CompTIA - A+ Certification

Duration

Duration:

Just 4 Days

Method

Method:

Classroom / Online / Hybrid

Next date

Next date:

29/7/2021 (Thursday)

Overview

CompTIA A+, A+ certification

Achieve your A+ certification in just four days – that’s 20% faster than traditional training. On this accelerated A+ course, you’ll study official CompTIA curriculum and sit A+ exams 220-1001 (Core 1) and 220-1002 (Core 2) onsite at the Firebrand Training Centre.

Developed by CompTIA, the A+ is a comprehensive vendor-neutral certification and an ideal starting point for your career in IT. If you’re already an IT professional, the CompTIA A+ certification will validate your existing skills.

On this accelerated A+ course, you’ll learn how to configure and support operating systems. You’ll also study the fundamentals of virtualisation, cloud computing, software troubleshooting and security.

Train at twice the speed on this official A+ course

Firebrand is an authorised CompTIA Platinum Partner. This means you’ll get access to experienced instructors and up-to-date course material, officially approved by CompTIA. During your accelerated course, you’ll also sit your CompTIA A+ exams.

Are you aiming to achieve the CompTIA A+ and Network+ certifications quickly? Get both certifications in just one week with Firebrand’s combined A+ and Network+ course.

Four reasons why you should sit your course with Firebrand Training

  1. You'll be trained and certified faster. Learn more on this 4-day accelerated course. You'll get at least 12 hours a day of quality learning time in a distraction-free environment
  2. Your course is all-inclusive. One simple price covers all course materials, exams, accommodation and meals – so you can focus on learning
  3. Pass first time or train again for free. Your expert instructor will deliver our unique accelerated learning methods, allowing you to learn faster and be in the best possible position to pass first time. In the unlikely event that you don't, it's covered by your Certification Guarantee
  4. Study with an award-winning training provider. We've won the Learning and Performance Institute's "Training Company of the Year" three times. Firebrand is your fastest way to learn, with 104.371 students saving more than one million hours since 2001

Benefits

FAQs

What’s on the CompTIA A+ exam?

CompTIA A+ 220-901 exam tests foundational knowledge of hardware, networking, mobile devices and troubleshooting.

The CompTIA A+ 220-902 exam covers installing, configuring and supporting operating systems – including Windows, iOS, Android, Apple OS X and Linux. This exam also tests knowledge of security, virtualisation fundamentals, cloud computing, operational procedures and software troubleshooting.

What does the CompTIA A+ exam cost?

The CompTIA A+ exams 220-901 and 220-902 cost £176 each. Exam vouchers for these exams are included in Firebrand’s accelerated A+ course and you will be able to sit these exams during your training.

Are there any example CompTIA A+ exam questions?

Yes – Firebrand provides free CompTIA Network+ and CompTIA A+ exam questions. Access your free practice tests now.

Curriculum

You'll become an expert in the following modules:

  • Hardware
  • Networking
  • Mobile Devices
  • Hardware and Network Troubleshooting
  • Windows Operating Systems
  • Other Operating Systems and Technologies
  • Security
  • Software Troubleshooting
  • Operational Procedures

Exam Track

At the end of the accelerated course, you'll sit the following exams at the Firebrand Training centre, covered by your Certification Guarantee:

CompTIA A+ Exam 220-1001 (Core 1)

  • Number of questions: Maximum of 90 questions
  • Type of questions: Multiple choice and performance-based
  • Exam duration: 90 Minutes
  • Passing score: 675 (on a scale of 900)
  • Languages: English

CompTIA A+ Exam 220-1002 (Core 2)

  • Number of questions: Maximum of 90 questions
  • Type of questions: Multiple choice and performance-based
  • Exam duration: 90 Minutes
  • Passing score: 700 (on a scale of 900)
  • Languages: English

What's Included

In addition to official course material and onsite exams, you'll receive:

  • Professor Messer's CompTIA A+ Course Notes

Your accelerated course includes:

  • Accommodation *
  • Meals, unlimited snacks, beverages, tea and coffee *
  • On-site exams **
  • Exam vouchers **
  • Practice tests **
  • Certification Guarantee ***
  • Courseware
  • Up-to 12 hours of instructor-led training each day
  • 24-hour lab access
  • Digital courseware **
  • * For residential training only. Doesn't apply for online courses
  • ** Some exceptions apply. Please refer to the Exam Track or speak with our experts
  • *** Pass first time or train again free (just pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs)

Prerequisites

Before attending this accelerated course, you should have:

  • Experience building a computer
  • Experience setting up devices in Windows OS
  • Knowledge of home networks (ISP connection)
  • Familiarity with Windows desktop environments

Are you ready to get certified in record time?

We interview all applicants for the course on their technical background, degrees and certifications held, and general suitability. If you get through this screening process, it means you stand a great chance of passing.

Firebrand Training is an immersive training environment. You must be committed to the course. The above prerequisites are guidelines, but many students with less experience have other background or traits that have enabled their success in accelerated training through Firebrand Training.

If you have any doubts as to whether you meet the pre-requisites please call 21 96 61 82 and speak to one of our enrolment consultants, who can help you with a training plan.

Reviews

We've currently trained 104.371 students in 12 years. We asked them all to review our Accelerated Learning. Currently,
96,67% have said Firebrand exceeded their expectations:

"Interaction with firebrand as a BT Apprentice was good. Very well informed and constant reminders help to make sure you don''t fall behind and making sure you know what you need to do."
Joshua Wallace, BT. (4/2/2021 (Thursday) to 7/2/2021 (Sunday))

"I have recently completed the CompTIA A+ course Firebrand are offering to apperentices, this course was really helpful with expanding my knowledge. I would highly recommend this course to anyone who is going for to take the CompTIA A+ exam as it is instuctor led and the instructors can answer any question you may have and give you exam tips that i personally found very helpful when preparing for the exam."
James Blower, BT PLC. (4/2/2021 (Thursday) to 7/2/2021 (Sunday))

"Firebrand go out of their way to provide all the necessary information you need to pass your course."
R.B., BT. (4/2/2021 (Thursday) to 7/2/2021 (Sunday))

"Provided me with a greater understanding of A+ material. Instructor kept it inclusive and easy to follow."
F.C., BT. (4/2/2021 (Thursday) to 7/2/2021 (Sunday))

"Enjoyed learning. Felt I learnt a lot from doing the training feeling more confident now."
H.T., BT. (4/2/2021 (Thursday) to 7/2/2021 (Sunday))

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