Mike Vasquez

Senior Technical Instructor

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The CompTIA A+ (900 Series) online, instructor-led training will give you the knowledge you require to support basic hardware and operating systems in the business world. This course will teach you best practices regarding networking, security access, and troubleshooting across a variety of device types to help you support your organization and advance your own IT career. It will empower you to take on the most challenging technology issues efficiency, and will enable you to improve your customer service and communication skills.

This is a combination course that covers both hardware and software necessary to succeed on the 220-901 and 220-902 exams, which are both required to earn CompTIA A+ Certification. Many corporations, such as Microsoft, Novell, Cisco, and Hewlett-Packard, include A+ certification in their specialized certification tracks, and CompTIA A+ certification is mandatory for service technicians in many different technology companies.

Exams 220-901 and 220-902

1

Troubleshoot wired and wireless networks with appropriate tools

21 minutes

2

Summarize methods and data related to mobile device synchronization

11 minutes

3

Explain the troubleshooting theory

20 minutes

4

Troubleshoot and repair common mobile device issues while adhering to the appropriate procedures

32 minutes

5

Identify common security threats and vulnerabilities

36 minutes

6

Troubleshoot printers with appropriate tools

13 minutes

7

Compare and contrast common prevention methods

36 minutes

8

Compare and contrast various features and requirements of Microsoft operating systems

33 minutes

9

Compare and contrast differences of basic Windows OS security settings

20 minutes

10

Install Windows PC operating systems using appropriate methods

21 minutes

11

Deploy and enforce security best practices to secure a workstation

17 minutes

12

Apply appropriate Microsoft command-line tools

35 minutes

13

Compare and contrast various methods for securing mobile devices

24 minutes

14

Use appropriate Microsoft operating system features and tools

26 minutes

15

Use appropriate data destruction and disposal methods

12 minutes

16

Use Windows Control Panel utilities

35 minutes

17

Secure wireless and wired networks

23 minutes

18

Install and configure Windows networking on a client/desktop

38 minutes

19

Troubleshoot PC operating system problems with appropriate tools

45 minutes

20

Explain the function of components within the display of a laptop

8 minutes

21

Perform common preventive maintenance procedures using the appropriate Windows Operating System tools

27 minutes

22

Troubleshoot common PC security issues with appropriate tools and best practices

37 minutes

23

Use appropriate laptop features

12 minutes

24

Identify common features and functionality of the Mac OS and Linux operating systems

32 minutes

25

Troubleshoot common mobile OS and application issues with appropriate tools

26 minutes

26

Explain the characteristics of various types of other mobile devices

13 minutes

27

Setup and use client-side virtualization

18 minutes

28

Troubleshoot common mobile OS and application security issues with appropriate tools

21 minutes

29

Compare and contrast accessories and ports of other mobile devices

12 minutes

30

Identify basic cloud concepts

21 minutes

31

Use appropriate safety procedures

19 minutes

32

Troubleshoot common problems related to motherboards, RAM, CPU, and power with appropriate tools

18 minutes

33

Summarize the properties and purpose of services provided by networked hosts

23 minutes

34

Apply the appropriate controls with potential environmental impacts

19 minutes

35

Troubleshoot hard drives and Redundant Array of Independent Disks (RAID) arrays with appropriate tools

11 minutes

36

Identify basic features of mobile operating systems

17 minutes

37

Summarize the process of addressing prohibited content/activity and explain privacy, licensing, and policy concepts

25 minutes

38

Troubleshoot common video, projector, and display issues

10 minutes

39

Install and configure basic mobile device network connectivity and email

20 minutes

40

Demonstrate proper communication techniques and professionalism

25 minutes

41

Configure Settings and Use BIOS/UEFI Tools

26 minutes

42

Compare and contrast the characteristics of connectors and cabling

8 minutes

43

Importance of Motherboard Components, Their Purpose, and Properties

20 minutes

44

Explain the properties and characteristics of TCP/IP

15 minutes

45

Compare and Contrast Various RAM Types and Their Features

10 minutes

46

Explain common TCP and UDP ports, protocols, and their purpose.

6 minutes

47

Install and Configure PC Expansion Cards

14 minutes

48

Compare and contrast various Wi-Fi standards and encryption types.

6 minutes

49

Install and Configure Storage Devices and Use Appropriate Media

19 minutes

50

Install, and configure wireless/wired router and apply appropriate settings

13 minutes

51

Install Various Types of CPUs and Apply the Appropriate Cooling Methods

12 minutes

52

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

12 minutes

53

Compare and Contrast Various PC Connection Interfaces, Their Characteristics, and Purpose

16 minutes

54

Compare and contrast network architecture devices, their functions, and features

11 minutes

55

Install a Power Supply Based on Given Specifications

11 minutes

56

Use appropriate networking tools

8 minutes

57

Select the Appropriate Components for a Custom PC Configuration to Meet Customer Specifications or Needs

10 minutes

58

Install and configure laptop hardware and components

22 minutes

59

Compare and Contrast Types of Display Devices and Their Features

15 minutes

60

Identify Common PC Connector Types and Associated Cables

11 minutes

61

Install and Configure Common Peripheral Devices

7 minutes

62

Install Multifunction Devices/ Printers and Configure Appropriate Settings

12 minutes

63

Compare and Contrast Differences Between the Various Print Technologies and the Associated Imaging Process

17 minutes

64

Perform Appropriate Printer Maintenance

9 minutes

65

Identify the various types of network cables and connectors

11 minutes