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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 $149 in fees*)
Nov 11-Dec 18   Online XO-137 4507 #5844
Dec 09-Jan 15   Online XO-137 4508 #5845
Jan 13-Feb 19   Online XO-137 4834 #9041
Feb 10-Mar 19   Online XO-137 4835 #9042
Mar 17-Apr 23   Online XO-137 4836 #9043
Apr 14-May 21   Online XO-137 4837 #9044
May 12-Jun 18   Online XO-137 4838 #9045
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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 $149 in fees*)
Nov 11-Dec 18   Online XO-135 4499 #5836
Dec 09-Jan 15   Online XO-135 4500 #5837
Jan 13-Feb 19   Online XO-135 4824 #8987
Feb 10-Mar 19   Online XO-135 4825 #9030
Mar 17-Apr 23   Online XO-135 4826 #9031
Apr 14-May 21   Online XO-135 4827 #9032
May 12-Jun 18   Online XO-135 4828 #9033
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CompTIA 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 www.ed2go.com/howardcc. This is where you will access the course. For more information, please call 443-518-4680.
Tuition: $179 (includes $149 in fees*)
Jan 13-Feb 19   Online XO-417 4844 #9051
Feb 10-Mar 19   Online XO-417 4845 #9052
Mar 17-Apr 23   Online XO-417 4846 #9053
Apr 14-May 21   Online XO-417 4847 #9054
May 12-Jun 18   Online XO-417 4848 #9055
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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 $149 in fees*)
Nov 11-Dec 18   Online XO-136 4503 #5840
Dec 09-Jan 15   Online XO-136 4504 #5841
Jan 13-Feb 19   Online XO-136 4829 #9036
Feb 10-Mar 19   Online XO-136 4830 #9037
Mar 17-Apr 23   Online XO-136 4831 #9038
Apr 14-May 21   Online XO-136 4832 #9039
May 12-Jun 18   Online XO-136 4833 #9040
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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 $110 in fees*)
Nov 11-Dec 18   Online XO-399 4531 #5868
Dec 09-Jan 15   Online XO-399 4532 #5869
Jan 13-Feb 19   Online XO-399 4864 #9087
Feb 10-Mar 19   Online XO-399 4865 #9088
Mar 17-Apr 23   Online XO-399 4866 #9089
Apr 14-May 21   Online XO-399 4867 #9090
May 12-Jun 18   Online XO-399 4868 #9091
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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 $149 in fees*)
Nov 11-Dec 18   Online XO-300 4511 #5848
Dec 09-Jan 15   Online XO-300 4512 #5849
Jan 13-Feb 19   Online XO-300 4839 #9046
Feb 10-Mar 19   Online XO-300 4840 #9047
Mar 17-Apr 23   Online XO-300 4109 #9048
Apr 14-May 21   Online XO-300 4842 #9049
May 12-Jun 18   Online XO-300 4843 #9050
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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 $149 in fees*)
Nov 11-Dec 18   Online XO-106 4519 #5856
Dec 09-Jan 15   Online XO-106 4520 #5857
Jan 13-Feb 19   Online XO-106 4849 #9056
Feb 10-Mar 19   Online XO-106 4850 #9057
Mar 17-Apr 23   Online XO-106 4851 #9058
Apr 14-May 21   Online XO-106 4852 #9059
May 12-Jun 18   Online XO-106 4853 #9060
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