Develop fundamental networking skills including an understanding of network hardware, installation, security, and troubleshooting in a corporate environment. Through classroom and hands-on activities, learn how computers exchange information and how the Internet functions. In addition, this class will help students gain the skills required for the nationally recognized CompTIA Network+ certification exam.
A. demonstrate a basic knowledge of networking terms used in the field;
B. configure basic networking on a windows-based platform;
C. recognize and correct common networking problems; and
D. demonstrate an understanding of basic network security.
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.