In-person, instructor-led class held at our Miamisburg, OH and London, OH locations. Class times are 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM. Training materials and your personal online Learning Locker (digital copies of materials, quick reference step by step guide, Videos, Exercises....) are included. Exam voucher purchased seperately.
Target Student: This course is intended for entry-level computer support professionals with a basic knowledge of computer hardware, software, and operating systems who wish to increase their knowledge and understanding of networking concepts and acquire the required skills to prepare for a career in network support or administration, or who wish to prepare for the CompTIA Network+ certification (Exam N10-006). Networking experience is helpful but not mandatory; A+ certification or equivalent skills and knowledge is helpful but not mandatory.
Course Length: 5 Days
CompTIA Network+ is a vendor neutral networking certification that is trusted around the world. It validates the essential knowledge and skills needed to confidently design, configure, manage and troubleshoot any wired and wireless networks. CompTIA Network+ certified individuals are in-demand worldwide.
In our Network+ Prep Course, you will learn to:
- Identify basic network theory concepts and major network communications methods.
- Describe bounded network media.
- Identify unbounded network media.
- Identify the major types of network implementations.
- Identify TCP/IP addressing and data delivery methods.
- Implement routing technologies.
- Identify the major services deployed on TCP/IP networks.
- Identify the infrastructure of a WAN implementation.
- Identify the components used in cloud computing and virtualization.
- Describe basic concepts related to network security.
- Prevent security breaches.
- Respond to security incidents.
- Identify the components of a remote network implementation.
- Identify the tools, methods, and techniques used in managing a network.
- Describe troubleshooting of issues on a network.
1 - NETWORK THEORY
Network Standards and the OSI Model
Identify Network Configurations
Data Transmission Methods
2 - BOUNDED NETWORK MEDIA
Fiber Optic Media
Bounded Network Media Installation
3 - UNBOUNDED NETWORK MEDIA
Wireless Network Devices and Components
Install a Wireless Network
4 - NETWORK IMPLEMENTATIONS
Physical Network Topologies
Logical Network Topologies
5 - TCP/IP ADDRESSING AND DATA DELIVERY
The TCP/IP Protocol Suite
Default IP Addressing Schemes
Create Custom IP Addressing Schemes
IPv6 Address Implementation
6 - ROUTING
Enable Static Routing
Implement Dynamic IP Routing
7 - TCP/IP SERVICES
Assign IP Addresses
Domain Naming Services
Common TCP/IP Protocols
8 - WAN INFRASTRUCTURE
WAN Connectivity Methods
WAN Transmission Technologies Unified Communication Technologies
9 - CLOUD AND VIRTUALIZATION TECHNOLOGIES
10 - NETWORK SECURITY BASICS
Introduction to Network Security
Threats and Attacks
11 - PREVENTING SECURITY BREACHES
Physical Security Controls
Network Access Controls
Install and Configure Firewalls
Intrusion Detection and Prevention
12 - RESPONDING TO SECURITY INCIDENTS
Incident Management and Response
Basic Forensic Concepts
13 - REMOTE NETWORKING
Remote Network Architectures
Remote Access Networking Implementations
Virtual Private Networking
14 - NETWORK MANAGEMENT
Configuration Management Documentation
Network Performance Optimization
15 - TROUBLESHOOTING NETWORK ISSUES
Network Troubleshooting Models
Network Troubleshooting Utilities
Hardware Troubleshooting Tools
Common Connectivity Issues
Troubleshoot Security Configuration Issues
Troubleshoot Security Issues
16 - APPENDIX
Appendix A: Mapping Course Content to the CompTIA Network+ Exam
Appendix B: Network Fault Tolerance and Disaster Recovery
Appendix C: Planning and Implementing a SOHO Network
Appendix D: Legend for Icons Used in Network+ Figures