The CompTIA A+ is the quintessential certificate to jump-start your career in the Information Technology (IT) industry. The certificate covers the essentials of PC, laptop, mobile device, printer and operating system maintenance. This certificate can lead to higher salaries and opens up opportunities for a more fulfilling career.
In order to receive the CompTIA A+ certification, you will be required to pass two exams.
CompTIA A+ Plus 220-801 Certification Exam covers the fundamentals of computer information systems and the installation and configuration of PCs, laptops and related hardware, as well as some basic networking.
CompTIA A+ Plus 220-802 Certification Exam covers the skills required to install and configure PC operating systems, as well as configuring common features (e.g. network connectivity and email) for mobile operating systems Android and Apple iOS.
Jobs that use the CompTIA A+ certification
- IT support technician
- IT support specialist
- Field support technician
- Technical support specialist