PC Preparation In 9 Hours + Hands-on
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Who should attend?

This course is specially designed as a follow up course after the “PC-DIY in 9 hours + Hands-on” course.

Why should they attend?

  • Learn how to prepare a raw hard disk for software installation.
  • Operation System Installation procedure.
  • Easy Software Set up with guidance from experience trainer.
  • Practical Hands on
  • Learn Windows Basic Maintenance

Trainer 's Profile:

  • Has been in the IT Industry for more than 5 years.
  • Experience in Hardware assembling, trouble-shooting and repairs.
  • Microsoft Certified System Engineer (MCSE) and 
  • RedHat Certified Engineer (RHCE)

Course Outline

Fundamental of Hard Disk

  • History
  • Type of HDD
  • How it works
  • Internal Parts Introduction

Preparation of a New Hard Disk

  • HDD Partitioning & it’s purpose
  • Type of Partitions (FAT16, FAT32, NTFS etc)
    • Why is there a need?
    • How to go about doing it.
    • What is Primary DOS Partition, Extended Partition, Logical Drives?
  • Partitioning Steps
  • Formatting (Low-level, High-level)
    • Why do you format?
    • How to do it
  • What is File System?
    • Purpose
    • Different Type and their Pros & Cons
  • Understand Master Boot Record, File Allocation Table, Cluster Size etc

PC Boot Process

  • What is booting?
  • How it occur?
  • Why is it require?
  • What happen during booting
  • BIOS Setup
  • Secondary Boot Loader

Installing Operating System (OS)

  • Learn about different type of OS
  • System requirement of the OS
  • Creating a Bootable CD
  • How to Partition and Format
  • Installation Procedure
  • Updating OS

Monitoring and Maintenance using tools as

  • Event Viewer
  • Task Manager
  • Device Manager
  • Services
  • Disk Cleanup
  • Disk Defragmenter

Microsoft Windows Backup & Recovery tools such as

  • System Image
  • Creating Repair Disc
  • System Restore
  • Using Windows Advance Options

Practical Labs



Register online @ http://one.pa.gov.sg

SDF Applicant, please register @ https://www.skillsconnect.gov.sg

IT Centre reserves the right to reschedule the course without prior notice due to class size or unforeseen circumstances.