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  • Training for CompTIA A+ (220-801 & 220-802)
  • 12 High Quality e-Learning Chapters
  • 11 Hours of high quality e-learning content
  • 6 simulation test papers
  • Topics on PGA, LGA, DIMM, DDR, POST, IDE, SATA, DVI, SCSI, TCP/IP
  • Covers TCP vs. UDP, Qos and Firewall, Hyper-V Manager, Troubleshooting Theory

Course description

  • What is the course all about?

    Simplilearn’s training in CompTIA A+ is an ideal package for professionals who are stepping into the IT world and looking forward to upgrade themselves with essential skills. Through the training, participants become competent in concepts related to hardware, basic networking such as installation and configuration of PCs, mobile operating systems Android, Apple iOS, laptops and other necessary computer technology skills.

  • Why is the certification most sought-after?

    CompTIA A+ certification is widely in demand globally, as it offers the initial momentum to get into the technology vertical. Apart from this, there are several reasons why one should go for this certification.

    According to a CompTIA study:
    • 86% of hiring managers said that IT certifications were of high priority while evaluating a candidate.
    • 53% of IT recruiters said the job of evaluating certified candidates were much easier as it saved them time and money.
    • Organizations that have a high number of certified help desk staff on board, can handle 11 % more phone calls and 28 % more field service calls than organizations with less number of certified staff.
    • CompTIA certifications are a stamp of approval of a candidate’s fundamental knowledge and skillset required for IT jobs. This eases the hiring process considerably as the credentials are linked to specific job roles.
    • Organizations understand the value of a CompTIA certified candidate.
    • CompTIA certifications are highly acclaimed in the IT industry and potential employers from Fortune 500 companies look for professionals with CompTIA credential.

  • What learning benefits do you get from Simplilearn’s training?

    Participants at the end of Simplilearn’s CompTIA A+ training are able to:
    • Install, build, upgrade, repair, configure, troubleshoot, optimize, diagnose, and perform preventative maintenance of basic personal computer hardware, mobile devices, laptops, operating systems and printers.
    • Deal with motherboard, processor, memory, power, BIOS, connectors, storage, networking hardware, operating systems, security settings and troubleshooting issues.

  • What are the career benefits in-store for you?

    According to Indeed.com, CompTIA A+ certified professionals earn an average of $43000 and have a wide scope to grow and branch into many other IT disciplines. Worldwide statistics show that the certification is already held by 900,000 IT professionals.

    The growth opportunities are higher in Fortune 500 companies like Dell, Intel and Lenovo service techs. In addition they are also recognized by the U.S. Dept. of Defense for their technical capabilities..

  • Who should do this course?

    The course is ideal for professionals in the role of a Technical support specialist, Field service technician, IT support technician, IT support administrator and IT support specialist.

  • Why Simplilearn?

    • Simplilearn is the World’s Largest Certification Training Provider, with over 500,000+ professionals trained globally
    • Trusted by the Fortune 500 companies as their learning provider for career growth and training
    • 2000+ certified and experienced trainers conduct trainings for various courses across the globe
    • All our Courses are designed and developed under a tried and tested Unique Learning Framework that is proven to deliver 98.6% pass rate in first attempt
    • Accredited, Approved and Recognized as a training organization, partner, education provider and examination center by globally renowned names like Project Management Institute of USA, APMG, CFA Institute, GARP, ASTQB, IIBA and others

