Method of Delivery
Hybrid or blended
Instructional Program (CIP)
CompTIA A+ Core 2 instructor-led course, Computer Software Technician, provides the basic knowledge needed to install, configure, and support computer operating systems and software. This includes:
Installing, configuring and maintaining operating systems and software for end users
Understanding the basics of Windows network connections and resource sharing
Properly and safely diagnosing, resolving, and documenting common software issues
Understanding and applying basic cybersecurity principles
Performing IT operations and incident response procedures
Providing appropriate customer support
This course maps to the CompTIA A+ 220-1002 certification exam. Objective coverage is marked throughout the course.
This course assumes that you have basic computer knowledge.
To ensure your success in this course, you should have experience with basic computer user skills, be able to complete tasks in a Microsoft® Windows® environment, be able to search for, browse, and access information on the Internet, and have basic knowledge of computing concepts. You can obtain this level of skills and knowledge by taking the following official CompTIA courses:
What you’ll learn
The Official CompTIA A+ Core 2 Student Guide (220-1102) have been developed by CompTIA for the CompTIA A+ Core 2 candidate. Rigorously evaluated to validate coverage of the CompTIA A+ Core 2 (220-1102) exam objectives, The Official CompTIA A+ Core 2 Student Guide teach the knowledge and skills to install and configure end-user devices and software, connect devices to networks, perform basic cybersecurity mitigations, troubleshoot common problems to diagnose and resolve issues, and demonstrate basic knowledge of scripting, the cloud, and virtualization, and prepare candidates to take the CompTIA A+ Core 2 certification exam.
- Lesson 1: Configuring Windows
- Lesson 2: Managing Windows
- Lesson 3: Identifying OS Types and Features
- Lesson 4: Supporting Windows
- Lesson 5: Managing Windows Networking
- Lesson 6: Managing Linux and macOS
- Lesson 7: Configuring SOHO Network Security
- Lesson 8: Managing Security Settings
- Lesson 9: Supporting Mobile Software
- Lesson 10: Using Support and Scripting Tools
- Lesson 11: Implementing Operational Procedures
Program Length (Weeks)
WIOA Approved Program
Curriculum Competency Based
CompTIA A+ Core 2 (220-1002)
343 Gorham Rd South Portland, ME
4 - Coastal Counties Local Area 4
Type of Attainment:
Name of Credential
CompTIA A+ Core 2 (220-1002)
Type of financial aid offered or have access to
Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?
Yes - CompTIA
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?
$250.00 Courseware and Labs
$232.00 Exam Cost Prep Exam available $ 129.00
$2,495.00 5 Day, CompTIA A+ Core 2 (220-1002) Course Cost
Total In-State Program Cost