CompTIA Network+

The CompTIA Network+ certification is the sign of a qualified networking professional.

Network+ is an ISO-17024 compliant, vendor-neutral technology certification. Professionals who possess this certification have demonstrated that they have the knowledge and skills to troubleshoot,configure and manage common wired and wireless devices.

Knowledge and skills include:

  • establishing basic network design and connectivity
  • understanding and maintaining network documentation
  • identifying network limitations and weaknesses
  • implementing network security, standards, and protocols

The successful candidate will have a basic understanding of emerging technologies including unified communications, mobile, cloud, and virtualization technologies.

Network+ certification is chosen by professionals at companies like Dell, HP, Apple, Best Buy, Canon, Cisco, Intel and the U.S. Navy to demonstrate advancement as a Networking Professional. Appropriate job roles for Network+ certified professionals include Network Field Technician, Network Administrator, Network Help Desk, Network Analyst, Network Support Specialist, and Computer Technician.

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Test Information

Number of questions: Maximum of 90

Length of test: 90 minutes

Passing score: 720 on a scale of 100-900

Recommended experience: CompTIA A+ certification and nine months networking experience