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CompTIA A+ 220-1101

CompTIA A+ validates the skills required to install and configure end-user devices and software.
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  • Duration: 5 days
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Course outline

A+1101

Duration : 5 Days

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CompTIA A+ validates the skills required to install and configure end-user devices and software; connect devices to networks; perform basic cybersecurity mitigations; troubleshoot common problems to diagnose and resolve issues; and demonstrate basic knowledge of scripting, the cloud, and virtualization.

Audience

  • IT Support Specialist
  • Helpdesk Technician
  • Field Technician
  • Tier I Support Specialist
  • Desktop Support Specialist
  • Associate Network Engineer
  • Systems Support Technician
  • Junior Systems Administrator

Objectives

This course prepares students to complete the corresponding exam. The CompTIA A+ Core 1 (220-1101) exam covers five domains.

  • Mobile Devices
  • Networking
  • Hardware
  • Visualization and Cloud Computing
  • Hardware and Network Troubleshooting

Contents

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

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

Lesson 7: Summarizing Virtualization and Cloud Concepts

  • Summarize Client-Side Virtualization
  • Summarize 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

Surround yourself with the best

Moëz Argoubi
Moëz Argoubi
Trainer
Éric Côté
Trainer
Ralph Pierre Pelry
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Louis Major
Louis Major
Vice President, IT Strategy and trainer