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CompTIA A+ Certification Training Course

CompTIA A+ Certification Training Training Course


Course Description: : The A+ Certification Training class is designed for students who are seeking the CompTIA A+ certification and who want to prepare for the CompTIA A+ 220-901 Certification Exam and the CompTIA 220-902 Certification Exam. Students will learn skills and information needed to install, configure, optimize, troubleshoot, repair, upgrade, and perform preventive maintenance on PCs, digital devices, and operating systems.

Upon completion of the course, students will be able to:

  • Identify the hardware components of PCs and mobile devices.
  • Identify the basic components and functions of operating systems
  • Install, configure, optimize and maintain Microsoft Windows
  • Manage system components and data storage
  • Identify networking and security fundamentals
  • Identify the operational procedures that should be followed by professional PC technicians
  • Identify the hardware and software requirements for client environment configurations
  • Identify, Support and Troubleshoot a number of other key computer and network components. See syllabus below for more details

Course Syllabus

Examination 220-901

Day 1: Objective 1.0 Hardware
1.1 BIOS
1.2 Motherboards and Motherboard Components.
1.3 RAM. Random Access Memory, w/ troubleshooting
1.4 PC Expansion Cards.
1.5 Storage w/troubleshooting
1.6 The CPU
1.7 Including 1.11: PC Connections and Connectors
1.8 Power & Power Supplies w/troubleshooting
1.9 The Right PC: Home Assignment with Exam.
1.10 Video and Sound
1.11 Completed with 1.7 above.
1.12 Install and configure common peripheral devices.

Day 2: Objective 1.0 Hardware.
1.13 Printers: Install & Configure
1.14 Printers: Different Technologies
1.15 Printers: Maintenance.

Objective 2.0 Networking
2.1 Cables & Connectors
2.2 Cable Characteristics.
2.3 TCP/IP
2.4 TCP/IP & UDP Ports
2.5 WIFI Networking.
2.6 SOHO Networking, Install and Configure.
2.7 Connection Types
2.8 Connection Devices.
2.9 Networking Tools of the Trade.

Day 3: Objective 3.0 Mobile Devices
3.1 Laptop Hardware & Components
3.2 Laptop Components
3.3 Laptop Features.
3.4 Other Mobile Devices: Tablets, Phones, etc.
3.5 Accessories and Ports’

Objective 4.0 Hardware and Network Troubleshooting.
4.1 This objective covered in 1.0 above
4.2 This objective covered in 1.0 above
4.3 This objective covered in 1.0 above
4.4 This objective covered in 2.0 above
4.5 This objective covered in 1.0, 2.0, or 3.0 above.
4.6 This objective covered in 1.0 above.

Examination 220-902

Day 4 Objective 1.0 Windows Operating Systems
1.1 Compare Operating Systems Windows Vista, 7, 8, & 8.1
1.2 Operating System Installation
1.3 Command Line Tools.
1.4 OS Features and Tools.
1.5 The Control Panel
1.6 Install Networking on a Desktop.
1.7 Preventative Maintenance and Tools

Objective 2.0 Other Operating Systems
2.1 MAC OS and Linux
2.2 Virtualization
2.3 The Cloud
2.4 Network Hosts
2.5 Mobile Operating Systems: Android, IOS, etc.
2.6 Install and Configure Mobile OS systems.
2.7 Mobile Data synchronization

Day 5 Objective 3.0 Security
3.1 Common Threats and Vulnerabilities
3.2 Prevention
3.3 OS Security Settings.
3.4 Deploy Security Best Practices per Workstation
3.5 Securing the mobile device
3.6 Data Disposal and Destruction
3.7 Secure a SOHO wired and wireless network.

Objective 4.0 Software Troubleshooting
Most objectives covered in Objective 1.0 above.

Objective 5.0 Operational Procedures.
All objectives covered in other Objectives.

Additional Items
Questions of the Day: Practice Test Questions sent via email 5 days per week for 60 days.

Classnotes: During class should a discussion go beyond the scope of the A+ objectives, the topic will be further researched, and the results sent to the students via email.

Please Note: It may be necessary, due to the volume of material to extend this class time into our study sessions until all the material is covered and students questions are answered completely.

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