CompTIA Courses

CompTIA Courses


CompTIA A+ 

This course can provide you the skills necessary to become A+ certified and ready for an entry-level career in the IT industry. In this course, you will acquire the essential skills and information you will need to install, upgrade, repair, configure, troubleshoot, optimize, and perform preventative maintenance of basic personal computer hardware and operating systems.

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Duration

  • Weekdays – 2 Months
  • Weekends – 3 Months

Course Description

New Horizons can provide you the skills necessary to become A+ certified and ready for an entry-level career in the IT industry. CompTIA A+ certification is an internationally recognized, vendor-neutral certification that many employers consider a prerequisite for entry-level IT employment. A+ certification signifies that the individual is capable of performing tasks such as installation, configuration, and troubleshooting of common PC systems as well as basic networking skills.

  • A+ Essentials
  • A+ IT Technician
  • A+ Depot Technician
  • A+ Remote Support Technician

Who’s It For?

A+ Certification training is ideal for anyone interested in a new career in IT or to prove existing knowledge in basic

IT helpdesk support. With A+ certification training at New Horizons, the student will learn:

  • Installation, configuration and maintenance of PC operating systems
  • Maintenance and installation of PC hardware components
  • Troubleshooting and diagnosing skills for PC hardware and software
  • Basic network skills, including networking PCs and troubleshooting networks
  • Basics of PC and networking security

Certificate Earned

  • Candidates must pass the A+ Essentials exam and one additional exam depending on area of specialty.

Career Prospects

  • This course can provide you the skills necessary to become A+ certified and ready for an entry-level career in the IT industry. In this course, you will acquire the essential skills and information you will need to install, upgrade, repair, configure, troubleshoot, optimize, and perform preventative maintenance of basic personal computer hardware and operating systems.

Course Outline

  • Lesson 1: Hardware Fundamentals
    • Computer System Components
    • Storage Devices
    • Device Connections And Interfaces
  • Lesson 2: Operating Systems Fundamental
    • Personal Computer Operating Systems
    • Windows Control Panel Utilities
    • Command Line Tools
    • Windows Security Settings
    • Windows Operating System Tools
  • Lesson 3: Operational Procedures
    • Basic Maintenance Tools And Techniques
    • Electrical Safety
    • Environmental Safety And Materials Handling
    • Professionalism And Communication
  • Lesson 4: Peripheral Components
    • Install And Configure Display Devices
    • Install And Configure Input Devices
    • Install And Configure Expansion Cards Install And Configure Multimedia Devices
  • Lesson 5: Managing System Components Motherboards
    • Cpu And Cooling Systems
    • Select And Install Power Supplies
    • Ram Types And Features
    • Install And Configure Storage Devices
    • Configure The System Bios
  • Lesson 6: Installing And Configuring Operating Systems
    • Implement Virtualization
    • Install Microsoft Windows
    • Windows Upgrades
    • Windows Preventive Maintenance
  • Lesson 7: Customized Client Environments
    • Standard Clients
    • Custom Client Environments
  • Lesson 8: Networking Technologies
    • Physical Network Connections
    • Tcp/Ip
    • Network Connectivity
    • Ports And Protocols
    • Set Up And Configure Windows Networking
    • Networking Tools
  • Lesson 9: Install And Configuring And Maintaining Soho Networks
    • Install And Configure Soho Networks
    • Soho Network Security
  • Lesson 10: Supporting Laptops

CompTIA Network+

CompTIA Network+ certification is a vendor-neutral certification considered by many employers as a prerequisite for entry-level IT employment in the area of IT networks. Network+ certification signifies that the individual is capable of performing tasks such as installation, configuration, and troubleshooting of common networking systems.

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Duration

  • Weekdays – 2 Months
  • Weekends – 3 Months

Course Description

CompTIA Network+ certification training at New Horizons can provide you the skills necessary to become Network+ certified and ready for an entry-level networking career in the IT industry. In this course, students will describe the major networking technologies and systems of modern networks, and be able to configure, manage, and troubleshoot modern networks. This course is intended for entry-level computer support professionals with basic knowledge of computer hardware, software, and operating systems who wish to increase their knowledge and understanding of networking concepts and acquire the required skills to prepare for a career in network support or administration.  CompTIA Network+ certification serves as a solid foundation for other networking and IT certification programs offered by vendors such as Microsoft and Cisco.

Prerequisites

Before pursuing your Network+ training and certification, it is highly recommended to achieve A+ Certification first.

Who’s It For?

