CompTIA Certification Training Courses

Online Instructor-led (5 days)

Online Self-paced (40 hours)

CompTIA A+ Course Outline

Module 1: Installing Motherboards and Connectors

  • Explain Cable Types and Connectors
  • Install and Configure Motherboards
  • Explain Legacy Cable Types

Module 2: Installing System Devices

  • Install and Configure Power Supplies and Cooling
  • Select and Install Storage Devices
  • Install and Configure System Memory
  • Install and Configure CPUs

Module 3: Troubleshooting PC Hardware

  • Apply Troubleshooting Methodology
  • Configure BIOS/UEFI
  • Troubleshoot Power and Disk Issues
  • Troubleshoot System and Display Issues

Module 4: Comparing Local Networking Hardware

  • Compare Network Types
  • Compare Networking Hardware
  • Explain Network Cable Types
  • Compare Wireless Networking Types

Module 5: Configuring Network Addressing and Internet Connections

  • Compare Internet Connection Types
  • Use Basic TCP/IP Concepts
  • Compare Protocols and Ports
  • Compare Network Configuration Concepts

Module 6: Supporting Network Services

  • Summarise Services Provided by Networked Hosts
  • Compare Internet and Embedded Appliances
  • Troubleshoot Networks

Module 7: Summarising Virtualisation and Cloud Concepts

  • Summarise Client-Side Virtualisation
  • Summarise Cloud Concepts

Module 8: Supporting Mobile Devices

  • Set Up Mobile Devices and Peripherals
  • Configure Mobile Device Apps
  • Install and Configure Laptop Hardware
  • Troubleshoot Mobile Device Issues

Module 9: Supporting Print Devices

  • Deploy Printer and Multifunction Devices
  • Replace Print Device Consumables
  • Troubleshoot Print Device Issues

Module 10: Configuring Windows

  • Configure Windows User Settings
  • Configure Windows System Settings

Module 11: Managing Windows

  • Use Management Consoles
  • Use Performance and Troubleshooting Tools
  • Use Command-line Tools

Module 12: Identifying OS Types and Features

  • Explain OS Types
  • Compare Windows Editions

Module 13: Installing and Troubleshooting Operating Systems

  • Perform OS Installations and Upgrades
  • Install and Configure Applications
  • Troubleshoot Windows OS Problems

Module 14: Managing Windows Networking

  • Configuring Windows Networking
  • Troubleshoot Windows Networking
  • Configure Windows Security Settings
  • Manage Windows Shares

Module 15: Managing Linux and macOS

  • Identify Features of Linux
  • Identify Features of macOS

Module 16: Configuring SOHO Network Security

  • Explain Attacks, Threats, and Vulnerabilities
  • Compare Wireless Security Protocols
  • Configure SOHO Router Security
  • Summarise Security Measures

Module 17: Managing Security Settings

  • Configure Workstation Security
  • Configure Browser Security
  • Troubleshoot Workstation Security Issues

Module 18: Supporting Mobile Software

  • Configure Mobile OS Security
  • Troubleshoot Mobile OS and App Software
  • Troubleshoot Mobile OS and App Security

Module 19: Using Support and Scripting Tools

  • Use Remote Access Technologies
  • Implement Backup and Recovery
  • Explain Data Handling Best Practices
  • Identify Basics of Scripting

Module 20: Implementing Operational Procedures

  • Implement Best Practice Documentation
  • Use Proper Communication Techniques
  • Use Common Safety and Environmental Procedures  

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Who should attend this CompTIA A+ Course?

The CompTIA A+ Certification Course is an entry-level course designed for individuals who are looking to establish a career in Information technology (IT)and want to build a strong foundation of technical skills and knowledge. This CompTIA A+ Training Course can benefit a wide range of professionals, including:

  • IT Support Technicians
  • Service Desk Analysts
  • Network Administrators
  • IT Sales Professionals
  • Technology Enthusiasts
  • Application Support Analysts
  • Small Business Owners

Prerequisites of the CompTIA A+ Course

There are no formal prerequisites for this CompTIA A+ Certification Course. However, prior knowledge of IT devices and networking will be helpful to the delegates.

