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CompTIA A+ Training
Exam Prep, Exam Voucher & A+ Certification Training

CompTIA A+ Training and Certification is DoD 8140/8570 compliant.

CompTIA A+ Certification training is for those wanting to start a career in the IT industry or looking to advance to an entry-level computer technician status. This CompTIA A+ training provides a comprehensive education of the hardware and software encountered in the field and will have you ready for passing the authorized A+ exam!

Not only is CompTIA A+ certification highly regarded as foundational for a career in IT, many companies require it for employment. It is also an approved U.S. Department of Defense Directive 8140/8570 certification for baseline hardware and software for those in government and the military.

A+ credential has no formal prerequisites and serves as the perfect launching pad to a career in help desk, desktop support, system support, or operations. The range of technologies IT professionals encounter is incredibly broad, and for this reason, our A+ training utilizes a vendor-neutral approach. This design means no one vendor or manufacturer is promoted over another, and there are as many real-world examples as possible in the course material. Ultimately, this authorized CompTIA A+ training and certification will prepare you to support a variety of competing products and understand how to make them work together seamlessly to provide functional solutions for your clients. Prep now with an A+ certification course from ONLC, a CompTIA Authorized Partner.

ONLC's CompTIA A+ Training is Exam Focused and Includes...

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Get A+ On-Demand video by request when you purchase ONLC's A+ instructor-led course.

Bonus On-Demand Video*

Students attending our instructor-led A+ course can request our A+ On-Demand video for free. Details.

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Exam Prep & Exam Vouchers

Along with quality training you get a practice exam plus an exam voucher to pay for the authorized A+ exams.

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Exam Pass Guarantee

Your safety net if you don't pass the authorized exam the first time. Review Exam Pass Guarantee click link.

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Optional Class Retake

You may repeat the A+ instructor-led course one time for free within a year of your original class. Class Retake Details click link.

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Authorized Training

ONLC is a CompTIA Authorized Partner providing a training curriculum that's designed for certification success.

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Learn at Home or Any ONLC Center

Attend instructor-led classes from any of ONLC's hundreds of centers coast-to-coast click link, or from your own location (see easy setup click link).

 

What You'll Learn With CompTIA A Plus Training with ONLC

A Plus certification can boost your career and open new professional opportunities. The A Plus Training Course from ONLC will help have you ready for the authorized A+ exam and a career in IT. CompTIA A+ certification proves to employers you can support today's core technologies from security to cloud to data management, and quickly learn new concepts. ONLC's A+ course will teach you:

  • Common types of computer system hardware, connectors and devices
  • Router setup, TCP/IP, and local networking
  • Installing and configuring laptops and mobile devices
  • Microsoft Windows, Mac Io, Linux, and cloud OS fundamentals
  • Solving problems with devices and networks
  • Core technologies support including security, cloud, data management and more
  • Entry-level cybersecurity skills like data privacy and removing malicious software
  • See What is a CompTIA A+ Certification? for more

 

Two Ways to Learn

At ONLC you pick the class format that's best for your learning style

Instructor-led Training (ILT) -or- On-Demand
Instructor-led Training (ILT ) classes are live, hands-on available at ONLC centers coast to coast click link or from your own location click link. CompTIA A+ training is fully interactive with an online trainer. Ask questions, engage directly with the instructor anytime during class. Alternatively, On-Demand A+ course is self-study featuring a blend of video tutorials, labs and exercises. Learn and prep for the exam from when you want with 24/7 access for several months. See A+ classes, prices & schedule.

A+ Certification

Prep for A+ certification with training from ONLC

IT skills are in high demand worldwide and A+ (DoD 8570/8140 compliant) is a very popular starting point. Our authorized A+ training includes an exam prep, an exam voucher, and our Exam Pass Guarantee click link — all for your certification success. These ONLC value-adds are included with our public, instructor-led training classes. See A+ Learning Path.

A+ Group Training

Group Training from ONLC

Ready your team for CompTIA A+ certification with the skills and hands-on experience they'll get with our group training. Our A+ group training is highly effective and can be customized to meet specific objectives, schedules and budgets! Have the instructor online or in-person. For more and to receive a price quote for your specifications see Group Training .

