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.
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.
The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.