Course preview

    • Lesson 00 - Introduction 07:39
      • 0.1 Introduction00:16
      • 0.2 Topics Covered00:37
      • 0.3 What is ComTIA A plus00:44
      • 0.4 Why CompTIA A plus00:50
      • 0.5 Roles requiring ComTIA A plus00:26
      • 0.6 Value of CompTIA A plus to the Professional01:11
      • 0.7 Value of CompTIA A plus to the Organization01:10
      • 0.8 Prerequisites for CompTIA A plus Certification00:55
      • 0.9 Course Objectives00:51
      • 0.10 Lessons in this Course00:32
      • 0.11 Thank You00:07
    • Lesson 01 - PC Hardware Part 1 37:51
      • 1.1 PC Hardware Part 100:29
      • 1.2 Objectives00:33
      • 1.3 What is Computing00:32
      • 1.4 Personal Computer00:38
      • 1.5 Bits Bytes and Other Terms01:16
      • 1.6 Bits Bytes and Other Terms (contd.)01:07
      • 1.7 Functional PC00:57
      • 1.8 BIOS01:17
      • 1.9 POST01:27
      • 1.10 Complementary Metal Oxide Semiconductor00:33
      • 1.11 Complementary Metal Oxide Semiconductor (contd.)00:36
      • 1.12 Accessing BIOS00:25
      • 1.13 Accessing BIOS (contd.)00:24
      • 1.14 Using the BIOS00:56
      • 1.15 Using the BIOS (contd.)00:40
      • 1.16 Using the BIOS (contd.)01:06
      • 1.17 Using the BIOS (contd.)00:54
      • 1.18 Installing BIOS Updates00:27
      • 1.19 Installing BIOS Updates (contd.)00:23
      • 1.20 What is a Motherboard00:56
      • 1.21 Motherboard Form Factor00:57
      • 1.22 Motherboard Form Factor (contd.)01:07
      • 1.23 Expansion Slots and Cards01:27
      • 1.24 Motherboard RAM and CPU Sockets00:40
      • 1.25 Chipsets01:04
      • 1.26 Busses and Bus Speed01:40
      • 1.27 Central Processing Unit01:11
      • 1.28 CPU Cores00:42
      • 1.29 CPU Bits01:07
      • 1.30 Hyper Threading01:07
      • 1.31 CPU Cache01:12
      • 1.32 CPU Clock Speed01:21
      • 1.33 CPU Socket Types00:50
      • 1.34 CPU Cooling00:46
      • 1.35 CPU Cooling (contd.)00:52
      • 1.36 What is RAM00:17
      • 1.37 Types of RAM01:48
      • 1.38 RAM Form Factors00:42
      • 1.39 RAM Terminologies02:26
      • 1.40 Quiz
      • 1.41 Summary00:51
      • 1.42 Thank You00:08
    • Lesson 02 - PC Hardware Part 2 42:51
      • 2.1 PC Hardware Part 200:19
      • 2.2 Objectives00:33
      • 2.3 Hard Disk Drives01:26
      • 2.4 Hard Drive Characteristics01:06
      • 2.5 Hard Drive Connection Interfaces SATA01:16
      • 2.6 Hard Drive Connection Interfaces PATA00:50
      • 2.7 Redundant Array of Independent Disks01:58
      • 2.8 Solid State Drives01:01
      • 2.9 Optical Storage Devices Capacities01:26
      • 2.10 Peripherals00:46
      • 2.11 Expansion Cards01:10
      • 2.12 Expansion Cards and their Functions01:32
      • 2.13 USB and USB Versions00:47
      • 2.14 USB Connectors01:18
      • 2.15 Common Terms01:48
      • 2.16 Display Types01:35
      • 2.17 Common Video Resolutions01:18
      • 2.18 Connection Types02:07
      • 2.19 Alternating Current vs. Direct Current00:51
      • 2.20 Volts and Watts01:32
      • 2.21 Power Supply Rails for a Computer00:58
      • 2.22 Computer Power Supply Unit01:56
      • 2.23 Power Supply Connections00:32
      • 2.24 Power Supply Problems01:31
      • 2.25 Electrostatic Discharge01:30
      • 2.26 Cable Keying00:49
      • 2.27 SATA and PATA Power Connectors00:41
      • 2.28 ATX12V Connector00:40
      • 2.29 PCI Express 6 8 Pin Connector00:39
      • 2.30 20 Pin and 24 Pin Connector00:53
      • 2.31 Floppy Mini Connectors00:41
      • 2.32 Thin and Fat Clients01:05
      • 2.33 Virtualization Workstation01:39
      • 2.34 Graphic CAD CAM Workstation01:10
