CompTIA Network+ (CT8734)

The CompTIA Network+ five-day training is designed for network technicians and support personnel, providing basic knowledge of network installation, operation, management, and diagnostics. This is a preparatory course for the CompTIA Network + exam.

Attend our CompTIA official courses at our physical locations (Toronto, Ottawa, and Montreal), on-site (private training) or live online (virtual classroom).

Special pricing can be applied upon registration (multiple participants from your company, government sector, non profit organizations, etc.) - contact us to learn more.

Public class

Toronto
 
09.03.2020
2945 $
 
English
Ottawa
 
09.03.2020
2945 $
 
English
Montreal
 
09.03.2020
2945 $
 
English
Virtual classroom
 
09.03.2020
2945 $
 
English
Toronto
 
17.08.2020
2945 $
 
English
Ottawa
 
17.08.2020
2945 $
 
English
Montreal
 
17.08.2020
2945 $
 
English
Virtual classroom
 
17.08.2020
2945 $
 
English
2945$
Duration: 
5 days / 35 hours

Private class

At your premises
5 days / 35 hours
Price on request
English or French
Training plan: 

Module 1: Local Area Networks

  • Topologies and the OSI Model
  • Key Features of Networks Network Topologies
  • The OSI Model
  • Ethernet
  • Transmission Media
  • Media Access Control Broadcast Domains Ethernet Frames
  • Ethernet Deployment Standards MAC Addressing
  • Address Resolution Protocol (ARP) Packet Sniffers
  • Hubs, Bridges, and Switches
  • Hubs and Bridges Switches
  • Switch Interface Configuration Spanning Tree Protocol (STP)
  • Power over Ethernet (PoE)
  • Infrastructure and Design
  • Network Infrastructure Implementations
  • Planning an Enterprise Campus Network
  • Network Hierarchy and Distributed Switching
  • Software Defined Networking
  • Planning a SOHO Network TCP/IP Protocol Suite
  • Policies and Best Practices
  • Procedures and Standards
  • Safety Procedures
  • Incident Response Policies Security and Data Policies
  • Password Policy 
  • Employee Policies

Module 2: IP Addressing

  • Internet Protocol
  • IPv4
  • IPv4 Address Structure Subnet Masks
  • IP Routing Basics ipconfig/ifconfig ICMP and ping
  • IPv4 Addressing
  • Broadcast, Multicast, and Unicast Classful Addressing
  • Public versus Private Addressing Subnetting and Classless Addressing Planning an IPv4 Addressing Scheme Public Internet Addressing
  • Variable Length Subnet Masks (VLSM)
  • IPv6 Addressing
  • IPv6 Address Format
  • IPv6 Addressing Schemes
  • IPv6 Address Autoconfiguration Migrating to IPv6
  • DHCP and APIPA
  • IPv4 Address Autoconfiguration Configuring DHCP
  • DHCPv6

Module 3: Internetworking

  • Routing
  • Routing Basics
  • Routing Algorithms and Metrics
  • Dynamic Routing Protocols
  • Administrative Distance and Route Redistribution
  • IPv4 and IPv6 Internet Routing
  • High Availability Routing
  • Installing and Configuring Routers
  • Routing Troubleshooting Tools
  • TCP and UDP
  • Transmission Control Protocol (TCP)
  • User Datagram Protocol (UDP)
  • TCP and UDP Ports
  • Port Scanners Protocol Analyzers
  • Name Resolution and IPAM
  • Host Names and FQDNs
  • Domain Name System
  • Configuring DNS Servers
  • Resource Records 
  • Name Resolution Tools
  • IP Address Management (IPAM)
  • Monitoring and Scanning
  • Performance Monitoring
  • Network Monitoring Utilities
  • Logs and Event Management
  • Simple Network Management Protocol
  • Analyzing Performance Metrics
  • Patch Management
  • Vulnerability Scanning
  • Network Troubleshooting
  • Troubleshooting Procedures
  • Troubleshooting Hardware Failure Issues
  • Troubleshooting Addressing Issues
  • Troubleshooting DHCP Issues
  • Troubleshooting Name Resolution
  • Troubleshooting Services

Module 4: Applications and Security

  • Applications and Services
  • TCP/IP Services
  • HTTP and Web Servers
  • SSL/TLS and HTTPS Email (SMTP/POP/IMAP)
  • Voice Services (VoIP and VTC)
  • Real-time Services Protocols
  • Quality of Service
  • Traffic Shaping
  • Bottlenecks and Load Balancing
  • Multilayer Switches
  • Virtualization, SAN, and Cloud Services
  • Virtualization Technologies
  • Network Storage Types
  • Fibre Channel and InfiniBand iSCSI
  • Cloud Computing
  • Configuring Cloud Connectivity
  • Network Security Design
  • Security Basics
  • Common Networking Attacks
  • Network Segmentation and DMZ
  • Virtual LANs (VLAN)
  • VLAN Trunks
  • Network Address Translation (NAT)
  • Device and Service Hardening
  • Honeypots and Penetration Tests
  • Network Security Appliances
  • Basic Firewalls
  • Stateful Firewalls
  • Deploying a Firewall
  • Configuring a Firewall
  • Deploying a Proxy
  • Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS)
  • Denial of Service
  • Authentication and Endpoint Security
  • Authentication and Access Controls
  • Social Engineering
  • Authentication Technologies
  • PKI and Digital Certificates
  • Local Authentication
  • RADIUS and TACACS+
  • Directory Services Endpoint Security
  • Network Access Control

Module 5: Operations and Infrastructure

  • Network Site Management
  • Network Cabling Solutions
  • Distribution Frames
  • Change and Configuration Management
  • Network Documentation and Diagrams Labeling
  • Physical Security Devices
  • Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery
  • Network Link Management
  • Power Management
  • Backup Management
  • Installing Cabled Networks
  • Twisted Pair Cable (UTP/STP/ScTP)
  • Twisted Pair Connectors
  • Wiring Tools and Techniques
  • Cable Testing Tools
  • Troubleshooting Wired Connectivity
  • Other Copper Cable Types
  • Fiber Optic Cable and Connectors
  • Transceivers and Media Converters
  • Installing Wireless Networks
  • Wireless Standards (IEEE 802.11)
  • Wireless Network Topologies Wireless Site Design
  • Troubleshooting Wireless Connectivity
  • Wireless Security
  • Wi-Fi Authentication
  • Extensible Authentication Protocol
  • Troubleshooting Wireless Security
  • Wireless Controllers
  • Installing WAN Links
  • Wide Area Networks (WAN) Telecommunications Networks
  • Modern Telecommunications Networks
  • Local Loop Services
  • Installing WAN Links
  • Wireless WAN Services
  • Internet of Things
  • Configuring Remote Access
  • Remote Access Services (RAS)
  • MPLS and PPP
  • SIP Trunks
  • Virtual Private Networks (VPN)
  • SSL/TLS/DTLS VPN
  • IPsec
  • Internet Key Exchange/ISAKMP
  • Remote Access Servers
  • Remote Administration Tools
  • Managing Network Appliances
  • Remote File Access
Exclusives: 
  • One year access to the class recording
  • Course material accessible in electronic format
  • Questions for practice on the exam
  • Exam voucher included
  • Certificate of attendance
Prerequisites: 

It is recommended that you have knowledge equivalent to A + training / certification, as well as a user experience with Windows XP or higher.