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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*)
Nov 13-Dec 20   Online XO-137 4961 #4970
Dec 11-Jan 17   Online XO-137 4962 #4971
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
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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*)
Nov 13-Dec 20   Online XO-135 4953 #4962
Dec 11-Jan 17   Online XO-135 4954 #4963
Jan 15-Feb 21   Online XO-135 4143 #6988
Feb 12-Mar 20   Online XO-135 4144 #6989
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
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CISSP Exam Prep

Prepare to become a certified information systems security professional by closely examining the Common Body of Knowledge (CBK). Learn the new eight domains essential for the protection of information systems and corporate and national infrastructures. CEUs awarded. Prerequisite: Significant IT security experience and prior certification such as CCNA, CCNP, MCSE or SCNP are recommended. This course will meet at AACC, please call 443-518-4973 for more information. 4.9 CEUs.

Tuition: $1,713 (includes $1200 in fees*)
Tue, Thu Jan 14-Feb 27 6PM-9:45PM Anne Arundel Community College XA-503 8265 #6986
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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CompTIA Network+ Exam Prep

Prepare for the Network+ Certification Exam. Focus on the six exam objectives including network technologies, network media and topologies, network devices,network management, network tools, and network security. Textbook and certification prep materials available at the AACC Bookstore. CEUs awarded. Prerequisite: Knowledge of operating systems and hardware or CompTIA A+ certification. Note: Exam fees included. 40 hours. This course will meet at AACC, please call 443-518-4973 for more information. 4.0 CEUs.

Tuition: $1,510 (includes $1,100 in fees*)
Tue, Thu Jan 07-Feb 06 6PM-10PM Anne Arundel Community College XA-500 8264 #6985
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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CompTIA Security+ Exam Prep

Prepare for the CompTIA Security+ Exam including review of network security, compliance and operational security, threats and vulnerabilities, application, data and host security, access control and identity management, and cryptography. Textbook and certification prep materials are available at the AACC Bookstore. Prerequisite: Knowledge of operating systems and hardware and/or CompTIA A+; basic networking concepts and/or CompTIA Network+. Note: Exam fees included. 40 hours. This course will meet at AACC, please call 443-518-4973 for more information. 4.0 CEUs.

Tuition: $1,562 (includes $1,100 in fees*)
Tue, Thu Feb 20-Mar 31 6PM-10PM Anne Arundel Community College XA-501 8266 #6987
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. (No class on Mar 17 & 19)
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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*)
Nov 13-Dec 20   Online XO-136 4957 #4966
Dec 11-Jan 17   Online XO-136 4958 #4967
Jan 15-Feb 21   Online XO-136 4148 #7644
Feb 12-Mar 20   Online XO-136 4149 #7871
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
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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*)
Nov 13-Dec 20   Online XO-399 4985 #4994
Dec 11-Jan 17   Online XO-399 4986 #4995
Jan 15-Feb 21   Online XO-399 4183 #7020
Feb 12-Mar 20   Online XO-399 4184 #7021
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
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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 exams 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*)
Nov 13-Dec 20   Online XO-300 4965 #4974
Dec 11-Jan 17   Online XO-300 4966 #4975
Jan 15-Feb 21   Online XO-300 4158 #6993
Feb 12-Mar 20   Online XO-300 4159 #6994
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
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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*)
Nov 13-Dec 20   Online XO-417 4969 #4978
Dec 11-Jan 17   Online XO-417 4970 #4979
Jan 15-Feb 21   Online XO-417 4163 #6998
Feb 12-Mar 20   Online XO-417 4164 #6999
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
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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*)
Nov 13-Dec 20   Online XO-106 4973 #4982
Dec 11-Jan 17   Online XO-106 4974 #4983
Jan 15-Feb 21   Online XO-106 4168 #7004
Feb 12-Mar 20   Online XO-106 4169 #7005
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
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