How to get a dream job in IT and pass exams: Boot Camp

Learn all secrets about different IT roles, interviews and how to pass an IT exam first time. Interviews with IT experts
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  • Lectures 66
  • Length 7.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 10/2014 English

Course Description

Are you recently graduated and looking for a job in IT? Maybe you want to get promoted? Career change? Not sure what to do next? Learn the skills you need to find a job in IT - the skills they don't teach you in school.

Find out more about different IT roles from a real life perspective, with examples, tips and tools you need. The course was developed in cooperation with IT Experts and Managers.

You will find interviews with successful IT specialists, who share their stories and give you a very good idea how to start or advance your career in IT. Learn from the best!

There is a section dedicated to passing IT exams. It is not an easy task, that's why I decided to include a few videos on that topic as well. Certificates are important and thanks to this course you will know what to expect and how to move on.

The section dedicated to IT interviews will give you unique tips to help you get through all stages of your dream job, including technical interviews!

You will find the course has been created in an entertaining way with nice presentations and... animations to give you the best experience possible!

Do you want to stand out from the crowd and get a good job in IT? This course is for you!

What are the requirements?

  • General IT knowledge
  • Interest in IT

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Provide a path for your IT career
  • Learn how to get a great job as soon as possible
  • Find out more about different IT roles and requirements
  • Master the interview process
  • Learn how to pass an IT exam first time
  • Listen and learn from IT experts!

What is the target audience?

  • Recent Graduates looking for a job
  • People considering a career change
  • IT Engineers who want to learn more about the IT market

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Working in IT
Why is this course so unique?
Preview
02:35
Is it a good idea to work in IT at all?
07:10
How much will I earn in IT? Secrects of getting a well-paid job
05:57
Average salaries in IT. Check how much YOU will earn!
3 pages
Mistakes to Avoid on Your First Day at Work
01:07
A message from... CHUCK NORRIS (I am not kidding!)
03:17
I HATE my job... what shall I do?
10:38
Be careful how you ask questions!
05:03
Section 2: What experts say - real interviews with IT Experts
Marc talks about his successful career as a Game Designer - Unit9
14:04
Felita - HR Specialist talks about IT interviews and jobs - part 1
13:23
Felita - HR Specialist talks about IT interviews and jobs - part 2
09:01
Marcella from LA talks about Fiverr and web design
04:06
Al from Belfast discusses his transition as a voice engineer
12:02
Maciek - talks about his career as a Technical Lead
13:24
Laurent - Active Directory Expert from France talking about his IT career
10:25
Ed - IT Officer at University talks about his Linux and Microsoft career
Preview
11:04
We talkt to Jessica, a Human Resources Recruiter from Oregon
2 pages
Section 3: IT roles and jobs
How to get your first job in IT - tips for graduates
09:43
How to get promoted
08:28
Big or small company?
08:18
Permanent or Contract work?
06:29
Support Engineer - overview
Preview
07:32
Support Engineer - skills and certificates
09:25
This stupid printer is not working again - fix it - life of a support engineer
01:35
Network Engineer - overview
08:18
Network Engineer - skills and certificates
06:29
A day of a Network Engineer - bonus video
01:45
IT Manager - overview
07:37
IT Manager - skills and certificates
06:15
Applications / Web Developer - overview
07:54
Applications / Web Developer - skills and certificates
07:27
A day of a Games Developer - bonus video
00:45
Project Manager - overview
05:47
Project Manager - skills and certificates
06:24
A day of a Project Manager - bonus video
01:10
Other careers in IT
08:01
E-book - IT roles
6 pages
Section 4: Does it make any sense to get certificates in IT?
Overview of certificates in IT
05:59
E-book - certificates in IT
7 pages
Meet Mike and John
04:34
Cisco and Microsoft certificates
11:33
Comptia - is it worth it?
03:49
Certificates for Developers, Project Managers and IT Managers
04:32
Certificates vs experience
01:10
Section 5: Looking for a job
How and where to apply
05:14
The best places on the Internet to look for a new job
08:00
Mistakes to avoid while looking for a job
05:57
The best way to quit your job
Preview
00:56
5 questions

Test yourself!

Section 6: IT Job interviews
Interviews in IT - introduction
14:52
How to prepare for an IT Interview
04:31
General Interview questions - be prepared!
05:42
Technical Interview - what to expect?
03:35
Technical Interview - webistes you have to visit before going for your interview
3 pages
Creating a perfect CV
04:16
CV Template - first job in IT
2 pages
Things you should NEVER say during an interview
01:28
5 questions

Check if you are ready!

IT Interview Advice Sheet and Tips
5 pages
Section 7: How to pass an IT exam?
Set your goals first!
08:09
Don't be lazy!
00:42
How to prepare for an exam (Cisco, Microsoft, Comptia, Juniper, VCP, PMI...)
13:31
How to pass your exam FIRST TIME
07:15
What if I fail???
02:40
Section 8: Bonus videos
What is a Server?
13:10
Computer Networks - overview
17:27
Wireless
16:41
Microsoft Server 2012
06:03

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Instructor Biography

Marious Kuriata, IT Exam Practice, Network Engineer and Instructor

Hi, my name is Marious. I have been working in IT for 14 years (web design, networking, security, tutoring). I currently work as a Cisco Security Engineer in a support IT Company in London and I run my own training company. My courses/certifications: MCSE, MCSA, MCTS, MCP, Cisco CCNA, CCNP, CCNA Security, CCSP, Zyxel Security Professional, Postgraduate studies in networking & security. A Master's Degree in Human Resources.

12 years of experience in IT. This has included designing, troubleshooting and installing networks, Cisco routers, switches, access points and firewalls (ASA Firewalls, Aironet, VLANs, routing protocols RIP, OSPF, EIGRP, BGP, spanning tree, VPNs, Cyberoam, IPS/IDS, Riverbed), Previous experience includes Microsoft systems, IT Manager, Technical Trainer (Cisco, Comptia, Microsoft) and Private Tutor.

CCNA Cisco Certified Network Associate (2009)

CCNP Cisco Certified Network Professional (2010)

CCNA_SEC Cisco Certified Network Associate Security (2012)

CCNA_ASA Cisco ASA Firewalls Specialist: Security and VPNs (2013)

CCSP (CCNP Sec) – Cisco Certified Security Specialist (2013)

ZCNP ZyXEL Certified Network Professional (2012)

MCSE Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (2011)

MCP Microsoft Certified Professional (Windows Server) (2009)

MCTS Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (Vista) (2009)

MCSA Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (2010)

Training in ERP management, Cisco Networking Academy CCNA (distinction)

Microsoft Courses (Windows Server 2003, SQL, XP, ISA Server, Exchange Server)

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