      • 2.35 Audio Video Editing Workstation01:11
      • 2.36 Gaming Personal Computer01:29
      • 2.37 Quiz
      • 2.38 Summary00:42
      • 2.39 Thank You00:06
    • Lesson 03 - Networking Hardware 34:13
      • 3.1 Networking Hardware00:18
      • 3.2 Objectives00:33
      • 3.3 Introduction to Computer Networks01:29
      • 3.4 Network Types01:33
      • 3.5 PAN00:44
      • 3.6 LAN00:52
      • 3.7 WAN00:55
      • 3.8 VPN01:19
      • 3.9 Network Interface Card00:46
      • 3.10 Media Access Control Address01:07
      • 3.11 Hub01:05
      • 3.12 Switch00:51
      • 3.13 Router00:50
      • 3.14 Bridge00:53
      • 3.15 Network Attached Storage Drives00:58
      • 3.16 Voice over Internet Protocol Phones00:50
      • 3.17 Network Devices LED Lights00:53
      • 3.18 Ethernet01:54
      • 3.19 Half or Full Duplex01:18
      • 3.20 Unshielded Twisted Pair and Shielded Twisted Pair01:07
      • 3.21 Ethernet Cable Categories00:45
      • 3.22 Connector Types RJ 45 vs. RJ 1100:50
      • 3.23 T568A and T568B01:19
      • 3.24 Differences between T568A and T568B00:29
      • 3.25 Network Interference and Crosstalk01:21
      • 3.26 Ethernet Cabling Tools01:14
      • 3.27 Cable Testers and Probes01:25
      • 3.28 Fiber Optic01:38
      • 3.29 Introduction to Network Topology00:39
      • 3.30 Star Topology00:55
      • 3.31 Bus Topology01:02
      • 3.32 Ring Topology01:01
      • 3.33 Mesh Topology00:35
      • 3.34 Quiz
      • 3.35 Summary00:38
      • 3.36 Thank You00:07
    • Lesson 04 - Networking Software 33:59
      • 4.1 Networking Software00:18
      • 4.2 Objectives00:23
      • 4.3 Transmission Control Protocol Internet Protocol00:44
      • 4.4 Working of TCP IP00:47
      • 4.5 TCP IP Addressing01:32
      • 4.6 Subnet Mask01:21
      • 4.7 Subnet Mask Example00:51
      • 4.8 Public vs. Private IP Addresses01:25
      • 4.9 Unicast Broadcast and Multicast00:39
      • 4.10 Transmission Control Protocol vs. User Datagram Protocol01:54
      • 4.11 Network Address Translation01:08
      • 4.12 DHCP01:07
      • 4.13 Static IP00:34
      • 4.14 Network Ports02:22
      • 4.15 Common Network Ports00:19
      • 4.16 Other Protocols Encryption Protocols01:23
      • 4.17 Other Protocols Email Protocols01:12
      • 4.18 More Protocols01:51
      • 4.19 More Protocols (contd.)01:16
      • 4.20 Classful IP Addresses01:11
      • 4.21 WINS and RDP00:46
      • 4.22 Default Gateway00:53
      • 4.23 WLAN or Wi Fi01:38
      • 4.24 WLAN Standards00:30
      • 4.25 Wireless Network Components01:52
      • 4.26 Wi Fi Configurations00:43
      • 4.27 Wi Fi Configurations (contd.)01:44
      • 4.28 Wi Fi Configurations (contd.)01:19
      • 4.29 Wi Fi Security00:56
      • 4.30 Wi Fi Security (contd.)00:53
      • 4.31 Quiz
      • 4.32 Summary00:23
      • 4.33 Thank You00:05
    • Lesson 05 - Laptops 29:31
      • 5.1 Laptops00:17
      • 5.2 Objectives00:28
      • 5.3 Difference between a Laptop and a Desktop00:33
      • 5.4 Volume Settings00:36
      • 5.5 WIFI Settings00:22
      • 5.6 Bluetooth00:29
      • 5.7 Screen Brightness00:30
      • 5.8 Keyboard Backlight00:34
      • 5.9 Special Function Keys00:50
      • 5.10 Dual Displays01:10
      • 5.11 Docking Stations01:08
      • 5.12 Port Replicators00:54
      • 5.13 Laptop Locks00:43
      • 5.14 Types of Laptop Displays02:09
      • 5.15 Display Backlight00:26
      • 5.16 Display Inverter00:35
      • 5.17 WI FI Antenna00:34
      • 5.18 Laptop Disassembly02:14
      • 5.19 Caution00:41
      • 5.20 Replacing the Battery01:19
      • 5.21 Replacing the Hard Drive00:38
