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ZACM-1009 CompTIA™ A+ Certification Exam Prep

14 CEU’s

The CompTIA™ A+ program will prepare you for two CompTIA™ A+ certification exams: CompTIA A+ Exam 220-901 and CompTIA A+ Exam 220-902. Topics covered in the program include motherboards, memory, processors, video, storage media and devices, printers, operating systems, networking, virtualization, mobile devices, security, and more. You will have the opportunity to practice on online lab systems. Gaining CompTIA™ A+ certification assures employers and computer owners that a PC technician has the requisite knowledge to build, upgrade, optimize, troubleshoot, and repair personal computer (PC) systems.

Contact hours: 140

Not financial aid eligible.

ZACM-1010 CompTIA™ IT Fundamentals

2.4 CEU’s

Imagine having an IT certification after just 2 weeks of learning. This first level course will give you a strong foundation in discovering your IT pathway. CompTIA IT Fundamentals is especially designed for people seeking to gain the basic skills and concepts necessary to start or transition into an IT career. This course will provide participants with the information needed to sit for the CompTIA IT Fundamentals Exam. Passing the exam earns the CompTIA Fundamentals certification, which demonstrates a preparedness for today's digital workplace. The certification also may serve as an entry point into more specialized IT pathways such as networking, cybersecurity, office administration and software development.

Contact hours: 24

Not financial aid eligible.

ZACM-1011 CompTIA™ A+ Course Part 1

4.2 CEU’s

Part 1 of the CompTIA A+ course further builds upon the foundations set in CompTIA IT Fundamentals. This course is a gateway for people interested in entry-level information technology (IT) technician roles. The course prepares participants for the CompTIA A+ certification Exam 220-091. Through instructor-led hands-on learning, participants acquire the basic knowledge and skills to become a CompTIA A+ Certified Professional.

Contact hours: 42

Not financial aid eligible.

ZACM-1012 CompTIA™ A+ Course Part 2

4.2 CEU’s

This course is designed for people who have already completed Part 1 of the CompTIA A+ course. With CompTIA A+ Part 2, participants are following a clear path by advancing through the IT Gateway program and preparing for entry-level roles as IT professionals. Through instructor-led hands-on learning, participants gain even more in depth knowledge and build upon the basic skills acquired through CompTIA IT Fundamentals and CompTIA A+ Part 1. By successfully completing this course, participants are well positioned to take exam numbers 220-902, in order to receive their CompTIA A+ Professional Certification.

Contact hours: 42

Not financial aid eligible.

ZACM-1013 Computer Support Specialist

13.2 CEU’s

If you have an interest in computers and technology, enjoy working with your hands, and already have job skills like customer service, attention to detail, and communication; we have training that can transition you into a rewarding career in information technology (IT). Tri-C offers a bundle of foundation-level courses will help you gain the knowledge, skills and abilities to become a CompTIA Certified Computer Support Specialist. No prior experience? No worries! Your path to success starts now. The Computer Support Specialist bundle incorporates IT Fundamentals, CompTIA Part 1 & 2 and CompTIA A+ Certification Exam Prep.

Contact hours: 132

Not financial aid eligible.