IT Essentials Courses

Calgary IT Essentials: Fall 2018

IT Essentials: The fundamentals of connecting computers to networks Dates: immediate start available Price: $100 CAD


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Course Details

IT Essentials is delivered by YYC Net Lab via online self-study modules. Quizzes and practise exams run on simulation software provided with the course (Windows or Linux required). Final exams run on physical equipment.

Open Lab & Tutorial

The open lab & tutorial support runs every Tuesday from 4:30pm until 6:00pm – click for directions.

Early Enrolment

Early enrolment (before the official session start date) grants instant access to the course material — no waiting required! If you’re ready to take an exam during early enrolment, simply ask your instructor to activate it early. Early enrolment is encouraged for those seeking additional time to complete the coursework.

Course Exams

Final exams typically run during the last full weekend of the session, and may be adjusted to accommodate statutory holidays. Each course concludes with two exams: one written exam and one lab exam. Please review the Final Exams Requirements & Booking Details prior to registration.

Certification Exams

The Cisco Networking Academy IT Essentials curriculum is based on the popular CompTIA A+ vendor-neutral industry certification. A+ certification is scheduled through CompTIA and Pearson Vue. Your course mentor will advise on local certification options that best suit you. Typical certification fees run $200-$500 depending on the exams required.


IT Essentials: The fundamentals of connecting computers to networks Dates: September 15th through December 15th 2018 Price: $100 CAD


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