Comp Tia Expert program is a three course program. The course offers you the most effective way to earn your CompTIA A+ certification. CompTIA A+ is the starting point for a career in IT. The exam covers maintenance of PCs, mobile devices, laptops, operating systems and printers. The CompTIA Network+ certification is the sign of a qualified networking professional. Our course is designed to teach the CompTIA Network+ skills necessary to prepare for the N10-005 certification exam. CompTIA Network+ certification is vendor-neutral, validates technical competency in network technologies, installation and configuration, media and topologies, management, and security. CompTIA Network + is designed to ensure a common level of understanding for IT Professionals. CompTIA Security+ certification designates knowledgeable professionals in the field of security, one of the fastest-growing fields in IT. CompTIA Security+ is an international, vendor-neutral certification that demonstrates competency in Network Security, Compliance and Operational Security, Threats and Vulnerabilities, Application, Data and Host Security, Access Control and Identity Management Cryptography.This course prepares for the Security+ certification exam SY0-30. Many corporations recommend or require the Security+ certification for their IT employees. Companies like Sun, IBM/Tivoli Software Group, Symantec, Motorola and Olympus Security Group know the value of a Security+ certification and recommend or require it of their IT employees.This course includes access to a hands-on Practice-Lab which will allow candidates to have training in the practical application of the course concepts without having to buy any additional software and will prepare them for success on the certification exam.
It is recommended that students take CompTIA Strata if they are new to this field. Students should have basic keyboarding and computer skills, and be comfortable navigating the internet. In Comp Tia Expert each course leads in to the next. It is recommend candidates two years of technical networking experience, with an emphasis on security.
After completing this course, you should be able to:
Identify the steps for troubleshooting hardware systems including storage, laptops, and Networking
Identify Peripherals, Expansion, Displays, and Configurations
Identify the steps for installing and configuring operating systems and software
Comprehend networking fundamentals
Comprehend security concepts and technologies
Comprehend the principles of networking including IP Addressing, Sub-netting, Troubleshooting, Topology Selection, Backbones, and Segments
Identify the steps for installing and configuring different network types
Comprehend the principles of Ethernet and Networking Devices
Identify methods for documenting, monitoring, and optimizing networks
Identify Software, Hardware and Troubleshooting Tools
Comprehend the principles of network security
Identify the steps for compliance and operational security
Identify methods for preventing threats and vulnerabilities
Identify the steps for controlling access and managing identity
Comprehend the principles of cryptography
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What is difference between a certificate and a certification?
By successfully completing a course through one of our college or university partners the student is awarded a Certificate of Completion from the institution. If there is a state or national exam that the course is preparing a student for, the proper certifying body will be indicated and that association will proctor and award any type of certification. This is the student’s responsibility, although ECA is here to help guide our students in the right direction.
Does this course translate in to college credit?
Through our college and university partners, ECA offers non-credit certificate programs.
How long do access to my complete my course?
Access will begin on your start date and end on your end date unless otherwise specified. If you are falling behind in your course please contact an Education Consultant to talk about your options.
When are the course start dates?
The course start dates are determined by the student due to open-enrollment.
Is the Certification exam included in the course?
The certification exam is not included in the cost of the course unless otherwise specified in the course education and training plan.
Windows 7, XP or Vista; 56K modem or higher; Soundcard and Speakers; Firefox, Chrome or Microsoft Internet Explorer
Mac OS Users
Mac OS X or higher (in classic mode); 56K modem or higher; Soundcard and Speakers; Apple Safari
iPad – iOS 5.1 (or latest)
We recommend setting your screen resolution to 1024 x 768 pixels.
System will support the two latest releases of each browser. When using older versions of a browser, users risk running into problems with the course software.
Windows Users: Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Microsoft Internet Explorer
Mac OS Users: Safari, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox
Suggested Plug-ins: Flash Player, Real Player, Adobe Reader, Java