About This Course
The CompTIA A+ certification validates the latest skills needed by today's computer support professionals. It is an international, vendor-neutral certification recognized by major hardware and software vendors, distributors and resellers. The A+ certification confirms a technician's ability to perform essential tasks such as installation, configuration, diagnosing, preventive maintenance and basic networking.
This primary goal of this course is to help each student pass the exams required to earn the A+ certification. To do this, your knowledgable instructor will blend hands-on labs with lecture and practice exams to prepare you to pass each exam. The practice exams identify knowledge gaps that the instructor will fill with customized, hands-on labs and tailored lectures. Our on-site testing center allows you to take the exam when you're ready,
To earn the CompTIA A+ certification, students must pass two exams:
- 220-801: A+ IT Essentials
- 220-802: A+ Practical Application
While both exams cover hardware, software, and security, the first exam focuses on identifiying and understanding fundamental concepts and technologies. Building on the first exam, the second exam focuses on applying skills and techniques to solve problems related to troubleshooting and maintenance.
This course is intended for students seeking to earn the CompTIA A+ certification and who need an expert instructor to guide them throughout the training and exam preparation process.
Students should be familiar with pc hardware and networking fundamentals.
At Course Completion
After completing this course, students will have passed the two required exams for the CompTIA A+ certification:
In addition,students will be able to:
- Identify and select apropriate hardware
- Troubleshoot, repair, and maintain computers
- Install and troubleshoot operating systems and software
- Configure and troubleshoot networking
- Configure computers and networks to maximize security
- Identify best practices in operational procedures and customer service