CompTIA A+ Certification Course Information
CompTIA's A+ for 2012 requires you to pass two exams: 220-801 and 220-802, in order to become certified. The previous version of the certification, (Exams 220-701 and 220-702), will be
available through Aug. 31, 2013. The 901 Series will be released Beginning of March 2016
Since 1982 CompTIA has supported and led the global IT industry through educational programs, market research, networking events, professional certifications, and political advocacy.
CompTIA is member driven and is led by an elected board of industry
professionals. All proceeds are directly reinvested in programs and initiatives that benefit our valued members and the industry as a whole. CompTIA also gives back to the industry through the CompTIA
Educational Foundation, which provides education and training to individuals under-represented in the IT industry, such as at-risk youth, dislocated workers, disabled workers, and veterans transitioning out of
CompTIA is known worldwide as the leading provider of vendor-neutral IT certifications. CompTIA certifications identify IT professionals who prove
their aptitude in various fields, such as security, network administration, computer repair, and server administration.
CompTIA has a global reach, serving members from offices in Australia, Canada, China, Germany, India, Japan, South Africa, South Korea, the United Kingdom, and the United States
What is a CompTIA Certification?
CompTIA certifications are known throughout the IT community as one of the best ways to break into the information technology field and build a solid career.
CompTIA certifications are credentials achieved through a testing process, to validate knowledge within a specific IT support function. All CompTIA exams are developed by subject matter experts,
and the certifications are recognized throughout the industry as the standard for proving foundation-level skill sets.
Certified professionals report that they have more confidence on the job, see an improvement in the quality of their work and have a higher demand for their services. Employers feel the same way. In fact
, 74 percent of IT managers say a CompTIA certification is an important factor in considering an employee for a promotion.
Are you ready to advance your career with a CompTIA certification?
In order to begin the certification process, you must decide which certification is right for your job role or career goals. CompTIA's TechCareer Compass (TCC) is a great resource to guide you through the
right certifications for your career path.