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CompTIA Academy

Global Information Technologies Management


 

Computer Repair Technician

CompTIA A+ (Computer Repair Technician) - 80 Hours

The Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) A+ Certification has become the industry standard for skills needed by computer repair technicians and support professionals in today’s fast-paced information technology environment. In addition to classroom instruction time, students will repair and replace hardware, install and troubleshoot software, and observe and diagnose real-world computer problems hands-on. Our students are prepared not only to pass the A+ certification exam, but are also equipped to start careers as information technology professionals.  Total instruction time is 80 hours of hands-on training.  Classes will be conducted on the Palo Alto College campus.    

Course prices are all inclusive! That means in addition to tuition, your course fee includes: textbooks, toolkit, access to a practice test bank, and test vouchers for the actual A+ exams.

 Cost: $2,200.00

The 2014 training class schedule is a follows:


Course/CRN Dates Day Time Payment Deadline
ITSC 1025  6/2 - 8/6 MW 5:30-9:30pm 5/26/2014
ITSC 1025 7/8 - 9/11 TR 8:30am-12:30pm 7/1/2014
ITSC 1025 9/15 - 11/24 MW 8:30am-12:30pm 9/8/2014
ITSC 1025 10/7 - 12/18 TR 5:30-9:30pm 9/30/2014

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CompTIA NET+ (Computer Network Technician) - 40 Hours

 

In the Network+ certification training program, students will learn to identify and define terminology, hardware, and software components of computer networks; utilize equipment, protocols, and topologies to differentiate between various network systems; demonstrate skills in installing network hardware, software, and cable; troubleshooting network connectivity; configure network protocol; and install and configure network client software. This class prepares individuals to pass the CompTIA Network+ certification exam. CompTIA recommends students attempting the Network+ certification have their A+ certification and at least 6 months in a networking environment. 40 Hrs.    


 Course prices are all inclusive! That means in addition to tuition, your course fee includes: textbooks, toolkit, access to a practice test bank, and test vouchers for the actual A+ exams. 

 Cost: $1,100.00

 

The 2014 training class schedule is a follows:

 

 

 

Course/CRN Dates Day Time Payment Deadline
ITNW 2051  6/3 - 8/12 TR 6-8pm 5/27/2014
ITNW 2051 8/2 - 11/11 S 9am-1pm 7/26/2014
ITNW 2051 9/9 - 11/13 TR 2-4pm 9/2/2014
ITNW 2051 10/6 - 12/17 MW 6-8pm 9/29/2014

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CompTIA SEC+ (Computer Security Technician) - 80 Hours

Students will begin with general computer network and security concepts and will move on to cryptography, virtual private networking and other advanced security topics. Students will also be introduced to cutting-edge tools and techniques for securing computer networks of all sizes. Although not a prerequisite, it is recommended that CompTIA Security+ candidates have at least two years of on-the-job networking experience, with an emphasis on security. 80 Hrs.   


 Course prices are all inclusive! That means in addition to tuition, your course fee includes: textbooks, toolkit, access to a practice test bank, and test vouchers for the actual A+ exams.

 Cost: $2,200.00

The 2014 training class schedule is a follows:

Course/CRN Dates Day Time Payment Deadline
CPMT 2050 6/4 - 8/14 WR 1-5pm 5/28/2014
CPMT 2050  7/8 - 9/11 TR 6-10pm 7/1/2014
CPMT 2050 10/6 - 12/17 MW 2-6pm 9/29/2014

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CompTIA A+, Network+ and Security+ are approved certifications under U.S. Department of Defense Directive 8570.1

CompTIA A+ Certification testing consists of two exams: the A+ Essentials test (220-801) and the A+ Practical Application (220-802).

To learn additional information about CompTIA visit www.comptia.org.

For further program information, please call (210) 486-3404

Contact Information

Location:
Executive Offices (EO-100)

Phone:
210-486-3400

Fax:
210-486-9169


Hours of Operation

Monday
8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday - Friday
8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.

 

Summer Hours of Operation

(June 2 - August 1, 2014)
Monday - Thursday
8:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Friday
Closed

 

Registration Information

Registration Location:
Executive Offices (EO-100)

Registration Hours:
Monday
8:00 a.m.- 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.