CompTIA A+ Certification Training

Course 445

  • Duration: 5 days
  • Exam Voucher: Yes
  • Language: English
  • Level: Intermediate

Start your IT career on the right foot with CompTIA A+ certification. Earning an A+ certification demonstrates that you possess the skills necessary to support enterprise IT infrastructures. This CompTIA A+ training course provides foundational knowledge of today’s most relevant technologies, so you can confidently conduct the tasks necessary to maintain your organisation’s IT environment.

In addition to preparing for the CompTIA A+ Core 1 (220-1101) and Core 2 (220-1102) exams — required for CompTIA A+ Certification — this training provides the skills to install, configure, and optimise personal computer hardware and operating systems. This course includes a CompTIA A+ EBook, practice assessment questions, short video clips, examples, and exam vouchers.

Passing the CompTIA A+ Certification Exam meets U.S. DoD Directive 8570.01 Technical Level-I requirements.

CompTIA A+ Certification Training Delivery Methods

  • In-Person

  • Online

CompTIA A+ Certification Training Information

This CompTIA A+ Certification Training will prepare you to:

  • Prepare to pass the CompTIA A+ 220-1101 and 220-1102 certification exams.
  • Exclusive LinkedIn group membership for peer and SME community support.
  • Apply tools and troubleshooting techniques for PCs and laptops.
  • Configure and optimise personal computers and laptops.
  • Evaluate Windows configuration and upgrading options.
  • CompTIA A+ exam voucher, CompTIA A+ Ebook, labs, and practice questions included.

CompTIA A+ Certification Training Prerequisites

It is recommended you have 9 to 12 months of hands-on experience in the lab or field.

CompTIA A+ Certification Training Exam Information

  • You must earn 20 CompTIA CEUs over a three-year period to maintain A+ certification
  • Maintain your CompTIA certification with CEU-approved training.
  • This is a CompTIA certification prep course.

CompTIA A+ Certification Course Outline

  • Explain Cable Types and Connectors
  • Install and Configure Motherboards
  • Explain Legacy Cable Types
  • Install and Configure Power Supplies and Cooling 
  • Select and Install Storage Devices 
  • Install and Configure System Memory 
  • Install and Configure CPUs 
  • Apply Troubleshooting Methodology 
  • Configure BIOS/UEFI 
  • Troubleshoot Power and Disk Issues 
  • Troubleshoot System and Display Issues 
  • Compare Network Types 
  • Compare Networking Hardware 
  • Explain Network Cable Types 
  • Compare Wireless Networking Types 
  • Compare Internet Connection Types 
  • Use Basic TCP/IP Concepts 
  • Compare Protocols and Ports 
  • Compare Network Configuration Concepts 
    • Summarise Services Provided by Networked Hosts 
    • Compare Internet and Embedded Appliances 
    • Troubleshoot Networks 
      • Summarise Client-Side Virtualisation 
      • Summarise Cloud Concepts 
        • Set Up Mobile Devices and Peripherals 
        • Configure Mobile Device Apps 
        • Install and Configure Laptop Hardware 
        • Troubleshoot Mobile Device Issues 
          • Deploy Printer and Multifunction Devices 
          • Replace Print Device Consumables 
          • Troubleshoot Print Device Issues 
            • Configure Windows User Settings 
            • Configure Windows System Settings 
            • Use Management Consoles 
            • Use Performance and Troubleshooting Tools 
            • Use Command-line Tools 
              • Explain OS Types  
              • Compare Windows Editions
                • Perform OS Installations and Upgrades 
                • Install and Configure Applications  
                • Troubleshoot Windows OS Problems 
                  • Manage Windows Networking  
                  • Troubleshoot Windows Networking  
                  • Configure Windows Security Settings  
                  • Manage Windows Shares
                  • Identify Features of Linux  
                  • I Identify Features of macOS
                  • Explain Attacks, Threats, and Vulnerabilities  
                  • Compare Wireless Security Protocols  
                  • Configure SOHO Router Security  
                  • Summarise Security Measures 
                  • Configure Workstation Security  
                  • Configure Browser Security  
                  • Troubleshoot Workstation Security Issues 
                  • Configure Mobile OS Security  
                  • Troubleshoot Mobile OS and App Software  
                  • Troubleshoot Mobile OS and App Security 
                  • Use Remote Access Technologies 
                  • Implement Backup and Recovery 
                  • Explain Data Handling Best Practices 
                  • Identify the Basics of Scripting 
                  • Implement Best Practice Documentation 
                  • Use Proper Communication Techniques 
                  • Use Common Safety and Environmental Procedures 

