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Columbia MD, 21044
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Computer Security/Certifications

 

Advanced A+ Certification: Hardware/OS II

Learn how to select, install, and maintain video, sound, and portable computers. You will explore networking and security protocols. This completes the three-course series to help you prepare for the CompTIA A+ Certification exam. After you register, please create an online account at  ed2go.com/howardcc.  This is where you will access the course. For more information, please call 443-518-4680.

Tuition: $179 (includes $134 in fees*)
Mar 18-Apr 24   Online XO-137 4155 #7877
Apr 15-May 22   Online XO-137 4156 #7878
May 13-Jun 19   Online XO-137 4157 #7879
Jun 17-Jul 24   Online XO-137 4347 #1721
Jul 15-Aug 21   Online XO-137 4348 #1722
Aug 12-Sep 18   Online XO-137 4349 #1723
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Basic A+ Certification: Hardware I
This course will focus on hardware components of the personal computer. Topics include microprocessors, RAM, power supplies, motherboards, BIOS, CMOS, the expansion bus, and input/output devices. Students will learn to configure and troubleshoot in real-world environments. After you register, please create an online account at ed2go.com/howardcc.  This is where you will access the course. For more information, please call 443-518-4680.
 
Tuition: $179 (includes $134 in fees*)
Mar 18-Apr 20   Online XO-135 4145 #6990
Apr 15-May 22   Online XO-135 4146 #6991
May 13-Jun 19   Online XO-135 4147 #6992
Jun 17-Jul 24   Online XO-135 4341 #1715
Jul 15-Aug 21   Online XO-135 4342 #1716
Aug 12-Sep 18   Online XO-135 4343 #1717
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CompTIA A+ Exam Prep
CompTIA A+ Certification Prep prepares you for the CompTIA A+ Certification Exam. Review basic computer hardware, operating systems, PC components, networking, security, laptops and printers. Learn how to install, configure, secure and troubleshoot these items plus customer service and communication skills. Textbook information available at AACC Bookstore. CEUs issued. Digital badge issued.Prerequisite: General knowledge of computer hardware and software. Note: Exam fees included. This course will meet at AACC, please call 443-518-4973 for more information. 4.0 CEUs.
Tuition: $1,320 (includes $1000 fees)
Mon, Wed Jul 06-Sep 02 6PM-10PM Anne Arundel Community College XA-499 8458 #2069
The course will be held at Anne Arundel Community College’s Center for Cyber and Professional Training (CCPT), located at 7556 Teague Road, Hanover, MD 21076. Please call 443-518-4973 for more information.
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Intermediate A+ Certification: Operating Systems
Learn about the Windows operating system and discover installation, maintenance, and troubleshooting techniques. You will explore virtualization and how it is used. Finish the course with knowledge about printer installation, configuration, and troubleshooting. After you register, please create
an online account at ed2go.com/howardcc.  This is where you will access the course. For more information, please call 443-518-4680.
 
Tuition: $179 (includes $129 in fees*)
Mar 18-Apr 24   Online XO-136 4150 #7872
Apr 15-May 22   Online XO-136 4151 #7873
May 13-Jun 19   Online XO-136 4152 #7874
Jun 17-Jul 24   Online XO-136 4344 #1718
Jul 15-Aug 21   Online XO-136 4345 #1719
Aug 12-Sep 18   Online XO-136 4346 #1720
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Introduction to PC Security

Learn about the fundamentals of PC and network security. Explore ways to prevent network attacks, share data safely, and how viruses and worms are created. After you register, please create an online account at ed2go.com/howardcc.  This is where you will access the course. For more information, please call 443-518-4680.

Tuition: $140 (includes $95 in fees*)
Mar 18-Apr 24   Online XO-399 4185 #7022
Apr 15-May 22   Online XO-399 4186 #7023
May 13-Jun 19   Online XO-399 4187 #7024
Jun 17-Jul 24   Online XO-399 4365 #1745
Jul 15-Aug 21   Online XO-399 4366 #1746
Aug 12-Sep 18   Online XO-399 4367 #1747
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Network+ Certification Prep

This course prepares you for the CompTIA Network+ certification exam. Learn about topologies, the OSI sevenlayer model, protocol suites, network operating systems, hardware, cabling standards, remote connectivity, internet connections, and troubleshooting. Network+ certification can be used as an elective exam for the Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA) certification. After you register, please create an online account at  ed2go.com/howardcc.  This is where you will access the course. For more information, please call 443-518-4680.

Tuition: $179 (includes $134 in fees*)
Mar 18-Apr 24   Online XO-300 4160 #6995
Apr 15-May 22   Online XO-300 4161 #6996
May 13-Jun 19   Online XO-300 4162 #6997
Jun 17-Jul 24   Online XO-300 4350 #1730
Jul 15-Aug 21   Online XO-300 4351 #1731
Aug 12-Sep 18   Online XO-300 4352 #1732
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Security+ Certification Prep

This course prepares you for CompTIA’s Security+ certification exam. Explore security protocols, policies, risk analysis, and risk control methods. After you register, please create an online account at ed2go.com/howardcc.  This is where you will access the course. For more information, please call 443-518-4680.

Tuition: $179 (includes $134 in fees*)
Mar 18-Apr 24   Online XO-417 4165 #7000
Apr 15-May 22   Online XO-417 4166 #7001
May 13-Jun 19   Online XO-417 4167 #7003
Jun 17-Jul 24   Online XO-417 4353 #1733
Jul 15-Aug 21   Online XO-417 4354 #1734
Aug 12-Sep 18   Online XO-417 4355 #1735
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Security+ Certification Prep 2

Review key terminology and concepts needed to pass CompTIA’s Security+ Certification exam. This course, the second of two courses, will provide you with helpful study tools including crossword puzzles, games, and practice questions. After you register, please create an online account
at ed2go.com/howardcc.  This is where you will access the course. For more information, please call 443-518-4680.

Tuition: $179 (includes $134 in fees*)
Mar 18-Apr 24   Online XO-106 4170 #7006
Apr 15-May 22   Online XO-106 4171 #7007
May 13-Jun 19   Online XO-106 4172 #7008
Jun 17-Jul 24   Online XO-106 4356 #1736
Jul 15-Aug 21   Online XO-106 4357 #1737
Aug 12-Sep 18   Online XO-106 4358 #1738
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