Microsoft - MCSA: Windows 7 - Enterprise Desktop Administrator



Only 6 Days



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24.6.2024 (Monday)


Get MCSA: Windows 7 certified. This accelerated six-day Enterprise Desktop Administrator course teaches you specialist working knowledge of the Windows 7 operating system and how to install, deploy and configure it. You'll also learn imaging techniques, deployments and desktop life cycles.

On this Windows 7 MCSA training, you'll become competent in supporting technologies used in imaging, migration and deployment of operating systems, and supporting the installing of applications in the deployment phase.

Four reasons why you should sit your Desktop Administrator course with Firebrand Training

  1. You'll be Desktop Administrator trained and certified faster. Learn more on this 6-day accelerated course. You'll get at least 12 hours a day of quality learning time in a distraction-free environment
  2. Your Desktop Administrator course is all-inclusive. One simple price covers all course materials, exams, accommodation and meals – so you can focus on learning
  3. Pass Desktop Administrator first time or train again for free. Your expert instructor will deliver our unique accelerated learning methods, allowing you to learn faster and be in the best possible position to pass first time. In the unlikely event that you don't, it's covered by your Certification Guarantee
  4. Study Desktop Administrator with an award-winning training provider. We've won the Learning and Performance Institute's "Training Company of the Year" three times. Firebrand is your fastest way to learn, with 134561 students saving more than one million hours since 2001


Seven reasons why you should sit your course with Firebrand Training

  1. Two options of training. Choose between residential classroom-based, or online courses
  2. You'll be certified fast. With us, you’ll be trained in record time
  3. Our course is all-inclusive. A one-off fee covers all course materials, exams**, accommodation* and meals*. No hidden extras.
  4. Pass the first time or train again for free. This is our guarantee. We’re confident you’ll pass your course the first time. But if not, come back within a year and only pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs
  5. You’ll learn more. A day with a traditional training provider generally runs from 9 am – 5 pm, with a nice long break for lunch. With Firebrand Training you’ll get at least 12 hours/day of quality learning time, with your instructor
  6. You’ll learn faster. Chances are, you’ll have a different learning style to those around you. We combine visual, auditory and tactile styles to deliver the material in a way that ensures you will learn faster and more easily
  7. You’ll be studying with the best. We’ve been named in the Training Industry’s “Top 20 IT Training Companies of the Year” every year since 2010. As well as winning many more awards, we’ve trained and certified over 135,000 professionals
  • * For residential training only. Doesn't apply for online courses
  • ** Some exceptions apply. Please refer to the Exam Track or speak with our experts


You'll learn the following on the enterprise desktop administrator course:

Install and Configure Windows 7 Client

  • Install, Upgrade, and Migrate to Windows 7
  • Configure Disks and Device Drivers
  • Configure File Access and Printers on Windows 7 Client Computers
  • Configure Network Connectivity
  • Configure Wireless Network Connections
  • Secure Windows 7 Desktops
  • Optimise and Maintain Windows 7 Client Computers
  • Configure Mobile Computing and Remote Access in Windows

Plan and Manage Windows® 7 Desktop Deployments and Environments

  • Prepare to Deploy Windows 7 Business Desktops
  • Assess Application Compatibility in Windows 7
  • Evaluate Windows 7 Deployment Methods
  • Design Standard Windows 7 Images
  • Deploy Windows 7 by Using WAIK
  • Deploy Windows 7 by Using Windows Deployment Services
  • Deploy Windows 7 by Using Lite Touch Installation
  • Deploy Windows 7 by Using Zero Touch Installation
  • Migrate User State by Using WET and USMT 4.0
  • Design, Configure, and Manage Client Environment
  • Plan and Deploy Applications and Updates to Windows 7 Clients
  • Deploy Windows 7 – Challenge Scenario

Exam Track

You'll sit the following exams:

  • Exam 70-680: Configuring Windows 7
  • Exam 70-686: Windows 7, Enterprise Desktop Administrator

What's Included

Microsoft Official Curriculum

  • MOC 6292A: Installing and Configuring Windows 7 Client
  • MOC 6294A: Planning and Managing Windows 7 Desktop Deployments and Environments


  • MCTS Self-Paced Training Kit (Exam 70-680): Configuring Microsoft® Windows 7

Your accelerated course includes:

  • Accommodation *
  • Meals, unlimited snacks, beverages, tea and coffee *
  • On-site exams **
  • Exam vouchers **
  • Practice tests **
  • Certification Guarantee ***
  • Courseware
  • Up-to 12 hours of instructor-led training each day
  • 24-hour lab access
  • Digital courseware **
  • * For residential training only. Accommodation is included from the night before the course starts. This doesn't apply for online courses.
  • ** Some exceptions apply. Please refer to the Exam Track or speak with our experts
  • *** Pass first time or train again free as many times as it takes, unlimited for 1 year. Just pay for accommodation, exams, and incidental costs.


To be successful on this course, you must have a fundamental knowledge of:

  • IT Security
  • Basic Networking TCP/IP and troubleshooting
  • Basic Administration of accounts – either within a Workgroup or Domain environment
  • Basic knowledge of Active Directory and windows networking
  • Deployment and Installation of operating systems – including Imaging technologies and techniques
  • Understanding of Hardware components and troubleshooting devices
  • Understanding of supporting applications and troubleshooting

Unsure whether you meet the prerequisites? Don’t worry. Your training consultant will discuss your background with you to understand if this course is right for you.


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