For individuals, attaining certifications means increased job security, additional career opportunities and increased credibility in the workplace. For businesses, hiring certified workers means higher customer satisfaction, increased productivity and lower employee turnover.
For entry-level IT technicians, the CompTIA A+ exam covers preventative maintenance, basic networking, installation, troubleshooting, communication and professionalism.
For networking professionals, the CompTIA Network+ exam covers managing, maintaining, troubleshooting, operating and configuring basic network infrastructure.
For experienced security professionals, the CompTIA Security+ exam covers system security, network infrastructure, cryptography, assessments and audits.
For experienced IT professionals, the CompTIA Server+ exam covers areas such as RAID, SCSI, managing multiple CPUs and disaster recovery.
For experienced Linux professionals, the CompTIA Linux+ exam covers user administration, file permissions, software configurations and the fundamental management of Linux systems.
For entry-level printer and document-imaging technicians, the CompTIA PDI+ exam covers basic electromechanical components and tools, print engine and scan processes, color theory and networking.
For RFID professionals, the CompTIA RFID+ exam covers installation, maintenance, repair and troubleshooting of RFID products.
For experienced convergence professionals, the CompTIA Convergence+ exam covers designing, implementing and managing voice and data networks.
For technical instructors, the CompTIA CTT+ exam covers classroom preparation, presentation, communication, facilitation and evaluation in both traditional classroom and virtual classroom environments.
For document imaging solutions sellers, the CompTIA CDIA+ exam covers planning, designing and specifying a document imaging management system.
For project managers, the CompTIA Project+ certification covers the entire process of project management, including initiation, planning, execution, acceptance, support and closure.
CompTIA Exam Pricing (in US Dollars)
* CompTIA A+ Exam Prices: Non Member Pricing – $163.00
* CompTIA CDIA+, CTT (VBT), e-Biz+, Security+, RFID+ Exam Prices : Non Member Pricing – $251.00
* CompTIA Convergence+, CTT+ (CBT), DHTI+, HTI+, i-Net+, Project+, Linux+, Network+, Server+ Exam Prices: Non Member Pricing – $232.00CompTIA Corporate
Members receive discounts off the non member pricing.
CompTIA exams may be taken at Pearson VUE or Thomson Prometric testing facilities.