Participants who wish to take up CompTIA Network+ Certification should have the following prerequisites:
CompTIA A+ Certification




The CompTIA Network+ certification exam will verify the successful candidate has the skills required to implement enterprise-level wired and wireless network solutions; identify and troubleshoot network performance issues; and harden networks against threats to mitigate security vulnerabilities. The major areas of emphasis include: • IP addressing and connecting networks • Wireless standards and technologies • Network availability • Securing and hardening networks

Required exam: N10-008
Number of questions: Maximum of 90
Types of questions: Multiple-choice and performance-based
Length of test: 90 minutes
Passing score: 720 (on a scale of 100-900)

Recommended experience
• CompTIA A+ certified, or equivalent
• Minimum of 9–12 months of hands-on experience working in a junior network administrator/ network support technician job role



Course Outline

  • Comparing OSI Model Network Functions
  • Deploying Ethernet Cabling
  • Deploying Ethernet Switching
  • Troubleshooting Ethernet Networks
  • Explaining IPv4 Addressing
  • Supporting IPv4 and IPv6 Networks
  • Configuring and Troubleshooting Routers
  • Explaining Network Topologies and Types
  • Explaining Transport Layer Protocols
  • Explaining Network Services Configuration
  • Explaining Network Applications
  • Ensuring Network Availability
  • Explaining Common Security Concepts
  • Supporting and Troubleshooting Secure Networks
  • Deploying and Troubleshooting Wireless Networks
  • Comparing WAN Links and Remote Access Methods
  • Explaining Organizational and Physical Security Concepts
  • Explaining Disaster Recovery and High Availability Concepts
  • Applying Network Hardening Techniques
  • Summarizing Cloud and Datacenter Architecture


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CompTIA Security+ | SY0-601 exam preparation (accredited training course)

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