This course is intended for those wishing to qualify with CompTIA Network+ certification. CompTIA's Network+ Certification is a foundation-level certification designed for IT professionals with around 1 year's experience whose job role is focused on network administration.
This exam will certify the successful candidate has the knowledge and skills required to troubleshoot, configure, and manage common network devices; establish basic network connectivity; understand and maintain network documentation; identify network limitations and weaknesses; and implement network security, standards, and protocols. The candidate will have a basic understanding of enterprise technologies, including cloud and virtualization technologies.
CompTIA Network+ is the first certification IT professionals specializing in network administration and support should earn. Network+ is aimed at IT professionals with job roles such as network administrator, network technician, network installer, help desk technician and IT cable installer.
To get started with this course, you should have obtained the A+ certification, and/or have around 9-12 months' experience of IT administration. It is not necessary that you pass the A+ exams before attempting Network+ certification, but it is recommended.
Specifically, it is recommended that you have the following skills and knowledge before starting this course:
Configure and support PC, laptop, mobile (smartphone / tablet), and print devices.
Know basic network terminology and functions (such as Ethernet, TCP/IP, switches, routers).
Configure and manage users, groups, and shared resources in a simple SOHO network.
Understand the use of basic access control measures, such as authentication, security policy, encryption, and firewalls.
*Course Cost listed does not include the cost of courseware, exam, or lunch. Course is subject to minimum enrollment. Course may run virtually as a Virtual Instructor-Led (VILT) class if minimum enrollment is not met.