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CompTIA A+

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CompTIA A+ Training

Length: 5 day(s)      Public Class Price: $2860/person (USD)      Group Class Price: Request Quote      Course Category: CompTIA A+ Certification

A+ Training
This course is your complete solution for A+ exam preparation. Covering 100% of Exam Core 1 220-1001 and Exam Core 2 220-1002 objectives, this course gives you everything you need to ensure that you not only understand the basics of IT, but that you can demonstrate your understanding effectively. This course has been updated to reflect the exam's new focus.

The CompTIA A+ certification is the essential computer technician credential, and is required by over 100 leading employers. This course helps you prepare and practice so you can approach the exam with confidence, and pass with flying colors.

  • Master the basics of hardware, software, and peripherals
  • Understand and troubleshoot network connectivity issues
  • Install and configure Windows, iOS, Android, Apple OSX, and Linux operating systems

Certification exams are administered by third party testing companies such as Pearson Vue or Prometric. Our courses prepare you for the certification exam, which is an additional fee paid to the testing provider. You must contact Prometric, Pearson Vue or the corresponding testing provider to take a certification exam.
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CompTIA A+ Certification Training Reviews by Certstaffix® Training

Certstaffix® Training collects detailed class reviews via a formal post-class evaluation in all our instructor-led courses. Below are a sample of abbreviated reviews from real students from our past classes. If you would like more reviews or ones with even further detail, please contact us and we would be happy to show you the high quality of our training services.

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4.79 out of 5 from 11 students

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Would like a bit more hands on learning personally but our instructor walked us through several of the subjects he was discussing!

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Very professional and informative

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Mic is wonderful;Her tricks she taught will be used for my life time and maybe passed onto others.Industry needs more instructors like Mic. Very helpful!!!

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4.63 out of 5

Instructor Mac was very friendly and extremely helpful!

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Q: Is a CompTIA A+ Certification Worth Pursuing?

A: In the information technology (IT) industry, obtaining a CompTIA A+ certification is one of the fastest, easiest, and cheapest ways to establish a career. This credential proves that job applicants are knowledgeable about several hardware, networking, and mobile device topics and are capable of performing entry-level jobs. Earning this credential can help employees secure jobs that pay as much as $75,000 a year. Since the certification lasts three years, taking and passing the CompTIA A+ exam can be a worthwhile investment for those individuals who seek to work their way up the IT ladder.

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Q: How Do I Get CompTIA A+ Certified, and What Jobs Can I Apply for After Certification?

A: Many employees in the IT industry get CompTIA A+ certified in order to become computer technicians, but several other jobs can be obtained with this certification as well. With this credential, you can qualify for positions in the areas of support services, systems, security, human resources and more. For many, getting the CompTIA A+ certification is a stepping stone to other certifications and positions that promise higher pay and greater responsibilities. To get certified, you’ll have to take a prep course that will familiarize you with CompTIA A+ concepts, then pass the two CompTIA A+ exams.

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Q: How Long Does it Take to Get an A+ Certification?

A: The time that it’ll take to earn a CompTIA A+ certification is highly dependent on the individual seeking it. Knowledge of and experience with all of the concepts tested in the required Core 1 and Core 2 exams can mean that you can earn the credential fairly quickly, taking only a few days or weeks to study. Novices, however, can require months of study and preparation. Enrolling in prep or refresher courses that cover the tested concepts can significantly reduce your study time, regardless of whether you’re an IT veteran or new to the industry.

