Description

To assist an individual seeking employment as a Help Desk technician, this program and associated workbook aims to provide an overview of the typical knowledge and skills required, without focusing on any one technology vendor or platform. A typical Help Desk Technician provides an extension of the skills required by a senior Help Desk technician, who may be responsible for second-line support as well as for performing specialist maintenance activities. This program does assume the reader already has some technical knowledge that will be utilized in a Help Desk role. The focus of the program is on the high-level practices that are important when providing Help Desk support services, including customer service, IT Service Management and the technical activities that will be performed.