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Location Key: BC=Berkeley Campus; MP=Mount Pleasant Campus; OS=Offsite; PC=Palmer Campus; TC=Thornley Campus (formerly Main Campus)

Days of the Week Key: M=Monday; Tu=Tuesday; W=Wednesday; Th=Thursday; F=Friday; Sa=Saturday; Su=Sunday

A+ Certification

A+ Certification, a testing program sponsored by the Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA), certifies the competency of computer service technicians. To become certified, you must pass two exams: A+ Essentials and A+ Practical Application. Courses cover diagnosing, upgrading, troubleshooting and repairing microcomputer hardware; hardware security; networking operating systems; modes and flow-through.

A+ Essentials
Prepare for the CompTIA A+ 220-901 exam. Topics include diagnosing, upgrading, troubleshooting and repairing microcomputer hardware. Prerequisite: Understanding of Windows and working knowledge of computers Book not included

XIST-600 9645 A+ Essentials Jan. 14-Feb. 25 MW 6-10 p.m. $1,299 TC
XIST-600 10224 A+ Essentials June 10-July 22 MW 8 a.m.-noon $1,299 TC

 

A+ Practical Application
Prepare for the CompTIA A+ 220-902 exam. Topics covered include hardware security, networking operating systems, modes and flow-through. Prerequisite: A+ Essentials Book not included

XIST-601 9412 A+ Practical Application March 4-April 10 MW 6-10 p.m. $1,299 TC
XIST-601 10225 A+ Practical Application July 24-Sept. 4 MW 8 a.m.-noon $1,299 TC

 

 

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Fiber Optics Certifications

TTC offers three different levels of certification preparation classroom courses: Certified Fiber Optics Technician Course (CFOT); Certified Fiber Optics Specialist: Testing and Maintenance (CFOS/T); and Certified Fiber Optics Splicing Specialist (CFOS/S).

• The CFOT introductory course is designed for anyone interested in learning basic fiber optic networking and becoming a Certified Fiber Optics Technician. Students learn how to identify fiber types, recognize various connectors used in fiber installation; and install, terminate, splice, and properly test installed fiber cable to existing standards. This course is a prerequisite for all other fiber optics advanced courses.

XTEL-501 9449 Certified Fiber Optics Technician Course (CFOT) March 18-20 MTuW 8 a.m.-5 p.m. $699 TC
XTEL-501 9450 Certified Fiber Optics Technician Course (CFOT) July 8-10 MTuW 8 a.m.-5 p.m. $699 TC

• The CFOS/S course explains the importance of high performance splicing and further details the points necessary to achieve these splices.

XTEL-502 9499 Certified Fiber Optics Splicing Specialist (CFOS/S) March 23-24 SaSu 8 a.m.-5 p.m. $675 TC
XTEL-502 9500 Certified Fiber Optics Splicing Specialist (CFOS/S) July 13-14 SaSu 8 a.m.-5 p.m. $675 TC

• The CFOS/T course explains the variety of testing standards, equipment and technological approaches used in fiber network testing and splicing and how to choose among them.

XTEL-503 9493 Certified Fiber Optics Specialist: March 21-22 ThF 8 a.m.-5 p.m. $675 TC
Testing and Maintenance (CFOS/T)
XTEL-503 9494 Certified Fiber Optics Specialist: July 11-12 ThF 8 a.m.-5 p.m. $675 TC
Testing and Maintenance (CFOS/T)

 

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ICND1: Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices Part 1 – CCNA

This course covers the ICND1 core competencies. This first Cisco CCNA certification boot camp course covers the knowledge and skills related to networking fundamentals, LAN/WAN switching technologies, IPv4 and IPv6 routing technologies, infrastructure services, NAT basics, and enhancing network security and infrastructure maintenance. Books not included.


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ICND2: Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices Part 2 – CCNA

This course covers the ICND2 core competencies. This second Cisco CCNA certification boot camp course covers managing VLANs on Cisco switches, STP and Ether Channels; describing the mechanisms used to mitigate network threats; configuring infrastructure services, QoS concepts and techniques to manage congestion; performing infrastructure maintenance; managing devices using AAA with the TACACS+ and RADIUS protocols; describing the basics of network programmability, features of WAN technologies, and managing routing protocols. Books not included.


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Network+ Certification

Prepare for the Network+ Certification N10005 CompTIA Exam. This course covers network fundamentals, building a network with OSI, hardware concepts, Ethernet basics, modern Ethernet, non-Ethernet networks, network interface cards, structured cabling, protocols, TCP/IP and network operating systems. Book not included

XIST-602 9574 Network+ Certification April 15-June 3 MW 6-10 p.m. $1,299 TC

 

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Security+ Certification

Prepare for the CompTIA Security+ certification exam. This course covers industry-wide topics including communication security, infrastructure security, cryptography, access control, authentication, external attack, and operational and organization security. Book not included

XIST-603 9598 Security+ Certification June 18-July 23 TuTh 6-10 p.m. $1,499 TC

 

 

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