
Start Date- Round One: August 7th – September 15th. Round Two: November 6th to December 20th.
Time- Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays,  9:30 AM – 11:30 AM.
Cost- This professional development course is offered free of charge, but priority enrollment is given to low-income students.
Employment- If desired, students are provided with individualized career support including assistance finding internships, job searching, developing résumés, cover letters and LinkedIn profiles, and preparing for interviews.
For more information or to enroll- Contact Stephanie Hobot at 612.341.3358, x126 or by email at stephanieh@aioic.org.

Or fill out the form below for information. Filling out the form is not enrollment in the class. It is simply a way to receive your contact information.

This course is made possible through a grant from the Minnesota Job Skills Partnership.

About Takoda Institute

Takoda Institute is a division of American Indian OIC, founded in 1979 and is an accredited post-secondary institution. Takoda Institute provides programs in Business, Information Technology and Health Care careers.

Contact Information

1845 East Franklin Avenue | Minneapolis, MN 55404 | View on a Map
Phone: 612-341-3358 | Fax: 612-341-3766 | Email: stephanieh@aioic.org