IT Academy -  Continuing Education

Cisco Networking Academy logoInformation Technology training is a tool to get better job security. With the right certifications you can get a good paying job in the IT industry and with the right motivation you can turn that job into a career.
 


Why get your certification training and certifications?

  • Employers measure technical skills through certifications.
  • Certifications result in salary increases, better-paying jobs, and job security.
  • People with a non-IT background can pursue certification programs as well.
  • Quickly prepare for Cisco and/or CompTIA A+®, Network+®, and Security+® certifications.
  • Evening and online classes allow for combining career and academics.

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About the Certifications

The Cisco CCNA Bridge course connects the gap from the ICND-1 (100-101) and CCNAX (200-120) to the new versions of 100-105 and 200-125 which went into effect July 2016. The class prepares students by hands-on activities, simulators, and testing on new topics. 

The Cisco Intro. to Cybersecurity course is a generalized, practical approach to the current society and the internet.  The class is online and utilizes a lot practical examples and is multimedia rich. 

CompTIA A Plus logo The CompTIA A+ ® certification is vendor-neutral and divided into two parts: hardware and software which prepares you with the fundamentals of computer technology. 

 

 

CompTIA Network Plus logoThe CompTIA Network+ ® certification is vendor-neutral and shows that you have a basic competency in the physical and conceptual aspects of networking. 

 

 

CompTIA Security Plus logoThe CompTIA Security+ ® certification is vendor-neutral and is the worldwide standard of competency for foundation-level security practitioners.

 

 


Course Schedule

To register, please complete and return the Registration form

Summer 2017 Course Schedule


 

Cybersecurity Essentials (Cisco)

Course Code:   CCT-3110-01U
Dates/Days:  

May 16, 2017 – July 26, 2017 (45 hours)

Course Times:   Online
Location:   Online
Registration Fee:   $125

 

Linux Essentials 

Course Code:   NOS-3100-01U
Dates/Days:  

May 16, 2017 – July 26, 2017 (70 hours)

Course Times:   Online
Location:   Online
Registration Fee:   $180

 

Fall 2017 Course Schedule


 

Introduction to Cybersecurity (Cisco)

Course Code:   CCT-3110-01F
Dates/Days:  

August 21, 2017 – October 16, 2017 (24 hours)

Course Times:   Online
Location:   Online
Registration Fee:   $75

 

CompTIA A+® Hardware/Software Certification Prep.
(Exam: 220-901 and 220-902)

Course Code:   CET-3100-01F
Dates/Days:  

August 21, 2017 – December 13, 2017 (96 hours)

No class on 9/4 and 11/22

Course Times:   6:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Location:   Wilson Building, Rm. 2039
Registration Fee:   $190

 

CompTIA Network+®/Security+® Certification Prep.

(Network+® Exam: N10-006/ Security+® Exam: SY0-401)

Course Code:   NET-3100-01F
Dates/Days:  

August 22, 2017 – December 12, 2017 (96 hours)

No class 11/23

Course Times:   6:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Location:   Wilson Building, Rm. 2039
Registration Fee:   $190

 

 Red Hat Administration I

Course Code:
  NOS-3100-01F
Dates/Days:
  August 21, 2017 – December 8, 2017 (72 hours)
Course Times:
  Online
Location:   Online
Registration Fee:   $185

 

General Continuing Education Information 


Contact Information

Derek Brown
Networking Instructor
(919) 209-2509
dkbrown@johnstoncc.edu

David Oliver
Networking Instructor
(919) 209-209-2204
deoliver@johnstoncc.edu

Dr. Deborah Porto
Dean, Business and Advanced Technologies
(919) 209-2041
drporto@johnstoncc.edu