Windows Server Overview

Windows Server Overview


This course is aimed at IT technical staff responsible for evaluating or supporting Windows Server class operating systems. This includes systems and network administrators and support professionals. It is not designed for end users.

The course can be delivered for Windows Server 2008, 2012 or 2016 - please specify which version you will be working with when enquiring.


General computing skills are assumed and delegates are expected to be working towards a support or development role, however, previous experience with Windows Server products is not anticipated.


2 days. Hands on.

Course Objectives

This course will provide a basic grounding in Windows Server. It will give delegates an understanding of the features and capabilities of a Windows Server environment sufficient for first line support.

Course Content

Introduction to Windows Server
Implementing DNS in Windows Server
Understanding Active Directory Components
Organisational Units
Managing Active Directory Objects: User, Group, OU Accounts
Securing Access to Windows Resources
Using Group Policy to Manage Desktop Environments
TCP/IP Services: Supporting DHCP and WINS

Virtual Courses

ALL of our courses can be delivered virtually. And our Bath public schedule of courses are now available as live virtual sessions, using the popular Zoom Virtual Classroom and remote labs. Delegates can test their access at:

Public Courses

On-Site Courses

Can't attend one of our public classes? Booking for multiple people?

All our courses are available on your site! Delivered for your staff, at your premises.

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