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Part I 220-1001

Chapter 1 Motherboards, Processors, and Memory
Understanding Motherboards
Understanding Processors
Understanding Memory
Understanding Cooling Systems
Exam Essentials

Chapter 2 Internal Expansion, Storage Devices, and Power Supplies
Installing and Configuring Expansion Cards
Understanding Storage Devices
Understanding Power Supplies
Exam Essentials

Chapter 3 Peripherals and Connectors
Understanding Cables and Connectors
Understanding Uses of Peripheral Devices
Exam Essentials

Chapter 4 Custom PC Configurations
Exploring Custom Configurations
Thin Clients
Exam Essentials

Chapter 5 Installing and Configuring Printers
Understanding Print Technologies and Imaging Processes
Installing and Maintaining Printers
Exam Essentials

Chapter 6 Networking Fundamentals
Understanding Networking Principles
Identifying Common Network Hardware
Exam Essentials

Chapter 7 Introduction to TCP/IP
Understanding TCP/IP
Exam Essentials

Chapter 8 Installing Wireless and SOHO Networks
Understanding Wireless Networking Technologies
Installing and Configuring SOHO Networks
Exam Essentials

Chapter 9 Network Services, Virtualization, and Cloud Computing
Understanding Network Services
Understanding Virtualization and Cloud Computing
Installing the OS
Exam Essentials

Chapter 10 Understanding Laptops
Working with Laptops
Input Devices
Internal Expansion
Laptop Displays
External Peripherals
Exam Essentials

Chapter 11 Understanding Mobile Devices
Understanding Mobile Devices
Exam Essentials

Chapter 12 Mobile Device Connectivity and Synchronization
Understanding Network Connectivity and Email
Configuring Mobile Device Synchronization
Exam Essentials

Chapter 13 Troubleshooting Methodology and Resolving Core Hardware Problems
Using the Troubleshooting Best Practice Methodology
Troubleshooting Core Hardware Issues
Exam Essentials

Chapter 14 Hardware and Network Troubleshooting
Troubleshooting Storage and Video Problems
Troubleshooting Common Mobile Device Issues
Troubleshooting Printer Problems
Troubleshooting Networking Problems
Exam Essentials

Part II 220-1002

Chapter 15 Operating System Basics
Understanding Operating Systems
Preparing for the Exam
Exam Essentials

Chapter 16 Operating System Administration
Interacting with Operating Systems
Administrative Tools
Disk Management
Exam Essentials

Chapter 17 Working with Windows 10
Introduction to Windows 10
Installing Windows 10
Booting the Windows 10 Operating System
Windows Applications
Networking in Windows 10
Exam Essentials

Chapter 18 Working with Windows 8/8.1
Windows Editions
Installing Windows 8
Windows 8 Boot Methods
Exam Essentials

Chapter 19 Working with Windows 7
Windows 7 Editions
Installing Windows 7
Booting the Windows 7 Operating System
Windows 7 Features
Windows 7 Administrative Tools
Windows 7 Control Panel Utilities
Networking and Windows 7
Exam Essentials

Chapter 20 Working with macOS and Linux
Best Practices
Basic Linux Commands
Exam Essentials

Chapter 21 Scripting and Remote Access
Remote Access
Exam Essentials

Chapter 22 Security Concepts
Physical Security Concepts
Logical Security
Network Policies
Common Security Threats
Common Software Threats
Mitigating Software Threats
Destruction and Disposal Methods
Securing a SOHO Network (Wireless)
Securing a SOHO Network (Wired)
Exam Essentials

Chapter 23 Securing Operating Systems
Workstation Security Best Practices
Working with Windows OS Security Settings
Mobile Device Security
Exam Essentials

Chapter 24 Troubleshooting Operating Systems and Security
Troubleshooting Microsoft Windows OS Problems
Troubleshooting Security Issues
Best Practices for Malware Removal
Troubleshooting Mobile Issues
Troubleshooting Mobile Security Issues
Exam Essentials

Chapter 25 Documentation and Professionalism
Documentation and Change Management
Disaster Prevention and Recovery
Demonstrating Professionalism
Exam Essentials

Chapter 26 Safety and Environmental Concerns
Understanding Safety Procedures
Understanding Environmental Controls
Understanding Policies, Licensing, and Privacy
Exam Essentials
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