Griffin White Earns CompTIA A+ Certification
Griffin White, a junior at Palacios High School, obtained his CompTIA A+ certification. There are 2 certification tests required for the certification and Griffin passed both of them with flying colors. One test that is required covers PC hardware and peripherals, mobile device hardware, networking and troubleshooting hardware and networking connectivity issues. The other required test covers installing and configuring operating systems including Windows, iOS, Android, Apple OS X and Linux. It also addresses security, the fundamentals of cloud computing and operational procedures. They also recommend that the test taker have 9-12 months on the job experience. Griffin now holds the CompTIA A+ certification and the CompTIA Network+ certification. Cindy Hlavaty, Griffin’s teacher, says that this is a huge accomplishment towards his IT career.