This training program combines a 2 course training track:CompTIA A+ with Practice Labs CompTIA Network + with Practice Labs Includes 2 certification exam vouchers (220-801 and 220-802) upon program completionComputer technicians can be found working in a variety of industries. Possible positions range from a computer technician in a retail electronics store who helps repair hardware and software, to a technician support advisor who helps people over the phone with their computer issues, to a member of an internal IT team within large and medium sized companies.Prerequisite(s): It is recommended that students take CompTIA Strata if they are new to this field. Students should have basic keyboarding and computer skills, and be comfortable navigating the internet.Prerequisite(s): We recommend candidates possess CompTIA A+ certification and networking experience. Students should have basic keyboarding and computer skills, and be comfortable navigating the internet.
By the end of this course, you will be able to:
Identify the steps for troubleshooting hardware systems including storage, laptops, and Networking
Identify Peripherals, Expansion, Displays, and Configurations
Identify the steps for installing and configuring operating systems and software
Comprehend networking fundamentals
Comprehend security concepts and technologies
Comprehend the principles of networking including IP Addressing, Sub-netting, Troubleshooting, Topology Selection, Backbones, and Segments
Identify the steps for installing and configuring different network types
Comprehend the principles of Ethernet and Networking Devices
Identify methods for documenting, monitoring, and optimizing networks
Identify Software, Hardware and Troubleshooting Tools
The 2012-2013 edition of the Occupational Outlook Handbook, published by the U.S. Department of Labor estimates a growing job market as industry employment is projected to grow by 18%, or over 110,000 new jobs, by 2020. Department of Labor reports that the middle 50% of professionals in the field earn between ,000 and ,000 a year.
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What is difference between a certificate and a certification?
By successfully completing a course through one of our college or university partners the student is awarded a Certificate of Completion from the institution. If there is a state or national exam that the course is preparing a student for, the proper certifying body will be indicated and that association will proctor and award any type of certification. This is the student’s responsibility, although ECA is here to help guide our students in the right direction.
Does this course translate in to college credit?
Through our college and university partners, ECA offers non-credit certificate programs.
How long do access to my complete my course?
Access will begin on your start date and end on your end date unless otherwise specified. If you are falling behind in your course please contact an Education Consultant to talk about your options.
When are the course start dates?
The course start dates are determined by the student due to open-enrollment.
Is the Certification exam included in the course?
The certification exam is not included in the cost of the course unless otherwise specified in the course education and training plan.
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be prepared to sit for the CompTIA A+ 220-801 and 220-802 certification exams
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be prepared to sit for the CompTIA Exam N10-005: CompTIA Network+ certification exam.
Windows 7, XP or Vista; 56K modem or higher; Soundcard and Speakers; Firefox, Chrome or Microsoft Internet Explorer
Mac OS Users
Mac OS X or higher (in classic mode); 56K modem or higher; Soundcard and Speakers; Apple Safari
iPad – iOS 5.1 (or latest)
We recommend setting your screen resolution to 1024 x 768 pixels.
System will support the two latest releases of each browser. When using older versions of a browser, users risk running into problems with the course software.
Windows Users: Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Microsoft Internet Explorer
Mac OS Users: Safari, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox
Suggested Plug-ins: Flash Player, Real Player, Adobe Reader, Java