CompTIA A+ Core 1 (220-1101) Course

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CompTIA A+ Core 1 (220-1101) Course




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Course Overview

Are you looking to gain a new in-demand skill from the comfort of your home? Well, look no further; you’ve come to the right place!

Our easy-to-follow CompTIA A+ Core 1 (220-1101) Course will provide you with all the deep knowledge and insight you need to know about this topic. This comprehensive course has been broken down into several manageable modules, which we believe will assist you to easily grasp each concept – from the fundamental to the more advanced aspects of the course. 

Learn the most in-demand skills from the safety & comfort of your home. Enjoy the freedom to learn at your own comfortable pace and prepare yourself for the market of the future.

Learning Outcomes

Whether you are an aspiring professional or a complete beginner, this course will improve your expertise and boost your CV with key skills and an accredited certification attesting to your knowledge. 

Entry Requirement

    • This course is available to all learners of all academic backgrounds.
    • Learners should be aged 16 or over to undertake the qualification.
    • Some basic understanding of the English language and numeracy.  


After you have successfully completed the course, you will be able to obtain an Accredited Certificate of Achievement. You can, however also obtain a Course Completion Certificate following the course completion without sitting for the test. Certificates can be obtained either in hardcopy at the cost of £29 or in PDF format at the cost of £19.

    • PDF certificate’s turnaround time is 24 hours, and for the hardcopy certificate, it is 3-9 working days

Why choose us?

      • Affordable, engaging & high-quality e-learning study materials;
      • Tutorial videos/materials from the industry-leading experts;
      • Study in a user-friendly, advanced online learning platform;
      • Efficient exam systems for the assessment and instant result;
      • The UK & internationally recognised accredited qualification;
      • Access to course content on mobile, tablet or desktop from anywhere, anytime;
      • The benefit of career advancement opportunities;
      • 24/7 student support via email.

Career path

Develop Your Career Plan is a useful qualification to possess and would be beneficial for any related profession or industry. 

