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NYBI's A+ Training Program prepares individuals for work as PC technicians where they service, upgrade, install, assemble and maintain computers and peripheral equipment. Students practice techniques to assemble computers, analyze and repair malfunctions, and gain "hands-on" experience.
To become A+ certified, you have to pass two exams: 220-901 and 220-902 offered by CompTIA (Computer Technology Industry Association).
NYBI's A+ Training Program follows the specific objectives set by CompTIA for A+ Certification.
- More than 1 PC for each student.
- Hands-on Training including extensive lab exercises.
- Using CompTIA Approved Quality Content (CAQC).
- 600+ sample questions and answers that simulate real exams.
|Session 1||Session 2|
Personal Computer Components
Motherboard, Buses, CPUs, Memories, and BIOS/CMOS
Lab 1: Computer Assembly/Disassembly
Storage Devices, Ports & Interfaces and computer Configuration|
Lab 2: Installing, configuring, and troubleshooting a new hard drive
|Session 3||Session 4|
Upgrading / Repairing and Portable Computers
Lab 3: Installing, Configuring, and troubleshooting printers, video and audio
Lab 4: Network configuration, Internet connectivity, and computer hardware troubleshooting
|Session 5||Session 6|
Operating System Fundamentals
Lab 5: Using the Control Panel, configuring the Windows Interface, and using DOS commands
Windows 7 and Windows 8
Lab 6: Installing Windows 7, using a Startup Disk and the Startup Menu
|Session 7||Session 8|
Managing and Maintaining the Windows Operating System
Lab 7: Using Windows system tools, data backup, optimizing performance
Security, Safety, Environmental Issues and Communication & Professionalism|
Lab 8: Troubleshooting using resources on the Web. Restoring the Registry
|Total: 4 weeks, 30 hours|
Certification ExamsThis course prepares students for the following exams:
High School Diploma/ GED, and the entrance test or 2 months work experience.
Upon completion of the course, students will be qualified to be an IT technician, Enterprise technician, PC technician, desktop support technician, field technician or PC support specialist.