CompTIA A+


Professional / Short Course


10 Saturdays (9.30am - 3.30pm)

Validated by

Griffith College




Dublin Main Campus

NFQ Level


Validate your knowledge and skills as a Computer Service Technician.

This course is an international, vendor-neutral certification recognised by major hardware and software vendors, distributors and resellers.

This course focuses on the development of professional skills and does not sit on the national framework; however, it leads to a Griffith College award.

Why Study CompTIA A+ at Griffith College?

The CompTIA A+ certification is conducted on a part-time weekend basis over a 10-week period. This course is aimed at Entry-level Service Technicians or those wishing to validate their knowledge and experience by obtaining A+ Certification.

  • You will gain a firm understanding of key topics such as security, safety and environmental issues, and communication and professionalism.
  • You will develop the essential skills required to start a career in IT configuring, upgrading and supporting PCs in the workplace.
  • Option to further your studies in this area by progressing to our CompTIA Network+ course.
  • Griffith College is not an exam testing centre. Exams are separate to the course and are booked and paid separately through
  • In order to achieve CompTIA A+ certification a candidate must pass the two exams: CompTIA A+ Essentials 220-1001 exam and CompTIA A+ IT Technician 220-1002 exam

Intake Dates

We run two intakes for this course commencing in Spring and Autumn.

  • October *
  • February *

*subject to sufficient numbers

Please see the timetable section for the next course dates.

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