• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description
A peripheral device or auxiliary device, is generally defined as any device that connects to and works with the computer in some way

Learning Objectives

What is a peripheral device? A peripheral device or auxiliary device, is generally defined as any device that connects to and works with the computer in some way. Why do I need this certification? For those just starting their career in IT, a knowledge of peripheral devices is a great place to start, as you've most likely had experience with these devices as an end-user. What will I learn? A working knowledge of the most common devices and connectors How to install and configure a wide range of devices Get Your Peripheral Devices and Connectors Certification Today: For those just starting their career in IT, a knowledge of peripheral devices is a great place to start. Chances are, you've had experience with many of these devices already from an end-user perspective, so learning how to work with and troubleshoot those devices is a natural progression. A peripheral device or auxiliary device, is generally defined as any device that connects to and works with the computer in some way. Some examples of peripherals are keyboards, scanners, microphones, speakers, webcams, or USB drives. These devices are typically organized into 3 categories: input, output and storage. The Peripheral Devices and Connectors Micro Certification Course prepares you with a working knowledge of the most common devices and connectors you encounter on a daily basis. In conjunctions with the Comptia A+ course, you will also learn how to install and configure a wide range of devices.

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.