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How to get A+ certified

Originally posted on courses.certification.comptia.org/a-on-ramp

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Register today for CompTIA A+ On-Ramp, our online course designed to simplify the certification process.  CompTIA A+ On-Ramp includes three classes (only 10 to 14 minutes each). Each class is recorded and available online, anytime, on your computer or mobile device. Watch them at your convenience.

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  • Three 10 to 14 minute videos 
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Once you complete the course, you’ll have the knowledge and tools necessary to train for the CompTIA A+ certification. Upon course completion, download your Badge of Completion.

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Class 1: How To Get CompTIA A+ Certified: From traditional classroom training to e-learning and self-study, there are plenty of options when it comes to training for A+. We’ll break down each option and help you decide which is right for you.

Instructor: Jean Andrews, Ph.D. and CompTIA A+ certified

Jean Andrews has more than 30 years of experience in the computer industry, including more than 13 years as a college educator.  She has also written numerous books including the best-selling A+ Guide to IT Technical Support.

Class 2: 8 Skills You’ll Master When You Earn Your CompTIA A+ CertificationA+ is a powerful credential that helps IT professionals start their careers. We’ll breakdown eight important skills you’ll learn while training for your A+ certification.

 Instructor: Stephen Schneiter, CompTIA A+ certified


 Stephen Schneiter serves as the instructor development manager for CompTIA’s Instructor Network. Schneiter also conducts training sessions, in person and online, for educators and administrators in the U.S. and internationally.

Class 3: I’m Certified! What's Next? Wondering what it’s like to take the CompTIA A+ exam? Or wondering what to do once you earn your certification? We’ll share tips and tricks to help you get the most out of your A+ certification.

Instructor: Logan Murphy, one-millionth CompTIA A+ certified IT professional


Logan Murphy is an IT consultant. He turned his lifelong passion for computers into a career. After getting started on an IT help desk, he began pursuing certifications to build his career in technology.   He started with A+ as his first step.

Please note: CompTIA A+ On-Ramp is intended to give users the knowledge necessary to pursue the CompTIA A+ certification.  Users cannot earn the A+ certification through the CompTIA On-Ramp program.  The only way to earn the CompTIA A+ certification is by passing the CompTIA A+ exams 220-901 & 220- 902.

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