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CompTIA A+ - Part 1

Course Overview

The CompTIA A+ course can benefit you in two ways. Whether you work or plan to work in a mobile or corporate environment where you have a high level of face-to-face customer interaction, where client communication and client training are important, or in an environment with limited customer interaction and an emphasis on hardware activities, this course provides the background knowledge and skills you will require to be a successful A+ technician. It can also assist you if you are preparing to take the CompTIA A+ certification examination, exam numbers 220-901, in order to become a CompTIA A+ Certified Professional.

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for individuals who have basic computer user skills and who are interested in obtaining a job as an entry-level IT technician. This course is also designed for students who are seeking the CompTIA A+ certification and who want to prepare for the CompTIA A+ 220-901 Certification Exam.

Course Objectives

"In this course, you will install, configure, optimize, troubleshoot, repair, upgrade, and perform preventive maintenance on personal computers, digital devices, and operating systems. You will:

  • Identify the hardware components of personal computers and mobile digital devices.
  • Identify the operational procedures that should be followed by professional PC technicians.
  • Install, configure, and troubleshoot display devices.
  • Install and configure peripheral components. * Manage system components.
  • Manage data storage.
  • Identify network technologies
  • Install and configure networking capabilities.
  • Support mobile digital devices.
  • Support printers and multifunction devices

    Course Outline

    1 - Hardware Fundamentals

    • Topic A: Personal Computer Components
    • Topic B: Storage Devices
    • Topic C: Mobile Digital Devices
    • Topic D: Connection Interfaces

    2 - Managing System Components

    • Topic A: Identify Motherboard Components and Features
    • Topic B: Install and Configure CPUs and Cooling Systems
    • Topic C: Install Power Supplies
    • Topic D: Troubleshoot System Components

    3 - Managing Data Storage

    • Topic A: Identify RAM Types and Features
    • Topic B: Troubleshoot RAM Issues
    • Topic C: Install and Configure Storage Devices
    • Topic D: Configure the System Firmware
    • Topic E: Troubleshoot Hard Drives and RAID Arrays

    4 - Supporting Display Devices

    • Topic A: Install Display Devices
    • Topic B: Configure Display Devices
    • Topic C: Troubleshoot Video and Display Devices

    5 - Installing and Configuring Peripheral Components

    • Topic A: Install and Configure Input Devices
    • Topic B: Install and Configure Output Devices
    • Topic C: Install and Configure Input/Output Devices
    • Topic D: Install and Configure Expansion Cards

    6 - Customized Client Environments

    • Topic A: Types of Common Business Clients
    • Topic B: Custom Client Environments

    7 - Supporting Printers and Multifunction Devices

    • Topic A: Printer and Multifunction Technologies
    • Topic B: Install and Configure Printers
    • Topic C: Maintain Printers
    • Topic D: Troubleshoot Printers

    8 - Networking Technologies

    • Topic A: TCP/IP Properties and Characteristics
    • Topic B: TCP/IP
    • Topic C: Internet Connections
    • Topic D: Ports and Protocols
    • Topic E: Networking Tools

    9 - Installing and Configuring Networking Capabilities

    • Topic A: Configure Basic Windows Networking
    • Topic B: Configure Network Perimeters
    • Topic C: Using Windows Networking Features
    • Topic D: Install and Configure SOHO Networks

    10 - Supporting Mobile Digital Devices

    • Topic A: Install and Configure Exterior Laptop Components
    • Topic B: Install and Configure Interior Laptop Components
    • Topic C: Other Mobile Devices
    • Topic D: Mobile Device Accessories and Ports
    • Topic E: Mobile Device Connectivity
    • Topic F: Mobile Device Synchronization
    • Topic G: Troubleshoot Mobile Device Hardware

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    This is a 5-day class

    Price: $2,475.00
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