CompTIA A+ Certification Course

Online Certificate Course
60 Hours/6 CEU

 

For anyone wanting to enter the IT world, the CompTIA A+ certification is a great start! The A+ by CompTIA is recognized as one of the top entry-level certifications in the industry. It provides you with a solid foundation in hardware, software and troubleshooting skills in order to build or supplement your technical knowledge. This online course will prepare you for the CompTIA A+ 220-1001 and 220-1002 exams.

Program Highlights:

  • Configuring BIOS
  • Motherboards
  • Install and Configure Storage Devices
  • Networking
  • TCP vs. UDP
  • Troubleshooting RAID Arrays and Hard Drives
  • And much more

Exam Voucher Included

Upon completion of this program, students will be enrolled in the CompTIA A+ 220-1001 and 220-1002 Certification through CompTIA. Exam vouchers are included with this program.


Career Information

What Computer User Support Specialists Do

Provide technical assistance to computer users. Answer questions or resolve computer problems for clients in person, or via telephone or electronically. May provide assistance concerning the use of computer hardware and software, including printing, installation, word processing, electronic mail and operating systems.

People in this career often have these skills:

  • Active Listening
    Listening to others, not interrupting and asking good questions
  • Speaking
    Talking to others
  • Reading Comprehension
    Reading work-related information
  • Complex Problem Solving
    Noticing a problem and figuring out the best way to solve it
  • Critical Thinking
    Thinking about the pros and cons of different ways to solve a problem

Quick Facts from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

2016 Median Pay (local) $71,150 per year
$34.21 per hour
Typical Entry-Level Education Some college/No degree
Work Experience No work experience
On-the-Job Training No on-the-job training
Number of Jobs, 2016 70,300
Job Outlook, 2016 - 2026 16% (81,600)
Annual Projected Job Openings 6,580

 


Certificate of Completion Request

Once you have completed the necessary coursework, submit the Certificate of Completion Request Form: