Join Mike Meyers for an in-depth discussion in this video Why get A+ certified?, part of Preparing for the CompTIA A+ Exams (220-901 and 220-902).
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(swing music)…- Hey everybody, it's your favorite nerd Mike Meyers here…answering that perpetual question,…why should I get A+ certified?…And that is what I am here to do right now.…
The CompTIA A+ certification is a great place…for people to get started into the IT world…for a lot of good reasons.…Well, number one, there are over 700 different…IT certifications out there right now.…So if somebody's coming into the IT world…how do you pick, where do you start,…where do you go?…Well, the CompTIA A+ is considered by many…to be the defacto entry level IT certification out there.…There maybe people who disagree,…but hey, I'm Mike Meyers,…popular nerd and I say it is.…
So lots and lots of people start with the CompTIA A+…as their absolute first certification.…Certifications are kind of the heartbeat of the IT industry.…It's very common for me to talk to another nerd…and say, you know, so what sort of certifications…are you going for?…Or for me to tell people,…yeah, I'm kind of looking for that Cisco certification…or that Certified Wireless Security…
Mike Meyers is the industry's leading authority and bestselling author on CompTIA certifications. In this short course, he explains why anyone looking to get hired in IT should earn A+ certification, and how to go about studying for and passing each 90-question exam.
When you're done, check out our CompTIA A+ Exam Prep (220-901) and CompTIA A+ Exam Prep (220-902) series for targeted lessons on each domain of the exams.