Course Type: Instructor-led Training
Number of Courses: 1
Duration of Access: 180 Days
CompTIA A+ Certification Training

The CompTIA™ A+ Certification is a critical first step in opening the door to your IT career. Throughout this program, you will learn the essential skills needed to start a career working within the industry.
CompTIA™ A+ Certification is vendor neutral and internationally recognized, giving you a competitive advantage no matter what country you're working in and what hardware you're working with.

Prepares You For...
-Tech Support
-Field Service Technician
-IT Support Specialist
-IT Support Administrator

-CompTIA™ A+ Exam 220-901
-CompTIA™ A+ Exam 220-902

What You'll Learn...
Throughout this program, you'll study the fundamentals of information technology, including hardware and PC support. You'll build practical job skills that enable you to install, maintain, and troubleshoot devices, as well as establish a foundation of security knowledge and customer service skills.
Along with learning the fundamentals, you'll study network installation and configuration, as well as network security and the basics of excelling as an entry-level IT technician.
To gain further understanding, you will be able to practice the concepts being taught, using interactive virtual software.
Competency Checklist:

Upon successful completion of this program, you will:
-Be familiar with various operating systems and software
-Diagnose, resolve and document common hardware and software issues
-Understand Virtualization and the Cloud
-Understand different mobile device operating system and management features
-Master hardware installation
-Be able to perform routine computer troubleshooting, repair, and maintenance
-Understand networking requirements, procedures and implement effective security protocols
-Understand operational procedures
-Be able to configure a virtualized environment using both VMware and Virtual PC
-Learn appropriate Customer Support

This program is compatible with the Windows 7 and later operating systems and all current internet browsers.

This program can be taken on either a Mac or a PC. You'll need to have e-mail capabilities.

Adobe Flash Player and Adobe Acrobat Reader are required for this course.

Note: The Online Lab System is compatible with PC and Mac computers. All students are provided detailed instructions for setting-up a home virtual lab system as well.

You will receive a copy of A+ Guide to IT Technical Support, Ninth Edition, upon registration.

To enroll in this program, you should have basic knowledge of computer hardware and operating systems—for example, how to power up and log on to a machine, how to use a mouse and keyboard, and basic Microsoft Windows navigation skills. This program is for you if you're interested in pursuing a career in information technology, specifically related to PC technology. This program will prepare you obtain a CompTIA A+ Certification designation. After completing the program, you're encouraged to set up your own exam dates and times at a testing center close to you. Test fees and dates are not included as part of this program.

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