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A+

30 hours Training
$600 Special Price $499


05/15/17 - 06/12/17, 4 weeks
Mon. & Wed., 05:45 pm - 09:30 pm

06/06/17 - 06/29/17, 4 weeks
Tue. & Thu., 05:45 pm - 09:30 pm

06/24/17 - 07/22/17, 4 weeks
Saturday, 09:30 am - 05:30 pm

07/24/17 - 08/16/17, 4 weeks
Mon. & Wed., 05:45 pm - 09:30 pm

08/15/17 - 09/07/17, 4 weeks
Tue. & Thu., 05:45 pm - 09:30 pm

08/26/17 - 09/23/17, 4 weeks
Saturday, 09:30 am - 05:30 pm

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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.

NYBI's Advantages:

  • More than 1 PC for each student.
  • Hands-on Training including extensive lab exercises.
  • Using CompTIA Approved Quality Content (CAQC).
  • 600+ sample questions that simulate real exams.

Curriculum

  • How Computers Work
  • Dealing with Customers
  • Troubleshooting Methodology
  • Legacy Multifunction Ports
  • Standard Single-function Ports
  • Modern Multifunction Ports
  • Electronic Discharge Precautions and Procedures
  • Environmental Protection Guidelines
  • Motherboards
  • Power Supplies
  • Cases
  • CPU Technology
  • Installing CPUs
  • Troubleshooting CPUs
  • RAM Overview
  • Handling and Installing RAM
  • Troubleshooting RAM Errors
  • Boot Process and Post
  • System BIOS and CMOS Setup Utility
  • Hard Drive Technologies
  • Partitioning and Formatting
  • Protecting Data with RAID
  • Removable Media and External Drives
  • Printers and Output Devices
  • Input Devices and Adapter Cards
  • Laptop Computers
  • Smartphones and Tablets
  • Configuring and Securing Mobile Devices
  • Characteristics of the Operating System
  • Common Operating System Functions
  • Operating System Interfaces
  • Common Microsoft Windows Features
  • Essential Tech Utilities
  • Windows Structure
  • Booting Windows
  • Preparing for Installation or Upgrade
  • Installing and Upgrading Windows Vista, 7 and 8
  • Installing Windows into a Virtual Machine
  • Troubleshooting and Maintaining Windows
  • Optimizing Windows
  • Linux and Mac OS X
  • Networking Components for the PC
  • Types of Networks
  • Installing and Configuring a LAN
  • Internet
  • Security, Threats and Protection

Certification Exams

This course prepares students for the following exams:

Prerequisites

  • High School Diploma / GED

Occupational Objectives

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.