CompTIA A+ Course Overview

The CompTIA A+ Certification Course, offered by The Knowledge Academy, provides an essential introduction to the world of IT and computer hardware. Understanding computer systems is paramount, making this CompTIA Certification Course highly relevant for anyone interested in pursuing a career in IT. With the ever-evolving technology, this certification is a fundamental step towards building a solid foundation in IT.

Proficiency in CompTIA A+ is crucial for individuals aiming to excel in IT roles, such as IT Technicians, Support Specialists, and Help Desk Professionals. In an increasingly technology-dependent world, having a strong grasp of computer hardware, software, and troubleshooting is essential. The CompTIA A+ Certification Course serves as a benchmark for professionals seeking to demonstrate their expertise in these areas and enhance their career prospects.

This 5-day CompTIA A+ Certification Course equips delegates with comprehensive knowledge and hands-on skills to tackle a wide range of IT challenges. Delegates will gain insights into hardware components, operating systems, and troubleshooting techniques. With practical exercises and real-world scenarios, delegates will be well-prepared to tackle IT issues confidently and efficiently.

Course Objectives

  • To understand hardware components and their functions
  • To proficiently manage and troubleshoot various operating systems
  • To learn essential networking concepts and protocols
  • To master security principles and best practices
  • To develop skills in mobile devices and virtualisation
  • To enhance problem-solving abilities in an IT environment

After completing the CompTIA A+ Certification Course, delegates will possess the expertise and abilities essential for excelling in their IT careers. They will be prepared to pass the CompTIA A+ Certification exams, boosting their credentials and earning recognition in the industry. This certification opens doors to a wide range of IT opportunities, allowing professionals to contribute effectively to their organisations' success.

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What’s included in this CompTIA A+ Course?

  • World-Class Training Sessions from Experienced Instructors 
  • CompTIA A+ Certificate
  • Digital Delegate Pack

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Online Instructor-led (4 days)

Online Self-paced (32 hours)

CompTIA Network+ Course Outline

Module 1: Comparing OSI Model Network Functions

  • Compare and Contrast OSI Model Layers
  • Configure SOHO Networks

Module 2: Deploying Ethernet Cabling

  • Summarise Ethernet Standards
  • Summarise Copper Cabling Types
  • Summarise Fiber Optic Cabling Types
  • Deploy Ethernet Cabling

Module 3: Deploying Ethernet Switching

  • Deploy Networking Devices
  • Explain Network Interfaces
  • Deploy Common Ethernet Switching Features

Module 4: Troubleshooting Ethernet Networks

  • Explain Network Troubleshooting Methodology
  • Troubleshoot Common Cable Connectivity Issues

Module 5: Explaining IPv4 Addressing

  • Explain IPv4 Addressing Schemes
  • Explain IPv4 Forwarding
  • Configure IP Networks and Subnets

Module 6: Supporting IPv4 and IPv6 Networks

  • Use Appropriate Tools to Test IP Configuration
  • Troubleshoot IP Networks
  • Explain IPv6 Addressing Schemes

Module 7: Configuring and Troubleshooting Routers

  • Compare and Contrast Routing Concepts
  • Compare and Contrast Dynamic Routing Concepts
  • Install and Troubleshoot Routers

Module 8: Explaining Network Topologies and Types

  • Explain Network Types and Characteristics
  • Explain Tiered Switching Architecture
  • Explain Virtual LANs

Module 9: Explaining Transport Layer Protocols

  • Compare and Contrast Transport Protocols
  • Use Appropriate Tools to Scan Network Ports

Module 10: Explaining Network Services

  • Explain the Use of Network Addressing Services
  • Explain the Use of Name Resolution Services
  • Configure DNS Services

Module 11: Explaining Network Applications

  • Explain the Use of Web, File/Print, and Database Services
  • Explain the Use of Email and Voice Services

