FREE CompTIA A+ (Gateway to IT) Course in Glasgow
The CompTIA A+ course provides necessary competencies for an entry-level IT professional with the equivalent knowledge of at least 12 months of hands-on The CompTIA A+ certificate is widely recognised and prepares the individual to enter the market as PC Technician. The CompTIA A+ certification is the industry standard for validating vendor-neutral skills expected for an entry-level computer technician and will open the door for an exciting career in computer technology.
This course is also known as Gateway to IT world.
The CompTIA A+ certification ensures that the successful candidate has the important knowledge and skills necessary (Exam 901) to cover the fundamentals of computer technology, installation and configuration of PCs, laptops and related hardware, and basic networking. Exam 902 covers the skills required to install and configure PC operating systems, as well as configuring common features (e.g. network connectivity and email) for mobile operating systems Android and Apple iOS.
- Building and Maintenance of PCs
- Mobile devices including Android and Apple iOS
- Operating Systems
- Networking and Security
- Hardware and Software Troubleshooting
- Operational Procedures, Professionalism and Safety in IT
- Introduction to the Personal Computer (PC)
- Safety Lab procedure
- Computer Assembly — Step by Step
- Basics of Preventive Maintenance and Troubleshooting
- Fundamental Operating Systems
- Fundamental Laptops and Portable Devices
- Fundamental Printers and Scanners
- Fundamental Networks
- Fundamental Security
- Communication Skills
- Advanced Personal Computers
- Advanced Operating Systems
- Advanced Laptops and Portable Devices
- Advanced Printers and Scanners
- Advanced Networks
- Advanced Security
While many of the essential skills are universal, there are additional skills required to support the needs of businesses. By offering alternative validation paths for specific job scenarios, CompTIA A+ gives individuals the ability to grow their careers in a certain area, and employers the flexibility to choose the validation that best fits their needs
This will be a 16 weeks training course and you will be provided hand on experience with options for classroom training, online training and blended learning.
This is fully SAAS part-time funded course. No qualification or experience needed to start. Stand out for the top jobs and take your life to the next level.
Days per week: 1
No of weeks:16
Class timings:1:30pm to 5:00pm
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To study this course free, ITPT requires all interested students to complete SAAS PTFG application and ITPT course registration form. Please contact us to book your appointment to enrol you in the course.
Note: This course is fully funded by SAAS part-time funding and only eligible students will be able to join this course for free, please see below for the eligibility. If you are not eligible to get the SAAS part-time funding please contact us to discuss other options.
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Phone: 0141 429 2922
IT Professional Training (ITPT)
50 Darnley Street, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom