Network Security
CompTIA ITF+ Certification

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This security network program is designed to teach students the core concepts and applications of network security based on current industry uses. In the network security program, students perform hands-on functions utilizing examples that simulate actual network security operations. Students learn security controls, strategies for securing software, preventing viruses and other malicious code, identifying security flaws in networks, internet security, terminology, internal and external security protocols, and identifying levels of risk and risk mitigation.

What You Will Learn

IT CONCEPTS & TERMINOLOGY

Comprehend notational systems, illustrate the basics of computing and explain the value of data and troubleshooting

APPLICATIONS & SOFTWARE

Manage applications software, understand the various components of an operating system and explain the purpose of methods of application architecture

DATABASE FUNDAMENTALS

Able to explain database concepts, structures, and purpose, as well as understands methods used to interface

INFRASTRUCTURE

Know how to set up and install common peripheral devices to a laptop/PC or secure a basic wireless network

SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT

Comprehend programming language categories, interpret logic, and understand the purpose of programming concepts

SECURITY

Understand confidentiality, integrity, and availability concerns of secure devices and best practice methods

Employment After Completion

 IT Support Specialist

 

IT Support Technician

 

Tier I / II HelpDesk Technician

 

Security Analyst I