There is something for everyone when it comes to career options for those students that attend and complete the IT Program at New Horizons Computer Learning Centers. Here we take a look into the top 3 CompTIA Certification Courses that are a part of the New Horizon’s Network Security Professional Preparatory Program, and how you can best start your career in IT with these certifications. Becoming certified in certain fields, allows you to form a specialty and helps employers to differentiate you from other candidates.
CompTIA Security+ Certification
If you are interested in the network security field, one of the first courses to take is the CompTIA Security + certification. Network security is amongst a rapidly growing area in the IT world. When you successfully take and pass this certification, it allows you to showcase your skills in network infrastructure, security, organization security and access control.
CompTIA A+ Certification
Another option is the CompTIA A+ certification. This is not only well respected in the industry, but is seen by so many as a great beginner course for those looking to seek out any career in IT. The course is basically used to show that a person has the competency to be a computer technician. The certification encompasses several operating systems like Microsoft, Apple, Novell, and IBM, among others, and it also covers many technologies.
CompTIA Network+ Certification
Lastly, we have the CompTIA Network+ program and certification. This certification also looks into the most sought after CompTIA certifications, especially for entry-level IT professionals. It’s extremely important to take this course if you are interested in becoming an IT support person. It also proves to be a nice compliment to the CompTIA A+ certification. Upon completing this, you will have competence in managing, maintenance, installation, troubleshooting and configurations of basic network infrastructures.
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Interested in learning more? Make sure to contact our team at New Horizons to learn more about which certifications and programs may be best for you and your IT career goals.