Center for Continuing Studies

CompTIA™ Certification Training: A+, Network+, Security+

a man smiling in front of two computer monitors


Prepare for CompTIA™ A+, Network+ and Security+ Certification (Vouchers Included)

The Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA™) is considered the world's leading technology association. Since its founding in 1982, CompTIA™ has set standards for certification in IT support, from hardware and devices to networks and cybersecurity. This 100% online course will help you gain the knowledge and skills you need to launch an IT career via the CompTIA's™ A+, Network+ and Security+ certifications.

certification logos for CompTIA™

Enroll Now


Job Outlook for CompTIA™ Certified Professionals

  • Computer and information technology (IT) support specialists are in demand. Nearly every organization that uses computers and computing devices needs user and technology support. The US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) expects computer support jobs to grow 10% between now and 2027, twice the rate of overall job growth.
  • BLS data indicates that computer support specialists earn $54,760 per year or $26.33 per hour on average.
  • CompTIA's™ commitment to mobile device support suggests strong continued demand for its certificate holders. According to the BLS analysis, as organizations upgrade their devices, networks and security, demand for support professionals will continue to grow.


CompTIA™ A+, Network+ and Security+ Certification FAQs

What is the difference between the A+, Network+ and Security+ certifications?

What jobs can CompTIA™ certificate holders get?

What job titles does CompTIA™ A+ include?

What job titles does CompTIA™ Network+ include?

What job titles does CompTIA™ Security+ include?


Course Objectives

  • Learn the fundamentals of IT
  • Discover how to build and manage a data network
  • Understand how to troubleshoot networking issues
  • Learn about routing and switching, risk assessment, and data recovery
  • Practice concepts that will prepare for CompTIA™ A+, Security+, and Network+ certifications
  • Prepare to take and pass CompTIA™ A+, Security+, and Network+ certification exam processes

Enroll Now


Prerequisites and Requirements

There are no prerequisites prior to taking this course. You should have a basic understanding of computer systems and networks.



  • CompTIA™ A+ 220-1001
    • Hardware, networking and mobile
  • CompTIA™ A+ 220-1002
    • Security and troubleshooting for Windows, Mac, and Linux
  • CompTIA™ Network+ N10-007
    • Foundations of networking and infrastructure; virtualization and the cloud, subnets, and VLANs
  • CompTIA™ Security+ SY0-501
    • Securing networks from attacks; business continuity and risk mitigation



David Grimes

David Grimes has more than 10 years of management and leadership experience in the private and non-profit sectors. Grimes is passionate about technology and education, having worked as academic dean, student services director, technology coordinator, teacher, consultant, and technology columnist. He holds a Master of Education and a Bachelor of Science from Ohio State University, both in Technology Education.


Registration and Enrollment

This course is 100% online. Start anytime.

Enroll Now

Connect with SCSU