This online instructor led training course provides the knowledge necessary to support basic computer hardware and operating systems in today’s business world.

In this course students will learn best practices in troubleshooting, networking and security across a variety of device types in order to support their organization and set the stage for their own IT careers.

StormWind’s two part CompTIA A+ course covers the hardware and software objectives students must master in order to pass the 220-1001 exam and the 220-1002 exam, both of which are required to achieve the CompTIA A+ Certification. The A+ Certification is part of specialized certification tracks for corporations such as Microsoft, Hewlett-Packard, and Cisco. Many technology companies have made CompTIA A+ certification mandatory for their service technicians.

Exams 220-1001

Course Instructor: Shane Sexton

Course Outline

01. Mobile Devices

  • Configuration
  • Repair
  • Networking and synchronization
  • Troubleshooting
  • Accessories

02. Networking

  • Common protocols
  • Network infrastructure devices
  • Wireless networking protocols
  • Server roles
  • Networking tools

03. Hardware

  • Connection interfaces
  • Storage media
  • Motherboards, CPUs, and expansion cards
  • RAM
  • Power supplies
  • Peripheral devices
  • Print technology

04. Virtualization and the Cloud

  • Cloud computing fundamentals
  • Client-side virtualization

05. Troubleshooting hardware and networks

    Skills Learned

    After completing this online training course, students will be able to:

    • Configuration, networking, synchronization, and troubleshooting of mobile devices
    • Common networking and wireless networking protocols
    • Server roles
    • Configure and support PC, mobile and IoT device hardware, including components, connectors and peripherals
    • Cloud computing and client-side virtualization fundamentals