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CompTIA A+ Core 1 and Core 2

- Learnfast is a CompTIA Learning Partner. This is an authorised CompTIA course, a preparation course for the CompTIA A+ Core 1 (220-1001) and Core 2 (220-1002) exams.

Welcome to the CompTIA A+ Core 1 and Core 2 course.


This five-day course have been developed by CompTIA with input from instructors across the world. Rigorously evaluated by third-party subject matter experts to validate adequate coverage of both the Core 1 and Core 2 exam objectives in an integrated approach, the Official CompTIA A+ Core 1 & Core 2 course teach the essential skills and information needed to troubleshoot, problem solve and help learners understand issues ranging from networking and operating systems, to mobile devices and security, preparing candidates to take the CompTIA A+ Core 1 and Core 2 Exam.


Job Roles: Technical Support Specialist, Field Service Technician, IT Support Technician, IT Support Administrator, Service Desk Analyst, Data Support Technician, End User Computing Technician, Help Desk Technician, System Support Specialist, Desktop Support Administrator.



Features & Benefits

  • The only credential with performance-based items to prove pros can think on their feet to perform critical IT support tasks in the moment.
  • Trusted by employers around the world to identify the go-to person in endpoint management & technical support roles.
  • Regularly re-invented by IT experts to ensure that it validates core skills and abilities demanded in the workplace
  • Students have access to the software environment for 180 days after a CompTIA Labs access key is redeemed, providing a post-class resource for students to practice their skills.
  • Learners will gain confidence to take certification exams.
  • An additional fee is payable for exam vouchers.
  • Take full advantage of our new Hybrid Learning by attending on campus or virtually. Have all your classes ready to be downloaded and watched, anytime, anywhere. (Read More) 


  • Attendees will learn practical skills which can be applied in the work environment.

Outcomes & Objectives

Upon completion of this course, learners will have acquired these skills

  • Identifying, using, and connecting hardware components and devices
  • Install and support Windows OS including command line & client support. Understand Mac OS, Linux and mobile OS
  • Troubleshoot PC and mobile device issues including application security support
  • Explain types of networks and connections including TCP/IP, WIFI and SOHO
  • Troubleshoot device and network issues
  • Identify and protect against security vulnerabilities for devices and their network connections
  • Install & configure laptops and other mobile devices
  • Compare & contrast cloud computing concepts &set up client-side virtualization
  • Follow best practices for safety, environmental impacts, and communication and professionalism
  • Pricing & Payment Options

  • Duration

    In Class/Virtual Class, Hybrid Learning (Learn More)
    • 5 Days (08:30 – 16:00) Classes are  presented via our Hybrid Learning allowing  learners the flexibility to attend on campus or in the comfort of their home or workplace.

  • Course Prerequisites

    CompTIA IT Fundamentals course or have some basic experience using a PC, Windows, and browsing the web. Specifically, we recommend that you have the following skills and knowledge before starting this course:

    • Recognize the main components of a PC as well as storage media such as USB drives and DVD.
    • Start the computer and navigate the operating system desktop.
    • Use Windows Explorer to create directories and subdirectories and manage files.
    • Use a web browser to view websites.
  • CPD Credits


Our Delivery Methods

Our innovative "myWay” learning methodology is built around the students individual learning requirement, allowing each student to learn in a style that is most suitable for their skills set, knowledge and schedule.

Instructor-Led Classes

Reach your full potential through our “myWay Instructor-Led” classes combined with interactive lessons, supporting video content, practical assignments and in field experience, done during the traditional 08:00 – 16:00 working day.

Online Mentored Learning

Do a course at your pace via our “myWay Online Mentored Learning”, combining self-study with supported interactive online video lectures, an online course mentor, extra resources, questionnaires and more, all supported via out Online Student Portal.

Our Hybrid Delivery Methods

Our Hybrid Delivery Methods

myWay Hybrid Learning is a technology mediated delivery method that extends the benefit of flexibility and technology to all students. Each Hybrid delivery method is described in the section below.


Have all your classes ready to be downloaded and watched, anytime, anywhere.


Never miss a classs because of health, traffic, or transport issues.


A personalized class schedule, attend class on campus, virtually or both.


In Class or Virtual Class Based Learning

A technology mediated delivery method allowing campus based class or virtual class attendance, or a combination of both. Classes can be in the form of lecture based or mentored based.


Mentored Online Learning

A technology mediated, self paced online delivery method with personal mentorship.

What you get

On completion the learner will earn:

  • Certificate of Completion from Learnfast
  • CompTIA Internationally Recognized Certificate upon successful pass of the two required certification exams.

Note: All certificates are electronically issued.

Important Notes

  • Learners to arrive at the training venue from 08:00 in preparation for 08:30 starting time 
  • Bookings are only confirmed upon receipt of the proof of payment or an official company purchase order. 
  • For full day, on campus courses, Learnfast will supply you with a computer to use for training (if applicable),& tea/coffee and a full lunch. Catering is not included for On-Site training and laptops are available for hire at an additional cost if required. 
  • Cancellation or rescheduling requests must be in writing and reach us via email at least 5-10 working days prior to the course commencement date. Full course fees will be retained for no shows. 
  • Virtual learners are required to have a stable internet connection & a working headset available for sound purposes.  
  • Learners who use their own laptops are fully responsible to ensure that administration rights, software installations, etc. are working sufficiently prior to training. 
  • Learnfast reserves the right to cancel or postpone dates if we require to do so and undertake to inform clients in writing and telephonically of these changes. 
  • Learnfast is not responsible for costs associated with cancellation of classes such as flight and accommodation for clients. 

Module 1: Supporting Operating Systems

Module 2: Installing and Configuring PC Components

Module 3: Installing, Configuring and Troubleshooting Display and Multimedia Devices

Module 4: Installing, Configuring and Troubleshooting Storage Devices

Module 5: Installing, Configuring and Troubleshooting Internal System Components

Module 6: Installing, Configuring and Maintaining Operating Systems

Module 7: Maintaining and Troubleshooting Microsoft Windows

Module 8: Network Infrastructure Concepts

Module 9: Configuring and Troubleshooting Networks

Module 10: Managing Users, Workstations and Shared Resources

Module 11: Implementing Client Virtualization and Cloud Computing

Module 12: Security Concepts

Module 13: Securing Workstations and Data

Module 14: Troubleshooting Workstation Security Issues

Module 15: Supporting and Troubleshooting Laptops

Module 16: Supporting and Troubleshooting Mobile Devices

Module 17: Installing, Configuring and Troubleshooting Print Devices

Module 18: Implementing Operational Procedures

    No dates have been specified for this course.
    Please contact The CAD Corporation for more information and dates on this course.

By completing the below online booking, a booking confirmation will be sent out and an invoice will be generated. A place will be reserved on this course and you are expected to attend. If you require a quote first please contact Learnfast offices and speak to a sales consultant.

CompTIA A+ Core 1 and Core 2

  1. By booking for this course, an invoice will be generated and you will be liable for the payment of this invoice. If you require a quote, please contact The CAD Corporation Offices.
  2. After the generation of the invoice a training confirmation will be emailed using the details provided above.
  3. The CAD Corporation retains the rights to change this calendar without any notification.
  4. Tea/coffee and a light lunch will be provided.
  5. All university students will receive a 10% discount for cash payments.
  6. The minimum notice of cancellation is 5 (five) working days prior to the course commencement date. If you fail to do so the full amount is payable.
  7. Students are to be at the training venue by 08h00 in preparation for a 08h30 start time.

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