                  A+ Training Bundle

                  With this offering, you'll get annual access to the following:

                  • Official on-demand A+ course content.
                  • Pre-configured labs to hone your skills.
                  • Exam simulations so you can practice for exam day.

                  HARDWARE

                  • Overview
                  • Configure BIOS And UEFI Settings
                  • Motherboard Components
                  • Motherboard Components Part 2
                  • Motherboard Components Part 3
                  • RAM Types And Features
                  • RAM Types And Features Part 2
                  • PC Expansion Cards
                  • Install And Configure Storage Devices
                  • Install And Configure Storage Devices Part 2
                  • Install And Configure Storage Devices Part 3
                  • CPUs And Appropriate Cooling
                  • CPUs And Appropriate Cooling Part 2
                  • PC Connections And Characteristics
                  • PC Connections And Characteristics Part 2
                  • PC Connections And Characteristics Part 3
                  • Power Supplies
                  • Custom PCs
                  • Display Devices
                  • Common Peripheral Devices
                  • SOHO, MFDs And Printers
                  • Printer Technologies
                  • Printer Maintenance

                  NETWORKING

                  • Network Cables And Connectors
                  • TCP/IP Characteristics
                  • TCP/IP Characteristics Part 2
                  • TCP/IP Characteristics Part 3
                  • TCP/IP Characteristics Part 4
                  • TCP/IP Characteristics Part 5
                  • Common Ports And Protocols
                  • WiFi Standards And Encryption
                  • Install SOHO Wireless/Wired Router
                  • Internet Connections And Network Types
                  • Internet Connections And Network Types Part 2
                  • Network Architecture Devices

                  MOBILE DEVICES

                  • Laptop Hardware And Components
                  • Laptop Hardware And Components Part 2
                  • Laptop Hardware And Components Part 3
                  • Mobile Devices

                  HARDWARE AND NETWORK TROUBLESHOOTING

                  • Common Mobo, RAM, CPU And Power Issues
                  • Motherboard, RAM, CPU And Power Issues Part 2
                  • Motherboard, RAM, CPU And Power Issues Part 3
                  • Troubleshooting Hard Drives And RAID Arrays
                  • Troubleshooting Hard Drives And RAID Arrays Part 2
                  • Troubleshooting Hard Drives And RAID Arrays Part 3
                  • Common Video, Projector And Display Issues
                  • Common Wired/Wireless Network Issues
                  • Common Wired/Wireless Network Issues Part 2
                  • Common Wired/Wireless Network Issues Part 3
                  • Common Mobile Device Issues
                  • Common Mobile Device Issues Part 2
                  • Troubleshooting Printers

                  WINDOWS OPERATING SYSTEMS

                  • Overview
                  • Features Of Windows
                  • Features Of Windows Part 2
                  • Features Of Windows Part 3
                  • Features Of Windows Part 4
                  • Installing Windows
                  • Installing Windows Part 2
                  • Installing Windows Part 3
                  • Microsoft Command Prompt
                  • Microsoft Command Prompt Part 2
                  • Microsoft Command Prompt Part 3
                  • Windows Tools
                  • Windows Tools Part 2
                  • Windows Tools Part 3
                  • Windows Tools Part 4
                  • Windows Tools Part 5
                  • Control Panel Utilities
                  • Control Panel Utilities Part 2
                  • Windows Client Networking
                  • Windows Client Networking Part 2
                  • Windows Client Networking Part 3
                  • Windows Client Networking Part 4
                  • Preventive Maintenance Procedures
                  • Preventive Maintenance Procedures Part 2