A+ Certification Training Classes: Live Online or On-Demand


CompTIA A+ Certification - Complete Training for 1101/1102

Overview
This live, online instructor-led course is fully interactive and the prep for the CompTIA A+ exams 1101/1102. CompTIA A+ certified professionals are proven problem solvers. They support today's core technologies from security to cloud to data management and more. CompTIA A+ is the industry standard for launching IT careers into today's digital world. It is the only industry recognized credential with performance-based items to prove pros can think on their feet to perform critical IT support tasks in the moment. It is trusted by employers around the world to identify the go-to person in end point management and technical support roles. CompTIA A+ is regularly re-invented by IT experts to ensure that it validates core skills and abilities demanded in the workplace.

The Official CompTIA A+ Core 1 and Core 2 (Exams 220-1101 and 220-1102) course provides the background knowledge and skills you will require to be a successful A+ technician. It will help you prepare to take the CompTIA A+ Core Series certification examinations (exam numbers 220-1101 and 220-1102), in order to become a CompTIA A+ Certified Professional.

*** NOTE: This class also available in On-Demand, eLearning Format ***
Unable to miss 5 days of work to take this class? Consider the CompTIA On-Demand version of this course. Watch videos, take the same hands-on labs, access an online expert 24/7, and study on your own time, at your own pace. For details on this alternative format, go to
CompTIA On-Demand A+ Certification Training

Exam Prep Software--INCLUDED!
All of our CompTIA classes include access to web-based practice exams. CompTIA certification exams are very rigorous and challenging. By studying after the class and using these practice exams, you will greatly improve your chances of passing the actual certification exam the first time. Exam prep software is included with all CompTIA classes delivered by ONLC Training Centers.

ONLC’s Exam Pass Guarantee--INCLUDED!
Our CompTIA certification classes include our Exam Pass Guarantee. Work through the Exam Prep Software included with your course. When you achieve a practice test score of 85% or better in Certification mode, send proof of that score to [email protected]. We will then release the exam voucher for the authorized certification exam to you. If you fail the authorized certification exam on the first attempt, we will provide a second exam voucher to you at no charge. HOWEVER, if you don't use the practice test or you take the authorized exam without first achieving 85% or better on the practice test, then the Exam Pass is null and void. See all details at:
Exam Pass Guarantee

Additional Notes Regarding CompTIA Certification Exams
As with most professional IT certifications, many additional hours of study are required before the class (meeting the prerequisites) and after the class (reviewing exam objectives and practice questions). Expect to spend a significant number of hours studying outside of the class before you take a CompTIA or any other IT professional exam.

Course Objectives
In this course, you will install, configure, optimize, troubleshoot, repair, upgrade, and perform preventive maintenance on personal computers, digital devices, and operating systems.

You will:
•      Support operating systems.
•      Install and configure PC system unit components and peripheral devices.
•      Install, configure, and troubleshoot display and multimedia devices.
•      Install, configure, and troubleshoot storage devices.
•      Install, configure, and troubleshoot internal system components.
•      Install, configure, and maintain operating systems.
•      Maintain and troubleshoot Microsoft Windows.
•      Explain network infrastructure concepts.
•      Configure and troubleshoot network connections.
•      Manage users, workstations, and shared resources.
•      Implement client virtualization and cloud computing.
•      Implement physical security.
•      Secure workstations and data.
•      Troubleshoot workstation security issues.
•      Support and troubleshoot laptops.
•      Support and troubleshoot mobile devices.
•      Install, configure, and troubleshoot print devices.
•      Implement operational procedures.

Target Student
This course is designed for individuals who have basic computer user skills and who are interested in obtaining a job as an entry-level IT technician. This course is also designed for students who are seeking the CompTIA A+ certification and who want to prepare for the CompTIA A+ Core 1 220-1101 Certification Exam and the CompTIA A+ Core 2 220-1102 Certification Exam.

Prerequisites
To ensure your success in this course, you should have experience with basic computer user skills, be able to complete tasks in a Microsoft® Windows® environment, be able to search for, browse, and access information on the Internet, and have basic knowledge of computing concepts. You can obtain this level of skills and knowledge by taking one of the following courses:
• CompTIA® IT Fundamentals+ (Instructor-led authorized course)
• IT Fundamentals+ (Self-study course)

Note: The prerequisites for this course might differ significantly from the prerequisites for the CompTIA certification exams. For the most up-to-date information about the exam prerequisites, complete the form on this page: https://certification.comptia.org/training/exam-objectives.

