• Classroom
  • Online, Instructor-Led
  • Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

This course introduces students to basic computer skills needed to succeed in today's modern work environment.

Learning Objectives

Course Objectives:

  • Typing
  • Basic Computer Concepts (Components, Powering On/Off, Resetting, Mouse, USB and other slots, etc.)
  • Windows
  • The Desktop
  • File Management
  • Internet and Email
  • Computer Safety and Cleaning (Viruses, etc.)
  • Understanding Applications
  • Basic Microsoft Office skills in Word and Outlook.

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.

Feedback

If you would like to provide feedback for this course, please e-mail the NICCS SO at NICCS@hq.dhs.gov.