                  OTHER OPERATING SYSTEMS & TECHNOLOGIES

                  • Mac OS And Linux Features
                  • Mac OS And Linux Features Part 2
                  • Mac OS And Linux Features Part 3
                  • Client-Side Virtualisation
                  • Basic Cloud Concepts
                  • Networked Hosts Services
                  • Mobile Operating System Features
                  • Mobile Device Connectivity, Email And Syncing
                  • Mobile Device Connectivity, Email, Syncing Part 2

                  SECURITY

                  • Threats And Vulnerabilities
                  • Common Prevention Methods
                  • Windows Security Settings
                  • Windows Security Settings Part 2
                  • Windows Security Settings Part 3
                  • Workstation Security
                  • Workstation Security Part 2
                  • Securing Mobile Devices
                  • Data Destruction And Disposal
                  • Securing SOHO Networks

                  SOFTWARE TROUBLESHOOTING

                  • Troubleshoot PC Operating Systems
                  • Troubleshoot PC Operating Systems Part 2
                  • Troubleshoot PC Operating Systems Part 3
                  • Troubleshoot PC Security Issues
                  • Troubleshoot PC Security Issues Part 2
                  • Troubleshoot PC Security Issues Part 3
                  • Common Mobile OS Issues
                  • Common Mobile OS Issues Part 2
                  • Common Mobile OS Security Issues

                  OPERATIONAL PROCEDURES

                  • Safety Procedures
                  • Environmental Impact And Controls
                  • Privacy, Licenses And Policy Concepts
                  • Communication And Professionalism
                  • CompTIA's Troubleshooting Theory
                  • CompTIA's Troubleshooting Theory Part 2

                  Unlimited Access A+ Premium Blended Training

                  With the premium training bundle, you'll get unlimited annual access to the following:

                  • All 5-day A+ instructor-led events
                  • Official on-demand A+ course content
                  • Pre-configured labs
                  • Exam prep material
                  • Exam simulations

                  Once payment is received, you will receive details for your Unlimited Access Training Bundle via email. At that time, you may enrol through your My Learning Tree dashboard or contact our customer service team for assistance in enrolling in the event date of your choice.

                  HARDWARE

                  • Overview
                  • Configure BIOS And UEFI Settings
                  • Motherboard Components
                  • Motherboard Components Part 2
                  • Motherboard Components Part 3
                  • RAM Types And Features
                  • RAM Types And Features Part 2
                  • PC Expansion Cards
                  • Install And Configure Storage Devices
                  • Install And Configure Storage Devices Part 2
                  • Install And Configure Storage Devices Part 3
                  • CPUs And Appropriate Cooling
                  • CPUs And Appropriate Cooling Part 2
                  • PC Connections And Characteristics
                  • PC Connections And Characteristics Part 2
                  • PC Connections And Characteristics Part 3
                  • Power Supplies
                  • Custom PCs
                  • Display Devices
                  • Common Peripheral Devices
                  • SOHO, MFDs And Printers
                  • Printer Technologies
                  • Printer Maintenance

                  NETWORKING

                  • Network Cables And Connectors
                  • TCP/IP Characteristics
                  • TCP/IP Characteristics Part 2
                  • TCP/IP Characteristics Part 3
                  • TCP/IP Characteristics Part 4
                  • TCP/IP Characteristics Part 5
                  • Common Ports And Protocols
                  • WiFi Standards And Encryption
                  • Install SOHO Wireless/Wired Router
                  • Internet Connections And Network Types
                  • Internet Connections And Network Types Part 2
                  • Network Architecture Devices

                  MOBILE DEVICES

                  • Laptop Hardware And Components
                  • Laptop Hardware And Components Part 2
                  • Laptop Hardware And Components Part 3
                  • Mobile Devices

                  HARDWARE AND NETWORK TROUBLESHOOTING

                  • Common Mobo, RAM, CPU And Power Issues
                  • Motherboard, RAM, CPU And Power Issues Part 2
                  • Motherboard, RAM, CPU And Power Issues Part 3
                  • Troubleshooting Hard Drives And RAID Arrays
                  • Troubleshooting Hard Drives And RAID Arrays Part 2
                  • Troubleshooting Hard Drives And RAID Arrays Part 3
                  • Common Video, Projector And Display Issues
                  • Common Wired/Wireless Network Issues
                  • Common Wired/Wireless Network Issues Part 2
                  • Common Wired/Wireless Network Issues Part 3
                  • Common Mobile Device Issues
                  • Common Mobile Device Issues Part 2
                  • Troubleshooting Printers

