CompTIA A+ Certification Prep

Set yourself apart from the rest when you train as a Computer Technician! This program is designed to lay a solid foundation for students to sit for and pass the Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) Certification.

Computer Technicians can be found working in a variety of industries. Possible positions range from technicians who repair hardware and software in a retail store, to a telephone technical support advisor, to a member of an organizational IT team. This program will prepare you to be a valuable asset to any organization!

Course Objectives

  • Understand the role of a computer technician.
  • Understand the requirements of becoming certified as a CompTIA A+ Technician.
  • Have hands-on exposure to technologies encountered in the computer repair job field.
  • Prepare to take the CompTIA Certification Exam.


Upon successful completion of the course students will be awarded a Certificate of Completion from Jefferson State Community College. In addition, students will have the option of sitting for the CompTIA A+ certification.

Registration Information

Registration can be completed via online, walk-in or postal mail.

Walk-in registration is accepted during our regular business hours, Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at the following locations:

Jefferson Campus
2601 Carson Road
George Wallace Hall, Office 202
Birmingham, AL 35215

Shelby-Hoover Campus
4600 Valleydale Road
Health Science Building, Office 432
Birmingham, AL 35242

Course Fee



Courses are offered on an ongoing basis and we offer open enrollment. To view a complete schedule, go to the following link: Click Here

Scholarship Opportunities 

Innovate Birmingham:

Local Alabama Career Centers provide WIOA scholarship opportunities to qualifying students for some programs. (Workforce Investment Opportunity Act). These are for low-income students/students who have recently been laid off from their jobs.