GEER II Funding now available for
A+ PC Repair:
NOV 15–DEC 17: M–F 8:30 AM–3:30 PM
No Class: NOV 23–26
DEC 20: Study Skills Course 6–9 PM
A+ Certification Exam Week: JAN 3–9
JAN 10–28: M–F 8:30 AM–3:30 PM
No Class: JAN 17
Network+ Exam Review Sessions:
FEB 4, 7, 11 12–4 PM
Network+ Exam Week: FEB 14–20
FEB 21–MAR 1: M–F 8:30 AM–3:30 PM,
MAR 2: 8:30–11:30 AM
Security+ Exam Review Sessions:
MAR 10-11, 8 AM–5 PM
Security+ Exam Week: MAR 21–27
CompTIA A+ certification is the starting point for a career in IT.
A+ Certification is an industrywide, globally recognized credential for today’s PC Repair Technicians. It is a marketable certification that organizations seek when hiring PC Technicians to support and maintain PCs in a diverse network environment. Whether a student pursues A+ Certification for its own merit or as a starting point for other certifications, the courses offered at Harford Community College give a firm foundation of knowledge, ability, and skills in the field of maintenance and PC Repair.
CompTIA® A+ Certification upon passing the exam
No. of Classes Required:
Must be at least 18 years of age and have a high school diploma or GED
Courses in the CompTIA A+ Program
Fundamentals of PC Repair
PC Repair Level 1
PC Repair Level 2
What Can I Do When I Complete The Program?
In order to receive CompTIA A+ certification, you must pass two exams. CompTIA A+ 220-1001 covers PC hardware and peripherals, mobile device hardware, networking and troubleshooting hardware, and network connectivity issues. CompTIA A+ 220-1002 covers installing and configuring operating systems including Windows, iOS, Android, Apple OS X, and Linux. It also addresses security, the fundamentals of cloud computing, and operational procedures.
CompTIA A+ certification is the starting point for a career in IT. Students who complete the program may continue to earn Network+ and Security+ certifications, pursue a credit Cyber Defense certificate or an Information Assurance and Cybersecurity degree, or begin working as PC Repair Tech.