                  WINDOWS OPERATING SYSTEMS

                  • Overview
                  • Features Of Windows
                  • Features Of Windows Part 2
                  • Features Of Windows Part 3
                  • Features Of Windows Part 4
                  • Installing Windows
                  • Installing Windows Part 2
                  • Installing Windows Part 3
                  • Microsoft Command Prompt
                  • Microsoft Command Prompt Part 2
                  • Microsoft Command Prompt Part 3
                  • Windows Tools
                  • Windows Tools Part 2
                  • Windows Tools Part 3
                  • Windows Tools Part 4
                  • Windows Tools Part 5
                  • Control Panel Utilities
                  • Control Panel Utilities Part 2
                  • Windows Client Networking
                  • Windows Client Networking Part 2
                  • Windows Client Networking Part 3
                  • Windows Client Networking Part 4
                  • Preventive Maintenance Procedures
                  • Preventive Maintenance Procedures Part 2

                  OTHER OPERATING SYSTEMS & TECHNOLOGIES

                  • Mac OS And Linux Features
                  • Mac OS And Linux Features Part 2
                  • Mac OS And Linux Features Part 3
                  • Client-Side Virtualisation
                  • Basic Cloud Concepts
                  • Networked Hosts Services
                  • Mobile Operating System Features
                  • Mobile Device Connectivity, Email And Syncing
                  • Mobile Device Connectivity, Email, Syncing Part 2

                  SECURITY

                  • Threats And Vulnerabilities
                  • Common Prevention Methods
                  • Windows Security Settings
                  • Windows Security Settings Part 2
                  • Windows Security Settings Part 3
                  • Workstation Security
                  • Workstation Security Part 2
                  • Securing Mobile Devices
                  • Data Destruction And Disposal
                  • Securing SOHO Networks

                  SOFTWARE TROUBLESHOOTING

                  • Troubleshoot PC Operating Systems
                  • Troubleshoot PC Operating Systems Part 2
                  • Troubleshoot PC Operating Systems Part 3
                  • Troubleshoot PC Security Issues
                  • Troubleshoot PC Security Issues Part 2
                  • Troubleshoot PC Security Issues Part 3
                  • Common Mobile OS Issues
                  • Common Mobile OS Issues Part 2
                  • Common Mobile OS Security Issues

                  OPERATIONAL PROCEDURES

                  • Safety Procedures
                  • Environmental Impact And Controls
                  • Privacy, Licenses And Policy Concepts
                  • Communication And Professionalism
                  • CompTIA's Troubleshooting Theory
                  • CompTIA's Troubleshooting Theory Part 2

                  Lesson 1: Installing Motherboards and Connectors 

                  • Explain Cable Types and Connectors 
                  • Install and Configure Motherboards 
                  • Explain Legacy Cable Types 

                   Lesson 2: Installing System Devices 

                  • Install and Configure Power Supplies and Cooling 
                  • Select and Install Storage Devices 
                  • Install and Configure System Memory 
                  • Install and Configure CPUs 

                  Lesson 3: Troubleshooting PC Hardware 

                  • Apply Troubleshooting Methodology 
                  • Configure BIOS/UEFI 
                  • Troubleshoot Power and Disk Issues 
                  • Troubleshoot System and Display Issues 

                  Lesson 4: Comparing Local Networking Hardware 

                  • Compare Network Types 
                  • Compare Networking Hardware 
                  • Explain Network Cable Types 
                  • Compare Wireless Networking Types 

                   Lesson 5: Configuring Network Addressing and Internet Connections 

                  • Compare Internet Connection Types 
                  • Use Basic TCP/IP Concepts 
                  • Compare Protocols and Ports 
                  • Compare Network Configuration Concepts 

                   Lesson 6: Supporting Network Services 

                  • Summarise Services Provided by Networked Hosts 
                  • Compare Internet and Embedded Appliances 
                  • Troubleshoot Networks 

