MCSA Windows 8 Online

Course code: LE015

Looking for a certified Microsoft qualification you can trust to get ahead?

  • Learn how to install, upgrade and work with the Windows 8 package.
  • Get to grips with PowerShell 3.0.
  • Learn the fundamentals of software packages such as Hyper-V, Cloud and InTune.
This course is only available to study online.
Course overview

You can be certain that this MCSA Windows 8 training course will provide you with the know-how to configure and apply Windows 8 across a variety of systems.

Study with a flexible approach to learning. You’ll have no strict deadlines or timetabling, so you can complete the course at your own pace, fitting it in around your busy lifestyle.

Home learning is simple and stress-free! So enrol today and join the 100,000 students who have studied with us.

Course Duration

Up to 1 year.

Study Hours

Approximately 80 hours.

Course Outcome

MCSA Windows 8 Online Certificate of Completion. You can choose to take your exams to receive the full qualification!

Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for this course.


Exam simulations after each module.

Course content
  • Course Introduction
  • Microsoft Windows 8 Course
  • New Features in Windows 8
  • Installing Windows 8
  • Upgrading or Migrating
  • Managing Images and Disks
  • Managing Devices and Drivers
  • Network Configuration
  • Network Configuration IPv6
  • Network Wireless
  • Network Troubleshooting
  • Windows 8 Mobility
  • Local Security
  • Network and Remote Security
  • Application Management
  • Internet Explorer 10
  • File and Folder Configuration
  • VPN and VPN Reconnect
  • Direct Access
  • Branch Cache
  • Monitoring Windows 8
  • Windows 9 Performance
  • Backup and Recovery
  • Certification Preparation
  • Course Review
  • Course Introduction
  • Microsoft Windows 8 Course
  • Windows 8 Installation Strategy
  • Windows 8 Designing Installation Strategy
  • Windows 8 Installation Alternatives: Virtual and Portable
  • Windows 8 Installation Via Migration
  • Installation and Management Tools
  • Networking 101
  • Networking IPv4
  • Networking IPv6
  • Networking VPN
  • Networking Direct Access
  • Security Networking and Local
  • Security
  • Application Deployment
  • Application Deployment (continued)
  • Application Compatibility
  • Windows 8 User Profiles
  • Windows 8 Intune 101
  • Windows 8 Intune Mobile Device Management
  • Intune Updates, Endpoint and Software
  • Files and Storage
  • Backup and Recovery
  • Course Review
Extra info


Fun quizzes and exam simulations after each module reinforce your confidence and aid progression to the next stage. Please note in order to achieve the official qualification you will have to successfully complete a Microsoft exam. This will be at an additional cost and It is your own responsibility to pay for these.

Course Duration

With this flexible home learning course you can fast-forward, rewind or repeat all the online classes so you can go at your own pace with no strict deadlines. Two weeks or twelve months, it’s completely up to you.

Study Method

This blended learning solution offers a highly interactive and engaging learning environment with video demonstrations, multimedia presentations and educational games to assist with your study. This course also includes the use of social networking forums so you chat and gain friendly advice and support from other students.

Course Outcome

Upon successful completion of each of the courses in this bundle, you will receive a certification of completion so you can showcase your achievement to future employers. Please note in order to achieve the official qualification you will have to successfully complete a Microsoft exam. This will be at an additional cost and It is your own responsibility to pay for these.

Awarding body

Microsoft has certification paths for many technical job roles. Each of these certifications consists of passing a series of exams to earn certification.


No previous knowledge is required to enrol onto this course.

To receive the full certification from Microsoft you will need to sit an exam, at the cost of around £100 at a Pearson Vue centre.

That's not a problem. We want to make sure you’re 100% confident about enrolling on the course and starting your study. So, just give our Student Adviser Team a call on 03300 563 100 and they’ll do their best to help.

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