Course Outline

CompTIA A+, Network+, and Security+ Day

CTIA-1106 | Day | 35 Days

If you are getting ready for a career as an entry-level information technology (IT) professional or computer service technician, the CompTIA A+ course is the first step in your preparation. The course will build on your existing user-level knowledge and experience with personal computer (PC) software and hardware to present fundamental skills and concepts that you will use on the job. In this course, you will acquire the essential skills and information you will need to install, configure, optimize, troubleshoot, repair, upgrade, and perform preventive maintenance on PCs, digital devices, and operating systems.

The CompTIA Network+ course builds on your existing user-level knowledge and experience with personal computer operating systems and networks to present the fundamental skills and concepts that you will need to use on the job in any type of networking career. If you are pursuing a CompTIA technical certification path, the CompTIA A+ certification is an excellent first step to take before preparing for the CompTIA Network+ certification.

CompTIA Security+ is the primary course you will need to take if your job responsibilities include securing network services, devices, and traffic in your organization. You can also take this course to prepare for the CompTIA Security+ certification examination. In this course, you will build on your knowledge of and professional experience with security fundamentals, networks, and organizational security as you acquire the specific skills required to implement basic security services on any type of computer network.

Who should take this course

This course is intended for students seeking to earn the CompTIA A+, Network+, and Security+ certifications and who need an expert instructor to guide them throughout the training and exam preparation process.

Course Objectives

After completing this course, students will be able to:

Course Outline

Section 1: Hardware Fundamentals

Section 2: Operating System Fundamentals

Section 3: Networking and Security Fundamentals

Section 4: Safety and Operational Procedures

Section 5: Supporting Display Devices

Section 6: Installing and Configuring Peripheral Components

Section 7: Managing System Components

Section 8: Managing Data Storage

Section 9: Installing and Configuring Microsoft Windows

Section 10: Optimizing and Maintaining Microsoft Windows

Section 12: Customized Client Environments

Section 13: Networking Technologies

Section 14: Installing and Configuring Networking Capabilities

 

Section 15: Supporting Mobile Digital Devices

Section 16: Supporting Printers and Multifunction Devices

Section 17: Security Threats, Vulnerabilities, and Controls

 

Section 18: Implementing Security Controls

 

Section 19: Troubleshooting System-Wide Issues

 

Section 20:Network Theory

Section 21:Bounded Network Media

Section 22:Unbounded Network Media

Section 23:Network Implementations

Section 24:TCP/IP Addressing and Data Delivery

 

Section 25:Routing

 

Section 26:TCP/IP Services

Section 27:WAN Infrastructure

 

Section 28:Cloud and Virtualization Technologies

 

Section 29:Network Security Basics

 

Section 30:Preventing Security Breaches

 

Section 31:Responding to Security Incidents

 

Section 32:Remote Networking

 

Section 33:Network Management

 

Section 34:Troubleshooting Network Issues

 

Section 35:Security Fundamentals

Section 36:Identifying Security Threats and Vulnerabilities

Section 37:Managing Data, Application, and Host Security

Section 38:Implementing Network Security

Section 39:Implementing Access Control, Authentication, and Account Management

Section 40:Managing Certificates

Section 41:Implementing Compliance and Operational Security

Section 42:Risk Management

Section 43:Troubleshooting and Managing Security Incidents

Section 44:Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Planning