CompTIA Network+ Certification

CompTIA Network+ Certification Course & Boot Camp

Newsflash: SecureNinja's Network+ is now updated with the CompTIA Network+ - N10-007 exam objectives!

SecureNinja's Network+ training and certification boot camp in Washington, DC provides hands-on, instructor led course prepares students to take the Network+ exam. The CompTIA Network+ certification is the sign of a competent networking professional. It is an international, vendor-neutral certification that proves a technician's competency in managing, maintaining, troubleshooting, installing and configuring basic network infrastructure.


The exam covers network technologies, installation and configuration, media and topologies, management, and security. Candidate job roles include network administrator, network technician, network installer, help desk technician and IT cable installer.

Companies such as Dell, HP, Ricoh, Sharp and Xerox recommend or require CompTIA Network+ for their networking technicians. It is a technical prerequisite option for IT technicians seeking to join the Apple Consultants Network, and is recognized by the U.S. Department of Defense.

Although not a prerequisite, it is recommended that CompTIA Network+ candidates have at least nine months of experience in network support or administration or academic training, along with a CompTIA A+ certification.

CompTIA Network+ N10-007 has been updated and reorganized to address the current networking technologies with expanded coverage of several domains by adding:

  • Critical security concepts to helping networking professionals work with security practitioners
  • Key cloud computing best practices and typical service models
  • Coverage of newer hardware and virtualization techniques
  • Concepts to give individuals the combination of skills to keep the network resilient

Topics Covered

Domain 1: Network Technologies

  • Explain the function of common networking protocols.
  • Identify commonly used TCP and UDP default ports.
  • Identify the following address formats: IPv6, IPv4, MAC addressing.

Domain 2: Network Media and Topologies

  • Categorize standard cable types and their properties.
  • Identify common connector types.
  • Identify common physical network topologies.

Domain 3: Network Devices

  • Install, configure, and differentiate between common network devices.
  • Identify the functions of specialized network devices.
  • Explain the advanced features of a switch.
  • Implement a basic wireless network.

Domain 4: Network Management

  • Explain the function of each layer of the OSI model.
  • Identify types of configuration management documentation.

Domain 5: Network Tools

  • Given a scenario, select the appropriate command line interface tool and interpret the output to verify functionality.
  • Explain the purpose of network scanners.
  • Given a scenario, utilize the appropriate hardware tools.   

Domain 6: Network Security

  • Explain the function of hardware and software security devices.
  • Explain common features of a firewall.
  • Explain the methods of network access security.
  • Explain methods of user authentication.
  • Explain issues that affect device security.
  • Identify common security threats and mitigation techniques.

Who Would Benefit

This course is designed for students who have basic understanding of IT concepts ; especially in relation to computer networking infrastructure. This course is an excellent preparation for students who wish not only to be Network+ Certified but who desire to move on towards the higher certifications of CCNA, Security+, MCP, MCSE, MCTS, or MCITP. 

Required Exams  

CompTIA Network+  - N10-007       

Follow-on Courses

  • CompTIA Security+
  • Microsoft MCP / MCTS
  • Microsoft MCSE / MCITP
  • Cisco CCNA


  • Having end-users skills with Microsoft Windows is required.

Course Length

40 hours

Career Track & Roles

  • Help Desk Technician
  • Help Desk Administrator
  • Remote Support Technician
  • Backup Administrator
  • Network Administrator
  • Systems Administrator
  • Systems Engineer
  • Systems Architect
  • Network Security Specialist
  • Information Security Specialist


“Top Notch Instructor, very happy with how the Network+ class was presented” -  Shawn, Andrews Air Force Base

“Excellent Instructor, Very knowledgeable” - Bob,  Andrews Air Force Base

About SecureNinja  

SecureNinja Training is the DC’s Area’s #1 Expert IT Training Center . We are conveniently located in beautiful Historic Old Town Alexandria, VA enhancing your training experience and featuring:

  • Metro Accessibility - Short walk from Metro Blue/Yellow Line (leave the car behind)
  • 4 minute Drive to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport
  • Available Parking
  • World class restaurants and shops at your footsteps
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Network+ Training & Certification Classes Schedule
Aug. 06, 2018 Aug. 10, 2018 Alexandria Mon-Fri OPEN Bootcamp
Aug. 06, 2018 Aug. 10, 2018 Live Online Mon-Fri OPEN Online
Sep. 17, 2018 Sep. 21, 2018 San Diego Mon-Fri OPEN Bootcamp
Oct. 22, 2018 Oct. 26, 2018 Alexandria Mon-Fri OPEN Bootcamp
Oct. 22, 2018 Oct. 26, 2018 Live Online Mon-Fri OPEN Online
Oct. 22, 2018 Oct. 26, 2018 Dulles Mon-Fri OPEN Bootcamp
Nov. 26, 2018 Nov. 30, 2018 Columbia Mon-Fri OPEN Bootcamp
Dec. 03, 2018 Dec. 07, 2018 Alexandria Mon-Fri OPEN Bootcamp
Dec. 03, 2018 Dec. 07, 2018 Live Online Mon-Fri OPEN Online

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