Network Technician Program

A+, Network+, Security +, MCSA Server 2016 , MCSE Cloud Platform & Infrastructure

Certificate of Completion
360 Clock Hours
18 Weeks

Overview

The objective of this program is to combine the skills learned through the A+ Computer Technician, Network Professional (+) and the Microsoft MCSA/MCSE Program. Graduates will demonstrate the ability to: Build, repair and upgrade personal computers; employ a working understanding of different network standards and the advantages and disadvantages of each; use networking tools and utilities to troubleshoot common network infrastructure issues; implement, manage, maintain, and provision services and infrastructure in a Windows Server 2016 environment, and configure services necessary to deploy, manage and maintain a Windows Server 2016 infrastructure, such as advanced networking services, Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS), identity management, rights management, Federated services, network load balancing, failover clustering, business continuity and disaster recovery. Students successfully completing The Network Technician Program will have the knowledge and ability to perform the job of an entry-level administrator of a Windows Server 2012/2016 local area network.

Program Description

The objective of this program is to combine the skills learned through the A+ Computer Technician, Network Professional (+) and Level I of the Microsoft MCSA/MCSE Programs. Graduates will demonstrate the ability to: Build, repair and upgrade personal computers; employ a working understanding of different network standards and the advantages and disadvantages of each; use networking tools and utilities to troubleshoot common network infrastructure issues; implement, manage, maintain, and provision services and infrastructure in a Windows Server 2016 environment, and configure services necessary to deploy, manage and maintain a Windows Server 2016 infrastructure, such as advanced networking services, Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS), identity management, rights management, Federated services, network load balancing, failover clustering, business continuity and disaster recovery. Students successfully completing The Network Technician Program will have the knowledge and ability to perform the job of an entry-level administrator of a Windows Server 2012/2016 local area network.

Note: For this program, the graduate must sit for and pass the following exams in order to become certified:

CompTIA Exams:

  • Exam 220-901: CompTIA A+ Exam 1
  • Exam 220-902: CompTIA A+ Exam 2
  • Exam N10-007: CompTIA Network+ Exam
  • Exam SY0-501 CompTIA Security+ Exam

Microsoft Exams:

  • Exam: 70-740 MCSA: Installation, Storage, and Computer with Windows Server 2016
  • Exam: 70-741 MCSA: Networking with Windows Server 2016
  • Exam: 70-742 MCSA: Identify with Windows Server 2016
  • Exam: 70-744 MCSE: Securing with Windows Server 2016

Course Outline

Comptia A+ / Network + Essentials (6 weeks):
Comptia A+ / Network + Essentials

Microsoft MCSA Server (6 weeks):
MCSA Windows Server

Microsoft Windows MCSE Server Security / Security + (6 weeks):
Microsoft Windows MCSE Cloud Platform & Server Security
CompTIA Security +