Apple Server and Support Essentials 10.12 – macOS Sierra 101
Maryland, Virginia, Washington D.C., Virtually Online Live & On-Site
Apple macOS Server and Support Essentials 10.12 Course Description:
The Sierra 10.12 Bootcamp is a combined delivery of the Apple authorized Sierra 101 and Sierra 201 courses. This hands-on course provides an in-depth exploration of functionality and troubleshooting on macOS and the best methods for effectively supporting users of macOS systems. This course also gives technical coordinators and entry-level system administrators the skills, tools, and knowledge to implement and maintain a network that uses macOS Server. Students learn how to install and configure macOS Server to provide network-based services, such as file sharing and authentication. Tools for efficiently managing and deploying macOS and software updates are also covered. This course will prepare you for the Apple Certified Support Professional (ACSP) 10.12 certification or recertification.
Upon completion of the macOS Server Essentials 10.12 (Sierra 101 and 201) course, students will be able to:
-Use macOS Sierra tools and resources to troubleshoot macOS Sierra
-Understand macOS Sierra features and functionality, including how to find more information about macOS Sierra
-Prepare for Apple Certified Support Professional (ACSP) 10.12 certification
-Utilize the features of Server 5 for macOS
-Configure essential services on Server for macOS
-Use Server for macOS tools to monitor and troubleshoot services
-Use of Server for macOS to manage a small network of Macintosh computers and users
-Manage access to files and services
Prerequisites for Attending Apple macOS Server and Support Essentials 10.12:
Students must have a good working knowledge of computers, operating systems—Knowledge of macOS—using a mouse, keyboard, standard menus and commands. Students must be able to open, save, and close applications, files, as well as navigate to other folders. Also, student need: basic macOS knowledge, basic troubleshooting experience, and experience with macOS in a network environment.
For Students Enrolled in a Virtual Online Live Class: Each student will need a setup with two (2) devices in order to take the class virtually. One device may be a Mac or iPad, while the other must be a Mac with the correct software (and version) being taught in the course already installed. This setup will allow virtual students to view the presentation on one computer and complete support exercises on the other one.
Audience for macOS Server and Support Essentials 10.12:
This course is designed for help desk specialists, technical coordinators, service technicians, and entry-level system administrators who implement and maintain networks using macOS Server or support Mac users, technical support personnel in businesses that use Macs for general productivity or creative design, and technical coordinators or power users who manage networks of computers running macOS – such as teachers and technology specialists who manage classroom networks or computer labs.
Locations for macOS Server and Support Essentials 10.12 Training:
In-Person at ThinkB!G’s Office in Columbia, MD (right by the Columbia Mall)
Private Custom Training On Site at Your Location
Times for macOS Server and Support Essentials 10.12 Training:
In Person: 8:30AM-4:00PM ET
Private Custom Training: Your Preference
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macOS Server and Support Essentials 10.12 Class Includes:
Hands-On Training Led by Certified Instructors
Print and/or Digital Courseware
Certificate of Completion
Continental Breakfast Everyday (In-Person Only)
Catered Gourmet Deli Lunch Everyday (In-Person Only)
Unlimited Snacks and Refreshments (In-Person Only)
Notebook & Pen (In-Person Only)
Free Parking (In-Person Only)
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