IT Certifications

Many non-degree IT courses align with Wake Tech’s IT degree programs, which means you can take certain “non-degree” courses and still earn college credits for that course, if you enroll in a qualifying degree program.

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IT Power Packs: Level Up Your Life!

Ready to take your IT skills to the next level? Wake Tech's IT Power Packs are bundled, low-cost training programs designed to help you earn industry-recognized credentials. Each Power Pack can be completed in about four to six months. Power Packs aim to prepare you for the next step in your career, whether you are brand new to the IT field or a mid-career professional looking to level up. And, if you want to take your knowledge even further, the credentials you earn in a Power Pack can count for college credit in a degree program at Wake Tech! 

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Course
CompTIA A+ Certification Exam 220-1001
Name
CET-3100G2
Overall Quality of This Course
★★★★★
Based on 17 student surveys.
Available Classes
Not currently offered.
Description Course Outline Requirements Intended Audience More Details
Intended Audience
Individuals who want to expand their knowledge and skills for employment-readiness or those who want to successfully prepare for the CompTIA A+ 220-1001 exam certification.
Description
This course is intended for participants who have completed the CompTIA IT Fundamentals course or those with equivalent experience who want to expand their knowledge and skills. Topics covered include mobile devices, networking technology, hardware, virtualization, cloud computing, and network troubleshooting. Upon completion, students should be able to provide customer support to properly diagnose, troubleshoot, install, configure, and maintain PCs, mobile devices, and software. In addition, students should have the ability to successfully pass the CompTIA A 220-1001 certification exam.
Course Objectives
  1. Assemble components based on customer requirements
  2. Install, configure, and maintain PCs, mobile devices, and software for end users
  3. Understand the basics of networking and security forensics
  4. Apply troubleshooting skills
  5. Provide appropriate customer support
  6. Understand the basics of scripting, virtualization, desktop imaging, and deployment
  7. Prepare to successfully pass the CompTIA 220-1001 certification exam
Outline of Instruction
  1. Install and configure PC system unit components and peripheral devices.
  2. Install, configure, and troubleshoot display and multimedia devices.
  3. Install, configure, and troubleshoot storage devices.
  4. Install, configure, and troubleshoot internal system components.
  5. Explain network infrastructure concepts.
  6. Configure and troubleshoot network connections.
  7. Implement client virtualization and cloud computing.
  8. Support and troubleshoot laptops and mobile devices
  9. Install, configure, and troubleshoot print devices.
Contact Hours
36
CEU's
3.6
Industry Standard, State, or National Certification
Yes
Certification
CompTIA
Website URL
https://comptiacdn.azureedge.net/webcontent/docs/default-source/exam-objectives/comptia-a-220-1001-exam-objectives.pdf?sfvrsn=245ba9b6_4
Certification Learning Outcomes/Requirements
  1. Assemble components based on customer requirements
  2. Install, configure, and maintain PCs, mobile devices, and software for end users
  3. Understand the basics of networking and security forensics
  4. Properly and safely diagnose, resolve, and document common hardware and software issues
  5. Apply troubleshooting skills
  6. Provide appropriate customer support
  7. Understand the basics of scripting, virtualization, desktop imaging, and deployment
CE to CU Articulation
No
Prerequisites
Prior to course enrollment, students should have successfully completed the CompTIA IT Fundamentals+ certification exam course or have equivalent knowledge and experience.
Text and Supplies Needed
Clinical Site/Special Facilities
Requirements for Successful Completion of this Course
  1. Attendance 90% or above
  2. Participation
  3. Demonstrate an understanding of at least 80% of course material taught.
Accreditation/Special Approval Requirements
Intended Audience
Individuals who want to expand their knowledge and skills for employment-readiness or those who want to successfully prepare for the CompTIA A+ 220-1001 exam certification.
Specific Industry or Business Support Needs
Computer User Support Specialist, Computer Technician, Desktop Support Technician, Help Desk Analyst
Industry or Job Titles Related to training Outcomes for Employment
Related Courses
  • CompTIA IT Fundamentals+ Certification Exam FC0-U61 - CET-3100F2
Course Contact Information
Kobie Joyner
919-866-7213