With the comprehensive number of networks functioning in all types of organisations and companies, network technicians need IT certification on a mid-level to demonstrate their competence in the fields of networks design, network cabling, setup of network hardware, installation, network support and troubleshooting. The CompTIA Network + Certification is a type of certification for network technicians and proves the competence of its holders in the above mentioned areas. It is an advantage providing proof of the adequate knowledge and skills technicians possessing it have, and it is a benefit that enhances their eligibility when they apply for jobs.
Who is this course for?
The perfect starting place for those interested in a career in networking, the Network+ certification validates competency in networking and introduces candidates to a variety of core technologies used by most businesses in practical.
Required: There are no required prerequisites for Network+ certification.
Recommended: It is recommended for CompTIA Network+ candidates to have the following:
1) CompTIA A+ certification or equivalent knowledge, though
2) CompTIA A+ certification is not required.
3) Have at least 9 to 12 months of work experience in IT networking
Exams & Recommended Training:
Candidates can choose any of the following exam certifications:
Exam Title: CompTIA N+
Exam Code: N10 – 007
The CompTIA Network+ certification ensures that the successful candidate has the important knowledge and skills necessary to:
• Design and implement functional networks
• Configure, manage, and maintain essential network devices
• Use devices such as switches and routers to segment network traffic and create resilient networks
• Identify benefits and drawbacks of existing network configurations
• Implement network security, standards, and protocols
• Troubleshoot network problems
• Support the creation of virtualized networks
S. No Domain % of Exam Covered
1.0 Network Concepts 23%
2.0 Infrastructure 18%
3.0 Network Operations 17%
4.0 Network Security 20%
5.0 Network Troubleshooting and Tools 22%
• Junior Network Administrator
• Computer Technician
• Network Field Support Technician
• Help Desk Technician
• Junior System Engineer
• Remote Support Engineer
• System Engineer
• IS Consultant
• Network Support Specialist
• Network Field Engineer
• Network Analyst
• Computer Networking & Emerging Technologies Instructor
• Education & Training Specialist and Network Technician
Hands on Experience:
We have a work shop where we provide all type of PC, Laptop spare parts to our clients to get experience. Students will get the chance to assemble and disassemble desktop and /Laptop computers under the supervision of our experienced IT support Instructor. Configuring WLAN, Routers, Access Point, Shared Printer Networking etc.
This course will be delivered 3.5 hours a day every week, one full classroom and will run 4 months.
Modes of Course Delivery:
1. Tutor Led learning
2. Blended learning
3. Distance Blended Learning
Modes of Attendance:
1. Part Time
SAAS Part Time full funding is also available for this course.
Our Vendors Neutral Cisco Courses are funded by:
Student Awards Agency for Scotland (SAAS)
Please visit the SAAS website to see your eligibility.
Direct link for funding application form:www.saas.gov.uk/forms_and_guides/part_time.html
Students intending to use a Part Time Fee Grant to fund their studies should apply for this as soon as possible and prior to the start date of their course. When you have completed the application form an ITPT Course/Guidance Adviser from the IT Professional Training is required to complete the relevant section to authorise your application to SAAS within the deadline, if your application is successful you will be sent an award letter which you should then submit to our Finance department to complete payment.
In some cases we do allow students to enrol and wait for the funding to process if the course date is near or gone past so please contact us to discuss this with ITPT administrators.
What ITPT do to help students for SAAS funding application forms?
We help our students in filling forms so don’t worry just make an appointment and pop along, our dedicated course consultants will be happy to assist you accordingly.
Course Tuition Fees: If not applicable for the SAAS Part Time Funding
If any student do not qualify for the SAAS, DWP or SDS funding then they can also self-finance this course. Please contact us for the price and manageable instalments option is available.
There is further discounts if there a group of students or delegates from the company like to attend this course.
How to Apply For the Course and Its Funding:
Step 1 – Funding Eligibility Self Assessment :
Check your funding eligibility here to make sure you are eligible for the funding to study for totally free
Step 2 – Get Registered (Mandatory) :
Registration involves completion of application forms.
To apply and register for this course please book an appointment for course registration. To Book course registration appointment online, follow the link below:
Our appointment hours are Mon – Fri (9-5pm) , In person Drop-in times Mon-Sat (9-5pm).
If you cannot book an appointment and like to apply by Post instead please let us know and we will send you the forms via email.
Please Note: SAAS Application is not acceptable via email and it must be completed and submitted in hard-copy (Paper) format.
For more information:
Phone: 0131 552 5558 – 0131 552 5800