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CompTIA A+

Do you want to gain hands-on experience in a lab or the field in an entry level IT position? Then the CompTIA A+ certification is for you

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Globally recognised validation of your ability

An internationally sought after qualification for computer technicians
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Engaging role

Learn the skills required to install, configure, upgrade and maintain PC workstations, the Windows OS and SOHO networks
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Great earnings

 Average salary starts at £23,250 in an entry level position but increases for experienced technicians

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Average salary after completing

Average Salary
IT Support
£25k
Average Salary
You can earn
£75k
Average Salary
Group IT Director
£125k
High
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£75k

You can earn an average of £74,900.00 a year

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COURSE OVERVIEW

CompTIA A+ is the most essential IT certification for establishing your IT career.

If you’re new to the IT industry, this will help you grasp a more in depth understanding and demonstrate it in your professional career. Plus, if you’re already an IT professional, the CompTIA A+ certification will validate your skills and boost your career.

The certification is held by over 1 million IT professionals worldwide.

Your quick course guide

Certification: CompTIA A+

Study time: Full time – 15 to 20 days | Part time – three to four months

Vendor: CompTIA

Provider: Skillsoft

Student support: StudentCare™ and expert mentors

Prerequisites: None but we recommend a basic understanding of computer systems and network technologies, or some hands on experience and/or 12 months work experience

Assessment: Exam based – CompTIA 1001 and 1002

Resources: Internet access and email

Ideal for: Support Specialist, Field Service Technician, Desktop Support Analyst and Help Desk Tier 2 Support

Included in your modules

Identifying, using, and connecting hardware components and devices
Install and support Windows OS including command line & client support
Troubleshoot PC and mobile device issues including application security support
Explain types of networks and connections including TCP/IP, WIFI and SOHO
Troubleshoot device and network issues
Identify and protect against security vulnerabilities for devices and their network connections
Understand Mac OS, Linux and mobile OS
Follow best practices for safety, environmental impacts, and communication and professionalism

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