CompTIA A+


Course Code:

CT-A+

Duration:
5 days
9:00am to 5.00pm
Location:
80 Jurong East Street 21 #04-04
Devan Nair Institute
Singapore 609607
Course Fees:
S$2,500 (excl of G.S.T)
2019 Course Dates
1 – 5 Jul 2019
2 – 6 Sep 2019
4 – 8 Nov 2019
None of the published dates will work for you? Speak to our training consultants for a private tuition arrangement or a closed door training.
Do note that this course listed uses digital courseware. You are required to bring your own device to access the digital manual.

Course Overview

CompTIA A+ certified professionals are proven problem solvers. They support today’s core technologies from security to cloud to data management and more. CompTIA A+ is the industry standard for launching IT careers into today’s digital world. It is the only industry recognized credential with performance-based items to prove pros can think on their feet to perform critical IT support tasks in the moment. It is trusted by employers around the world to identify the go-to person in end point management and technical support roles. CompTIA A+ is regularly re-invented by IT experts to ensure that it validates core skills and abilities demanded in the workplace.

The Official CompTIA® A+® Core 1 and Core 2 (Exams 220-1001 and 220-1002) course provides the background knowledge and skills you will require to be a successful A+ technician. It will help you prepare to take the CompTIA A+ Core Series certification examinations (exam numbers 220-1001 and 220-1002), in order to become a CompTIA A+ Certified Professional.

Program Objectives

• Support operating systems.
• Install and configure PC system unit components and peripheral devices.
• Install, configure, and troubleshoot display and multimedia devices.
• Install, configure, and troubleshoot storage devices.
• Install, configure, and troubleshoot internal system components.
• Install, configure, and maintain operating systems.
• Maintain and troubleshoot Microsoft Windows.
• Explain network infrastructure concepts.
• Configure and troubleshoot network connections.
• Manage users, workstations, and shared resources.
• Implement client virtualization and cloud computing.
• Implement physical security.
• Secure workstations and data.
• Troubleshoot workstation security issues.
• Support and troubleshoot laptops.
• Support and troubleshoot mobile devices.
• Install, configure, and troubleshoot print devices.
• Implement operational procedures.

Course Outline

Module 1: Supporting Operating Systems

Module 2: Installing and Configuring PC Components

Module 3: Installing, Configuring, and Troubleshooting Display and Multimedia Devices

Module 4: Installing, Configuring, and Troubleshooting Storage Devices

Module 5: Installing, Configuring, and Troubleshooting Internal System Components

Module 6: Installing, Configuring, and Maintaining Operating Systems

Module 7: Maintaining and Troubleshooting Microsoft Windows

Module 8: Network Infrastructure Concepts

Module 9: Configuring and Troubleshooting Networks

Module 10: Managing Users, Workstations, and Shared Resources

Module 11: Implementing Client Virtualization and Cloud Computing

Module 12: Security Concepts

Module 13: Securing Workstations and Data

Module 14: Troubleshooting Workstation Security Issues

Module 15: Supporting and Troubleshooting Laptops

Module 16: Supporting and Troubleshooting Mobile Devices

Module 17: Installing, Configuring, and Troubleshooting Print Devices

Module 18: Implementing Operational Procedures

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Certification and Related Exams

Test Details
Exam Codes 220-1001 220-1002
Number of Questions Maximum of 90
Type of Questions Multiple choice and performance-based
Length of Test 90 Minutes per exam
Passing Score  220-1001: 675 (on a scale of 100-900)  220-1002: 700 (on a scale of 100-900)
Recommended Experience 9 to 12 months hands-on experience in the lab or field
Languages English, German, Japanese, Portuguese, Simplified Chinese and Spanish

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This industry recognized certification is held by over 1,000,000 IT professionals. Moreover, it’s vendor neutral, which means the skills you develop here won’t be tied to a specific company or technology; keeping your horizons in IT broad and deep.
CompTIA A+ certification is the one you need to take if your job responsibilities include entry-level computer service technician support duties and the support of computers running the Windows desktop operating systems.
In this course, you’ll build on your end-user background knowledge as you acquire the specific skills required to install, configure, upgrade, troubleshoot, and repair PC hardware components and systems. You will also learn the specific skills you need to install, maintain, and troubleshoot the Windows desktop operating systems.

  1. You’ll Earn a Higher Salary
    On average, A+-certified IT pros earn over $60,000 per year; this according to the 2013 IT Skills and Salary Report by CompTIA authorized partner Global Knowledge.
  2. A+ is Globally Recognized
    Earning your A+ certification gives you an internationally recognized credential. This means wherever your career takes you around the world, you’ll be able to boast holding a certification employers recognize.
  3. It Gives You a Competitive Edge
    91% of hiring managers value IT certification, giving you the competitive edge to land the job; this according to the CompTIA Employer Perceptions of IT Training and Certification study.
  4. You’ll Get More Opportunities
    Your future of fulfilling IT job opportunities starts with A+ certification; this according to CompTIA’s 9th Annual Information Security Trends study. Labor estimates predict some technology fields will experience growth of over 20 percent by the year 2020.
  5. Your Skills Will be Universal
    CompTIA A+ is a vendor neutral certification, which means that A+ certified professionals can proficiently work with an extensive variety of hardware.