CompTIA certification


The CompTIA A+ exam covers the following domains and topics:

Hardware: Identify, use and connect hardware components and devices
Networking: Explain types of networks and connections including transmission control protocol/internet protocol (TCP/IP), Wi-Fi and small office/home office (SOHO)
Mobile Devices: Install and configure laptops and other mobile devices
Network and Hardware Troubleshooting: Troubleshoot device and network issues
Security: Identify and protect against security vulnerabilities for devices and their network connections
Windows Operating System: Install and support Windows OS, including command line and client support
Other OS Technologies: Understand Mac OS, Linux and mobile OS
Software Troubleshooting: Troubleshoot PC and mobile device issues, including application security support
Operational Procedures: Follow best practices for safety, environmental impacts and communication and professionalism

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CompTIA A+ certification is earned by passing a set of two exams – created by IT industry professionals – it validates the skills needed for IT jobs. It is not just about PC repair. Candidates are better prepared to troubleshoot and problem solver for wider variety of issues, ranging from networking and operating systems to mobile devices and security.

It is a performance-based certification that supports the ability to connect users to the data they need to do their jobs regardless of the devices being used. Successful candidates will have the following skills to:

Configure, install and upgrade operating systems, including: Windows, Apple OS X, Linux, iOS, Android and Windows Mobile
Install and image virtual machines
Set up and troubleshoot peripheral devices
Assemble and disassemble computing hardware
Set up and support basic home and small office networks
Implement cybersecurity controls appropriate to helpdesk and technical support roles
Troubleshoot and support end-user access to applications and data