                   Lesson 7: Summarising Virtualisation and Cloud Concepts 

                  • Summarise Client-Side Virtualisation 
                  • Summarise Cloud Concepts 

                  Lesson 8: Supporting Mobile Devices 

                  • Set Up Mobile Devices and Peripherals 
                  • Configure Mobile Device Apps 
                  • Install and Configure Laptop Hardware 
                  • Troubleshoot Mobile Device Issues 

                  Lesson 9: Supporting Print Devices 

                  • Deploy Printer and Multifunction Devices 
                  • Replace Print Device Consumables 
                  • Troubleshoot Print Device Issues 

                   Lesson 10: Configuring Windows 

                  • Configure Windows User Settings 
                  • Configure Windows System Settings 

                   Lesson 11: Managing Windows 

                  • Use Management Consoles 
                  • Use Performance and Troubleshooting Tools 
                  •  Use Command-line Tools 

                   Lesson 12: Identifying OS Types and Features 

                  • Explain OS Types  
                  • Compare Windows Editions  

                   Lesson 13: Supporting Windows 

                  • Perform OS Installations and Upgrades 
                  • Install and Configure Applications  
                  • Troubleshoot Windows OS Problems  

                  Lesson 14: Managing Windows Networking 

                  • Manage Windows Networking  
                  • Troubleshoot Windows Networking  
                  • Configure Windows Security Settings  
                  • Manage Windows Shares  

                   Lesson 15: Managing Linux and macOS 

                  • Identify Features of Linux  
                  • I Identify Features of macOS  

                   Lesson 16: Configuring SOHO Network Security 

                  • Explain Attacks, Threats, and Vulnerabilities  
                  • Compare Wireless Security Protocols  
                  • Configure SOHO Router Security  
                  • Summarise Security Measures  

                  Lesson 17: Managing Security Settings 

                  • Configure Workstation Security  
                  • Configure Browser Security  
                  • Troubleshoot Workstation Security Issues  

                   Lesson 18: Supporting Mobile Software 

                  • Configure Mobile OS Security  
                  • Troubleshoot Mobile OS and App Software  
                  • Troubleshoot Mobile OS and App Security  

                  Lesson 19: Using Support and Scripting Tools 

                  • Use Remote Access Technologies 
                  • Implement Backup and Recovery 
                  • Explain Data Handling Best Practices 
                  • Identify the Basics of Scripting 

                  Lesson 20: Implementing Operational Procedures 

                  • Implement Best Practice Documentation 
                  • Use Proper Communication Techniques 
                  • Use Common Safety and Environmental Procedures 

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                  CompTIA A+ Certification Training FAQs

                  Yes! We know your busy work schedule may prevent you from getting to one of our classrooms which is why we offer convenient online training to meet your needs wherever you want.

                  Once payment is received, you will receive an email from Learning Tree with all the links and information you need to get started.

                  You will get access to continually updated CompTIA Official on-demand content to prepare for your A+ exam and stay up-to-date with any changes to the content throughout your subscription period.

                  You will get access to 33 pre-configured labs spanning the A+ curriculum.

                  Four accredited A+ practice exams are included.

                  Once payment is received, you will receive details for your Unlimited Access Training Bundle via email. At that time, you may enrol via your My Learning Tree dashboard or contact our customer service team for assistance in enrolling in the event date of your choice.

                  Learning Tree makes the exam voucher available at the request of the students. Recipients will then register with a PearsonVue centre to take the exam at their convenience.

                  Yes. You will receive a CompTIA A+ Study Guide included in your tuition fee.

                  To earn this certification, you must take the CompTIA A+ certification exam. Exam vouchers are available upon request and are included in the price of the tuition fee.

                  To schedule an in-person exam, you’ll need to go to the CompTIA website and follow the steps provided here.

                  Yes. You will receive numerous practice exam questions.

                  This course includes a voucher for the CompTIA A+ exam. The Exam voucher is available upon request, call or email our customer service team, and they will be happy to provide your exam voucher.

                  Log into your CompTIA account and submit your CEUs through their continuing education portals. Many Learning Tree courses are pre-approved for CompTIA CEUs.