In order to earn the powerful A+ certification, candidates must pass two exams. The first exam is CompTIA A+ 220-901. This course provides the information and strategies required to pass this exam and succeed in the rich field of IT support. This course will teach students these valuable skills:
Assembling computer and networking components based on customer requirements;
Installing, configuring and maintaining devices, PCs, and software;
Understanding the basics of networking and security/forensics;
Properly diagnose, resolve, and document common hardware and software issues;
Providing appropriate customer support; and
An understanding of the basics of virtualization, desktop imaging, and deployment.
This course should not be missed by any student looking to launch their career in information technology, or anyone interested in refreshing their skills.
Your journey to becoming a success in Information Technology continues with this CompTIA A+ 220-902 course – the next step after you complete the CompTIA A+ 220-901 course. The CompTIA A+ certification is your starting point for your career in IT. This engaging course from CBT Nuggets covers the most common hardware and software technologies in business today, and ensures that students can go on to support complex IT infrastructures. CompTIA A+ is one of the most powerful and recognized certifications in all of Information Technology.
This course teaches very detailed information in the five following areas:
Windows operating systems
Other operating systems and technologies
Basic computer and internet usage skills
Windows computer system
Mac computer system
Linux computer system
Related Job Functions
Technical support specialist
Field service technician
IT support technician
IT support administrator
This exam also meets the requirement for DoD baseline IAT Level I certification.
About the Author:
Anthony Sequeira has been a CBT Nuggets trainer since 2012 and brings more than two decades of IT experience to his training. Anthony holds a variety of certifications, including CCIE R&S, CCNP Security, CCNA Wireless, CCNA Voice, DCUCD-I, and VCP.