COMPTIA A+ - ICT Mentors | Educartis

Nairobi
3 months
Course
On Campus

Benefits

Course Overview

This three month CompTIA A+ course is designed for preparing students to take their first step into a career as an entry-level information technology professional or computer service technician. Through theoretical and practical learning, this on-campus programme will build upon existing user-level knowledge with personal computer software and hardware to present the fundamental skills participants will need to use on the job such as installing, configuring, troubleshooting, repairing, and performing preventative maintenance on PCs, digital devices, and operating systems. 

For those who are looking to work in the IT sector, a CompTIA Certification will provide you with one of the best qualifications to show that you have the required knowledge and experience to be effective in this highly competitive field. Some of the benefits of this certification include a higher salary, greater job satisfaction, a larger base of career options, and the opportunity to be chosen for higher positions from the beginning. If you're looking to enter the IT field, this on-campus course will give you the confidence and skills you need to rise to the top in any industry of your choosing. 

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How This Course Will Benefit Your Career

At the end of the course, students will be able to: 

  • Improve their skills to troubleshoot and problem solve. 
  • Understand a wide variety of issues ranging from networking and operating systems, to mobile devices and security. 
  • Connect users to the data they need to do their jobs. 
  • Install and configure networking capabilities.
  • Support mobile digital devices.
Certification obtained

COMPTIA A+ Certificate 

What jobs will I qualify for?

This course will allow learners to gain a competitive edge in careers such as: 

  • IT Technician 
  • Computer Service Technician 
  • Network Administrator 
  • Security Consultant/Specialist 

When do I start?

Next available course

Admission Criteria

To be eligible for this course, students must have: 

  • Basic IT skills 

How do I apply?

To apply for this course, delegates must fill out the applicable registration form

Payment options

Students can pay for their fees through: 

  • Mpesa
  • Direct bank transfer
  • Cheque payment

Detailed course information

This course is taken on-campus and offered by ICT Mentors. The topics covered during the programme include: 

  • Hardware:Identifying, using, and connecting hardware components and devices
  • Windows Operating Systems: Install and support Windows OS including command line & client support
  • Software Troubleshooting: Troubleshoot PC and mobile device issues including application security support
  • Networking: Explain types of networks and connections including TCP/IP, WIFI and SOHO
  • Hardware and Network Troubleshooting: Troubleshoot device and network issues
  • Security: Identify and protect against security vulnerabilities for devices and their network connections
  • Mobile Devices: Install & configure laptops and other mobile device
  • Other OS and Technologies: Understand Mac OS, Linux and mobile OS
  • Operational Procedures: Follow best practices for safety, environmental impacts, and communication and professionalism 
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