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CompTIA A+ Certification

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 to build on your existing knowledge and experience with personal computer hardware and software that you will use on the job. Learn the essential skills you will need 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. Workbook, took kit and exam fees included. 72 hours.

85% attendance required plus successful completion of online assignments. Make-up class time will be scheduled if needed for students, and cost $50 per hour.

Prerequisite: Basic experience with Window 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

Prepare for the CompTIA Network + Exam. This program covers all the 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 to prepare for the exam. Job placement assistance is available and some students may qualify for funding toward the cost of the class. Workbook included and exam fees. 72 hours.

85% attendance required plus successful completion of online assignments. Make-up class time will be scheduled if needed for students, and cost $50 per hour.

Prerequisite: CompTIA A+ or equivalent experience.
Tues & Thurs, Feb 6-May 3, 6:30-9:30 pm, no class Mar 20 & 22
Fee and Code: $1629, XCOMT 013


Cisco CCENT Certification

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. 84 HOURS.

85% attendance required plus successful completion of online assignments. Make-up class time will be scheduled if needed for students, and cost $50 per hour.

Prerequisites: CompTIA Network+ or equivalent experience.
Tues & Thurs, May 15- Aug 23, 6:30-9:30 pm, no class Jul 3 & 5
Fee and Code: $1199, XCOMT 029