Your Complete Guide to CompTIA Certification, Exams and Courses
CompTIA is a leading voice for the IT industry and has been empowering IT professionals with knowledge and resources since 1982. Since the introduction of the A+ certification in 1993, CompTIA certifications are highly regarded as valuable tools for advancing your IT career.
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With so many IT certifications, choosing the right one may seem daunting. Use the chart below to determine which CompTIA certification is right for the next step in your career. –
As a bonus for your exam preparation, make sure to download one of our CompTIA Certification Exam Objective Guides from the list below.
CompTIA Certification Guide
|Certification||Skills Covered||Recommended Background||Recommended Exam Prep Course|
|IT Fundamentals||Solid grounding in technology concepts and practices||No previous IT experience required||CompTIA IT Fundamentals|
|CompTIA A+||Foundational IT skills across devices and operating systems||6 to 12 months IT experience||CompTIA A+ Accelearated Training|
|CompTIA Server+||Build, secure and troubleshoot server hardware and software technologies||A+ plus 18 to 24 months experience in server technology||CompTIA Server+|
|CompTIA Network+||Design, configure, manage and troubleshoot wired and wireless devices||A+ plus 9 months networking experience||CompTIA Network+|
|CompTIA Security+||Best practices in securing a wired and wireless network and managing risk||Network+ plus 2 years technical networking experience, with an emphasis on security||CompTIA Security+|
|CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CSA+)||Learn the fundamental principles of using threat & vulnerability analysis & digital forensics tools.||Network+, Security+ & minimum of 3-4 years of hands-on information security experience||CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst|
|CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP)||Analyze & apply advanced security concepts, principles, & implementations that contribute to enterprise-level security.||CSA+ & 5 years of hands-on technical security experience||CompTIA Advanced Security Pratitionner|
|CompTIA Linux+||Technical competencies for junior-level Linux administrators||A+, Network+ and 12 months of Linux administration experience||CompTIA Linux+|
|Cloud Esssentials||Cloud computing from a business and operations perspective||6 months working in an environment that markets or relies on IT-related services||CompTIA Cloud Essentials|
CompTIA Certification Exam Objectives Guides
Before you sit for your exam, make sure to download one of these guides below as the last step in your preparation. While not providing a comprehensive listing of all content in the exam, these guides will clarify the exam objectives. Also included is a complete list of acronyms that will appear on the exam.