Certificate Code: 5728
The A+ Prep Certificate prepares the student for the CompTIA A+ Essentials and CompTIA A+ Practical certification exams. These two exams comprise the CompTIA A+ Certified Technician certification. This vendor-neutral certification demonstrates competencies in the areas of installation, preventative maintenance, networking security and troubleshooting. It demonstrates foundation-level knowledge and skills necessary for a career in PC support. Employment opportunities with this certificate include enterprise technician, field service technician and PC technician.
Course of Study Outline – Suggested Courses (Credit Hours)
COER 116 — Microcomputer Hardware (3)
COER 112 — Microcomputer Operating System (3)
COER 216 — Advanced PC Hardware/A+ Prep (3)
NETW 120 Basic Computer Networks (3)
Minimum total hours required for certificate (12)