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CompTIA A+ Core 2 (220-1002) Certification Crash Course

Learn how to Pass the 220-1002 A+ Exam

David Prowse

The CompTIA A+ Certification is the most well-known IT certification in the world. With over 1,000,000 people who have passed the exam, it is accepted by many companies as the gold standard regarding PC troubleshooting, Windows installation and configuration, mobile devices, and much more. This live training course is designed to explain key concepts of the CompTIA A+ Core 2 exam from a hands-on perspective so that attendees can learn not only how to pass the exam, but also how to work with the technology in the real-world. David L. Prowse, best-selling CompTIA A+ author and expert, will explore:

  • Operating Systems
  • Computer and Network Security
  • Software Troubleshooting
  • Operational Procedures
  • Sample questions so you can review exam-taking tips and techniques

What you'll learn-and how you can apply it

  • Operating Systems
  • Computer and Network Security
  • Software Troubleshooting
  • Operational Procedures
  • Sample questions so you can review exam-taking tips and techniques

This training course is for you because...

  • You are studying for and need to pass the A+ 220-1002 exam.
  • Your company or organization requires a CompTIA A+ certification.
  • You desire to increase your computer awareness as it applies to tools, technologies, and configuration.

Prerequisites

There are no official prerequisites for this course. However, attendees are expected to have a basic knowledge of computers. CompTIA does not require any prerequisites but they recommend 6 to 12 months hands-on experience in the lab or field.

About your instructor

  • David L. Prowse is an author, technologist, and technical trainer. He has penned a dozen books for Pearson Education, including the well-received CompTIA A+ Exam Cram and CompTIA Security+ Cert Guide. He also develops video content, including the CompTIA A+ LiveLessons video course. Over the past two decades he has taught CompTIA A+, Network+, and Security+ certification courses, both in the classroom and via the Internet. David has 20 years of experience in the IT field, and loves to share that experience with his readers, watchers, and students.

    He runs the website www.davidlprowse.com in support of his books and videos.

Schedule

The timeframes are only estimates and may vary according to how the class is progressing

Day 1

Segment 1: Introduction and Operating Systems (60 minutes)

  • 10 Minute Break

Segment 2: Operating Systems Part II (50 minutes)

  • 10 Minute Break

Segment 3: Security (50 minutes)

  • 10 Minute Break

Segment 4: Security and Software Troubleshooting Part 1 (50 minutes)

Day 2

Segment 1: Software Troubleshooting Part 2 (60 minutes)

  • 10 Minute Break

Segment 2: Operational Procedures (50 minutes)

  • 10 Minute Break

Segment 3: Operational Procedures Part 2 (50 minutes)

  • 10 Minute Break

Segment 4: Additional Software Troubleshooting and Quiz Questions (50 minutes)