Take the next step to earning your CompTIA A+ certification.
Towson University’s online CompTIA A+ training course will prepare you for CompTIA A+ certification exams 220-1001 and 220-1002. You’ll learn how to install and configure operating systems, expand IT security, troubleshoot software and other common operational procedures.
Total Hours: 290
Tuition: $2,199 includes all instructional materials and a voucher for both Core 1 and Core 2 exams.
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CompTIA's A+ certification is the top credential for associate-level IT professionals. This 100% online course will teach you the installation, maintenance and troubleshooting processes for most devices according to CompTIA A+ subject domains. The CompTIA A+ certification addresses performance-based topics and questions that prove you can think on your feet and solve systems, software and network problems in real-time.
Introduction to the 220-1001 section of the CompTIA A+ exam
Desktop and laptop assembly, motherboards, BIOS and Processors
Troubleshooting cooling and power issues, maintaining and install hard drives and storage
Common approaches to network connections, router setup, TCP/IP and local networking
Mobile device security and virtualization
Introduction to the 220-1002 section of the CompTIA A+ exam
Tools for installing and maintaining Windows interfaces, command lines and remote desktops
Solving problems with boot process, startup and re-installation
Best practices for securing Windows from malicious software
Troubleshooting and maintaining MacOS and Linux operating systems
By course completion, you will be fully prepared to sit for the CompTIA 220-1001 and 220-1002 certification exams. As the most respected associate-level IT certification in the industry, CompTIA A+ certification verifies that you have passed a standard that is supported by companies like Intel, Dell and HP.
There are no prerequisites to take the course.
*NOTE: WIOA, G.I. Bill®, and other specialized workforce assistance programs are not eligible for discounts.