CompTIA A+ Certification – Exam 220-1001 – Core 1

CompTIA A+ Certification – Exam 220-1001 – Core 1  


Saturdays November 21st and 28th: 9:30am-12:30pm


Mobile Devices

  • Install and configure laptop hardware and components
  • Install components within the display of a laptop
  • Use appropriate laptop features.
  • Connect and configure accessories and ports of other mobile devices.
  • Configure basic mobile device network connectivity and application support.
  • Perform mobile device synchronization



  • Explain basic cable types, features, and their purposes.
  • Common connector types.
  • Install RAM types.
  • Install and configure storage devices.
  • Install and configure
  • Motherboards, CPUs, and add-on cards.
  • Purposes and uses of various peripheral types
  • Power supply types
  • Select and configure appropriate components for a custom PC configuration
  • Configure SOHO multifunction devices/printers and settings
  • Install and maintain various print technologies
  • Install and configure common devices
  • Troubleshooting


Exam Review and Tips


CompTIA A+ Certification – Exam 220-1002 – Core 2


Saturdays December 19th and 26th: 9:30am-12:30pm



  • Compare and contrast TCP and UDP ports, protocols, and their purposes
  • Compare and contrast common networking hardware devices
  • install and configure a basic wired/wireless SOHO network
  • Compare and contrast wireless networking protocols
  • Properties and purposes of services provided by networked hosts
  • Common network configuration concepts
  • Compare and contrast Internet connection types, network types, and their features
  • Troubleshooting

Virtualization and Cloud Computing

  • Compare and contrast cloud computing concepts
  • Given a scenario, set up and configure client-side virtualization
  • Virtual machines
  • Operating systems
  • Advantages of virtualization and cloud computing

Exam Review and Tips

Instructor: Abbas Rizvi, SMC, SPOC, CompTIA A+