macOS Server and Support Essentials 10.13 Combined (Sierra 101 and 201)

Course Description

The Sierra 10.12 Bootcamp is a combined delivery of the Apple authorized Sierra 101 and Sierra 201 courses. This hands-on course provides an in-depth exploration of functionality and troubleshooting on macOS and the best methods for effectively supporting users of macOS systems.

This course also gives technical coordinators and entry-level system administrators the skills, tools, and knowledge to implement and maintain a network that uses macOS Server. Students learn how to install and configure macOS Server to provide network-based services, such as file sharing and authentication. Tools for efficiently managing and deploying macOS and software updates are also covered.

Objectives

Upon completion of the macOS Server Essentials 10.12 (Sierra 101 and 201) course, students will be able to:

  • Use macOS Sierra tools and resources to troubleshoot macOS Sierra
  • Understand macOS Sierra features and functionality, including how to find more information about macOS Sierra
  • Prepare for Apple Certified Support Professional (ACSP) 10.12 certification
  • Utilize the features of Server 5 for macOS
  • Configure essential services on Server for macOS
  • Use Server for macOS tools to monitor and troubleshoot services
  • Use of Server for macOS to manage a small network of Macintosh computers and users
  • Manage access to files and services

Audience

  • This course is designed for help desk specialists, technical coordinators, service technicians, and entry-level system administrators who implement and maintain networks using macOS Server or support Mac users, technical support personnel in businesses that use Macs for general productivity or creative design, and technical coordinators or power users who manage networks of computers running macOS – such as teachers and technology specialists who manage classroom networks or computer labs
  • Software Architects
  • Technology Consultants

Prerequisites

  • Basic macOS knowledge
  • Basic troubleshooting experience
  • Experience with macOS in a network environment

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