The CompTIA Certifications Cybersecurity Students Can Achieve
Students who enroll in our Cybersecurity Technician Program at FVI School of Technology go through a 9-month immersive program where they get to experience state-of-the-art instruction and hands-on cybersecurity programs. The up-to-date curriculum is designed with today’s job market in mind and we offer career placement assistance to graduates. Students that complete this course will be equipped to sit for the following CompTIA certification exams:
- CompTIA A+
- CompTIA Network+
- CompTIA Security+
Obtaining these certifications will help students stand out as they enter the job market. These are internationally recognized credentials that prove to employers you have the IT skills they need. Whether you are looking to apply for entry-level cyber security jobs or higher specialist positions, having these CompTIA certifications strengthen your resume. Here is a breakdown of the certifications you can test for once you attend our tech school in South Florida.
CompTIA A+ Certification
CompTIA A+ certified cybersecurity professionals have to pass two performance-based exams (Core 1 and Core 2) where they successfully demonstrate foundational IT skills and proficiency working with a variety of devices and operating systems. A+ certification can serve as a starting point for any successful career in IT. An IT professional who achieves A+ certification along with Network+ and Security+ certifications becomes a certified CompTIA Secure Infrastructure Specialist.
CompTIA Network+ Certification
Professionals with CompTIA Network+ certification have demonstrated the essential skills needed to design and implement functional networks as well as troubleshoot network problems and apply network security protocols. A Network+ certified IT professionals can also configure, manage, and maintain wired and wireless network devices.
CompTIA Security+ Certification
CompTIA Security+ is a global certification that serves as a benchmark for the best practices in IT network and operational security. Cybersecurity is one of the fastest-growing fields in information technology, and a Security+ certification is a great way to become a more desirable job candidate. The exam focuses on hands-on practical skills and those who pass demonstrate baseline cybersecurity skills as well as DoD 8570 compliance. This certification is invaluable for those pursuing a career in IT security.
FVI School of Technology is located in the Miramar campus of our larger South Florida vocational school, Florida Vocational Institute. To learn more about the cybersecurity courses and career services we offer at FVI School of Technology, don’t hesitate to contact us or give us a call! A member of our staff would love to help you kick-start your journey toward a rewarding IT career.