CompTia A+ 1001 (2020-21)

CompTIA A+ 1001

Week 1 – 16th Sept 2020 – Motherboards, Processors, and Memory

Session Powerpoint
Chipset Architecture
Memory and Processors
PC Configurations

Week 2 – 23rd Sept 2020 – Internal Expansion, Storage Devices, and Power Supplies

Session Powerpoint
Introduction to RAID by Adaptec
Another Introduction to RAID by Adaptec

Week 3 – 30th Sept 2020 – Peripherals and Connectors

Connectors
Peripherals
This video is really informative and worth watching (but note the warning at the beginning about epilepsy)

Week 4 – 7th Oct 2020 – Custom PC Configurations

Customised Client Environments

Week 5 – 14th Oct 2020 – Installing and Configuring Printers

Installing and Configuring Printers
InkJet steps
The EP process – Print this out and remember the contents for the exam.

Week 6 – 21st Oct 2020 – Networking Fundamentals

Networking Fundamentals
Cables and Connectors
Need to know

Week 7 – 4th Nov 2020 – Introduction to TCP/IP

TCPDUMP article – magazine article showing OSI 7 layer packet encapsulation
Introduction to TCP/IP
Very useful IPv4 Sunbnet sheet

Week 8 – 11th Nov 2020 – Installing Wireless and SOHO networks

Installing Wireless and SOHO Networks

Week 9 – 18th Nov 2020 – Network Services, Virtualization, and Cloud Computing

Network Services
DHCP DORA
Cloud Computing and Virtualisation

Week 10 – 25th Nov 2020 – Understanding Laptops

Understanding Laptops

Week 11 – 2nd Dec 2020 – Understanding Mobile Devices

Understanding Mobile Devices
Useful video on GPS works (Warning – contains some maths!)

Week 12 – 9th Dec 2020 – Mobile Device Connectivity and Synchronization

Mobile Device Connectivity and Synchronization Session Slides

Week 13 – 16th Dec 2020- Troubleshooting Methodology and Resolving Core Hardware Problems

Network Services, Virtualisation, and Cloud Computing Test
Understanding Laptops Test
Understanding Mobile Devices Test
Mobile Device Connectivity and Synchronisation

Week 14 – 6th Jan 2021 – Hardware and Network Troubleshooting

Before Session Test
After Session Test

Week 15 – 13th Jan 2021 – COMPTIA A+ Exam

Class Tests

Wk1 – Motherboards, Processors, and Memory
Wk2 – Internal Expansion, Storage Devices, and Power Supplies
Wk3 – Peripherals and Connectors
Wk4 – Custom PC Configurations
Wk5 – Installing and Configuring Printers
Wk6 – Networking Fundamentals
Wk7 – Introduction to TCP/IP
Wk8 – Installing Wireless and SOHO networks
Wk9 – Network Services, Virtualisation, and Cloud Computing
Wk10 – Understanding Laptops
Wk11 – Understanding Mobile Devices
Wk12 – Mobile Device Connectivity and Synchronisation
Wk13 – Troubleshooting Methodology and Resolving Core Hardware Problems
Wk14 – Hardware and Networking Troubleshooting

220-1001 Sample Exam

Exam Compass 220-1001 practice tests