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CompTIA A+ course

CompTIA A+ Ireland

With CompTIA A+ Certification you become knowledgeable and competent in core hardware and operating system technologies

Delivery method: Online
Duration: 12 months
Price: €695

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Who should do this course

This course is ideal for people who want to learn more about network and servicing, and are interested in a future as an IT technician. Our A+ course is the starting point to a career in IT. CompTIA A+ certified IT workers have demonstrated knowledge of the fundamentals of computer hardware, a wide range of operating systems and the basics of networking. CompTIA A+ technicians work in organizations that have a multitude of hardware and software configurations and corresponding support needs. A+ Certification is a CompTIA-sponsored testing program that certifies the competency of entry-level (6 months' experience) computer service technicians. The certification covers a broad range of hardware and software technologies.

Prepare to meet these opportunities by completing the new CompTIA A+ Core Series (Exam 220-1001 & 220-1002) courseware. Details include expanded cutting-edge content with coverage of mobile devices, new security lessons, increased operating system coverage, an introduction of fundamental Cloud concepts, and a greater emphasis on trouble-shooting.

In demand real-world skills students will gain include:

  • Mobile device hardware support
  • Networking and trouble-shooting hardware and network connectivity issues
  • Installing and configuring operating systems including Windows, iOS, Android, Apple OS X and Linux
  • Fundamentals of cloud computing and operational procedures
  • Security best practices

CompTIA A+ Exam

The doorway to developing and expanding professional tech skills to meet in demand computer support needs is through the new CompTIA A+ Core Series(Exam 220-1001 & 220-1002) courseware. The content of the two exams as described by CompTIA. To earn the A+ certification, candidates must pass two exams:

  • CompTIA A+ 220-1001 (Core 1)
  • CompTIA A+ 220-1002 (Core 2)

CompTIA A+ 220-1001 covers mobile devices, networking technology, hardware, virtualization and cloud computing and network troubleshooting.

CompTIA A+ 220-1002 covers installing and configuring operating systems, expanded security, software troubleshooting and operational procedures.

Taking the exam.

Our course will help you prepare for the CompTIA A+ exams 220-1001 and 220-1002.

To take the exam you must attend an approved test centre. To source a test centre near you can visit

Please note that exam fees are additional to course fees and are payable separately to the test centre.

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