Module 12: Ensuring Network Availability

  • Use of Network Management Services
  • Use Event Management to Ensure Network Availability
  • Use Performance Metrics to Ensure Network Availability

Module 13: Common Security Concepts

  • Common Security Concepts
  • Authentication Methods

Module 14: Supporting and Troubleshooting Secure Networks

  • Compare and Contrast Security Appliances
  • Troubleshoot Service and Security Issues

Module 15: Deploying and Troubleshooting Wireless Networks

  • Summarise Wireless Standards
  • Install Wireless Networks
  • Troubleshoot Wireless Networks
  • Configure and Troubleshoot Wireless Security

Module 16: Comparing WAN Links and Remote Access Methods

  • WAN Provider Links
  • Compare and Contrast Remote Access Methods

Module 17: Organisational and Physical Security Concepts

  • Organisational Documentation and Policies
  • Physical Security Methods
  • Compare and Contrast Internet of Things Devices

Module 18: Disaster Recovery and High Availability Concepts

  • Explain Disaster Recovery Concepts
  • Explain High Availability Concepts

Module 19: Applying Network Hardening Techniques

  • Compare and Contrast Types of Attacks
  • Apply Network Hardening Techniques

Module 20: Summarising Cloud and Datacenter Architecture

  • Summarise Cloud Concepts
  • Virtualisation and Storage Area Network Technologies
  • Datacentre Network Architecture

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Who should attend this CompTIA Network+ Course?

The CompTIA Network+ Training Course is suitable for individuals pursuing a career in IT, particularly in the field of Network Administration and Support. This CompTIA Certification Course can benefit a wide range of professionals, including:

  • Aspiring Network Professionals
  • IT Technicians
  • System Administrators
  • Technical Enthusiasts
  • Small Business Owners
  • Helpdesk Support Staff
  • Network Security Analysts

Prerequisites of the CompTIA Network+ Course

There are no formal prerequisites for this CompTIA Network+ Training Course. However, it is recommended that delegates have some experience in Networking.

CompTIA Network+ Course Overview

The CompTIA Network+ Training Course is a comprehensive course designed to provide individuals with the knowledge and skills required to excel in the field of networking. CompTIA Network+ certification is globally recognised and validates proficiency in designing, configuring, managing, and troubleshooting wired and wireless networks. Mastering the CompTIA Network+ Certification Course is crucial for professionals seeking a successful career in IT Networking.

This certification is particularly vital for Network Field Technicians, Network Administrators, Network Support Specialists, and Network Analysts. It empowers you with the competencies required to excel in these roles, making you a sought-after professional in the field.

The Knowledge Academy's 4-day training for the CompTIA Network+ Certification Course is designed to help delegates gain a deep understanding of network management, whether wireless or wired. Through interactive strategies and hands-on learning, this CompTIA Certification Course ensures a rich and productive learning experience.

Course Objectives

  • To understand network fundamentals and concepts is the first objective of this course
  • To configure and manage wired and wireless networks effectively is the second key goal
  • To identify and troubleshoot network-related issues is the third primary objective
  • To enhance security measures for network infrastructure is the fourth essential target
  • To prepare for the CompTIA Network+ certification exam is the fifth important aim
  • To acquire the skills needed for various IT networking roles is the sixth and final objective

Upon completing this course, delegates will be well-prepared for a wide range of IT networking roles, enhancing their career prospects in a competitive industry. Additionally, they will have the knowledge and skills to secure the highly regarded CompTIA Network+ certification, further validating their expertise in network management.

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What’s included in this CompTIA Network+ Course?

