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CompTIA Network+ Certification

Students will acquire skills to successfully pass the national certification exam offered by NCS Pearson, Inc.  CSI will train students using CompTIA’s approved curriculum, combining Essentials and Lab twice weekly using an industry recognized textbook combined with hands-on instruction.  Students will be able to build a LAN/WAN/WIRELESS network upon completion.  You will complete your training in 93 hours of classroom time.

Completion Requirements: 93 hours of training and passing final with an 80% or better.

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About this Course

Network+ is vendor-neutral and globally recognized
CompTIA Network+ professionals are trained to work with a variety of hardware, software and networks. Take your talents wherever your IT ambitions lead you.

Network+ makes you shine in a growing industry
According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, 12% job growth is expected in network and computer systems over the next seven years. Additionally, CompTIA Network+ professionals are known to excel in their job: 53% of IT and business executives agree that certified staff performs at a higher level than non-certified staff; this according to the CompTIA International Technology Adoption and Workforce Trends report. Global Knowledge’s IT Skills and Salary Report estimates the average salary of a Network+ certified IT professional at about $74,000.

Network+ meets the highest standards
CompTIA Network+ meets the ISO 17024 standard and is approved by U.S. Department of Defense to fulfill Directive 8570.01-M requirements. It is compliant with government regulations under the Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA).

Network+ is industry supported

Network+ is developed and maintained by leading IT experts. Learn more about the people behind the CompTIA Network+ exam development and the CompTIA Network+ Advisory Committee.

Course Syllabus

CompTIA Network+ Course Outline

Orientation and Introduction to CompTIA Network+

Chapter 1- Network Basics and Components: OSI and TCP/IP Models, OSI Model and Network Comments

Chapter 2 – Common Networking Protocols, Domain Name System, Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol, Common TCP and UDP Ports, IP Addressing

Chapter 3 – Routing and Switching: Routing, Installing Routers and Switches

Chapter 4 – Networking Technologies: Network Topologies, LAN Technologies, WAN Technologies, Virtual Networks

Chapter 5 – Media and Connectors: Standard Media Types, Standard Connector Types, Wiring Distribution Components

Chapter 6 – SOHO networking: Implementing a SOHO Network

Chapter 7 – Wireless Networking: Network Hardware Tools, Network Software Tools, Monitoring and Analyzing Network Traffic, Optimizing Network Performance, Network Appliances

Chapter 8 – Monitoring and optimization: Network Hardware Tools, Network Software Tools, Monitoring and Analyzing Network Traffic, Optimizing Network Performance, Network Appliances

Chapter 9 – Network Access: Network Access Security Methods, User Authentication

Chapter 10 – Network Security: Network Security, Threat Mitigation, Network Security Appliances and Methods, Installing and Configuring A Firewall

Chapter 11 – Troubleshooting Methodology: Management Documentation, Troubleshooting Physical Connectivity Problems, Troubleshooting Routers and Switches, Troubleshooting Wireless Network Problems

Networking Final Prep

Note:

Lecture and Lab time is scheduled on a weekly basis.

Weekly assessments must be passed with an 80% or better or must be retaken immediately following results.