COMPTIA A+ CERTIFICATION COURSE OUTLINE

Chapter 1: Introduction

Chapter 2: Motherboards, Processors, and Memory

Chapter 3: Expansion Cards, Storage Devices, and Power Supplies

Chapter 4: Peripherals, Cables, and Connectors

Chapter 5: Printers and Multifunction Devices

Chapter 6: Networking Fundamentals

Chapter 7: Introduction to TCP/IP

Chapter 8: Wireless and SOHO Networks

Chapter 9: Network Services, Virtualization, and Cloud Computing

Chapter 10: Laptop and Mobile Device Hardware

Chapter 11: Mobile Connectivity and Application Support

Chapter 12: Troubleshooting Methodology and Resolving Core Hardware Problems

Chapter 13: Hardware and Network Troubleshooting

Chapter 14: Operating System Basics

Chapter 15: Windows Configuration

Chapter 16: Windows Administration

Chapter 17: Working with macOS and Linux

Chapter 18: Security Concepts

Chapter 19: Securing Operating Systems

Chapter 20: Troubleshooting Operating Systems and Security

Chapter 21: Scripting and Remote Access

Chapter 22: Safety and Environmental Concerns

Chapter 23: Documentation and Professionalism

Dates Times Location Price
8/19/24 - 8/23/24 Live Online from our site or yours. $2,795

9/16/24 - 9/20/24 Live Online from our site or yours. $2,795

10/14/24 - 10/18/24 Live Online from our site or yours. $2,795

11/11/24 - 11/15/24 Live Online from our site or yours. $2,795

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CompTIA On-Demand: CompTIA A+ Certification for 1101/1102

*** This is an On-Demand (self-study) course, 180-day, 24/7 access via the internet ***
(Applicable State and Local taxes may be added for On-Demand purchases, depending on your location.)
You may take this course at any time and from any device, provided you have internet access. Note: The 180-day course access period begins at time of purchase.

Overview
CompTIA On-Demand is a self-study training course that includes hours of videos, demonstrations, lab exercises, and printed courseware. You may take this course at any time; there are no set dates. This course is a great fit for individuals with considerable IT experience who don't need a traditional class to prepare for the CompTIA exam and is perfect for highly-motivated individuals who are new to a technology and need to space their learning over a period of weeks or months.

Target Student
This course is designed for individuals who have basic computer skills and who are interested in obtaining a job as an entry-level IT technician. This course is also designed for students who are seeking the CompTIA A+ certification and who want to prepare for the CompTIA A+ Core 1 220-1101 Certification Exam and the CompTIA A+ Core 2 220-1102 Certification Exam.

Prerequisites
To ensure your success in this course, you should have experience with basic computer user skills, be able to complete tasks in a Microsoft® Windows® environment, be able to search for, browse, and access information on the Internet, and have basic knowledge of computing concepts. You can obtain this level of skills and knowledge by taking the following official CompTIA instructor-led course:
IT Fundamentals+

Additional Notes Regarding CompTIA Certification Exams
As with most professional IT certifications, many additional hours of study are required before the class (meeting the prerequisites) and after the class (reviewing exam objectives and practice questions). Expect to spend a significant number of hours studying before you take a CompTIA or any other IT professional exam. CompTIA certification exams are very rigorous and challenging. By studying using the practice exams, you will greatly improve your chances of passing the actual certification exam the first time. For the most up-to-date exam and exam prerequisite information, we recommend you visit: https://certification.comptia.org/training/resources/exam-objectives

ONLC Extras
ONLC Training Centers bundles in valuable extras with our CompTIA On-Demand Courses. These extras are not available from other training companies.

Certification Exam Vouchers (A $478 value!) All of our CompTIA classes include the cost of the CompTIA exam vouchers. With this class, vouchers for exams 220-1101 and 220-1102 are included. Students must schedule when and where they will take the exam through Pearson Vue, the CompTIA testing service.

Exam Prep Software (A $178 value!) This web-based practice exam software will help you prepare for you actual certification exam. These dynamic practice tests provide links to the training content. If you answer a question wrong, you can go back to that topic for review.

Classroom Live Labs. These labs give you access to real equipment without the need for time-consuming installation and setup. You get easy browser-based access to the equipment you need to work through the labs that align with the course content. Requires only a browser and high-speed internet access.

24/7 Online Support. You will be able to chat online with a content matter expert while you are taking your CompTIA On-Demand class. And, with your permission, the expert can even take over your computer to provide assistance with your labs. (3-Month Access.)

