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6 Benefits of a Combined CompTIA A+/Network+ Certification Class

Posted by Paul Ricketts on Apr 19, 2018 4:54:41 PM

If you’ve been searching for a job in IT you will have undoubtedly come across a lot of information regarding the CompTIA series of IT Certifications. The CompTIA A+ and Network+ in particular, are foundational to getting started in IT, whether you are a graduate looking for that first job or a computer enthusiast who wants to jump from an unrelated job into the IT Industry. Of course, you can take both of the Certifications separately but there are several reasons to consider taking them as a combined class.

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Topics: comptia a+ training, comptia network+ training

How to Get a Job In IT With CompTIA A+ Training

Posted by Paul Ricketts on Apr 6, 2018 9:41:43 AM

You made the decision to jump feet first into a new IT career. You heard all about the high salaries, the career growth opportunities, and the cool code and hardware you'll get to work with. But after that initial excitement, you sat down to plan out your job search strategy and you drew a blank. Where on earth do you start?

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Topics: comptia a+ training, information technology career

CompTIA A+ and Network+ Features at TrainACE Open House

Posted by Paul Ricketts on Apr 2, 2018 11:26:50 AM

CompTIA A+ and Network+ certification training was top of the agenda for many attendees of our Career-Changer Open House earlier this week. On hand to talk in more depth about our classes were TrainACE Instructors Rita Whitfield, Rico Cody and John Oyeleke. Held at our headquarters in Greenbelt, MD, attendees enjoyed pizza, cookies, and soda, whilst they learned more about our training classes from some of our most engaging instructors.

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Topics: comptia a+ training, comptia network+ training

Using CompTIA A+ and Network+ to Break Into IT

Posted by Paul Ricketts on Mar 5, 2018 10:18:27 AM

For years you have dedicated yourself to a traditional trade - electrical contractor, plumbing, HVAC installation, roofing - all honorable and highly skilled jobs, but for any number of reasons you find yourself looking to change careers. Bad boss, bad pay, bad work/life balance, you name it, everyone has a breaking point. Maybe a fresh start in Information Technology is just the change of careers you are looking for.

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Topics: comptia a+ training, comptia network+ training

Career in Information Technology

Posted by Madeline Sita on Dec 4, 2017 11:01:19 AM

Need a career change? Not sure if you're cut out for the information technology (IT) industry? It's normal to be apprehensive. However, don't let your doubts stand in between you and your dreams! TrainACE connected with a couple of students from different backgrounds to show that success comes in many ways. See how they overcame their obstacles to earn IT Training certifications. If they can do it, so can you!

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Topics: CompTIA, comptia a+ training, Comptia Security+, cybersecurity, information technology career, IT training, cyber security certifications, IT Security, IT Certification

5 Best Entry-Level IT Certifications

Posted by Jeff Rinehard on Mar 13, 2017 10:03:54 AM

In today’s fast paced and highly connected tech industry, seeking out the most relevant and useful career insight into the industry can seem like an intimidating task, especially when innovation in the tech field can change the name of the game overnight.

Most newcomers coming into the tech field have little to no experience but are desperately seeking the right IT and computer training.

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Topics: career change, CCNA, ccna training md, ccna training va, comptia a+ training, Comptia Security+, Comptia security+ certification, Entry-level IT, IT training, IT Security, IT Certification, CCENT, CCNA training, CCENT training, comptia network+ training

CompTIA A+ Exam Cost and Testing Locations in Maryland and Virginia

Posted by Ariana Ciancio on Jan 26, 2016 11:57:00 AM

Whether you are transitioning to an IT career or you are already an entry-level IT professional, the CompTIA A+ certification is an essential piece to establishing your career. Once you feel confident that you have mastered the material, you will need to schedule your A+ certification exam. Keep reading to find out everything you need to know about how much the CompTIA A+ exam cost and testing locations in Maryland and Virginia.

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Topics: CompTIA, comptia a+ training, Networking, pearson vue testing center

How to Start an IT Career in the D.C. Area

Posted by Ariana Ciancio on Aug 31, 2015 3:59:22 PM

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Topics: CompTIA, comptia a+ training, Comptia Security+, Entry-level IT, Networking, Security, comptia network+ training

Average Salaries of the Most Common Entry Level Information Technology (IT) Jobs

Posted by Ryan Corey on May 15, 2013 5:15:08 AM

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Topics: average salary, career change, CompTIA, CompTIA, comptia a+ training, information technology career, Networking, comptia network+ training

Why CompTIA A+ and Network+ Certification Training is Beneficial

Posted by Ryan Corey on Mar 27, 2013 12:59:54 PM

Are you a recent graduate looking to enter into the IT world or maybe you are somebody that is considering a career change into a more in demand field? Are you someone who can think logically as well as creatively? More and more technology employers in the D.C., Maryland and Virginia area are looking for candidates that possess solid computer abilities as well as industry certifications.

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Topics: comptia a+ training, maryland, Networking, Online Training, Updates, virginia, washington dc, comptia network+ training