In this course for the CompTIA A+ 1001-1002 exam we start with a thorough understanding of the various components of a computer and how they work together is vital for passing the exam. we will explores these internal components– including BIOS, motherboards, CPUs, expansion cards, power supplies, peripheral devices, small office and home office networks (SOHO), and more–with the purpose of solidifying your PC hardware expertise.
Each LearnNowOnline training course is made up of Modules (typically an hour in length). Within each module there are Topics (typically 15-30 minutes each) and Subtopics (typically 2-5 minutes each). There is a Post Exam for each Module that must be passed with a score of 70% or higher to successfully and fully complete the course.
The course assumes that a student has a basic familiarity with computer operation.
Meet the expert
Patrick Loner has certifications for MCSA, MCSE, MCITP, A+, Network+, Security+, and more. He has been working as a Microsoft Certified Trainer, network administrator, and network consultant for over ten years. He has over a decade of experience working with and teaching about Windows networks with client and server operating systems. He has guided many students toward Microsoft and CompTIA certifications. Most recently, he has worked as a freelance trainer and network consultant specializing in Windows Server 2008 and Microsoft Exchange 2007 and Exchange 2010 implementations, design, and upgrades. Patrick continues to branch out now working with and training on Windows Server 2012, Windows 8, Exchange 2013, and System Center Configuration Manager 2012.
Time to complete
BIOS/UEFI Configurations (11:52)
Understanding CPUs (11:43)
Expansion Cards (07:53)
Power Supplies (07:09)
Building Custom PCs (17:08)
Peripheral Devices (21:35)
Multifunction SOHO Devices (13:54)