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IT Career Raodmaps


It can be tough to know where to start learning. JSS RoadMaps combine specific courses, labs, and tools into one experience to teach you any given skill from start to finish. Roadmaps are aligned with technical roles, to help you and your team develop the right skills in the right order.

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  • IT Support Roadmap (Limited Courses) This is a great starting point for members who are interested in entry-level IT support professional concepts and skills. This path is vendor-neutral and covers installing, maintaining, customizing, and operating personal computers.
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  • IT Support Roadmap This is a great starting point for members who are interested in entry-level IT support professional concepts and skills. This path is vendor-neutral and covers installing, maintaining, customizing, and operating personal computers.
  • IT Admin Roadmap IT Administrator  courses  helps  students advance their knowledge and skills in connecting devices to the network in a professional environment. IT Admin courses covers networking concepts and skills to help students prepare to enter the workforce as an IT administrator. 
  • Net Admin Roadmap This roadmap is an intermediate-level collection of multiple resources to provide you with the necessary hands-on skills on configuring and managing Cisco networking equipment. You will learn how to setup and configure switches and routers to ensure smooth functionality of the network. After completion, you will be able to plan and configure different IP ranges for a network and configure Cisco equipment accordingly. Video courses are aligned to give you in-depth knowledge of configuring and maintaining a network using Cisco networking equipment.
  • Azure Admin Roadmap This roadmap helps meet employer demands while teaching students more up-to-date skills that prepare them to integrate with the cloud and move to cloud administration. This provides an opportunity to master a wider variety of Microsoft server technologies in the industry.
  • Sandbox - 3 Servers 3 Clients This sandbox solution can be used to practice and teach Windows server, windows 10 configuration, and administration skills in a safe, secure environment. After completion of a session, the environment will reset back to its original state. This Sandbox includes Windows Server 2019 (Domain Controller with Active Directory), Windows Server 2019 (Standalone Member), Windows 10 (Domain Member), Windows 10 (Standalone Member), and CentOS (Standalone Member). Note: The sandbox devices do not come with guided tasks or instructions. If you want to learn skills with step-by-step documents, check our premium membership solution.
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  • All Lite features JSS courses also known as custom training courses can also include proprietary information, videos from lab access, and specialized skills or requirements unique to a job role. We have created over 7000+ lab videos to help our members with learning technical skills
  • All Roadmaps JSS courses also known as custom training courses can also include proprietary information, videos from lab access, and specialized skills or requirements unique to a job role. We have created over 7000+ lab videos to help our members with learning technical skills
  • All Partner Video Courses Learn on-demand from top instructors who are industry subject matter experts. Our highly certified expert instructors possess a superior understanding of the subject matter in their fields and have the ability to convey this knowledge in an effective, engaging, and professional manner to a wide audience.
  • All Premium hands-on Labs Practice Labs offer industry relevant learning from the convenience of your browser. No longer do you need to spend thousands on your own equipment and integrate different vendors to provide an online live lab solution. “Real Hardware”, paired with step-by-step lab guides this solution gives you a true reflection of real world scenarios. With access to nearly 100 titles, Practice Lab Library provides you a true hands on learning experience on multiple certification in a single common interface.
  • All Sandbox Labs **SandBox 1** This Sandbox includes: Windows Server 2016 (Domain Controller), Windows Server 2019 (Domain member), Windows 10 (Domain member), Windows 8 (Standalone Member), Windows 7 (Standalone Member), Kali Linux (Standalone member) and Ubuntu Linux (Standalone member). **SandBox 2** This Sandbox includes: Windows Server 2019 (Domain Member), Windows Server 2019 (Standalone Member), Windows 10 (Domain Member), Windows 10 (Standalone Member) and CentOS (Standalone Member). **SandBox 3** This Sandbox includes: Windows Server 2012 (Domain Controller), Windows Server 2016 (Domain Member), Windows Server 2019 (Standalone Member), Windows 10 (Domain Member), Windows 8 (Standalone Member) and CentOS (Standalone Member) **SandBox 4** PLABSRV01 - (Windows Server 2019)
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This is a great starting point for members who are interested in a modern entry-level IT support roles and learning new skills.

