Running standard diagnostic tests

From the official document:

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"This unit defines the competency required to conduct diagnostic tests on a range of platforms."

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You can read more about this unit on the National Training Information Systems Official document for ICAT3025A.

This unit is part of the following qualifications:

How this unit will help you


After learning and applying the skills required by this unit you'll be able to demonstrate your skills in:

1. Operate system diagnostics
  1. Run the system diagnostic program according to specification
  2. Modify the system configuration as indicated by the diagnostic program
  3. Carry out preventative maintenance in line with organisational guidelines
2. Scan system for viruses
  1. Scan the system to check and maintain virus protection
  2. Report identified viruses to an appropriate person
  3. Remove virus infections found by the scan using software tools and/or procedures or by restoring back-ups
  4. Document relevant symptom and removal information
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Ideas for learning the required skills



Ideas for demonstrating this unit


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If you are demonstrating this unit as part of a formal course, you might find that the unit is graded (meaning you can not only demonstrate your competence, but can also gain a credit or distinction). Your facilitator may already have set criteria that your college uses. If not, here are some ideas for possible credit/distinction activities that you can discuss with your facilitator:

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