The CompTIA A+ Certification is a critical first step in opening the door to your Information Technology (IT) career. Throughout this program, you will learn the essential skills for computer hardware, networking and mobile devices including installation, maintenance and troubleshooting. You will also cover various operating systems, setup and client-side virtualization and SOHO networks, and troubleshooting PC and mobile device operating systems, introductory skills expected of an entry-level IT technician. CompTIA™ A+ Certification is internationally recognized, giving you a competitive advantage no matter what country you're working in and what hardware you're working with. The ITIL Foundation is the entry level certification and offers you a general awareness of the key elements, concepts, and terminology used in the ITIL® service lifecycle, including the links between lifecycle stages, the processes used, and their contribution to service management practices. This is one of the most popular frameworks used in IT service management. Upon completion of the program you will be given vouchers to take the certifying exams. The program is self-paced and entirely online. You can begin anytime and will have nine months to complete.