Service Fundamentals and Apple Certified Mac Technician (ACMT) Certification
- Identify and validate customer engagement skills such as empathy, setting expectations, positioning a refusal of service, and conflict resolution
- Position a repair, upgrade, or attachment so it's clear that the recommendation helps to solve the customer's issue
- Identify and validate strategies for setting realistic resolution expectations
- Identify and practice ESD precautions
- Identify the customer statements that generate a Safety First case
- Demonstrate the proper and safe handling of batteries and portable computer case assemblies with a built-in battery, and respond to events that involve these batteries
- Explain why documentation is important to the service workflow. Understand the components of clear, concise, and complete case notes and the negative impact of poor case notes.
- Find and use any Apple product's serial number to determine its level of coverage
- Describe the importance of accurate troubleshooting to the business and the customer
- Demonstrate basic troubleshooting and deductive reasoning skills, including the use of smart questioning techniques and first-level evaluation and isolation skills
- List the tools and resources that are available to help troubleshoot
- Use Disk Utility to prepare a volume for OS X and describe the OS X installation process using both the Mac App Store and OS X Recovery
- Identify the proper methods to migrate data from one Mac to another using the data migration tools in OS X
- Identify the power states of a Mac running OS X, and describe how to troubleshoot power states on Mac models that don't have a sleep indicator light
- Explain how to maximize the battery life of an Apple product in a way that a customer can understand
- Identify the different types of accounts in OS X and describe the capabilities of those accounts, including keychain and password options
- Identify and describe various security settings for OS X, including Gatekeeper, FileVault 2, Firewall, Firmware (EFI) password, location service settings, and more
- Describe how to use Time Machine in OS X to create, restore, and manage a secure backup for a customer
- Identify the components of the default OS X environment, including the user home folder and various Library folders
- Describe how to configure and use OS X features, such as Spotlight and Mission Control
- Describe various trackpad gestures
- Use System Preferences in OS X and Apple accessories to configure a wired or Wi-Fi connection to an existing network and securely share data over that network
- Use tools in OS X to configure online services, such as an Apple ID account, iCloud, Mail, and Continuity
- Troubleshoot, evaluate, and isolate a given issue with a Mac to learn how to resolve it
- Given an isolated issue, categorize it as hardware (including accidental damage), software, or environmental, or as an educational opportunity
- Identify the online resources necessary to ensure that a given Mac model is serviced properly and safely
- Describe the purpose of specified diagnostic tools
- Use Apple documentation, approved tools, and appropriate service strategies to safely repair various Mac computers
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