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CompTIA A+ 900 Series: What’s New?

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The Introduction to the 900 series:

CompTIA has recently introduced CompTIA A+ series (220-901 & 220-902). This brand new series is meant for the professionals focused on IT technical support and operations. CompTIA A+ is a powerful credential that helps IT professionals worldwide ignite their IT career. If you are new to the IT industry, this will help you put your best foot forward. And if you are already an IT professional, the CompTIA A+ certification validates your skills. Netcom Learning offers Certification to this 900 series with our expert instructors.

The Core & Credentials of the A+ 900 series:

You need to appear & pass CompTIA A+ 220-901 and 220-902 exams. This series include:

  • Operating Systems: Working with operating systems from Android and iOS to Windows and Linux.
  • Security: Supporting secured access to data by authentication, access control and encryption for an organization.
  • Troubleshooting: Diagnosing/resolving hardware and software issues across a variety of devices.
  • Networking: Applying core concepts, subnet mask to set up and support networks.
  • IT Operations: Cloud computing basics, desktop imaging and support IT infrastructures.
  • Technical Support: Application of customer service principles to resolve IT issues.


900 series – An Upper Edge over 800 series:

The CompTIA A+ 220-801 & CompTIA A+ 220-802 will retire on 30-Jun-2016.

The A+ 900 series (220-901 and 220-902) has some additional and advanced features over CompTIA A+ 800 series (220-801 and 220-802) which include:

  • Expansion of mobile device coverage
  • Greater emphasis on the ability to troubleshoot
  • More variety of operating systems
  • Enhanced cyber security
  • Cloud computing foundations
  • A different emphasis on hardware
  • More emphasis on hands-on skills


Benefit of Taking This Training at NetCom Learning

NetCom Learning is an innovative leader in IT, business and executive training to companies, individuals, and government agencies, dedicated to promoting the values of lifelong learning. NetCom Learning has trained over 80% of the Fortune 100 and helped advanced the skills of more than 71,000 professionals. NetCom Learning’s efforts at offering a customer-driven culture have resulted in building a trust factor that includes high instructor evaluations getting an 8.6 out of the 9 average.

Our quality customized learning solutions have earned us the respect of the Learning industry, being named Microsoft’s Worldwide Training Partner of the Year, Inc’s 500|5000 fastest growing company and a Top 20 IT Training Company TrainingIndustry.com.

NetCom Learning is a CompTIA Platinum Partner, Microsoft Gold Certified Partner for Learning Solutions (CPLS), Cisco Learning Partner, EC-Council Accredited Training Center, Adobe Authorized Training Center, Autodesk Authorized Training Center and many others. We are proud to offer the highest quality, authorized training solutions from our many partners for our customers.

Don’t miss out! Enroll for the A+ 900 Series with NetCom Learning!