IT Support Specialist Traineeship – Cavan

IT Support Specialist (Traineeship) Full Time Award

Comptia A+, Network+


48 Weeks – Autumn 2017

Course Aims

The aim of the programme is to provide learners with the skills, knowledge and competency in installing and maintaining core hardware and operating systems. Learners will acquire the knowledge and skills needed to install, configure and troubleshoot topologies, protocols and standards, network implementation and network support. The course will aim to develop learners technical ability, skills, attitudes, personal effectiveness and job seeking skills.


Title Award Awarding Body
It Support Specialist Practical Application
Career Planning And Job Seeking Skills
Comptia Cloud Essentials & Cloud Virtualisation Cloud Essentials (CLO-001) CompTIA
It Support Specialist Communications
Network Mapping
It Support Specialist Workplace Competence Schedule
Comptia Network+ 2012 N10-006 CompTIA Network+ (N10-006) CompTIA
Comptia A+ 220-902 CompTIA A+ (220-902) CompTIA
Comptia A+ 220-901 CompTIA A+ (220-901) CompTIA


Education: Applicants should have completed the Leaving Certificate. Basic knowledge of computer applications and the internet is a requirement for this programme.
Aptitude: Applicants must successfully complete the identified aptitude test for this Programme. Good verbal and written communication skills are desirable. or Candidates who have achieved certificates in all of the following: Web Page Design 2 – FETAC and City & Guilds Using the Internet 2 – FETAC and City & Guilds Microcomputer Systems Installation and Maintenance 2 – FETAC
Previous Experience: Applicants should have experience of using computers and be familiar with the use of basic computer packages.