QUICK FACTS

Self-paced eLearning course includes 6-months access to online content, all eBooks, supplemental content, and related course materials, as applicable

Tuition: $2,299

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Contact: Call (434) 973-1945 for more information

NETWORK TECHNICIAN (COMPTIA NETWORK+) ONLINE

THE NETWORK TECHNICIAN (COMPTIA NETWORK+) PROFESSION

The Network Technician (CompTIA Network+) program from CATEC provides students with the basic knowledge and skills necessary to become an IT network technician. Students will gain the knowledge and skills necessary to manage, maintain, troubleshoot, install, operate, and configure basic network infrastructure as well as describe networking technologies, understand basic design principles, adhere to wiring standards, and use testing tools. Additional job titles include network technician, network installer, network administrator, help desk technician and IT cable installer. For more information, click here.

THE NETWORK TECHNICIAN (COMPTIA NETWORK+) PROGRAM

The Network Technician (CompTIA Network+) program from CATEC designed to prepare students to function as computer professionals in multiple technical, business, and healthcare settings. Net+ technicians serve many technical support and IT operation roles with job titles such Network Administrator, Network Field Technician, IS Consultant, Help Desk Technician, Network Support Specialist, and Network Analyst. 

EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Students should have or be pursuing a high school diploma or GED.  

  • National certification is available for students who complete this course including CompTIA A+ (Core 1 and Core 2) Certification exams 

DETAILED COURSE TOPICS COVERED

  • Networking Concepts: Understanding the purpose of a variety of networking concepts and implementing them appropriately 

  • Infrastructure: Determine the appropriate cabling, device, and storage technologies for a given situation 

  • Network Operations: Use the best practices to manage the network 

  • Policies: Use best practices to determine policies and ensure business continuity 

  • Physical Security: Understand the various physical security needs for a network and implementing appropriate solutions 

  • Network Security: Understand the common network attacks and securing wired and wireless networks 

  • Network Troubleshooting: Effectively implement network troubleshooting methodologies 

  • Network Tools: Use the appropriate tools to support connectivity and performance 

EACH COURSE INCLUDES

  • 24/7 instructor support and course mentoring 

  • Student and instructor collaboration 

  • Engaging labs, student exercises, course videos and animated simulations 

  • Student pre and post assessments and online performance tracking 

  • National and state certification opportunities 

  • A secure Student Portal which includes: career guidance, resume writing and other career resources 

HOW TO ENROLL

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CONTACT US

For inquiries about our Adult Education and Apprenticeship programs, contact:

  • Emily Thomas, CATEC Adult Education and Apprenticeship Office Associate/Database Administrator, by email or call (434) 973-1945

  • Shannon Tomlin, CATEC Adult Education and Apprenticeship Program Manager, by email or call (434) 973-1945