      • 5.22 Solid State Drives00:30
      • 5.23 Replacing RAM01:19
      • 5.24 Replacing Optical Drives00:32
      • 5.25 Replacing a Mini Peripheral Component Interconnect Express WIFI Card01:32
      • 5.26 Removing the Keyboard01:12
      • 5.27 Removing the Touchpad00:23
      • 5.28 Replacing the Speakers00:21
      • 5.29 Replacing the Display00:50
      • 5.30 Accessing the DC Jack00:41
      • 5.31 Removing the Motherboard00:44
      • 5.32 Replacing the CPU00:58
      • 5.33 PCMCIA Cards01:27
      • 5.34 Express Cards00:58
      • 5.35 Quiz
      • 5.36 Summary00:48
      • 5.37 Thank You00:06
    • Lesson 06 - Printers 38:33
      • 6.1 Printers00:27
      • 6.2 Objectives00:22
      • 6.3 Types of Printers01:00
      • 6.4 Types of Printers (contd.)00:29
      • 6.5 Printer Terminology01:22
      • 6.6 Types of Printing Paper01:21
      • 6.7 Laser Printers00:27
      • 6.8 Color Laser Printers00:49
      • 6.9 Laser Printer Components00:49
      • 6.10 Laser Printer Components (contd.)00:50
      • 6.11 Laser Printer Components (contd.)00:40
      • 6.12 Laser Printer Imaging Process00:52
      • 6.13 Step 1 Processing01:08
      • 6.14 Step 2 Charging00:49
      • 6.15 Step 3 Exposing00:51
      • 6.16 Step 4 Developing00:53
      • 6.17 Step 5 Transferring00:45
      • 6.18 Step 6 Fusing00:50
      • 6.19 Step 7 Cleaning00:49
      • 6.20 Inkjet Printers00:53
      • 6.21 Inkjet Printer Components00:44
      • 6.22 Inkjet Printer Components (contd.)00:32
      • 6.23 Inkjet Printer Components (contd.)00:34
      • 6.24 Inkjet Cartridges00:51
      • 6.25 Inkjet Calibration00:59
      • 6.26 Thermal Printers00:43
      • 6.27 Thermal Printer Components00:29
      • 6.28 Impact Printers01:00
      • 6.29 Impact Printers Components00:54
      • 6.30 Types of Printer Connections00:27
      • 6.31 Wired Printer Connections01:11
      • 6.32 Wireless Printers00:51
      • 6.33 Windows Printer Sharing00:41
      • 6.34 Safety Considerations01:13
      • 6.35 Laser Printer Power Preferences00:50
      • 6.36 Laser Printer Maintenance01:23
      • 6.37 Troubleshooting 101:49
      • 6.38 Troubleshooting 201:51
      • 6.39 Troubleshooting 301:59
      • 6.40 Troubleshooting Paper Jams00:55
      • 6.41 Tools for Printer Maintenance01:16
      • 6.42 Quiz
      • 6.43 Summary00:49
      • 6.44 Thank You00:06
    • Lesson 07 - Operational Procedures 12:11
      • 7.1 Operational Procedures00:39
      • 7.2 Objectives00:32
      • 7.3 Safety First00:33
      • 7.4 Ensuring Electrical Safety00:26
      • 7.5 Proper Equipment Grounding00:51
      • 7.6 Preventing Electrostatic Discharge00:39
      • 7.7 Using Material Safety Data Sheets01:02
      • 7.8 Ensuring Fire Safety01:35
      • 7.9 Lifting Equipment the Right Way00:42
      • 7.10 Screwdrivers00:32
      • 7.11 Extension Magnet00:30
      • 7.12 Multimeter01:12
      • 7.13 Work Environment01:21
      • 7.14 Disposal and Recycling00:54
      • 7.15 Quiz
      • 7.16 Summary00:36
      • 7.17 Thank You00:07
    • Lesson 08 - Windows Operating Systems 42:00
      • 8.1 Windows Operating Systems00:37
      • 8.2 Objectives00:33
      • 8.3 Operating Systems00:43
      • 8.4 Windows701:20
      • 8.5 Windows7(contd.)00:28
      • 8.6 Windows XP01:18
      • 8.7 Windows XP(contd.)00:21
      • 8.8 Windows Vista01:02
      • 8.9 Windows Vista(contd.)00:15
      • 8.10 32 Bit vs. 64 Bit00:58
      • 8.11 32 Bit vs 64 Bit(contd.)00:36
      • 8.12 Common OS Features00:46
      • 8.13 Common OS Features(contd.)01:17
      • 8.14 Windows7 Features00:33
      • 8.15 Windows7 Features Aero00:51
