The CompTIA A+ course consists of two exams. Students need to clear both in order to achieve this certification.
The first exam code is 220-801. The course contents for this exam include computer technology basics, basic networking tasks, and setup of different hardware like PCs, laptops etc. The other exam you need to appear for is CompTIA A+ 220-802. This exam is about installing and configuring operating systems of PCs.
Individuals also need to learn how to configure common features like email and network connectivity. They are required to be proficient in performing such tasks on Apple iOS, Android OS, and other mobile phone operating systems. The earlier version for this certification had exam codes as 220-701 and 220-702.
These will again be available from Aug. 31, 2013. Students can appear for either of the exam series in order to gain CompTIA A+ certification.