ONLC’s Exam Pass Guarantee
ONLC’s CompTIA certification classes come with an Exam Pass Guarantee. What that essentially means is that we want to make sure that everyone is taking advantage of the Practice Test that we are providing and achieve a score of 85% or better in Certification Mode prior to us releasing the initial exam voucher.
The practice test is ordered upon request. Once you provide a copy of the course Certificate of Completion along with lab completion documentation we will email the web-based practice test. After achieving a score of 85% or better, email proof to [email protected] and we will go ahead and release the exam voucher to you within 24 business hours. Should you fail the exam on the first attempt, after submitting your authorized exam score and additional study, we will then provide a second voucher. However, should you decide not to take the practice exam or to take the exam without first achieving the 85% in certification mode, the Exam Pass is null and void. Please read through our:
Exam Pass Guarantee

Duration
This course includes 16h 42m of video presentation plus hours of practice labs.

Course Outline
Chapter 1: Introduction to Personal Computers and IT Certification
Chapter 2: Hardware Components
Chapter 3: Printers
Chapter 4: Mobile Devises
Chapter 5: Computer Networking
Chapter 6: Hardware and Network Troubleshooting
Chapter 7: Virtualization and Cloud Computing
Chapter 8: Introduction to Operating Systems
Chapter 9: Installing Windows Operating Systems
Chapter 10: Windows Configuration and Management
Chapter 11: Macintosh and Linux Operating Systems
Chapter 12: Security
Chapter 13: Software Troubleshooting
Chapter 14: Operational Procedures

Title Price
CompTIA On-Demand: CompTIA A+ Certification for 1101/1102 $1,295

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  See all CompTIA classes at ONLC click link

 

A+ Certification

A+ Certification Learning Path

CompTIA A+ is the industry standard for launching IT careers into today's digital world. CompTIA A Plus certified professionals support today's core technologies from security to cloud to data management and are proven problem solvers. A+ certification is trusted by employers around the world to identify the go-to person in end point management and technical support roles.

The Official CompTIA A+ Core 1 and Core 2 course (one course for two exams, 220-1101 and 220-1102) provides the background knowledge and skills required to be a successful A+ technician. This A plus training will help you prep for the authorized CompTIA A+ Core certification examination series. CompTIA A Plus is regularly re-invented by IT experts to ensure that it validates core skills and abilities demanded in the workplace.

CompTIA A+ certification validates baseline skills needed to support a hybrid workforce (on-premise and cloud-based) and baseline security. Some of the job roles that may prefer or require this certification include:

  • Help Desk Tech
  • Desktop Support Specialist
  • Field Service Technician
  • Associate Network Engineer
  • System Support Technician

To achieve A+ certification candidates must pass the authorized exams. You can prepare for the exams by attending the A+ training outlined below.

Recommended Prerequisite to Becoming Certified

CompTIA recommends basic computer user skills including the ability to complete tasks in a Microsoft Windows environment, search, browse, and access information on the Internet, plus a basic knowledge of computing concepts. Those lacking those skills should consider CompTIA® IT Fundamentals+ click link training to gain those skills and knowledge prior to attending A+.

Get A+ On-Demand by request with A+ instructor-led course purchase!

Authorized Live Instructor-led CompTIA A+ Training Class
(click course title for outline & class dates)

CompTIA A+ Certification Training click link

Two (2) CompTIA exam vouchers, exam prep software PLUS option for free A+ On-Demand course with purchase of ONLC's instructor-led A+ course!*

This five-day, online instructor-led course prepares attendees for both A+ certification exams: 220-1101 (Core 1) and 220-1102 (Core 2). During the authorized A+ course you'll acquire the essential skills and information needed to install, upgrade, repair, configure, troubleshoot, optimize, and perform preventative maintenance of basic personal computer hardware and operating systems. This official course provides the background knowledge and skills required to be a successful A+ technician.
See instructor-led course A+ course outline & dates click link
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OR—

Authorized On-Demand CompTIA A+ Course
(click course title for outline)

CompTIA On-Demand A+ Certification Training click link

Two (2) CompTIA exam vouchers AND exam prep software included!

