What are the objectives of this course?
Networking and internet security continue to grow in importance and this course gives students the ability to understand the key concepts of these exponentially crucial elements of a business. The CIW Network Technology Associate exam (1D0-61C) lasts for 30 minutes and contains 30 questions testing candidates’ knowledge of the content in the modules. To pass the exam, learners will need to achieve a score of 63.33%.
- Essential networking technologies and skills, including TCP/IP, stable network creation, wireless networking and network troubleshooting.
- Various network components and protocols that enable users to share data quickly and easily.
- Various types of transmission media and the ways that network architecture and topologies provide for efficient and secure communication.
- Open Systems Interconnection (OSI) reference model and its relationship to packet creation, plus the OSI model vs. the internet architecture model.
- Functions and features of internetworking server types and the benefits of implementing a Content Management System (CMS).
- Basic hardware and operating system maintenance procedures
- Mobile computing devices and the importance of RFC documents.
- Routing, IP addressing, IP address classes and subnet masks.
- Essential network security concepts, internet-based challenges facing today’s users and methods you can use to secure network and network transmissions, including authentication, encryption, and firewalls.
Who is it intended for?
Anyone who wants to gain a mastery of the core concepts of computer networking and security whilst also having the qualification to prove the knowledge obtained.
There are no pre-requisites for this course.
What marks this course apart?
Once students have taken this course they will be able to function in roles such as network support, support specialist, and network technician.
What happens after requesting information?
Once you have enquired you will be contacted by one of our specialist careers advisors who will be able to provide you with any further information you require.
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Last updated February 17, 2018