The Central Washington University Office of Continuing Education

CompTIA™ A+ Certification Training

HOURS: 290
TYPE: Career Training Program
FEES: $1695.00 USD


The CompTIA™ A+ Certification is a critical first step in opening the door to your IT career. Throughout this program, you will learn the essential skills needed to start a career working within the industry.

CompTIA™ A+ Certification is vendor neutral and internationally recognized, giving you a competitive advantage no matter what country you're working in and what hardware you're working with.

Prepares You For...

  • Tech Support
  • Field Service Technician
  • IT Support Specialist
  • IT Support Administrator

  • CompTIA™ A+ Exam 220-901
  • CompTIA™ A+ Exam 220-902

What You'll Learn...

Throughout this program, you'll study the fundamentals of information technology, including hardware and PC support. You'll build practical job skills that enable you to install, maintain, and troubleshoot devices, as well as establish a foundation of security knowledge and customer service skills.

Along with learning the fundamentals, you'll study network installation and configuration, as well as network security and the basics of excelling as an entry-level IT technician.

To gain further understanding, you will be able to practice the concepts being taught, using interactive virtual software.

Competency Checklist:

Upon successful completion of this program, you will:

  • Be familiar with various operating systems and software
  • Diagnose, resolve and document common hardware and software issues
  • Understand Virtualization and the Cloud
  • Understand different mobile device operating system and management features
  • Master hardware installation
  • Be able to perform routine computer troubleshooting, repair, and maintenance
  • Understand networking requirements, procedures and implement effective security protocols
  • Understand operational procedures
  • Be able to configure a virtualized environment using both VMware and Virtual PC
  • Learn appropriate Customer Support

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  • Learn in-demand job skills
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  • Set your own pace
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