A+ Certification

Male student in blue and white checkered shirt connecting a cable in a computer tower in a PC Service Technician course
Receive your A+ Certification and get your new career as a PC Service Technician underway

Get the Skills to Be a PC Service Technician in 3 Months

If you are getting ready for a career as an entry-level information technology (IT) professional or personal computer (PC) service technician, the CompTIA® A+® Certification course is the first step.

Technology shows no signs of slowing down, and it’s more important than ever for businesses to have qualified technical support professionals on staff. That makes now an exciting time to launch a career as a PC Support Technician!

Become an A+ Certified PC Support Professional

The A+ Certification Training from ABCO Technology Computer Training Center provides the hands-on training, practical experience, and personalized support you need to pursue A+ Certification and a rewarding career in IT, all in as little as 10 weeks.

In this course, you will acquire the essential skills and information needed to install, upgrade, repair, configure, troubleshoot, optimize, and perform preventative maintenance on basic personal computer hardware and operating systems.

This program provides the skills and knowledge required to be a successful A+ Technician, including:

  • Computer System Components
  • Storage Devices
  • Operating System Fundamentals
  • Windows Operating System & Security Settings
  • Basic Maintenance Tools & Techniques
  • Installing & Configuring Multimedia Devices
  • Managing System Components
  • Motherboards
  • Installing & Configuring Storage Devices
  • Installing & Configuring Operating Systems
  • Customized Client Environments
  • Networking Technologies
  • Installing, Configuring, & Maintaining SOHO Networks
  • Supporting Laptops
  • Mobile Computing
  • Supporting Printers
  • Security
  • Troubleshooting Hardware Components
    And More!

Plus, you’ll receive practical career guidance and training to prepare you for a smooth transition from student to professional.

As a graduate of this program, you will be prepared to take the CompTIA A+ certification examinations, 2012 objectives (exam numbers 220-801, 220-802), in order to become a CompTIA A+ Certified Professional.

Why CompTIA A+ Certification?

When you earn international, vendor-neutral certification like CompTIA A+, it proves to employers that you’re skilled in areas such as installation, preventative maintenance, networking, security, and troubleshooting.  A+ certification validates the foundation-level knowledge and skills necessary for a career in PC support.

This certification is the starting point for a career.

Career Opportunities

Successful graduates of this program are prepared for a variety of interesting positions, including:

  • Enterprise Technician
  • Field Service Technician
  • PC or IT Support Technician
  • Entry-Level IT Administrator
  • IT Support Specialist
  • Hardware Technician
  • Computer Operator

In addition, A+ Certification is part of the certification track for corporations such as Microsoft, HP and Cisco. Other technology companies, including Dell, Intel, Lenovo and Ricoh, have made A+ certification mandatory for their service technicians.

The U.S. Department of Defense recognizes A+ Certification and the Department of Homeland Security requires it as part of their computer forensics program.

The real-world, hands-on training offered by ABCO helps graduates make a smooth transition from training into the professional world.

“ABCO is a great choice when wanting to enhance your skills in the IT field. My experience at ABCO was great. Not only did I have an instructor that cared about me learning the material, but also took the time to explain and show me visually with the lab. They prepare you from beginning to end so that you can succeed when going to look for a job.”
– Jackie R. – ABCO Graduate

Convenient Day, Evening & Weekend Schedules

ABCO training is specifically designed to fit the needs of busy adult learners. Many students are working and/or raising families while going to school. You can choose from convenient day, evening, and weekend schedules.

Get the training you need to advance your career in a flexible and convenient way that suits your life.

The ABCO Difference

This is career-focused training. As an ABCO student you get the practical, real-world skills and experience you need to pursue rewarding career opportunities, without any unnecessary filler to drive up cost.

Classes are kept deliberately small, with never more than eight students per class, and are led by industry professionals with years of experience in the field. You’ll get one-on-on guidance from experts who know exactly what it takes to get ahead in today’s market.

Get the Support You Need to Launch a Successful Career

Tech support training isn’t about getting a diploma to hang on the wall – it’s about preparing yourself for the future you want. As an ABCO student and graduate you will be supported by a dedicated team of career placement assistance professionals and will benefit from job postings, interview assistance, networking, and more.

Financial Aid is available to those who qualify.


Before attending this program, students must have:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Working knowledge of the PC and the Internet

Is a Rewarding Career in Tech Support Right for You? Get More Info…

If you’re interested in learning more about A+ Certification and exploring whether ABCO Technology is right for you, fill out the form on this page and receive more information.

An Admissions Representative will be happy to answer any questions you have and help with everything from scheduling to financial aid.

For immediate questions, call 310-216-3067.