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CompTIA A+ Certification

CompTIA A+ Certification

CompTIA + Essentials (Exam 220-801)

CompTIA + Practical Application(Exam 220-802)

Duration: 80 hours

At the end of this course, students will be able to:

  • Identify the components of standard desktop personal computers.
  • Identify fundamental components and functions of personal computer operating systems.
  • Identify best practices followed by professional personal computer technicians.
  • Install and configure computer components.
  • Install and configure system components.
  • Maintain and troubleshoot peripheral components.
  • Troubleshoot system components.
  • Install and configure operating systems.
  • Maintain and troubleshoot installations of Microsoft Windows.
  • Identify network technologies.
  • Install and manage network connections
  • Support laptops and portable computing devices.
  • Support printers and scanners.
  • Identify personal computer security concepts.
  • Support personal computer security.

Prerequisites:

Students taking this course should have the following skills: End-user skills with Windows-based personal computers, including the ability to: Browse and search for information on the Internet. Start up and shut down the computer. Log on to a computer and computer network. Run programs. Move, copy, delete, and rename files in Windows Explorer. Basic knowledge of computing concepts, including: The difference between hardware and software. The functions of software components, such as the operating system, applications, and file systems. The function of a computer network.

Course Outline

Lesson 1: Personal Computer Components
Topics:

  • Personal Computer Components
  • System Unit Components
  • Storage Devices
  • Personal Computer Connection Methods

Lesson 2: Operating System Fundamentals
Topics:

  • Personal Computer Operating Systems
  • Windows User Interface Components
  • Windows File System Management
  • Windows System Management Tools

Lesson 3: PC Technician Professional Best Practices
Topics:

  • Tools of the Trade
  • Electrical Safety
  • Environmental Safety and Materials Handling
  • Perform Preventative Maintenance
  • Diagnostics and Troubleshooting
  • Professionalism and Communication

 

Lesson 4: Installing and Configuring Peripheral Components
Topics:

  • Install and Configure Display Devices
  • Install and Configure Input Devices
  • Install and Configure Adapter Cards
  • Install and Configure Multimedia Devices

Lesson 5: Installing and Configuring System Components
Topics:

  • Install and Configure Storage Devices
  • Install and Configure Power Supplies
  • Install and Configure Memory
  • Install and Configure CPUs
  • Install and Configure System Boards

Lesson 6: Maintaining and Troubleshooting Peripheral Components
Topics:

  • Troubleshoot Display Devices
  • Maintain and Troubleshoot Input Devices
  • Troubleshoot Adapter Cards
  • Troubleshoot Multimedia Devices

Lesson 7: Troubleshooting System Components
Topics:

  • Troubleshoot Storage Devices
  • Troubleshoot Power Supplies
  • Troubleshoot Memory
  • Troubleshoot CPUs
  • Troubleshoot System Boards

Lesson 8: Installing and Configuring Operating Systems
Topics:

  • Install Microsoft Windows
  • Upgrade Windows
  • Add Devices to Windows
  • Optimize Windows

Lesson 9: Maintaining and Troubleshooting Microsoft Windows
Topics:

  • Operating System Utilities
  • Maintain Microsoft Windows
  • Troubleshoot Microsoft Windows
  • Recover Microsoft Windows

Lesson 10: Network Technologies
Topics:

  • Network Concepts
  • Network Communications
  • Network Connectivity
  • Internet Technologies

Lesson 11: Installing and Managing Network Connections
Topics:

  • Create Network Connections
  • Install and Configure Web Browsers
  • Maintain and Troubleshoot Network Connections

Lesson 12: Supporting Laptops and Portable Computing Devices
Topics:

  • Laptop and Portable Computing Device Components
  • Install and Configure Laptops and Portable Computing Devices
  • Maintain and Troubleshoot Laptops and Portable Computing Devices

 

Lesson 13: Supporting Printers and Scanners
Topics:

  • Printer and Scanner Technologies
  • Printer and Scanner Components
  • Printer and Scanner Processes
  • Install and Configure Printers and Scanners
  • Maintain and Troubleshoot Printers and Scanners

Lesson 14: Personal Computer Security Concepts
Topics:

  • Security Fundamentals
  • Security Protection Measures
  • Data and Physical Security
  • Wireless Security
  • Social Engineering

Lesson 15: Supporting Personal Computer Security
Topics:

  • ¬†Install and Configure Security Measures
  • Maintain and Troubleshoot Security Measures

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