      • 8.16 Windows7 Features User Account Control01:11
      • 8.17 Windows7 Features User Account Control(contd.)00:32
      • 8.18 Windows7 Features BitLocker Drive Encryption01:25
      • 8.19 Windows7 Features Compatibility Mode00:45
      • 8.20 Windows7 Features File Locations00:24
      • 8.21 Windows7 Features File Locations(contd.)00:20
      • 8.22 Windows Mouse Actions01:27
      • 8.23 Windows Explorer00:43
      • 8.24 Libraries00:28
      • 8.25 Task Manager01:10
      • 8.26 Control Panel01:46
      • 8.27 Installing Windows01:21
      • 8.28 Types of Installation01:22
      • 8.29 Image based Installation00:30
      • 8.30 Image based Installation Requirements02:00
      • 8.31 Factory Recovery PartitionRecovery Disc00:57
      • 8.32 Windows7 Upgrade Paths01:06
      • 8.33 Windows Anytime Upgrade00:31
      • 8.34 Upgrade Advisor00:51
      • 8.35 File System Types01:57
      • 8.36 Supported File System for Installation00:19
      • 8.37 Disk Partitioning02:26
      • 8.38 Dynamic and Basic Disks01:47
      • 8.39 Dynamic and Basic Disks(contd.)00:26
      • 8.40 User Data Migration00:59
      • 8.41 Windows Easy Transfer00:55
      • 8.42 Windows Easy Transfer(contd.)00:19
      • 8.43 User State Migration Tool01:11
      • 8.44 User State Migration Tool(contd.)00:18
      • 8.45 Quiz
      • 8.46 Summary00:50
      • 8.47 Thank You00:06
    • Lesson 09 - Windows Administration 41:56
      • 9.1 Windows Administration00:33
      • 9.2 Objectives00:32
      • 9.3 System Configuration Tool01:01
      • 9.4 System Configuration Tabs00:19
      • 9.5 General Tab00:27
      • 9.6 Boot Tab00:31
      • 9.7 Services Tab00:32
      • 9.8 Startup Tab00:31
      • 9.9 Tools Tab00:19
      • 9.10 System Applet00:32
      • 9.11 Remote Settings01:02
      • 9.12 System Restore01:20
      • 9.13 Previous Versions01:05
      • 9.14 Advanced System Settings01:07
      • 9.15 Paging Memory01:24
      • 9.16 Device Manager00:36
      • 9.17 Features of the Device Manager00:45
      • 9.18 Updating Drivers with Device Manager01:13
      • 9.19 Uninstalling and Disabling Devices00:41
      • 9.20 Administrative Tools00:41
      • 9.21 Task Scheduler01:22
      • 9.22 Performance Monitor01:46
      • 9.23 Services01:13
      • 9.24 Other Administrative Tools00:54
      • 9.25 Microsoft Management Console01:28
      • 9.26 Disk Management Tools00:53
      • 9.27 Disk Management Tool01:09
      • 9.28 Disk Management Activities02:20
      • 9.29 Disk Defragmenter(Defragmentation)01:04
      • 9.30 chkdsk Command00:51
      • 9.31 Diskpart Command01:07
      • 9.32 Error Checking01:11
      • 9.33 Command Prompt05:19
      • 9.34 File Commands02:38
      • 9.35 Operating System Commands01:49
      • 9.36 Networking Commands01:06
      • 9.37 Quiz
      • 9.38 Summary00:30
      • 9.39 Thank You00:05
    • Lesson 10 - Security 38:32
      • 10.1 Security00:29
      • 10.2 Objectives00:30
      • 10.3 IT Security00:47
      • 10.4 Principle of Least Privilege00:39
      • 10.5 Authentication00:39
      • 10.6 Authentication Passwords01:12
      • 10.7 Authentication Smartcards and Key Fobs00:49
      • 10.8 Authentication Biometric01:48
      • 10.9 Workgroups vs Domains01:08
      • 10.10 Security Policies00:24
      • 10.11 Local Security Policy01:11
      • 10.12 Group Policy00:54
      • 10.13 Users and Groups02:18
      • 10.14 Standard User vs Administrator00:55
      • 10.15 User Account Control01:24
      • 10.16 User Accounts Applet00:45
      • 10.17 Authorization00:58
      • 10.18 Local Users and Groups00:34
      • 10.19 NTFS Permissions01:30
