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A+ is a globally-recognized, training program that lays the foundation for a career in information technology. Primary learning objectives include identifying, using, and connecting hardware components and devices; installing and supporting Windows OS including command line & client support; distinguishing features of Mac OS, Linux and mobile OS; troubleshooting PC and mobile device issues including application security support; explaining types of networks and connections to include TCP/IP, WIFI and SOHO; troubleshooting network and device problems; protecting against security vulnerabilities for devices and their network connections; configuring laptops and other mobile devices; comparing and contrasting cloud-computing concepts and client-side virtualization; and leading best practices in information technology for safety, environmental impacts, and communication and professionalism. Upon successful completion of this course, students are eligible to sit for the A+ Core 1 and Core 2 credential exams offered by the Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA).

Note: Prospective students with limited computer experience should begin with computer fundamentals courses before enrolling in A+. The computer fundamentals course series is ICT Computing Essentials, followed by Introduction to Windows 10; both courses are offered online.

Class Details

27 Sessions
Weekly - Tue, Wed, Fri

PVCC Main Bldg.

Staff Instructor 

CEUs : 6.9



Please read:  I am enrolling in this class as part of the New Economy Workforce Credential Grant Program (WCG). As a condition to receiving a grant, I agree to the following terms and conditions as specified on this site: "" WCG Release Form.



Schedule Information

Skip dates: (No class on 03/07/2022, 03/08/2022, 03/09/2022, 03/10/2022, 03/11/2022)

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
3/15/2022 - 5/13/2022 Weekly - Tue, Wed, Fri 06:00 PM - 09:30 PM Charlottesvle, PVCC Main Bldg.  Map, Room: TBD Staff Instructor 

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