Computer Support/Procedures/Environment

This lesson covers environment procedures.

Objectives and Skills Edit

Objectives and skills for the environment procedures portion of A+ certification include:[1]

Given a scenario with potential environmental impacts, apply the appropriate controls.
  • MSDS documentation for handling and disposal
  • Temperature, humidity level awareness and proper ventilation
  • Power surges, brownouts, blackouts
    • Battery backup
    • Surge suppressor
  • Protection from airborne particles
    • Enclosures
    • Air filters/Mask
  • Dust and debris
    • Compressed air
    • Vacuums
  • Compliance to local government regulations

Readings Edit

  1. Wikipedia: Material safety data sheet
  2. Wikipedia: Uninterruptible power supply
  3. Wikipedia: Surge protector
  4. Wikipedia: Gas duster
  5. Wikipedia: Antistatic bag

Multimedia Edit

  1. YouTube: Managing Your Computing Environment - CompTIA A+ 220-902 - 5.2

Activities Edit

References Edit