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CompTIA A+ Certification Prep

If you are getting ready for a career as an entry-level help desk professional or personal computer service technician, the CompTIA A+ course will help you build on your existing knowledge and experience with personal computer hardware and software that you will use on the job. Learn the essential skills needed to install, upgrade, repair, configure, troubleshoot, optimize, and perform preventative maintenance of basic personal computer hardware and operating systems. Both hands-on and virtual labs are included along with extra time for test prep exercises so that you are ready for the exam. Resume writing included. Job placement assistance is available and some students may qualify for funding toward the cost of the class. 72 HOURS. 85% attendance required. Make-up time will be scheduled if needed for students, and cost $50 per hour. Workbook, took kit and exam fees included. Prerequisites: Basic experience with Windows and Word.

Sec 1: Sat, Feb 10-May 12, 9 am-3 pm (no class Mar 31)
Sec 2: Sat, Jun 2-Aug 25, 9 am-3:30 pm    
Fee and Code: $1629, XCOMT 015

CompTIA Network+ Certification Prep

Prepare for the CompTIA new Network+ Exam. This program covers all exam objectives including network technologies, installation and configuration. Other topics are network media and topologies, security, and more. Practical examples and comprehensive review questions are used to support your understanding of the subject matter. Students will have access to the Net+ simulator to practice hands-on exercises and extra time for test prep exercises to prepare for the exam. Workbook and exam fees included. 72 hours. 85% attendance required. Make-up time will be scheduled if needed for students, and cost $50 per hour. Prerequisite: CompTIA A+ or equivalent experience.

Tues & Thurs, Feb 20-May 17, 6:30-9:30 pm (no class Mar 20 & 22)
Fee and Code: $1629, XCOMT 013

Cisco CCENT Certification Prep

The Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT; ICND1 100-101) exam is the first step toward the CCNA certification. Topics include router and switch navigation and administration, Ethernet LAN switches, VLANs and trunking, IPv4 and IPv6 addressing and subnetting, operating Cisco routers, learning IPv4 routes with OSPFv2, configuring and verifying host connectivity, subnet design, VLSM, route summarization, IPv4 Access Control Lists (ACL), Network Address Translation (NAT), IPv6 routing, and network troubleshooting. Students will work with interactive simulation software to foster hands-on configuration and troubleshooting skills and to become proficient with all the common Cisco IOS version 15 router and switch commands on the CCENT exam. Job placement assistance is available and some students may qualify for funding toward the cost of the class. Workbooks included. Prerequisite: CompTIA Network+ or equivalent experience. 78 HOURS.

85% attendance required. Make-up time will be scheduled if needed for students, and cost $50 per hour.

Tues & Thurs, May 15-Aug 23, 6:30- 9:30 pm (no class Jul 3 & Jul 5)
Fee and Code: $1199, XCOMT 029

Technology Certificate Training Online

Brookdale Community College, in partnership with ed2go, offers online programs in technology training to provide the skills necessary to acquire professional level positions for many in-demand occupations. Programs are designed by a team of professionals, who work to provide you with an effective web-based learning experience. Instructors/mentors are actively involved in your online learning experience. They respond to any questions or concerns, as well as encourage and motivate you to succeed.

Each program includes a set of lessons and evaluations; grades are a combination of the instructor/mentor’s evaluation of students’ work and computer graded tests. You’ll appreciate the quality as well as the convenience of anytime, anywhere learning! Loans and Payment Plans are available as well as assistance to members of the military community in continuing their education.

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NEW!  CompTIA Cloud+ Certification Training

CompTIA™ Cloud+ Certification Training equips you with the skills needed to understand and execute an Infrastructure as a Service (SaaS) cloud computing model. It covers standard methodologies required to securely implement and maintain cloud technologies. Topics include cloud services and delivery models, virtual machines, virtualization in cloud environments, storage technologies and provisioning in cloud environments. 75 HOURS.
Fee: $1695

Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)

The Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) accreditation is a highly respected certification within the IT industry. Obtaining your CISM certification qualifies you for a position in Risk Management, Security Auditor, Compliance Officer or an executive management position as a CSO, CTO or CIO. In this program, you will learn a variety of topics centering around IT Security and IT security driven policies. Upon completion of this program you will be proficient in data protection, risk assessment and management, life cycle processes and a variety of information security threats. The registration fee for the Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) exam is included with this program. 120 HOURS.
Fee: $1395

Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)

Information Security has become a critical part of virtually every IT organization, and that growth is expected to continue. The demand for information security professionals is equally strong, with a recent report stating “56% of cyber security jobs require CISSP”. The CISSP credential demonstrates in-depth technical knowledge and experience that employers and other industry professionals recognize. Earning the CISSP is considered by many to be a must have for cyber security professionals and for those seeking to specialize in information security. It is also of very high value for IT professionals in other roles who are involved in information security or for those wanting to broaden their skills. Topics include: security and risk management, asset security, security engineering, communications and network security, identity and access management, security assessment and testing, security operations, and software development security. 160 HOURS.
Fee: $1695

Certified Ethical Hacker (Voucher Included)

This program will teach students to master the hacking technologies, students will need to become one, but an ethical one! The accredited course provides the advanced hacking tools and techniques used by hackers and information security professionals alike to break into an organization. This ethical hacking program puts students in the driver’s seat of a hands-on environment with a systematic process. Students will scan, test, hack and secure their own systems. Students will be taught the five phases of ethical hacking and the ways to approach your target and succeed at breaking in every time! The five phases include Reconnaissance, Gaining Access, Enumeration, Maintaining Access, and covering your tracks.
Fee: $2495

Mobile and Desktop Web Developer

Expand your career possibilities by learning Web Development in this online program. Build dynamic websites, and play a key role in increasing client-interaction for any company or business. Create your own websites and work with clients, or improve existing websites to increase their functionality and make them more complex or user-friendly. Knowing both desktop and mobile development technologies will increase your job possibilities exponentially, especially with the increasing use of Smart phones and mobile devices. Learn the latest in-demand technologies for developing websites for both mobile and desktop devices, and gain versatility as a professional web developer. 460 HOURS
Fee: $2995

Other courses include:

  • Digital Arts
  • Forensic Computer Examiner
  • Microsoft Web Developer
  • Search Engine Optimization
  • Video Game Design and Developer and many more

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