IT Admin roadmap covers core services and networking skills to help members prepare to enter the workforce as an IT Administrator.

Available RoadMaps

IT Support Entry-Level

This is a great starting point for members who are interested in a modern entry-level IT support roles and learning new skills.

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IT Support Advance

Desktop Administration, configure, secure, manage, and monitor devices and client applications in an enterprise environment.

See Example

IT Admin Entry-Level

IT Admin roadmap covers core services and networking skills to help members prepare to enter the workforce as an IT Administrator.

See Example

Windows Server Administration

Windows Server workloads and services using on-premises server 2016. 2019 and other windows technologies

See Example

Azure Administration

Up-to-date skills that prepare members to integrate with the Azure cloud and move to cloud administration

See Example

Cisco Network Administration

Configuring. managing networking equipment. Setup and configure switches and routers to ensure smooth functionality of the network

See Example

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FAQ

Most frequent questions and answers

It can be tough to know where to start learning. JSS RoadMaps combine specific courses, labs, and tools into one experience to teach you any given skill from start to finish. Roadmaps are aligned with technical roles, to help you and your team develop the right skills in the right order.

FAQ

Q: I am just starting fresh; which roadmap should I start?

A: Start “IT Support Career Entry-Level Roadmap (Expiring 12/31/2022), and later you can move to the new roadmap once it is fully ready. The new roadmap will update only the first course and lab. All other courses and labs will have the same progress.

Q: I am already working as an IT support professional, but I need to build confidence and skills.

A: We recommend “IT Support Career Entry-Level Roadmap (Expiring 12/31/2022)” and “Hybrid Windows Desktop Administration roadmap

Q: I am looking to transition from the help desk or support roles to admin roles.

A: We recommend starting “IT Administrator Roadmap“. This roadmap should be used as a prerequisite map for any advanced IT role. In this roadmap, you will learn about networks and infrastructure without getting into detail vendor-specific skills. After this roadmap, you can specifically choose a vendor-specific roadmap to advance your career.

JSS courses also known as custom training courses can also include proprietary information, videos from lab access, and specialized skills or requirements unique to a job role. We have created over 7000+ lab videos to help our members with learning technical skills. Download Catalog

Practice labs solution consists of live, not simulated, IT Practice Labs aligned with certifications from leading vendors such as CompTIA, Microsoft, Cisco and VMware. We build and deliver skill-based labs too, working with subject matter experts in key topics such as;

Cybersecurity

Cloud-Skills

Operating Systems

System Administration

IT infrastructure

 

This sandbox solution can be used to practice and teach Windows server, windows 10 configuration, and administration skills in a safe, secure environment. After completion of a session, the environment will reset back to its original state.

This Sandbox includes Windows Server 2019 (Domain Member), Windows Server 2019 (Standalone Member), Windows 10 (Domain Member), Windows 10 (Standalone Member), and CentOS (Standalone Member).

Our Sandboxes provide a safe, secure virtual environment to test the impact of new installations or software updates prior to deployment. Connect to live Practice Labs servers, hardware, and software in isolation from your critical business systems. Freestyle and experiment without risk to your in-house equipment or concerns about capacity. Gain 12 months’ unlimited access when you buy this Sandbox.

Note: The sandbox devices do not come with guided tasks or instructions. If you want to learn skills with step-by-step documents, check our premium membership solution.

Lab Topology

During your session, you will have access to the following lab configuration.

 

    • Expert Lectures
      Learn on-demand from top instructors who are industry subject matter experts. Our highly certified expert instructors possess a superior understanding of the subject matter in their fields and have the ability to convey this knowledge in an effective, engaging, and professional manner to a wide audience.


    • PowerPoint Visuals
      Many of the in-depth theories and processes discussed in our courses can be learned most efficiently through the detailed PowerPoint slides presented. These visuals are accompanied by an instructor voice-over to provide our students with a clear, efficient, and complete presentation of concepts.


