Mac Integration Basics v10.8

   FMC is and Apple Authorized Gold Level Training Center

Course Description

Mac Integration Basics is a one-day course designed for individuals bringing a Mac computer into a education or small business environment that is predominantly Windows-based. And for those who need to prepare for the Mac Integration Basics Certification exam. The course focuses on getting to know the foundations of Mac OS X integrated in a Windows environment.

Who Should Attend?

The seminar is designed for technical professionals who want to learn more about integrating a Mac into a Windows or other standards-based environment, including:
  • Employees bringing their first Mac into a business with a Windows server.
  • Windows IT professionals who need to integrate a Mac into their Windows network.
  • Resellers, distributors, systems integrators, and consultants who are selling and/or integrating Mac computers into a Windows environment.


Practical working knowledge of computers and a basic Mac OS X skills.

Course Outline:

Note: The curricula below comprise activities typically covered in a class at this skill level. The instructor may, at his/her discretion, adjust the lesson plan to meet the needs of the class.

Morning Session
  • Basic Mac OS X interface and terminology overview
  • Connecting to a Network Account Server
  • Sharing Files Between Mac OS X and Windows Computers
  • Email, Calendars and Contacts
  • Security
  • Printing
  • Instant Messaging
Afternoon Session
  • Data Management and Backup
  • Cross-platform Compatibility
  • Exam Preparation
  • Certification Exam (included with this class*)
*First attempt is included