- CompTIA A+ Certification training can provide you the skills necessary to become A+ certified and ready for an entry-level career in the IT industry.
- CompTIA A+ certification is an internationally recognized, vendor-neutral certification that many employers consider a prerequisite for entry-level IT employment. A+ certification signifies that the individual is capable of performing tasks such as installation, configuration, and troubleshooting of common PC systems as well as basic networking skills.
- A+ Certification - Essentials (2009 Objectives)
- A+ Certification - Practical Application (2009 Objectives)
Who's It For?
A+ Certification training is ideal for anyone interested in a new career in IT or to prove existing knowledge in basic IT helpdesk support. With A+ certification training at ITBCgroup, the student will learn:
- Installation, configuration and maintenance of PC operating systems
- Maintenance and installation of PC hardware components
- Troubleshooting and diagnosing skills for PC hardware and software
- Basic network skills, including networking PCs and troubleshooting networks
- Basics of PC and networking security
Certification and Exams
- An A+ certification candidate must pass two exams. All candidates must pass the A+ Essentials exam and the A+ Practical Application exam.
Candidate job roles include :
- Technical support specialist
- Field service technician
- IT support technician
- IT support administrator
- IT support specialist
- CompTIA A+ is part of the certification track for corporations such as Microsoft, HP and Cisco. Other technology companies, including Dell, Intel, Lenovo and Ricoh, have made CompTIA A+ certification mandatory for their service technicians. The U.S. Department of Defense recognizes CompTIA A+ and the Department of Homeland Security requires it as part of their computer forensics program.