Develop a career in IT infrastructure covering troubleshooting, configuring, and managing networks with CompTIA Network+ certification exam.
Modules 1: Networking ConceptsCompare the layers of the OSI and TCP/IP models.Classify how applications, devices, and protocols relate to the OSI model layers.Explain the purpose and properties of IP addressing.Explain the purpose and properties of routing and switching.Identify common TCP and UDP default ports.Explain the function of common networking protocols.Summarize DNS concepts and its components.Given a scenario, implement the following network troubleshooting methodologyIdentify virtual network components.
Module 2: Network Installation and ConfigurationGiven a scenario, install and configure routers and switches.Given a scenario, install and configure a wireless network.Explain the purpose and properties of DHCP.Given a scenario, troubleshoot common wireless problems.Given a scenario, troubleshoot common router and switch problems.Given a set of requirements, plan and implement a basic SOHO network.
Module 3: Network Media and TopologiesCategorize standard media types and associated properties.Categorize standard connector types based on network mediaCompare and contrast different wireless standards.Categorize WAN technology types and properties.Describe different network topologies.Given a scenario, troubleshoot common physical connectivity problems.Compare and contrast different LAN technologies.Identify components of wiring distribution.
Module 4: Network ManagementExplain the purpose and features of various network appliances.Given a scenario, use appropriate hardware tools to troubleshoot connectivity issues.Given a scenario, use appropriate software tools to troubleshoot connectivity issues.Given a scenario, use the appropriate network monitoring resource to analyze traffic.Describe the purpose of configuration management documentation.Explain different methods and rationales for network performance optimization.
Module 5: Network SecurityGiven a scenario, implement appropriate wireless security measures.Explain the methods of network access security.Explain methods of user authentication.Explain common threats, vulnerabilities, and mitigation techniques.Given a scenario, install and configure a basic firewall.Categorize different types of network security appliances and methods.
About The Course
CompTIA Network+ is curated for professionals who desire to have the essential knowledge and skills in networking to develop an outstanding career in IT infrastructure or administration in the long run. Moreover, this course is beneficial for entry-level IT professionals with a basic knowledge of computer hardware, software, and operating systems. This certification course will help those candidates in increasing their knowledge and understanding of networking concepts to an advanced level.
This course teaches you about core aspects such as;
- Manage and troubleshoot a basic network infrastructure
- Install, operate, and configure wired and wireless networks
- Common networking protocols and ports
- The wiring standards and use the latest network testing tools
- Troubleshooting performance and connectivity issues
- Networking technologies and basic network design principles
- Differentiating between common network devices
There are formal prerequisites but CompTIA recommends that candidates should have CompTIA A+ Certification and at least 9 to 12 months of networking experience.
- 16 Hours Training Course
- 5 Module
- Junior Network Administrator
- Computer Technician
- Network Field Technician
- Help Desk Technician
- Junior System Engineer
- System Engineer
- IS Consultant
- Network Support Specialist
- Network Field Engineer
- Network Analyst