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CompTIA A+ Certification Training

Be prepared to earn the top entry-level certification CompTIA A+ to kickstart your IT careers. As a certified CompTIA A+ professional you will have a strong foundation in today's core technologies like cloud, security, and data management. This certification is a prerequisite for many entry-level positions;  Technical support and IT operational roles.

Get everything you want to prepare for the  CompTIA A+ 220-1001 and CompTIA A+ 220-1002 exams. 

(Please note that the exam voucher and CompTIA labs can be purchased as an add-on to the Training Program.)

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CompTIA A+ Core Series (220-1001) and (220-1002).
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CompTIA A+ Certification Training

Program Overview

  • Earn your CompTIA A+ certification with two courses for the price of one.
  • Learn and discuss with a live instructor over 10 days of Live Bootcamp training.
  • Configure device operating systems; Windows, Mac, Linux, Chrome OS, Android, and iOS and administer client-based as well as cloud-based (SaaS) software
  • Implement data backup and recovery methods.

CompTIA A+ 220-1001 and 220-1002 Exam Insight

  • The CompTIA A+ certification exams test the candidate's theoretical knowledge as well as practical abilities. You will be faced with multiple-choice questions that have one or more responses, drag-and-drop activities, and specific performance-based question items that test your problem-solving skills in a simulated environment. It is this blend of question formats in the exam that makes the CompTIA A+ certification standout as a determinant of the candidate's functional understanding. 
  • CompTIA A+ 220-1001 covers mobile devices, networking technology, hardware, virtualization, and cloud computing, and network troubleshooting. 
  • CompTIA A+ 220-1002 covers installing and configuring operating systems, expanded security, software troubleshooting, and operational procedures.  
  • Each exam consists of 90 multiple choice questions to be completed in 90 minutes 
  • Passing score 220-1001: 675 (on a scale of 100-900) & 220-1002: 700 (on a scale of 100-900)

(Source: https://www.comptia.org)

Learning Experience

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Live Bootcamp

Learn the most important information in GreyCampus’s A+ BootCamp. Online bootcamp training focuses on IT support tasks.  Build your base knowledge and enjoy the comfort of learning with a real-time instructor.  

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Certification

You will receive a course completion certificate from GreyCampus plus the tools, skills, and understanding you need to pass your CompTIA A+ certification exam.

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Support System

Get access to the dedicated instructor helpline and clear all your subject-related doubts. For other queries, our customer support team is available round the clock.

Program Curriculum

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  • 220-1001: Mobile Devices

    • Installing and configure laptop hardware and components

    • Installing components within the display of a laptop

    • Using appropriate laptop features

    • Compare and contrast characteristics of various types of other mobile devices

    • Connecting and configuring accessories and ports of other mobile devices

    • Configuring basic mobile device network connectivity and application support

    • Using methods to perform mobile device synchronization

  • 220-1001: Networking

    • Compare and contrast TCP and UDP ports, protocols, and their purposes

    • Compare and contrast common networking hardware devices.

    • Installing and configuring a basic wired/wireless SOHO network

    • Compare and contrast wireless networking protocols

    • Summarizing the properties and purposes of services provided by networked hosts

    • Common network configuration concepts

    • Compare and contrast Internet connection types, network types, and their features

    • Using appropriate networking tools

  • 220-1001: Hardware

    • Basic cable types, features, and their purposes

    • Identifying common connector types

    • Installing RAM types

    • Installing and configuring storage devices

    • Installing and configuring motherboards, CPUs, and add-on cards

    • Purposes and uses of various peripheral types

    • Summarizing power supply types and features

    • Selecting and configuring appropriate components for a custom PC configuration to meet customer specifications or needs

    • Installing and configuring common devices

    • Configuring SOHO multifunction devices/printers and settings

    • Installing and maintaining various print technologies

  • 220-1001: Virtualization and Cloud Computing

    • Compare and contrast cloud computing concepts

    • Setting up and configuring client-side virtualization

  • 220-1001: Hardware and Network Troubleshooting

    • Using the best practice methodology to resolve problems

    • Troubleshooting problems related to motherboards, RAM, CPUs, and power

    • Troubleshooting hard drives and RAID arrays

    • Troubleshooting video, projector, and display issues

    • Troubleshooting common mobile device issues while adhering to the appropriate procedures

    • Troubleshooting printers

    • Troubleshooting common wired and wireless network problems

  • 220-1002: Operating Systems

    • Compare and contrast common operating system types and their purposes

    • Compare and contrast features of Microsoft Windows versions

    • Summarize general OS installation considerations and upgrade methods

    • Use appropriate Microsoft c...

