Training staff must have the required education and experience to appropriately teach the program content. Examples of education and experience include, but are not limited to, certificates and/or degrees from postsecondary institutions; certifications from industry-recognized agencies, and practical work experience in, or in a field closely related to, the career fields the program prepares students to enter. MedCerts confirms each training staff member’s academic background and work experience to ensure they are qualified to teach in the program.
This program is designed to help students prepare for the Security+ and the Network+ examinations administered by CompTIA. This dual certification program provides an IT professional with the knowledge, experience, and confidence to succeed in a new career or to allow for advancement/promotion within a current place of employment. Enrolled students should have a basic knowledge of computer hardware and operating systems. Students will learn to implement and monitor security on networks, applications, and operating systems as well as how to respond to security breaches. Students gain experience that will help in their pursuit of a career as an IT Specialist, Tech Support Administrator, Network Installer, Security Consultant, or Network Administrator.
High school diploma or GED, & CompTIA A+ Certification or two years of experience in IT administration with a security focus.Web browser with internet connection, course registration and payment.
This program has open enrollment.