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Classroom / Online / Hybrid
Next Date:
20/08/2024 (Tuesday)


This course is for IT professionals who plan and implement Windows Small Business Server 2008. This course provides students with the necessary knowledge to be able to install, migrate, monitor, secure and backup Windows Small Business Server 2008.


Our accelerated Microsoft Small Business Server 2008 course is the most effective, efficient way to get certified.

We’ve designed our curriculum to prepare you for Exam 70-653 (TS: Windows Small Business Server 2008, Configuring), which you will sit at the end of the course.

The course covers the following content:

Module one

  • Planning a Small Business Server 2008 Implementation
  • Installing Windows Small Business Server 2008
  • Managing a Small Business Server Environment
  • Adding Client Computers and Devices

Module two

  • Manage and Configure Collaboration
  • Manage and Configure Messaging
  • Manage and Configure Remote Access
  • Manage and Configure Security
  • Manage Folders and Backups

Module three

  • Monitoring and Maintaining Small Business Server 2008
  • Migrating from Small Business Server 2003
  • Administering Internet Information Services (IIS) 7.0
  • Working with DNS in Small Business Server 2008
  • Working with Windows Server 2008 Terminal Services

Module four

  • Working with Group Policy and Small Business Server
  • Deploying additional servers

Exam Track

We’ll prepare you for, and test you in the following exam:

  • Exam 70-653 TS: Windows Small Business Server 2008, Configuring

What's Included


  • MCTS Self-Placed Training Kit (Exam 70-653): Configuring Windows Small Business Server 2008 Book/CD Package
    ISBN: 9780735626782

Microsoft Official Curriculum

  • MOC 6445A - Implementing and Administering Windows Small Business Server 2008


Candidates should have knowledge of the following:

  • Windows Networking
  • Implementing DNS
  • Installing Microsoft clients
  • Providing Internet Connectivity
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Exchange Server


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

Course Dates

Study Mode
20/08/2024 (Tuesday)
22/08/2024 (Thursday)
18/11/2024 (Monday)
20/11/2024 (Wednesday)
18/02/2025 (Tuesday)
20/02/2025 (Thursday)
19/05/2025 (Monday)
21/05/2025 (Wednesday)