CompTIA Career Development Program

Total Program Hours: 247.5 Hours
Total Program Cost: $24,920

Required for Completion:  8 Weeks** or 9 Weeks *
*Days and/or weeks may not run consecutively
**Program Approved to be delivered in 8 weeks during 9am-4pm hours due to longer day duration.

Description

CompTIA A+ Certification is a testing program sponsored by CompTIA that certifies the competency of entry-level service technicians in the computer industry. Earning A+ certification means that the individual possesses the knowledge, skills, and customer relations skills essential for a successful entry-level computer service technician, as defined by experts from companies across the industry.

CompTIA Network+ is an international, vendor-neutral certification that recognizes a technician’s ability to describe the features and functions of networking components and to install, configure and troubleshoot basic networking hardware, protocols and services.

CompTIA Security+ certification tests for security knowledge mastery of an individual with two years on-the-job networking experience, with emphasis on security. The exam covers industry-wide topics, including communication security, infrastructure security, cryptography, access control, authentication, external attack and operational and organization security. CompTIA Security+ is taught at colleges, universities and commercial training centers around the globe. There are approximately 13,000 CompTIA Security+ certified professionals worldwide. CompTIA Security+ is an elective or prerequisite to advanced security certifications. CompTIA Security+ certification is recognized around the world as the benchmark for foundation-level security professionals. Incorporating a comprehensive range of security knowledge areas, CompTIA Security+ was developed with input from industry, government, academia and front-line practitioners.

CompTIA Server+ is a global certification that validates the hands-on skills of entry-level IT professionals who install, manage and troubleshoot servers in data centers as well as on-premise and hybrid environments. Covers tasks associated with all major distributions of Linux, setting the foundation for advanced vendor/distro-specific knowledge.

The exam covers essential hardware and software technologies of on-premise and hybrid server environments including high availability, cloud computing and scripting.

CompTIA Linux+ validates the skills entry-level administrators need to secure the enterprise, power the cloud and keep systems running. The new certification ensures that IT professionals have these necessary skills to support today’s tech systems. This is the only job-focused Linux certification covering the latest foundational skills demanded by hiring managers. Unlike other certifications, the new exam includes performance-based and multiple-choice questions to identify the employees who can do the job. The exam covers tasks associated with all major distributions of Linux, setting the foundation for advanced vendor/distro-specific knowledge.

CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst+ (CySA+) class is an IT workforce certification that applies behavioral analytics to networks and devices to prevent, detect, and combat cybersecurity threats. This program is designed for individuals getting entry-level Security Analyst positions.

CompTIA Cloud+ is an entry-level IT Infrastructure Certification that teaches individuals to analyze the different cloud models to design the best solution to support business requirements. Maintain and optimize cloud environments, including proper automation and orchestration procedures, backup and restore operations, and disaster recovery tasks. Manage and maintain servers, including OS configurations, access control and virtualization. Troubleshoot capacity, automation, connectivity, and security issues related to cloud implementations. Analyze system requirements to successfully execute workload migrations to the cloud. This program is designed for individuals seeking entry level Cloud Infrastructure positions.

This program is designed to prepare students for the CompTIA A+, Network+, Security+, Server+, Linux+, CySA+, and Cloud+ certifications exams.

Required Courses

NHCA101 – A+ – 41.25 Hours – This instructor-led course is designed for the new computer professional who has support-level knowledge of personal computer (PC) hardware but needs to expand upon that knowledge to learn the basic skills to set up and support the operating systems that run on PCs.

NHCA102 – A+ – 41.25 Hours – This instructor-led course is designed for the student who has a basic knowledge and experience with PCs and who wants to pursue a career as a computer service technician. Covers the skills required to install and configure PC operating systems, as well as configuring common features (e.g., network connectivity and email) for mobile operating systems Android and Apple iOS.

NHCN100 – Network+ – 27.5 Hours – In this five-day instructor-led course, students will learn skills that help prepare for the CompTIA Network+ certification. The course describes the major networking technologies, systems, skills, and tools used in modern PC-based computer networks.

NHCS100 – Security+ – 27.5 Hours – This five-day instructor-led course is a course that you will need if your job responsibilities include securing network services, network devices, and network traffic. It is also the main course you will take to prepare for the CompTIA Security+ examination.

NHCS200 – Server+ – 27.5 Hours – This five-day instructor-led course covers the skills & concepts students will use on the job when administering any type of network server. This course covers server hardware installation and management, server administration, security and disaster recovery and troubleshooting.

NHCL100 – Linux+ – 27.5 Hours – This five-day instructor-led course validates the skills administrators need to secure the enterprise, power the cloud and keep systems running. The new certification ensures that IT professionals, software developers, cybersecurity engineers and penetration testers have these necessary skills to support today’s tech systems.

NHCC100 – Cybersecurity Analyst+ (CySA+) – 27.5 Hours– This five-day instructor-led course introduces tools and tactics to manage cybersecurity risks, identify various types of common threats, evaluate the organization’s security, collect and analyze cybersecurity intelligence, and handle incidents as they occur.

NHCC200 – Cloud+ – 27.5 Hours – This course covers in depth the skills and abilities needed to operate in the cloud, validating that candidates have the technical experience needed to deploy, secure, and automate environments regardless of the vendor solution.

Eight Certification Exams