A+ Certification: Essentials

Face-to-face Instructor Led Courses, IT and Computing, A +

What Is A+ Certification: Essentials Training?

This course will prepare students for the 220-601 A+ Certification Essentials exam for the objectives released in September 2006 and is pending approval under the CompTIA Authorised Quality Curriculum program. This five-day practical "hands-on" course will teach support newcomers the fundamental principles of supporting desktop and portable computers and operating systems. On course completion, students will be able to: - Identify types and characteristics of PC components, including motherboard, CPU, memory, and storage, input, and output devices. - Install and configure peripheral devices. - Identify types and characteristics of pcs. - Install and configure Microsoft Windows 2000 and Microsoft Windows XP. - Perform basic PC maintenance and troubleshooting. - Understand principles of securing IT systems and working safely. - Communicate effectively with customers. - Install and configure print and imaging devices. - Understand fundamental principles of implementing LANs and internet access.

Who Should Attend

This course is intended for students wishing to qualify with A+ Certification for PC Support professionals. It is also suitable for students wanting to improve their skills in PC support and administration.

Course Agenda

- Module 1: PC Components The Visible PC Introduction to the PC Motherboard Layout
- Module 2: Portable and Desktop Computers
- Module 3: Operating Systems Features of Operating Systems Microsoft Operating Systems Installing and Upgrading Windows The Windows Boot Process Managing Windows Windows Storage Management
- Module 4: PC Support Hardware Maintenance and Troubleshooting Troubleshooting the Operating System Security Safety and Environmental Issues Professionalism and Communication
- Module 5: Printers and Scanners
- Module 6: Networking Network Concepts Implementing a LAN WAN and Internet Connectivit.


Available onsite or nationwide at any of over 50 centres, see below our open course availability. Alternatively, call 0844 335 8882.


The A+ Certification: Essentials course will be accredited to the latest in recognised certificating award. All successful delegates will also receive an Xyz certificate of attendance. Enrolled subscribers of the National Training Card will also have any certificate, qualification and/or ID card (where applicable) automatically added to their member account.

More Information

Students should have successfully completed a PC Fundamentals course or have basic experience of using a PC, Windows and browsing the Web.

Course Availability

Available on client premises as an in-house course or at one of training venues, provided minimum delegate numbers are achieved. Whatever your requirement, simply complete the enquiry form below and we'll send you our quotation by return.

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Course Information

  • Course Duration 5 days
  • Max Class Size 12

  • All prices exclude VAT. Discounts available for larger groups & for corporate clients.
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