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CompTIA Network+ IT Training

Our CompTIA Network+ course is designed to provide network technicians and support staff with the foundation-level skills they need to install, operate, manage, maintain, and troubleshoot a corporate network.

This course prepares students for CompTIA’s Network+ certification, an ISO-17024 compliant, vendor-neutral technology certification that verifies the certified individual has the skills and knowledge needed to take on a pivotal role in building, managing, and protecting the critical asset that is the data network.

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Prerequisites for CompTIA Network+ Training

While there are no prerequisites for this course, CompTIA A+ is helpful.

Are you looking to begin a career in Information Technology?

Start by learning networking, basic network security, and network support in our CompTIA Network+ training course. Networking certifications add value during your job hunt by validating your skills. No prerequisites are required for this class.

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Course at a Glance


5 Days


CompTIA Network+


Entry level with no prerequisites


This course is available at any LQ campus


This course is eligible for VA tuition benefits


See What You'll Learn

CompTIA Network+ Course Objectives
  • Identify the basic components of network theory
  • Identify the major network communications methods and network data delivery methods
  • List and describe network media and hardware components
  • Identify the major types of network implementations and the components of a TCP/IP network implementation
  • List the major services deployed on TCP/IP networks
  • Identify characteristics of a variety of network protocols
  • Identify the components of a LAN, WAN, and remote network implementation
  • Identify major issues and technologies in network security and in disaster recovery
  • Identify major data storage technologies and implementations
  • Identify the primary network operating systems
  • Identify major issues, models, tools, and techniques in network troubleshooting
Unit 1-3: Networking Basics, Networking Ports and Protocols, & Routing and Switching
  • Unit 1: Networking Basics
    • Topic A: The OSI and TCP/IP models
    • Topic B: The OSI model and network components
  • Unit 2: Networking Ports and Protocols
    • Topic A: Common networking protocols
    • Topic B: The domain name system
    • Topic C: Dynamic host configuration protocol
    • Topic D: Common TCP and UDP ports
    • Topic E: IP addressing
  • Unit 3: Routing and Switching
    • Topic A: Routing
    • Topic B: Installing routers and switches
Unit 4-6: Networking Technologies, Media and Connectors, & SOHO Networking
  • Unit 4: Networking Technologies
    • Topic A: Network topologies
    • Topic B: LAN technologies
    • Topic C: WAN technologies
    • Topic D: Virtual networks
  • Unit 5: Media and Connectors
    • Topic A: Standard media types
    • Topic B: Standard connector types
    • Topic C: Wiring distribution components
  • Unit 6: SOHO Networking
    • Topic A: Implementing a SOHO network
Unit 7-9: Wireless Networking, Monitoring and Optimization, & Network Access
  • Unit 7: Wireless Networking
    • Topic A: Wireless standards
    • Topic B: Installing and configuring wireless networks
    • Topic C: Implementing wireless security
  • Unit 8: Monitoring and Optimization
    • Topic A: Network hardware tools
    • Topic B: Network software tools
    • Topic C: Monitoring and analyzing network traffic
    • Topic D: Optimizing network performance
    • Topic E: Network appliances
  • Unit 9: Network Access
    • Topic A: Network access security methods
    • Topic B: User authentication
Unit 10 & 11: Network Security & Troubleshooting
  • Unit 10: Network Security
    • Topic A: Network security threats
    • Topic B: Threat mitigation
    • Topic C: Network security appliances and methods
    • Topic D: Installing and configuring a firewall
  • Unit 11: Troubleshooting
    • Topic A: Troubleshooting methodology
    • Topic B: Management documentation
    • Topic C: Troubleshooting physical connectivity problems
    • Topic D: Troubleshooting routers and switches
    • Topic E: Troubleshooting wireless network problems

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Job Outlook

Individuals who complete the CompTIA Network+ training and certification qualify for the following job roles:

Network Technician, Network Engineer Programmer, Systems Administrator, Network Administrator, Network Architect, and similar roles.

  • Median national Network Administrator salary range: $73,250 – $123,250*
CompTIA Network+ Certification Training

*Robert Half 2018 Technology & IT Salary Guide

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  • Feb 24 - Feb 28, 2020
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Since I've been certified, I've gotten a job offer for every IT position I've applied for.

- Marcus Mingo

LeaderQuest Graduate, CompTIA Security+, EC-Council CEH, and CND-Certified

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Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Adult and Dislocated Worker Program:
This program provides government funding for employment and training services. WIOA aids eligible adults and dislocated workers in both finding and qualifying for meaningful employment.

Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA):
TAA is a federally funded employment program. It provides benefits to workers who lose their jobs or had their hours reduced as a result of foreign trade. Benefits may include training, job search allowances, relocation allowances, and other reemployment services.


Veteran Employment Through Technology Education Courses (VET TEC)
VET TEC is a new tuition and housing assistance program designed to help veterans get short term technology training without using their GI Bill® benefits. If you’re a military veteran with at least one day of unexpired GI Bill® entitlement, you may be eligible, subject to approval by LeaderQuest. Learn more about VET TEC and whether this program is right for you.

Post 9/11 GI Bill® Education Program:
The Post 9/11 GI Bill® is an education benefit program for Active Duty, Selected Reserve, and National Guard service members who served on active duty after September 10, 2001.

Veterans Workforce Investment Program (VWIP):
VWIP provides resources for the training necessary to prepare eligible veterans for meaningful employment within the labor force.

The Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment (VR&E) VetSuccess Program:
The VR&E VetSuccess program, also known as Voc-Rehab or Chapter 31, offers disabled vets counseling, training, education and other services needed to prepare for, find, and keep suitable jobs.

Military Spouse Career Advancement Accounts (MyCAA):
MyCAA provides up to $4,000 (over 2 years) of Financial Assistance for military spouses who are pursuing degree programs, licenses or credentials leading to employment in portable career fields.

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LeaderQuest IT Impact Scholarship
LeaderQuest’s core purpose is to create meaningful outcomes that impact lives. The LeaderQuest IT Impact Scholarship was launched in 2019 to help us further fulfill that mission. Learn more and view application.


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