CH01 - All-in-One CompTIA A+ Certification Exam Guide...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–6. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
All-in-One CompTIA A+ Certification Exam Guide (Exams 220-701 & 220-702) – Mike Meyers Seventh Edition Chapter 1 Introduction to Computer User Support
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
2 Chapter Objectives In this chapter, you will: • Explain the importance of gaining skill in managing and troubleshooting PCs • Explain the importance of CompTIA A+ certification • Describe how to become a CompTIA A+ Certified Technician
Background image of page 2
3 The Importance of Skills • IT people built the Internet • IT people maintain the computers • IT people help businesses succeed • Early PC users – Had to know their own machines – Had to fix their own machines • Present PC users – Fewer problems, but more complex issues
Background image of page 3

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
4 Importance of CompTIA A+ Cert • Early days, no universally recognized skillset • Vendor-specific certs were available but not helpful • CompTIA A+ allowed techs to start getting paid
Background image of page 4
What is CompTIA A+ Cert • Company based in Illinois • Nonprofit • 20,000+ members • In 102 different countries • Provides forums
Background image of page 5

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 6
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 04/05/2011 for the course CINT 213 taught by Professor Endris during the Spring '11 term at Ivy Tech Community College.

Page1 / 10

CH01 - All-in-One CompTIA A+ Certification Exam Guide...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 6. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online