  • World-Class Training Sessions from Experienced Instructors 
  • CompTIA Network+ Certificate
  • Digital Delegate Pack

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Online Instructor-led (4 days)

Online Self-paced (32 hours)

CompTIA Security+ Certification Course Outline

Module 1: Comparing Security Roles and Security Controls

  • Compare and Contrast Information Security Roles
  • Compare and Contrast Security Control and Framework Types

Module 2: Explaining Threat Actors and Threat Intelligence

  • Threat Actors and Threat Intelligence
  • Threat Actor Types and Attack Vectors
  • Threat Intelligence Sources

Module 3: Performing Security Assessments

  • Assess Organisational Security with Network Reconnaissance Tools
  • Security Concerns with General Vulnerability Types
  • Summarise Vulnerability Scanning Techniques
  • Penetration Testing Concepts

Module 4: Identifying Social Engineering and Malware

  • Identifying Social Engineering and Malware
  • Compare and Contrast Social Engineering Techniques
  • Analyse Indicators of Malware-Based Attacks

Module 5: Summarising Basic Cryptographic Concepts

  • Basic Cryptographic Concepts
  • Compare and Contrast Cryptographic Ciphers
  • Cryptographic Modes of Operation
  • Cryptographic Use Cases and Weaknesses
  • Other Cryptographic Technologies

Module 6: Implementing Public Key Infrastructure

  • Implementing Public Key Infrastructure
  • Implement Certificates and Certificate Authorities
  • Implement PKI Management

Module 7: Implementing Authentication Controls

  • Implementing Authentication Controls
  • Authentication Design Concepts
  • Implement Knowledge-Based Authentication

Module 8: Implementing Identity and Account Management Controls

  • Implementing Identity and Account Management Controls
  • Implement Identity and Account Types
  • Implement Authorisation Solutions
  • Explain the Importance of Personnel Policies

Module 9: Implementing Authentication Controls

  • Implement Secure Network Designs
  • Business Workflows and Network Architecture
  • Implement Secure Switching and Routing
  • Implement Secure Wireless Infrastructure
  • Implement Load Balancers

Module 10: Implementing Network Security Appliances

  • Implement Firewalls and Proxy Servers
  • Implement Network Security Monitoring

Module 11: Implementing Secure Network Protocols

  • Implement Secure Network Operations Protocols
  • Implement Secure Application Protocols
  • Implement Secure Remote Access Protocols

Module 12: Implementing Host Security Solutions

  • Implement Secure Firmware
  • Implement Endpoint Security
  • Explain Embedded System Security Implications

Module 13: Implementing Secure Mobile Solutions

  • Implement Mobile Device Management
  • Implement Secure Mobile Device Connections

Module 14: Summarising Secure Application Concepts

  • Analyse Indicators of Application Attacks
  • Analyse Indicators of Web Application Attacks
  • Summarise Secure Coding Practices
  • Implement Secure Script Environments
  • Summarise Deployment and Automation Concepts

Module 15: Implementing Secure Cloud Solutions

  • Summarise Secure Cloud and Virtualisation Services
  • Implementing Secure Cloud Solutions
  • Apply Cloud Security Solutions
  • Summarise Infrastructure as Code Concepts

Module 16: Data Privacy and Protection Concepts

  • Privacy and Data Sensitivity Concepts
  • Privacy and Data Protection Controls

Module 17: Performing Incident Response

  • Summarise Incident Response Procedures
  • Utilise Appropriate Data Sources for Incident Response
  • Apply Mitigation Controls

Module 18: Explaining Digital Forensics

  • Key Aspects of Digital Forensics Documentation
  • Key Aspects of Digital Forensics Evidence Acquisition

Module 19: Summarising Risk Management Concepts

  • Risk Management Processes and Concepts
  • Business Impact Analysis Concepts

Module 20: Implementing Cybersecurity Resilience

  • Implement Redundancy Strategies
  • Implement Backup Strategies
  • Implement Cybersecurity Resiliency Strategies

Module 21: Explaining Physical Security

  • Importance of Physical Site Security Controls
  • Importance of Physical Host Security Controls

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Who should attend this CompTIA Security+ Certification Training Course?