    • Use Microsoft operating system features and tools

    • Use Microsoft Windows Control Panel utilities

    • Summarize application installation and configuration concepts

    • Configure Microsoft Windows networking on a client/desktop

    • Use features and tools of the Mac OS and Linux client/desktop operating systems

  • 220-1002: Security

    • Summarize the importance of physical security measures

    • Explain logical security concepts

    • Compare and contrast wireless security protocols and authentication methods

    • Detect, remove, and prevent malware using appropriate tools and methods

    • Compare and contrast social engineering, threats, and vulnerabilities

    • Compare and contrast the differences of basic Microsoft Windows OS security settings

    • Implement security best practices to secure a workstation

    • Implement methods for securing mobile devices

    • Implement appropriate data destruction and disposal methods

    • Configure security on SOHO wireless and wired networks

  • 220-1002: Software Troubleshooting

    • Troubleshoot Microsoft Windows OS problems

    • Troubleshoot and resolve PC security issues

    • Use best practice procedures for malware removal

    • Troubleshoot mobile OS and application issues

    • Troubleshoot mobile OS and application security issues

  • 220-1002: Operational Procedures

    • Compare and contrast best practices associated with types of documentation

    • Implement basic change management best practices

    • Implement basic disaster prevention and recovery methods

    • Explain common safety procedures

    • Explain environmental impacts and appropriate controls

    • Explain the processes for addressing prohibited content/ activity, and privacy, licensing, and policy concepts

    • Given a scenario, use proper communication techniques and professionalism

    • Identify the basics of scripting

    • Use remote access technologies

Did you know?

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CompTIA is one of the world’s best-known certification bodies in Information Technology. Founded in 1982, CompTIA (The Computer Technology Industry Association) was one of the first certification bodies. Its vendor-neutral approach helps CompTIA to focus on what skills a technology worker needs, as opposed to what a vendor might want to advertise. Recognized in over 120 countries CompTIA has issued over 2 million IT certifications.

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According to the 2020 Dice Salary Survey, the average help desk support worker makes 50,009 USD.

Pricing

Bootcamp
USD 550
Classes starting from:
  • March 15,16,17,18,19,22,23,24,25,26 2021
  • March 22,23,24,25 2021
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For group enrolment of 5+ students or custom training requirements.
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Frequently Asked Questions

Certification

Q: What job profiles would benefit from the CompTIA A+ Certification?

Working professionals with the following job profiles would greatly benefit from getting CompTIA A+ Certified -

  • Service Desk Analyst
  • Data Support Technician
  • Help Desk Tech
  • Desktop Support Administrator
  • Technical Support Specialist
  • End-User Computing Technician
  • Field Service Technician
  • Help Desk Technician
  • Associate Network Engineer
  • System Support Specialist
Q: What is the recommended level of experience to take the A+ exam?

A: Professionals with 9 to 12 months of hands-on experience in the lab or field would benefit the most out of this certification.

 

Q: What are the benefits of A+ certification?

A: Employers hiring technology workers want A+ certified employees because they actually understand how hardware and operating system choices shape the way we work and use our technology.

Q: How long is a A+ certification valid?

A: Three years, though you can renew it by earning Continuing Education Units.

Q: How do I earn continuing education units?

A: There are several ways; earn a higher CompTIA certification, earn a certification from another CompTIA-approved vendor, retake and pass your highest exam, teach classes in the subject area, write papers, take additional training and more.

Exam

Q: What is the exam like?

A: The exam is a maximum of 90 questions. Roughly the first five questions are Performance Based Questions (PBQs).

Q: What are CompTIA certification exam PBQs?

A: They simulate real-world tasks. You may have to identify internal hardware components, place networking hardware into a diagram, troubleshooting IP addressing, or perform basic command-line tasks.

Registration

Q: What is A+ certification?

A: A+ is one of the most comprehensive certifications covering all aspects of our devices from hardware to operating systems. It builds on that to teach essential networking and security skills.

Q: Why choose GreyCampus A+ Training?

When you enroll in a live A+ Bootcamp, you’ll spend [three/four] days with an instructor who is an expert in the field.  You can ask questions, discuss concepts, receive advice on the exam, and your career.

 

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