Course Curriculum

All About The CompTIA A+
What is the CompTIA A+? 00:02:00
Why Get CompTIA A+ Certified? 00:05:00
How to Take the A+ Exam 00:02:00
What’s on the CompTIA A+ Core 1 (220-1101) Exam? 00:04:00
How to Pass the CompTIA A+ Exams 00:02:00
How to Use this Video Course 00:02:00
Chapter 1: Safety And Professionalism
Tools of the Trade 00:06:00
Troubleshooting Theory 00:10:00
Chapter 2: The Visible Computer
Primary PC Components 00:05:00
Touring a PC 00:06:00
What Is a Computer? 00:07:00
Chapter 3: CPUs
What Is a CPU? 00:15:00
Modern CPUs 00:07:00
32-Bit vs. 64-Bit Computing 00:05:00
Choosing the Right CPU 00:04:00
CPU Generations and Architecture 00:06:00
CPU Cooling 00:12:00
Installing and Troubleshooting a CPU 00:07:00
Chapter 4: RAM
RAM Technology 00:10:00
RAM Capacity 00:08:00
RAM Features 00:07:00
Virtual Memory 00:06:00
Installing and Troubleshooting RAM 00:04:00
Chapter 5: Firmware
What Is BIOS? 00:06:00
POST 00:09:00
System Setup 00:09:00
Troubleshooting Firmware 00:12:00
Chapter 6: Motherboards
Form Factors 00:06:00
Chipsets 00:00:00
Choosing the Right Motherboard 00:04:00
Installing and Troubleshooting a Motherboard 00:08:00
Chapter 7: Power Supplies
The Power Supply 00:08:00
Choosing a Power Supply 00:07:00
Cooling Your System 00:04:00
Installing and Troubleshooting a PSU 00:08:00
Chapter 8: Mass Storage Technologies
Introduction to Mass Storage 00:12:00
Magnetic Disk Drives 00:09:00
Solid-State Drives (SSDs) 00:08:00
SCSI 00:03:00
Chapter 9: Implementing Mass Storage
RAID 00:11:00
Hardware RAID 00:07:00
Software RAID in Storage Spaces 00:09:00
Encrypting Mass Storage 00:09:00
Mass Storage Troubleshooting 00:08:00
Chapter 10: Essential Peripherals
USB Standards 00:10:00
Understanding USB 00:11:00
Configuring USB 00:07:00
Thunder and Lightning 00:05:00
Optical Media 00:10:00
Readers and Scanners 00:07:00
Common Peripherals 00:07:00
Webcams and Videoconferencing 00:03:00
Webcams and Videoconferencing 00:03:00
Chapter 11: Display Technologies
Monitor Technologies 00:08:00
LCD Breakdown 00:04:00
Graphics Cards and Connections 00:13:00
Resolutions and Aspect Ratios 00:06:00
Installing a Graphics Card 00:07:00
Multiple Monitors 00:05:00
Projectors 00:05:00
Troubleshooting Display Technologies 00:05:00
Chapter 12: Essentials Of Networking
Introduction to Networking 00:08:00
Hubs vs. Switches 00:04:00
Hexadecimal 00:07:00
WANs and Routers 00:09:00
Cables and Connectors 00:11:00
Crimping Cables 00:10:00
Structured Cabling 00:12:00
Network Card Troubleshooting 00:09:00
Chapter 13: Local Area Networking
Introduction to TCP/IP 00:14:00
Dynamic IP Addressing 00:10:00
IPv6 00:07:00
Port Numbers 00:12:00
TCP, UDP, and ICMP 00:06:00
Understanding DNS 00:11:00
Working with DNS 00:07:00
Routers 00:11:00
Basic Router Configuration 00:12:00
Virtual LANs (VLANs) 00:08:00
Network Troubleshooting 00:05:00
Chapter 14: Wireless Networking
Wireless Network Hardware 00:10:00
Wi-Fi Standards 00:09:00
It’s a Huge Mesh 00:04:00
Enterprise Wireless 00:16:00
Beyond Wi-Fi 00:07:00
Troubleshooting Wireless Connections 00:07:00
Chapter 15: The Internet
Beyond the LAN 00:03:00
Internet Tiers 00:06:00
Broadband Connections 00:11:00
Firewalls and Servers 00:06:00
E-Mail 00:08:00
Proxy Servers 00:06:00
Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) 00:08:00
Internet of Things (IoT) 00:04:00
Troubleshooting Internet Connections 00:07:00
Chapter 16: Virtualization
Understanding Virtualization 00:10:00
Your First Virtual Machine 00:11:00
Advanced Virtualization Setup 00:12:00
Cloud Computing 00:08:00
Cloud Ownership 00:02:00
Cloud-Based Applications 00:06:00
Chapter 17: Portable Computing
Laptop Features 00:08:00
Laptop Hardware Troubleshooting – The Tools 00:05:00
Laptop Hardware – Core Hardware 00:04:00
Laptop Hardware – CPU and Motherboard 00:07:00
Touring Your Laptop Display 00:04:00
Chapter 18: Mobile Devices
What Is a Mobile Device? 00:09:00
Mobile Connections 00:10:00
Touring Android 00:10:00
Chapter 19: Maintaining And Securing Mobile Devices
Maintaining Mobile Devices 00:11:00
Mobile Devices and E-mail 00:09:00
Mobile Synchronization 00:07:00
Mobile Device Security 00:08:00
Mobile Security Troubleshooting 00:06:00
Mobile Device Troubleshooting 00:09:00
Chapter 20: Printers And Multifunction Device
Laser Printers 00:12:00
Inkjet Printers 00:08:00
Impact Printers 00:04:00
Thermal Printers 00:03:00
Installing a Local Printer 00:14:00
Sharing Printers3 00:06:00
Installing Wireless and Cloud Printers 00:09:00
Troubleshooting Printers 00:10:00
3D Printing 00:06:00

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