Network+ Certification training is considered a solid foundational certification for anyone interested in an IT career or to prove existing knowledge in basic IT networking and network support. With Network+ certification training at New Horizons, the student will learn:

  • Basics of networking theory, concepts and networking methods
  • Basics of networking data delivery
  • Networking media, cabling and hardware
  • Networking protocols and the OSI model
  • Networking Operating Systems
  • TCP/IP fundamentals
  • Basics of PC and networking security

Certificate Earned

  • CompTIA Network+ certification

Career Prospects

  • Network Administrator, Network Technician, Network Installer, Help Desk Technician, IT Cable Installer

Course Outline

  • Lesson 1: Network Theory
  • Lesson 2: Network Communications Methods
  • Lesson 3: Network Data Delivery
  • Lesson 4: Network Media and Hardware
  • Lesson 5: Network Implementations
  • Lesson 6: Networking with TCP/IP
  • Lesson 7: TCP/IP Services
  • Lesson 8: Local Area Network Infrastructure
  • Lesson 9: WAN Infrastructure
  • Lesson 10: Network Security
  • Lesson 11: Remote Networking
  • Lesson 12: Disaster Recovery
  • Lesson 13: Network Data Storage
  • Lesson 14: Network Operating Systems
  • Lesson 15: Network Management
  • Lesson 16: Network Troubleshooting

CompTIA Project+

CompTIA Project+ is an entry level course that certifies the knowledge and skills of professionals in project management. Project+ validates the ability to initiate, manage and support a project or business initiative. And it’s not just for IT technicians; Project+ is designed for any individual who wants to validate project management experience.

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Duration

  • Weekdays – 2 Months
  • Weekends – 3 Months

Course Description

Project management is one of the business world’s most in-demand skill sets, both inside and outside the IT profession. All projects benefit from effective management processes such as defining scope, ensuring communications continuity, and consulting with legal and professional services. The CompTIA Project+ certification validates the communication and business skills you need to lead projects with confidence, complete projects on time and make sure you stay within budget.

 

Certificate Earned

  • CompTIA Project+ Certification

Career Prospects

  • Junior Level Project Managers, Business Development Consultants, Project team leads, Business Analyst.

Course Outline

  • Lesson 1: Exploring Project Management Fundamentals
  • Lesson 2: Performing the Pre-Project Setup
  • Lesson 3: Initiating a Project
  • Lesson 4: Planning Project Strategy
  • Lesson 5: Developing the Project Schedule
  • Lesson 6: Planning Human Resources, Communication, and Quality
  • Lesson 7: Planning Project Risk Management
  • Lesson 8: Planning Project Costs
  • Lesson 9: Planning Project Procurements
  • Lesson 10: Planning for Change Management and Transitions
  • Lesson 11: Managing Project Execution
  • Lesson 12: Managing Project Procurement
  • Lesson 13: Control Project Performance
  • Lesson 14: Monitor and Control the Triple Constraints
  • Lesson 15: Monitoring Project Risks and Procurements
  • Lesson 16: Performing the Project Closure Processes

CompTIA Security+

Security+ is a vendor-neutral security certification program that enables individuals to acquire the initial skills needed to become an Information Security Professional. As a benchmark for best practices in IT security, this certification covers the essential principles for network security and risk management – making it an important stepping stone of an IT security career.

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Duration

  • Weekdays – 1 Month
  • Weekends – 2 Months

Course Description

CompTIA Security+ certification designates knowledgeable professionals in the field of security, one of the fastest-growing fields in IT. CompTIA Security+ is an international, vendor-neutral certification that demonstrates competency in:

  • Network security
  • Compliance and operational security
  • Threats and vulnerabilities
  • Application, data and host security
  • Access control and identity management
  • Cryptography

CompTIA Security+ not only ensures that candidates will apply knowledge of security concepts, tools, and procedures to react to security incidents; it ensures that security personnel are anticipating security risks and guarding against them. The CompTIA Security+ certification is accredited by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and the American National Standards Institute (ANSI).The CompTIA Security+ certification may be kept current through the CompTIA Continuing Education program.

Certificate Earned

  • CompTIA Security +

Career Prospects

  • Candidate job roles include security architect, security engineer, security consultant/specialist, information assurance technician, security administrator, systems administrator, and network administrator.

Course Outline

  • Security Fundamentals
  • Identifying Security Threats and Vulnerabilities
  • Managing Data, Application, and Host Security
  • Implementing Network Security
  • Implementing Access Control, Authentication, and Account Management
  • Managing Certificates
  • Implementing Compliance and Operational Security
  • Risk Management
  • Troubleshooting and Managing Security Incidents
  • Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Planning