The CompTIA Network+ (Exam N10-006) course builds on your students' existing
user-level knowledge and experience with personal computer operating
networks to present the fundamental skills and concepts that you
will need to use on the job in any type of networking career. If the student is
CompTIA technical certification path, the CompTIA A+ certification
is an excellent first step to take before preparing for the CompTIA
The CompTIA Network+ (Exam N10-006) course can benefit your students in two
ways. It can assist if they are preparing to take the CompTIA
(Exam N10-006). Also, if their job duties include network
troubleshooting, installation, or maintenance, or if they are preparing
for any type of
network-related career, it provides the background knowledge and
skills they will require to be successful.
In this course, learners will describe the major networking technologies
and systems of modern networks, and be able to configure, manage, and
modern networks. Students will:
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.
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). A typical student taking the CompTIA
N10-006) course should have a minimum of nine months of professional
computer support experience as a PC or help desk technician. Networking
helpful but not mandatory; A+ certification or equivalent skills and
knowledge is helpful but not mandatory.