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Course Description

This continuing education course is designed for professionals in the networking and network security career fields, and to help students prepare in part for the Network+ certification exam. Topics include (1) network technologies, (2) network media and topologies, (3) network devices, (4) network management, (5) network tools, and (6) network security.

Learning Objectives

  • Explain the functions and applications of various network devices and employ the basics of network theory and concepts.
  • Implement a troubleshooting methodology.
  • Establish appropriate security elements to ensure network availability and optimum performance.
  • Set, monitor, and maintain wired as well as wireless networking environments.
  • Prepare, in part, for the CompTIA Network+ certification exam.

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the NICE Framework Task, Knowledge, and Skill statements identified within the indicated NICE Framework component(s):

Specialty Areas

  • Customer Service and Technical Support
  • Network Services
  • Systems Administration