CompTIA A+ Core Series
The CompTIA A+ Core Series is a vendor-neutral certification which establishes the best practices in troubleshooting, networking and security across a variety of devices.
Study time: Full time – 15 to 20 days| Part time – 3 to 4 months
Business support: Our customer success team measures and ensure engagement.
Prerequisites: A basic understanding of computer systems and network technologies is recommended.
Assessment: Exam based :
220-901 | 220-902 (retires 31st July 2019)
New! Core Series | Core 1: 220-1001 | Core 2: 220-1002
Ideal for: PC support, IT and user support, IT manager, helpdesk engineer or desktop engineer
Meet the Trainer
“In just 5 years the number of smart connected devices in the world will be more than 50 billion – all of which will create data that can be shared, collected and analyzed.”
NEW! CompTIA A+ Core Series
The world’s leading tech association, and our partners, CompTIA, have released their latest version of the CompTIA A+. CompTIA is constantly reviewing and updating the items on their certification exams with major revisions every three years. The CompTIA A+ Core Series is the latest version with expanded content on growing parts of the IT support role including an expansion of baseline security topics and a different approach to defining competency in operational procedures.
What’s in this version?
A general expansion of baseline security topics core to the IT support role, including:
• Physical versus logical security concepts and measures
• Social engineering
• Malware detection and removal
• Device hardening for not just PCs but devices in general
An alternative approach in defining competency in operational procedures in:
• Importance of documentation and using best practices
• Change management
• Basic disaster prevention and recovery
• Privacy concerns, including GDPR and handing PII
• Scripting basics
• Use of remote access
Networking and device connectivity are broadened:
• Cloud and virtualization are now weighed more heavily
• Managing networking and device connectivity includes IoT devices and related protocols
• Includes the concept of Internet appliances and endpoint management servers
• Added wireless mesh networks to network types
Expires 31st July 2019
New! Core Series
core 1: 220-1001
Virtualization and Cloud Computing
core 1: 220-1002
Installing and Configuring Operating Systems