CompTIA Network+

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Type
Professional / Short Course
Duration
10 Weeks x 1 Evenings (6.30pm – 9.30pm)
Validated by
CTN: CompTIA Network+
Mode
Part-Time
Campus
Dublin
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Course Overview

Validate your knowledge and skills as an IT and Networking Technician

This course is an international, vendor-neutral certification that recognises a technician's abilities in essential skills for example to install, configure and troubleshoot basic networking hardware, protocols and services.

This course focuses on the development of professional skills and does not sit on the national framework; however, it leads to a Griffith College award.

Why Study CompTIA Network+ at Griffith College?

The CompTIA Network+ certification is conducted on a part-time evening basis over a 10-week period. This course is designed to start or advance your networking career and is popular with individuals looking to become Network Administrators, or to validate knowledge of networking by becoming certified.

  • You will prove your ability to perform tasks such as installation, configuration, diagnosing, preventive maintenance and basic networking.
  • You will gain a firm understanding of key topics such as security, safety and environmental issues, and communication and professionalism.
  • You will develop essential skills in installing, configuring and troubleshooting basic networking hardware, protocols and services.
  • The CompTIA Network+ qualification is endorsed by Microsoft, Novell, Cisco, Compaq, and Lotus, among other leading vendors.
  • Option to further your studies in this area by progressing to our CompTIA Security+ course.

Intake Dates

We run two intakes for this course commencing in Spring and Autumn.

  • March 2023*
  • October 2023*

*subject to sufficient numbers

Please see the timetable section for course dates.

Course Details

The aim of this course is to help to prepare you for CompTIA's Network+ Certification exam. Network+ Certification has been created as a benchmark for local area networking installation and support.

Subjects:

  • Network Fundamentals and Operating Systems
  • Network Media
  • Network Devices
  • Wireless Technologies
  • The OSI Model
  • TCP/IP Fundamentals
  • TCP/IP Configuration and Utilities
  • Network and Remote Access Service
  • Network Infrastructure and Security
  • Fault Management and Disaster Recovery
  • Troubleshooting

Course contacts

If you have any questions please get in touch with us at [email protected] or 01 415 0429.

Timetables

​This course is scheduled to commence on Monday, 13th March 2023 at Griffith College Dublin Main Campus, South Circular Road, Dublin 8.

This part-time evening course will run one evening per week from 6.30 pm - 9.30 pm over 10 weeks, course dates outlined below.​

Year 2023

  • Mar: 13, 20, 27
  • Apr: 03, 17, 24
  • May: 08, 15, 22, 29

Contact [email protected] for further information.

Entry Requirements

Mature Students -

If you are 23 years or over from the 1st January of this year, you can apply for this course directly using the College’s online application form.

Under 23 Years -

Old Leaving Cert (Pre 2017)

5 Ordinary Level D3s (subjects to include a language, English, Irish or other language) or equivalent exam taken.

New Leaving Cert

5 O6/H7 grades, to include a language (English, Irish or other language).

Successful completion of CompTIA A+ certification.

 

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Entry Requirements

Successful completion of CompTIA A+ certification.

How to Apply

Directly to Griffith College Short Courses Department

Applicants under 23 years of age:

Old Leaving Cert (Pre 2017)

5 Ordinary Level D3s (subjects to include a language, English, Irish or another language) or equivalent exam taken.

New Leaving Cert

5 O6/H7 grades, to include a language (English, Irish or another language).

Applicants over 23 years of age (Mature students):

If you are 23 years or over from the 1st January of this year, you can apply for this course directly using the College’s online application form.

Fees

Study Mode: Part-Time

Fee: EUR 990.00

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