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CompTIA A+ Certification

CompTIA A+ Certification & Computer Technology

Learn to troubleshoot computers and prepare for the A+ Certification exam! This distance learning course will train individuals with little or no computer background about computer technology, and prepare them to pass the CompTIA A+ Certification exam. Complete all 33 lessons and you will be prepared to take the CompTIA A+ Certification test and do the following: Troubleshoot Computers, Hard Drive Installation and Support, Networking Fundamentals, Work with Different Operating Systems, Work with Printers and Fonts, Maintain Computers, Work with Graphics, Manage Memories, Disaster Recovery and Virus Control. Start your training with Cleveland Institute of Electronics today!

All the textbooks, CD ROMs, resources and instructor support is included with tuition! Course material is sent to your home and you take your exams from home on our e-grade web site or mail them in to be graded. Start training to become a Computer Support Specialist, Help Desk Technician or Computer Technician today.

Partial Course Syllabus: Section III: A+ Certification Preparation

  • Introducing Hardware
  • Introducing Operating Systems
  • Working with People in a Technical World
  • Form Factors, Power Supplies & Working Inside a PC
  • Processors and Chipsets; Motherboards
  • Upgrading Memory and Hard Drives
  • Supporting I/O Devices & Multimedia Technology
  • PC Maintenance and Troubleshooting Strategies
  • Installing and Maintaining Windows
  • Optimizing Windows
  • Fixing Windows Problems
  • PCs on a Network
  • Security Essentials and Practices
  • Supporting Notebooks & Printers

Career Path

Once completed with your training you’ll be among the elite that have CompTIA certification. These individual work as field support technicians for large and small companies. They also find employment as a network administrator or network support technician.