- Instructor: Arron Garcia
- Duration: 527 hours
The Networking Specialist Certificate is designed for students who are interested in acquiring the skills and knowledge necessary to work in the fields of IT and networking specialists and to pass the CompTIA A+ and CompTIA Security + certification exam. Students will receive hands on competency-based instruction geared towards entry-level employment in the IT and networking industries. On completion of the program, students will have the skills required for IT and networking careers in industries including healthcare, financial services, fashion, and entertainment, and for continued credentialing in Cisco Networking Systems and/or degree programs such as IT, engineering, math, and science.
Students taking this course should be familiar with personal computers, the use of a keyboard and a mouse. Furthermore, this course assumes that you have completed one of the following courses:
- Windows 7: Basic
- Windows 10: Basic
Must have: High School Diploma or High School Equivalency
Must score: 10 or higher in CASAS
- Describe various troubleshooting methodologies
- Use basic Windows interface tools
- Identify various motherboards and CPUs
- Configure the PC’s BIOS and boot the computer
- Examine the settings for buses
- Identify various types of expansion cards
- Attach peripheral devices
- Connect video output and image input devices
- Install and configure a local printer
- Identify various network connection types
- Configure a TCP/IP client
- Provide IT support for portable computers
- Monitor and manage the Windows operating system
- Troubleshoot system startup problems
- And more
Ideal Institute of Technology will provide a one-time voucher for student to take CompTIA A+ Essentials, exam code 220-1001; and CompTIA A+ Practical Application, exam code 220-1002 and
Security + SY0-501 certification.
Student will have access to all necessary equipment and supplies such as Desktops, Laptops, Multimeter, Screw Drivers and other tools to work with computers for the duration of the course.
Student will have full access to our Learning Management System (LMS) portal, Google Classroom and Live Webinars. We will be providing resources in the form of PowerPoints, video tutorials, quizzes, assessments and much more.
After successful completion of Apple tech certification program and obtaining certification(s), A Job Readiness program and a free Resume Building Workshop will be offered to student through Ideal Career Centre, to prepare students for their job search.
Upon successful completion of the course and certification, student will get 100% job placement assistance through Ideal Career Centre.
Many IT careers are Help-Desk or support positions, Network Specialists, Computer Hardware and support specialists, IT Technicians. Common duties include monitoring networks, documenting network problems, and providing technical support for company personnel.