Microsoft Windows 10 (MD-100) Course in Cardiff

What is the Microsoft Modern Desktop Administrator: Windows 10 Virtual Course?

The Microsoft Modern Desktop Administrator training Classroom course in Cardiff, has been designed and developed to help you prepare for your Microsoft MCSA MD-100 certification exam, with the Windows 10 course and lab. The lab can be mapped to any course, textbook, or training, adding value and a hands-on component to training. The course and lab cover MCSA MD-100 exam objectives and provide the skills required to deploy Windows, manage devices and data; configure connectivity, and maintain Windows. This training course in Cardiff also provides skills to manage identity, access, policies, updates, and apps.

Throughout this certification you’ll cover the following topics:

  •    Deploying Windows 10
  •    Perform post-installation configuration
  •    Manage local users, groups, and devices
  •    Configure data access and protection
  •    Managing Windows security
  •    Configuring networking

This qualification will provide you with the skills required to deploy Windows 10; maintain Windows 10 within a Microsoft 365 setting; and configure connectivity, enabling you to become an expert Windows desktop administrator.  

Gain your Windows 10 qualification. Enrol today!

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  • Delivery Method: Virtual Classroom
  • Exams: Included
  • Duration: 5 Days
  • Certified & Experienced Trainers
  • Join a community of over 575,000 learners
  • Interest-Free Payments
  • Exam Pass Guarantee*
  • Over 4,000 Candidates Placed Into Employment

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Key features
  • Delivery Method: Virtual Classroom
  • Exams: Included
  • Duration: 5 Days
  • Certified & Experienced Trainers
  • Join a community of over 575,000 learners
  • Interest-Free Payments
  • Exam Pass Guarantee*
  • Over 4,000 Candidates Placed Into Employment
Course Details

Is the Microsoft Modern Desktop Administrator: Windows 10 suitable for me?

This course in Cardiff would best suit those individuals who are looking to become proficient Windows desktop Administrators.


Required: No official prerequisites for this Microsoft training course.

Recommended: Having familiarity of recent versions of Windows is recommended, at either a home or work level. It would also be beneficial if you had some experience with the command prompt and PowerShell.

Career Opportunities with a Windows 10 Certification

This certification training course in Cardiff will enable you to gain the knowledge and skills necessary to become a Windows desktop Administrator.  

Typical job roles include:

  •    Windows Administrator – £39k
  •    Desktop Administrator – £39k
  •    Senior Windows Administrator – £48k
  •    Senior Desktop Administrator – £48k

 (Source: ITJobsWatch)

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You’ll also benefit from:

  •    Training sessions which are focused on you
  •    Recruitment insight to enhance your employability
  •    Having a CompTIA Authorised Training Partner
  •    Unlimited Tutor Support
  •    Flexible payment plans

Learning Outcomes

  •    Deploying Windows 10
  •    Performing post-installation configuration
  •    Managing local users, groups, and devices
  •    Configuring data access and protection
  •    Configuring devices using local policies
  •    Managing Windows security
  •    Configuring networking
  •    Configuring remote connectivity
  •    Configuring system and data recovery
  •    Managing updates
  •    Monitoring and managing Windows  

Microsoft Modern Desktop Administrator Syllabus

Module 1: Introduction

Module 2: Windows 10 Installation

Understanding the Basics

Windows 10 Architecture

Preparing to Install Windows 10

Installing Windows 10

Understanding Automated Deployment Options

Deploying Unattended Installations

Windows Update


Exam Essentials

Module 3: Configuring Users

Understanding User Accounts

Working with User Accounts

Managing User Properties

Troubleshooting User Account Authentication

Managing and Creating Groups

Managing Security Using GPOs and LGPOs

Configuring User Account Control

Understanding Smart Cards

Configuring Remote Management

Using PowerShell


Exam Essentials

Module 4: Managing Data

Managing File and Folder Security

Managing Network Access

Understanding Hardware Security


Exam Essentials

Module 5: Managing the Windows 10 Environment

Managing Windows

Configuring Mobility Options

Managing Windows 10 Services

Configuring Internet Browsers


Exam Essentials

Module 6: Configuring Security and Devices

Understanding Filesystems

Configuring NTFS

Configuring Hardware

Managing I/O Devices

Configuring Windows Defender Firewall


Exam Essentials

Module 7: Configuring Network Connectivity

Understanding the Basics

Configuring NIC Devices

Understanding TCP/IP


Exam Essentials

Module 8: Configuring Recovery

Understanding Recovery

Knowing the Startup/Boot Options

Maintaining Windows 10 with Backup and Restore

Using System Protection

Monitoring Windows


Exam Essentials

Windows 10 (MD-10) Exam Details

Exam Description

This exam measures your ability to accomplish the following technical tasks: deploy Windows; manage devices and data; configure connectivity; and maintain Windows.

Skills measured

  • Deploy Windows (15-20%)
    • Deploy Windows 10
    • Perform post-installation configuration
  • Manage devices and data (35-40%)
    • Manage local users, local groups, and devices
    • Configure data access and protection
    • Configure devices by using local policies
    • Manage Windows security
  • Configure connectivity (15-20%)
    • Configure networking
    • Configure remote connectivity
  • Maintain Windows – (25-30%)
    • Configure systems and data recovery
    • Manage updates
    • Monitor and manage Windows

Exam Pass Guarantee

We have found virtual classroom training has provided higher pass rates, which has made us confident to offer an ‘Exam Pass Guarantee’, so you know we’ll support you until you are certified.

With our Exam Pass Guarantee, if you do not pass the exam after attending this training course with us, you will be eligible to attend the same training again for free.

All we ask is that you:

  •    Attend all class days and complete all assignments
  •    Take the exam within 30 days of completing your Virtual Classroom Training
  •    Request your course re-enrolment within 30 days of the failed exam attempt

Please Note:

Students retaking the course are required to use the materials and books distributed to them in their original course session. Failure to provide these materials will result in the student being charged for replacement materials.

Exam Pass Guarantee does not include the resit exam, this would need to be purchased at an additional cost.

If you are funding your own course, we can provide a multitude of flexible payment plans and pricing options, some of which are listed below:

  •    Pay for the course in full via bank transfer, debit/ credit card or PayPal;
  •    Pay in 2 to 12 monthly instalments – interest free!
  •    Alternative finance options*

*Finance is a great way to help you spread the cost of your purchase. To make it easy, you can apply for and complete the loan application quickly and entirely online.

We offer a range of interest-free and interest-bearing finance options to help you spread the cost of your purchase over 12, 24, 36 or 48 months. Please contact our team today for further details.

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