CompTIA® A+® Certification: A Comprehensive Approach for All 2009 Exam Objectives (Part 1 of 7)



If you are getting ready for a career as an entry-level information technology (IT) professional or personal computer (PC) service technician, the courses in the CompTIA® A+® Certification (2009 Objectives) series are the first step in your preparation. The courses in this series will build on your existing user-level knowledge and experience with personal computer software and hardware to present fundamental skills and concepts that you will use on the job. In these courses, you will acquire the essential skills and information you will need to install, upgrade, repair, configure, troubleshoot, optimize, and perform preventative maintenance of basic personal computer hardware and operating systems.The courses in the CompTIA® A+® Certification (2009 Objectives) series can benefit you in two ways. Whether you work or plan to work in a mobile or corporate environment where you have a high level of face-to-face customer interaction, where client communication and client training are important, or in an environment with limited customer interaction and an emphasis on hardware activities, these courses provide the background knowledge and skills you will require to be a successful A+ technician. This series can also assist you if you are preparing to take the CompTIA A+ certification examinations, 2009 objectives (exam numbers 220-701, 220-702), in order to become a CompTIA A+ Certified ProfessionalThe target student is anyone with basic computer user skills who is interested in obtaining a job as an IT professional or PC technician. In addition, this course will help prepare students to achieve a CompTIA A+ Certification.

This course carries the following professional education credits: 0.4 CEUs. For more information on accreditation bodies, please visit



  • In the CompTIA® A+® Certification (2009 Objectives) series, you will install, upgrade, repair, configure, optimize, troubleshoot, and perform preventative maintenance on basic personal computer hardware and operating systems. In this first course in the series, you will learn the basic hardware and software concepts and skills as well as the basic A+ technician professional practices that you will utilize in your day-to-day job tasks.

Hardware and Software Required:

  • Browser Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 (or higher)
  • Browser Mozilla Firefox 2 (or higher)
  • Browser Apple Safari 2 (or higher)
  • Operating System Microsoft Windows 2000, XP, Vista, or Windows 7
  • Operating System Apple Mac OS X 10.4 (or higher)
  • Processor Pentium III 1 GHz (or better)
  • Processor Macintosh Intel-based or PowerPC G4 (or better)
  • RAM 512 MB (1 GB or more recommended)
  • Internet connection 256K (broadband recommended)
  • Adobe Flash Player 8 (current version recommended)
  • Adobe Reader 7 (or higher)
  • Other requirements may apply to supplemental offline activities. Omitting these optional activities does not affect course completion.


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  • Code: EL-CCAC-209P17
  • Duration: 3 hours 35 minutes
  • Price: Call for price

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