CompTIA A+ 2019 is the industry standard for starting your career in IT
CompTIA A+ is the preferred qualifying credential for technical support and IT operational roles. A+ certified professionals identify issues and problem-solve more effectively than those without certification. In order to receive the CompTIA A+ certification, candidates must pass two exams: 220-1001 & 220-1002 Core Series.
Successful candidates will have the knowledge required to:
Assemble components based on customer requirements
Install, configure and maintain devices, PCs and software for end users
Understand the basics of networking and security, including forensics
Apply troubleshooting skills to diagnose, resolve and document common hardware and software issues
Provide appropriate customer support
Understand the basics of virtualization, desktop imaging and deployment
CompTIA A+ is accredited by ANSI as meeting the ISO/IEC 17024 standard and is approved by U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) to fulfill Directive 8570.01-M requirements.
No prior IT experience is necessary.