Tijdens de ICT-cursus 220-1001 CompTIA A+ worden de volgende onderdelen behandeld:
Installing Hardware and Display Components
Over time, laptop hardware and display components may break or need upgrading. Explore the best practices to follow when installing and configuring laptop hardware and components. This course can be used as part of the preparation for the 220-1001: CompTIA A+ (Core 1) certification exam.
Laptops Features and Mobile Device Types
Explore various laptop features, such as special function keys, docking stations, and removable screens. In addition, this course covers mobile device types such as tablets and wearable technology.
Accessories and Mobile Device Synchronization
Mobile devices have flooded the market. Discover the various mobile connection types available, as well as best practices for synchronizing data.
Mobile Device Network Connectivity and Application Support
Examine mobile device network connectivity options such as wireless, cellular, and Bluetooth, as well as application support for commercial e-mail and VPN.
TCP and UDP ports
Explore common TCP and UDP ports, protocols, and their purpose.
Explore networking fundamentals, including TCP and UDP, and common networking hardware devices.
Configuring a Wired/Wireless Network
Depending on environment requirements, a wired or wireless solution may work best. Explore how to install and configure each solution and examine IP address, NIC, and IoT configuration.
Wireless Networking Protocols
Wireless networks are much more versatile than wired networks if you’re in an environment where running wires might be difficult. Explore the most efficient wireless networking protocols to use given a scenario.
Explore the various services that servers can provide to ease administration and service clients.
Implementing Network Concepts
IP addresses are numbers assigned to network-equipped devices that are part of a TCP/IP-based network. Explore the basics of IP addressing and networking concepts like DNS, DHCP, and NAT.
There are numerous methods available to connect devices and businesses together using networking technologies and the Internet. Explore common network and Internet connection types.
Explore the numerous networking tools available to help identify, diagnose, and resolve problems and issues occurring on a computer network.
Basic Cable Types
CompTIA A+ 220-1001: Basic Cable Types.
Computers require several different connectors and converters. Explore the most common connector types such as RJ-45, USB, and Lightning.
Random Access Memory
Explore the differences between the many available types of RAM so you are able to choose the right one for your needs.
Every computer requires a storage device. Explore the different storage options and how they work and discover various types of storage solutions for your computer.
Working with Motherboards, CPUs, & Add-On Cards
Discover the basics of CPUs, motherboards, and add-on cards, as well as the various factors that need to be considered to install and configure them in your computer.
Working with Peripheral Devices
This course covers peripheral devices. Also included is information on the various types’ hardware that can be connected to your computer. Features and functions of each of the types of hardware are also covered.
This course covers computer power system basics, including amps, volts, power sizing, and power supply options.
Explore common configuration tasks for laptops and desktop computers such as installing thin or thick clients, configuring touchpads and touchscreens, app installation, and wireless settings.
Custom PC configuration
This course examines the different requirements and options available for various types of computers, including workstations, home theater systems, and high-end gaming computers.
There are numerous small office/home office (SOHO) multifunction devices available on the market. Explore these devices, including the different settings and configuration methods.
Explore all types of printers such as laser printers, inkjet printers, thermal printers, impact printers, virtual printers, 3D printers, and also print drivers, and connection options that can be used when installing a new printer.
Explore cloud computing concepts such as cloud model types, resource sharing, measure service, and virtual desktops.
Explore the basics of virtualization, including how it allows for the creation of virtual resources such as operating systems, servers, and storage solutions.
Examine the six step troubleshooting methodology used to resolve problems with computer systems.
Computer peripherals and mobile devices have similar troubleshooting workflows. Knowing how these devices should work and identifying common problems is part of maintenance and important when preparing for exam 220-1001.
Printers have a lot of moving parts. Explore basic troubleshooting for printers, including common issues that typically arise and how to solve them, in preparation for the 220-1001 exam.