This self-study, On-Demand course is a prep for exams 220-1101 and 220-1102. On-Demand courses can be accessed 24/7 for 6 months. This authorized, self-paced course includes hours of videos and hands-on labs that mirror content in the ILT format. There are knowledge checks along the way so you can gauge how well you're comprehending the material.
See A+ On-Demand course outline & dates click link
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No matter which of the above CompTIA A+ certification training paths you choose, you'll gain a broad and competitive set of IT skills. Once certified, A+ technicians are prepared to work with core hardware and operating system technologies in areas such as installation, preventative maintenance, networking, security, and troubleshooting. CompTIA A+ serves as a detailed introduction to a broad range of hardware and software technologies

 

CompTIA A+ Training and Certification Exam

CompTIA A+ 220-1101 (Core I)   and   CompTIA A+ 220-1102 (Core II)

A+ Core I exam 220-1101 tests your skills and understanding of mobile devices, networking technology, hardware, virtualization and cloud computing and network troubleshooting.

A+ Core II exam 220-2201 challenges your knowledge of installing and configuring operating systems, expanded security, software troubleshooting and operational procedures.

CompTIA certification exams are performance-based to confirm a candidate's knowledge, skills, and abilities. CompTIA exams are available through Pearson Vue, CompTIA's authorized testing partner. Exam candidates schedule the authorized exam directly with Pearson Vue which can be taken online or from a Pearson Vue Testing Center.

A+ Certification Exam Objectives

Review A+ Exam 220-1101 Exam Objectives click link
Review A+ Exam 220-1102 Exam Objectives click link

Recertification/CompTIA CE Program

A+, Network+, Security+ and CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP+) certifications have globally-recognized ISO/ANSI accreditation status. As part of the accreditation requirements, these certifications expire every three years if not renewed. You can renew these certifications through the CompTIA CE Program which includes completing continuing education activities.If your certification is not renewed within the three years, your certification will expire and you will need to pass the current version of the exam to regain certification. Review CompTIA Continuing Education (CE) Program requirements click link.

Next Step after the A+ Course and Exam

Once you've earned A+ Certification, further your IT career with CompTIA Network+ Certification click link . Network+ prepares those in IT to support networks on any platform. A+ Certification is the recommended prerequiste for Network+ Certification.

 

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With our CompTIA Certification Exam Bundles you'll get a discount on training, exam prep software and exam vouchers preparing for 2-3 CompTIA certification. You pick the certifications and the training format you prefer: instructor-led classes, self-study On-Demand or a mix! Find out more

 

ONLC Training Centers is a CompTIA Authorized PartnerONLC is a CompTIA Authorized Partner
ONLC Training Centers is a CompTIA Authorized partner. CompTIA certifications help identify qualified, knowledgeable individuals in fields of Information Technology (IT). ONLC's schedule includes classes that will help you prepare for the CompTIA A+, Network+, Cloud+, Linux+, Security+, CySA+, PenTest+, CASP+, Server+, Data+ and Project+ certifications.

 

Exam Pass GuaranteeExam Pass Guarantee
ONLC is committed to the success of our students. We are so confident in the training you'll receive with us that for training that includes an exam prep and exam voucher as part of your purchase, we have an Exam Pass Guarantee. Learn more.

 

Group training available from ONLC

CompTIA A+ Group Training
ONLC offers complete solutions so training coordinators can successfully upskill their teams on A+ Certification while maintaining their budget. Training can be via our public schedule or private sessions delivered virtually or in-person / on-site. When private, content can be customized to meet specific needs and technologies. Get a price quote with our quick Group Training Request form click link or call 1.800.288.8221 (weekdays).

 

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DoD 8140 Directive - General Information
ONLC provides approved training classes for IAT, IAM, IASAE and CSSP personnel that's compliant with Department of Defense (DoD) Directive 8140. Get ready now for a DoD computer certification at any of ONLC centers coast-to-coast or from your own location. More on DoD 8140

 

Other CompTIA Classes at ONLC
As an authorized training partner, ONLC provides certification training for all CompTIA topics. You can learn and prepare to become CompTIA certified with classes with ONLC. See all CompTIA training.

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* Bonus Video Offer Terms & Conditions

  • Only available with paid purchase of ONLC's public, instructor-led CompTIA A+ course and must be requested within 30 days of attending instructor-led A+ course.
  • Bonus video limited to ONLC's CompTIA A+ On-Demand Course only. No substitutions.
  • Offer good on new registrations only. Not valid for prior registrations or Group Training.
  • Cannot be combined with other discounts, programs or offers. Cannot be redeemed for cash or credit.
  • Only ONLC A+ instructor-led students may request the A+ On-Demand video.
  • ONLC reserves the right to discontinue this offer at any time without notice.
  • Other restrictions may apply.

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