The CompTIA A+ certification is an internationally recognised industry-standard qualification for
computer support technicians, held by more than a million people worldwide.
This online course can open up a career as an IT technician through your practical training in
installing, configuring, optimising, repairing and upgrading PCs, digital devices, and operating
systems. You will be suited for work in an IT department, a retail computer environment or
conducting home repairs.
You are required to pass two exams covering the following content:
Core 1: 220-1101
- Mobile Devices
- Virtualization and Cloud Computing
- Hardware and Network Troubleshooting
Core 2: 220-1102
- Operating Systems
- Software Troubleshooting
- Operational Procedures
Practice exercises and quizzes
A certification exam voucher
Prerequisites & Requirements
As this is an industry-standard accreditation, a certification may lead to opportunities with many of the world’s biggest IT companies. When you receive your CompTIA A+ certification, you can confidently apply for roles such as Tier I Support Specialist, Desktop Support Specialist, Systems Support Technician, Junior Systems Administrator, Field Service Technician, Data Support technician, End-User Computing Technician and Help Desk Technician.
When you complete this course, eCollege recommends further study by enrolling in:
- CompTIA N+
- CompTIA S+
- Cisco Certified Network Associate (200-301 CCNA)
Ref number: 442579 – CompTIA A+
There are multiple ways to apply for this course, please check out the different options below.