      • 10.20 File Attributess00:51
      • 10.21 Share Permissions00:50
      • 10.22 Encrypting File System01:01
      • 10.23 BitLocker Drive Encryption01:46
      • 10.24 Media Sanitization and Disposal01:06
      • 10.25 Deleting Files01:43
      • 10.26 Physical Destruction of Media01:29
      • 10.27 Why PC Security00:52
      • 10.28 Malware00:44
      • 10.29 Spyware01:13
      • 10.30 Virus00:58
      • 10.31 Worm00:39
      • 10.32 Trojan Horse01:03
      • 10.33 Rootkit01:23
      • 10.34 Malware Signs and Detection00:55
      • 10.35 Firewalls00:52
      • 10.36 Hardware Firewall vs Software Firewall01:24
      • 10.37 Quiz
      • 10.38 Summary00:43
      • 10.39 Thank You00:06
    • Lesson 11 - Mobile Devices 32:35
      • 11.1 Mobile Devices00:30
      • 11.2 Objectives00:35
      • 11.3 Mobile Devices00:39
      • 11.4 Mobile Devices Characteristics00:31
      • 11.5 Mobile Devices Touch Features01:47
      • 11.6 Laptops vs Mobile Devices01:27
      • 11.7 Mobile Devices Unique Features00:21
      • 11.8 Gyroscopes and Accelerometers01:06
      • 11.9 GPS00:50
      • 11.10 Geo Tracking01:00
      • 11.11 Mobile Operating Systems00:43
      • 11.12 Open Source OS vs Closed Source OS00:43
      • 11.13 iOS00:35
      • 11.14 Android01:12
      • 11.15 Windows00:44
      • 11.16 Mobile Applications01:49
      • 11.17 Wireless Connectivity01:03
      • 11.18 Cellular02:20
      • 11.19 Wi Fi01:16
      • 11.20 Bluetooth00:54
      • 11.21 Mobile Email Protocols01:00
      • 11.22 Email Configuration01:02
      • 11.23 Email Ports02:18
      • 11.24 Synchronization01:10
      • 11.25 Securing Mobile Devices00:39
      • 11.26 Passcode Locks00:40
      • 11.27 Logon Restrictions01:03
      • 11.28 Locator Applications00:48
      • 11.29 Antivirus01:03
      • 11.30 Remote Backup01:04
      • 11.31 OS Updates01:04
      • 11.32 Quiz
      • 11.33 Summary00:33
      • 11.34 Thank You00:06
    • Lesson 12 - Troubleshooting 49:19
      • 12.1 Troubleshooting00:31
      • 12.2 Objectives00:31
      • 12.3 Troubleshooting Theory02:09
      • 12.4 Advanced Boot Options01:06
      • 12.5 Safe Mode01:26
      • 12.6 Enable Boot Logging01:13
      • 12.7 Enable Low Resolution Video01:06
      • 12.8 Last Known Good Configuration01:49
      • 12.9 Disable Automatic Restart on System Failure00:42
      • 12.10 Repair Your Computer00:44
      • 12.11 Repair Your Computer(contd.)01:25
      • 12.12 System Recovery Options bootrec01:43
      • 12.13 Other Troubleshooting Tools00:58
      • 12.14 Windows Registry01:44
      • 12.15 Backing up the Windows Registry01:28
      • 12.16 Event Viewer01:49
      • 12.17 System Repair Disc01:06
      • 12.18 Troubleshooting Applet01:16
      • 12.19 Command Prompt Tools01:42
      • 12.20 Device LED Lights01:15
      • 12.21 Common Symptoms02:12
      • 12.22 Wireless Network Connectivity01:13
      • 12.23 Troubleshooting the BIOS02:06
      • 12.24 Troubleshooting CPU or RAM01:23
      • 12.25 Windows Memory Diagnostics Tool01:05
      • 12.26 Hard Disk Problems01:57
      • 12.27 The chkdsk Command00:52
      • 12.28 Error Checking Tool01:12
      • 12.29 VGA Mode00:46
      • 12.30 No Display01:15
      • 12.31 Dead Pixelsb01:10
      • 12.32 Malware Infection01:16
      • 12.33 Malware Infection(contd.)01:12
      • 12.34 Removing Malware00:41
      • 12.35 Removing Malware(contd.)02:20
      • 12.36 Best Practices to Remove Malware02:03
      • 12.37 Quiz
      • 12.38 Summary00:45
      • 12.39 Thank You00:08
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Exam & certification

