CompTIA A+ PC Technician Courses

CompTIA A+ PC Technician Courses in Cape Town

Join on 2KO International's A+ course in Cape Town. 2KO has been offering world class A+ training in Cape Town for over 10 years with great success. Our PC technician A+ courses prepare students for A+ certification which can be taken at our test centre. This course is aimed at student wishing to become PC technicians, and by the end of the A+ course students will have the ability to repair and upgrade hardware as well as support and troubleshoot software and operating systems. See our online A+ course here. 2KO International delivers consulting services, in the IT and Business space, as well as being a training provider for IT certification and user level courses. Training can be any blend of bespoke, classroom and online learning, enabling 2KO students the opportunity to study courses online world-wide, to ensure the CompTIA training.

 

 

CompTIA A+ Course Objectives
2KO's A+ training & certification prepares the student to pass:
A+ Operating System Technologies exam
A+ Hardware exam
 

Click above links to see the individual courses which makes up the A+ Course


The A+ Core Hardware exam measures essential competencies for a desktop computer hardware service technician (with six months of on-the-job experience ideally). The student must demonstrate basic knowledge of installing, configuring, upgrading, troubleshooting, and repairing desktop computer systems at the standard defined by this test specification.

 

Who should do this course?
Anyone who would like to be a PC Technician and work with upgrading and repairing PC's
Students who like to work with PC hardware and to extract the best performance from computer systems
Students wishing to get a CompTIA International certification

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CompTIA A+ 220-1001 & 220-1002

 

Course Outline

CompTIA A+ 220-1001

Pre-requisites: Students taking this course should have user-level skills and knowledge of personal computers.


Level: Beginners

Installing and Configuring PC
Use Appropriate Safety Procedures
PC Components
Common Connection Interfaces
Install Peripheral Devices
Troubleshooting Methodology

Installing, Configuring, and Troubleshooting Display and Multimedia Devices
Install and Configure Display Devices
Troubleshoot Display Devices
Install and Configure Multimedia Devices

Installing, Configuring, and Troubleshooting Storage Devices
Install System Memory
Install and Configure Mass Storage Devices
Install and Configure Removable Storage
Configure RAID
Troubleshoot Storage Devices

Installing, Configuring, and Troubleshooting Internal System Components
Install and Upgrade CPUs
Configure and Update BIOS/UEFI
Install Power Supplies
Troubleshoot Internal System Components
Configure a Custom PC

Network Infrastructure Concepts
Wired Networks
Network Hardware Devices
Wireless Networks
Internet Connection Types
Network Configuration Concepts
Network Services

Configuring and Troubleshooting Networks
Configure Network Connection Settings
Install and Configure SOHO Networks
Configure SOHO Network Security
Configure Remote Access
Troubleshoot Network Connections
Install and Configure IoT Devices

Implementing Client Virtualization and Cloud Computing
Configure Client-Side Virtualization
Cloud Computing Concepts

Supporting and Troubleshooting Laptops
Use Laptop Features
Install and Configure Laptop Hardware
Troubleshoot Common Laptop Issues

Supporting and Troubleshooting Mobile Devices
Mobile Device Types
Connect and Configure Mobile Device Accessories
Configure Mobile Device Network Connectivity
Support Mobile Apps

Installing, Configuring, and Troubleshooting
Print Devices
Maintain Laser Printers
Maintain Inkjet Printers
Maintain Impact, Thermal, and 3D Printers

CompTIA A+ 220-1002

Pre-requisites: Students taking this course should have user-level skills and knowledge of personal computers.


Level: Beginners

Supporting Operating Systems
Identify Common Operating Systems
Use Windows Features and Tools
Manage Files in Windows
Manage Disks in Windows
Manage Devices in Windows

Installing, Configuring, and Maintaining Operating Systems
Configure and Use Linux
Configure and Use macOS
Install and Upgrade Operating Systems
Maintain Oss

Maintaining and Troubleshooting Microsoft Windows
Install and Manage Windows Applications
Manage Windows Performance
Troubleshoot Windows

Configuring and Troubleshooting Networks
Configure Network Connection Settings
Install and Configure SOHO Networks
Configure SOHO Network Security
Configure Remote Access
Troubleshoot Network Connections

Managing Users, Workstations, and Shared Resources
Manage Users
Configure Shared Resources
Configure Active Directory Accounts and Policies

Security Concepts
Logical Security Concepts
Threats and Vulnerabilities
Physical Security Measures

Securing Workstations and Data
Implement Security Best Practices
Implement Data Protection Policies
Protect Data During Incident Response

Troubleshooting Workstation Security Issues
Detect, Remove, and Prevent Malware
Troubleshoot Common Workstation Security Issues

Supporting and Troubleshooting Mobile Devices
Secure Mobile Devices
Troubleshoot Mobile Device Issues

Implementing Operational Procedures
Use Appropriate Safety Procedures
Environmental Impacts and Controls
Create and Maintain Documentation
Use Basic Change Management Best Practices
Implement Disaster Prevention and Recovery Methods
Basic Scripting Concepts
Professionalism and Communication