CompTIA A+ Certification
The CompTIA A+ certification is the starting point for a career in IT. This training teaches students about areas such as installation, preventative maintenance, networking, security, troubleshooting, as well as the customer service and communication skills needed to work with clients. The exams cover maintenance of PCs, mobile devices, laptops, operating systems and printers.
Earning an A+ certification qualifies you for a position of Technical support specialist, Field service technician and IT support technician.
CompTIA N+ Certification
The CompTIA Network+ certification is the sign of a qualified networking professional. The exam covers network technologies, installation and configuration, media and topologies, management, and security. Candidate job roles include network administrator, network technician, network installer, help desk technician and IT cable installer.