  • What are the prerequisites for the certification?

    Though there are no specific pre-requisites, individuals with 6 to 12 months hands-on experience in hardware, operating systems vertical would be useful.

  • How do I become CompTIA A+ 220-801 and 220-802 Certified ?

    Candidates who want to be CompTIA A+ certified must pass two exams.
    • CompTIA A+ 220-801 exam covers fundamental topics like computer technology, configuring and installing PCs, laptops, related hardware and basic networking.
    • CompTIA A+ 220-802 exam covers the skills required to install and configure PC operating systems, mobile operating systems - Android and Apple iOS.
    The validity of CompTIA A+ certifications issued in 2011 or later are for three years. Participants can keep their certification current through CompTIA’s Continuing Education Program.

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This training course from Simplilearn taught me everything I wished to know and prepare for a career in IT and successfully complete the CompTIA A+ 220-801 exam.

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I find this course very helpful and an organized resource for A+ certification.

FAQs

  • What skills do participants gain with CompTIA A+ course?

    After completing this course, students will know to manage and maintain hardware, motherboards, laptops, CPU, processors, memory, troubleshooting theory and preventative maintenance technique. Skills that would require to monitor cables, connectors, network types, security concepts, security technologies, viruses, malware, communication and professionalism are also touched upon in this course.

  • Does the course offer any insight on Operating Systems?

    Yes, participants in addition will also get adequate knowledge and skills to manage and operate in Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, mobile operating systems Android and Apple iOS environments.

  • Tell me more about CompTIA. How well is it recognized?

    The Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) is a not- for- profit association which offers a wide range of professional certifications for the IT industry. The organization s motto is “Advancing the global IT industry’ and they strive to give the best. Therefore their certifications are highly acclaimed in the IT industry and potential employers from Fortune 500 companies look for professionals with CompTIA credential.

  • How do I enroll for the online training?

    You can enroll for the training online. Payments can be made using any of the following options and receipt of the same will be issued to the candidate automatically via email.
    1. Visa debit/credit card
    2. American express and Diners club card
    3. Master Card, or
    4. Through PayPal

  • What will I get along with this training?

    You will have access to the online e-learning and practice tests along with the training.

  • Can I cancel my enrollment? Do I get a refund?

    Yes, you can cancel your enrollment. We provide you complete refund after deducting the administration fee. To know more please go through our Refund Policy.

  • Do you provide any course completion certificate?

    Yes, we offer course completion certificate after you successfully complete the training program.

  • Where and how can I access the e-learning content? Are there any limitations?

    Once you register with us for a course by paying the course fee, you can have 24/7 access to the e-learning content on our website. An automated course purchase confirmation mail from our side will guide you through the process.

  • I am not able to access the online course. Whom should I contact for a solution?

    Please raise a request via our Help and Support portal to have your issue resolved.

  • Do you provide money back guarantee for the training programs?

    Yes. We do offer a money-back guarantee for many of our training programs. You can refer to the Refund Policy and raise refund requests via our Help and Support portal.

  • What is Simplilearn’s Exam pass guarantee?

    We guarantee you will pass your certification exams provided you use Simplilearn’s online training materials the way they are intended to be used. One has to satisfy certain parameters in order for the guarantee to be validated. You can contact Help and Support for more information.

  • I want to know more about the training program. Whom do I contact?

    Please join our Live Chat for instant support, call us, or Request a Call Back to have your query resolved.

  • Disclaimer
  • PMP, PMI, PMBOK, CAPM, PgMP, PfMP, ACP, PBA, RMP, SP, and OPM3 are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.