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

 

Course Description

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.

 

Course Content

1 - NETWORK THEORY

Networking Overview

Network Standards and the OSI Model

Network Types

Identify Network Configurations

Data Transmission Methods

 

2 - BOUNDED NETWORK MEDIA

Copper Media

Fiber Optic Media

Bounded Network Media Installation

Noise Control

 

3 - UNBOUNDED NETWORK MEDIA

Wireless Networking

Wireless Network Devices and Components

Install a Wireless Network

 

4 - NETWORK IMPLEMENTATIONS

Physical Network Topologies

Logical Network Topologies

Ethernet Networks

Network Devices

VLANs

 

5 - TCP/IP ADDRESSING AND DATA DELIVERY

The TCP/IP Protocol Suite

IPv4 Addressing

Default IP Addressing Schemes

Create Custom IP Addressing Schemes

IPv6 Address Implementation

Delivery Techniques

 

6 - ROUTING

Enable Static Routing

Implement Dynamic IP Routing

 

7 - TCP/IP SERVICES

Assign IP Addresses

Domain Naming Services

TCP/IP Commands

Common TCP/IP Protocols

 

8 - WAN INFRASTRUCTURE

WAN Basics

WAN Connectivity Methods

WAN Transmission Technologies Unified Communication Technologies

 

9 - CLOUD AND VIRTUALIZATION TECHNOLOGIES

Virtualization

SAN Implementations

Cloud Computing

 

10 - NETWORK SECURITY BASICS

Introduction to Network Security

Vulnerabilities

Threats and Attacks

Authentication Methods

Encryption Methods

 

11 - PREVENTING SECURITY BREACHES

Physical Security Controls

Network Access Controls

Install and Configure Firewalls

Harden Networks

Intrusion Detection and Prevention

Educate Users

 

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

VPN Protocols

 

14 - NETWORK MANAGEMENT

Network Monitoring

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

CompTIA: Network+ (Miamisburg)

$2,450.00Price