    • Demonstrations
      The immersive demonstrations in our training are a way for the instructor to present how to perform a task on-screen in front of the student. This feature gives the student the power to see tasks performed by a professional in the intended environment as many times as they would like, without purchasing expensive software.


    • Review Quizzes
      Once a course is completed, test your knowledge by taking our course review quiz! Students have the ability to retake any review quizzes as many times as they wish to ensure they understand the material or to improve upon their scores.


    • Mobile Access
      With our universal course player, you can learn from your computer, tablet as well as mobile devices. Keep up with your training on the go!


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Jobskillshare.org will not support lab issues other than basic login or access issues. For example, if you are having issues with a specific task or you encounter an error even after following guided steps, jobskillshare.org support will not provide support. Members will need to contact support@practice-labs.com. (Watch the two video’s for tips  to learn how to get the lab support)

Practice Labs Tour for premium members . In this video, you will be provided with the instructions and devices needed to develop your hands-on skills.

This module aims to introduce you to the Practice Labs platform.

The layout of this tutorial is similar to what you will see in our Practice Labs modules.. Each module consists of an introduction, lab topology, exercises, tasks, steps, and a review section.

Role Based Learning Paths

It can be tough to know where to start learning. JSS RoadMaps combine specific courses, labs, and tools into one experience to teach you any given skill from start to finish. Roadmaps are aligned with technical roles, to help you and your team develop the right skills in the right order.

IT Support Entry-Level

This is a great starting point for members who are interested in a modern entry-level IT support roles and learning new skills.

See Example

IT Support Advance

Desktop Administration, configure, secure, manage, and monitor devices and client applications in an enterprise environment.

See Example

IT Admin Entry-Level

IT Admin roadmap covers core services and networking skills to help members prepare to enter the workforce as an IT Administrator.

See Example

Windows Server Administration

Windows Server workloads and services using on-premises server 2016. 2019 and other windows technologies

See Example

Azure Administration

Up-to-date skills that prepare members to integrate with the Azure cloud and move to cloud administration

See Example

Cisco Network Administration

Configuring. managing networking equipment. Setup and configure switches and routers to ensure smooth functionality of the network

See Example

Practice Lab Catalog

Our solution consists of live, not simulated, IT Practice Labs aligned with certifications from leading vendors such as CompTIA, Microsoft, and Cisco. We build and deliver skill-based labs too, working with subject matter experts in key topics such as; 

Certification Catalog (Coming soon)

  • CompTIA A+ Core 1 (220-1101)

    Entry-Level PC Support Technician

    11 H 26 M

 

  • CompTIA A+ Core 2 (220-1102)

    Entry-Level PC Support Technician

    12 H 55 M

 

  • CompTIA Network+ (N10-008)

    Network Concepts, Technology And Troubleshooting

    21 H 39 M

 

  • Microsoft 365 Fundamentals (MS-900)

    Foundational-Level Knowledge Of Cloud Services

    9 H 35 M

 

  • Managing Microsoft Teams (MS-700)

    Managing Microsoft Teams

    31 H 3 M

 

  • Microsoft 365 Security Administration (MS-500)

    Security And Compliance For Microsoft 365 And Hybrid Environments

    37 H 9 M
  • Microsoft Mobility and Security (MS-101)

    20 H 21 M

 

  • Managing Modern Desktops (MD-101)

    Managing Devices In An Enterprise Environment

    23 H 43 M

 

  • Microsoft 365 Identity and Services (MS-100)

    Deploy And Manage Microsoft 365 Services

    16 H 5 M

 

  • Microsoft Windows 10 (MD-100) (Updated 2021)

    Design And Implement A Device Strategy

    17 H 44 M

 

  • Microsoft Azure Administrator Associate (AZ-104)

    Managing And Monitoring Azure Cloud Environment

    25 H 19 M

 

  • Microsoft Azure Security Technologies (AZ-500) (Updated 2022)

    Microsoft Security In The Cloud & On-Premises

    26 H 40 M
  • Cisco CCNA (200-301) 

    20 H 12 M

 

VMware VCP-DCV (Updated for vSphere 7)

Virtualization & Cloud Skills For The SDDC

18 H 29 M

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