A+ Certification - Workforce Credential | Thomas Nelson Community College

A+ Certification - Workforce Credential

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Program Details
Industry Certification
Academic Division: 
Workforce Development

Get Ahead in IT. A+ is an industry certification sponsored by the Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA). This program provides you with solid information and hands-on practice needed to take the A+ hardware and operating system examinations.

Prepare for two exams:  220-901 Essentials & 220-902 Practical Applications exams. Must pass both exams to be A+ Certified. 

This 80-hour course uses the official CompTIA curriculum and is taught by experienced & certified professionals.  Successful completion of Windows I or Windows challenge exam is required before enrolling in course.  Required textbook and two exam vouchers are included. 


The CompTIA A+ Certification Exam is considered the industry standard in terms of measuring a technicians hardware and software knowledge. Those possessing the certification are more likely to receive higher salaries and 85% of these individuals choose to further their careers. By adding more certifications to your portfolio the career paths become even more valuable and diverse.

The possibilities for advancement are almost endless once you begin your career in the IT industry with the CompTIA A+ Certification. These are just a few of the fields you can be a part of:

  • Help Desk Technician 
  • PC Technician 
  • Field Service Technician 
  • Manufacturing 
  • Start your own computer repair business

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