Course Objectives: In this course, you will learn how to apply Internet of Things technologies to solve real-world problems.
You will: • Plan an IoT implementation. • Construct and program an IoT device. • Communicate with an IoT device using wired and wireless connections. • Process sensor input and control an actuator on an IoT device. • Manage security, privacy, and safety risks on IoT projects. • Manage an IoT prototyping and development project throughout the development lifecycle.
Target Student: This course is designed for IT professionals with baseline skills in computer hardware, software support, and development who want to learn how to design, develop, implement, operate, and manage Internet of Things devices and related systems. The student is interested in learning more about embedded systems, microcontroller programming, IoT security, and the development life cycle for IoT projects.
Lesson 1: Planning an IoT Implementation Topic A: Select a General Architecture for an IoT Project Topic B: Identify Benefits and Challenges of IoT
Lesson 2: Constructing and Programming an IoT Device Topic A: Select and Configure a Processing Unit Topic B: Select a Microcontroller Power Source Topic C: Use a Software Development Kit to Program an IoT Device
Lesson 3: Communicating with an IoT Device Topic A: Communicate Using Wired Connections Topic B: Communicate Using Wireless Connections Topic C: Communicate Using Internet Protocols
Lesson 4: Processing IoT Data Topic A: Process IoT Device Input and Output Topic B: Process Data in the Cloud Topic C: Provide M2M Communication
Lesson 5: Managing Risks on IoT Projects Topic A: Identify IoT Security and Privacy Risks Topic B: Manage IoT Security and Privacy Risks Topic C: Manage IoT Safety Risks
Lesson 6: Undertaking an IoT Project Topic A: Identify Real World Applications for IoT Topic B: Follow the IoT Development Lifecycle
Appendix A: Mapping Course Content to CertNexus® Certified Internet of Things Practitioner (CIoTP) Exam ITP-110
Prerequisites: To ensure your success in this course, you should be an experienced computer user who is comfortable setting up and configuring computers and electronic devices. You can obtain this level of skills and knowledge by taking either of the following Official CompTIA® Content course offerings available from Logical Operations: CompTIA® IT Fundamentals® (Exam FC0-U51) CompTIA® IT Fundamentals® (Exam FC0-U61)
This course prepares students for taking the CertNexus® Certified Internet of Things (IoT) Practitioner (Exam ITP-110). This can be booked through My Digital College or Cert Nexus directly.