The CompTIA Security+ Certification Course is designed for individuals pursuing a career in the field of Information Security. This certification is widely recognised and respected in the IT industry and covers a broad range of security topics. This CompTIA Certification can benefit a wide range of professionals, including:

  • IT Professionals in Security Roles
  • Security Analysts
  • Network Engineers
  • Security Consultants
  • System Administrators
  • Security Administrators
  • IT Managers

Prerequisites of the CompTIA Security+ Certification Training Course

There are no formal prerequisites for attending this CompTIA Security+ Certification Training Course. However, the delegates who have completed the CompTIA Network+ Certification and have at least two years of experience in IT administration with a security focus will benefit greatly from the course.

CompTIA Security+ Certification Course Overview

In today's digital landscape, cybersecurity is of paramount importance, with businesses facing a constant threat of cyberattacks and data breaches. Skilled IT Security Specialists are vital for safeguarding an organisation's internal systems. This course is designed for individuals looking to advance their careers in IT security. As the number of security threats continues to rise, the demand for CompTIA Security+ certified professionals are higher than ever.

Professionals in the field of Information Technology, Cybersecurity, and Network Administration should aim to master the CompTIA Security+ Certification Course. This certification not only validates their expertise but also enhances their career prospects, as organisations across industries seek qualified individuals to safeguard their digital assets and sensitive information.

This comprehensive 4-day course offered by The Knowledge Academy covers a wide range of topics, including network security, cryptography, threat detection, and risk management. Delegates will benefit from hands-on training, real-world scenarios, and expert guidance, enabling them to successfully pass the CompTIA Security+ exam and apply their knowledge in practical cybersecurity settings.

Course Objectives

  • To understand the fundamentals of cybersecurity principles and practices
  • To identify common security threats and vulnerabilities in networks and systems
  • To implement appropriate security controls to protect data and information assets
  • To demonstrate proficiency in cryptography, access control, and identity management
  • To develop skills in risk assessment, incident response, and disaster recovery
  • To prepare delegates for the CompTIA Security+ Certification exam

Upon completing this course, delegates will be well-equipped to pursue rewarding careers in cybersecurity, with opportunities ranging from entry-level positions to advanced roles such as security analyst, security engineer, or cybersecurity consultant.

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What’s included in this CompTIA Security+ Certification Training Course?

  • World-Class Training Sessions from Experienced Instructors 
  • CompTIA Security+ Certificate
  • Digital Delegate Pack

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Online Instructor-led (4 days)

Online Self-paced (32 hours)

CompTIA Server+ Certification Outline

Module 1: Understanding Server Administration Concepts

  • Server Administration Concepts
  • Understand Troubleshooting Methods
  • Manage Licenses

Module 2: Virtualisation and Cloud Computing

  • Introduction to Virtualisation Concepts
  • Understanding Cloud Concepts
  • Understand On-Premises Versus Cloud Deployments

Module 3: Physical and Network Security Concepts

  • Introduction to Physical Security Concepts
  • Understand Network Security Groups

Module 4: Managing Physical Assets

  • Understand Asset Management Concepts
  • Manage Documentation

Module 5: Managing Server Hardware

  • Manage the Physical Server
  • Administer the Server and Storage
  • Troubleshoot Server Hardware

Module 6: Configuring Storage Management

  • Manage Storage
  • Troubleshoot Storage

Module 7: Installing and Configuring an OS

  • Install an Operating System
  • Configure Storage
  • Configure Network Settings
  • Use Scripts to Configure Servers

Module 8: Troubleshooting OS, Application, and Network Configurations

  • Troubleshoot an OS and Applications
  • Troubleshoot Network Configurations

Module 9: Managing Post-Installation Administration Tasks

  • Understand Secure Administration Practices
  • Manage Server Functions
  • Configure Server Hardening

Module 10: Managing Data Security

  • Understand Data Security Concepts
  • Manage Data Security
  • Troubleshoot Data Security

Module 11: Managing Service and Data Availability

  • Manage Data Backup and Restore
  • Manage High Availability
  • Manage Disaster Recovery

Module 12: Decommissioning Servers

  • Decommission Servers

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Who should attend this CompTIA Server+ Certification Training Course?

The CompTIA Server+ Certification Course is designed for individuals who are seeking to enhance their skills and knowledge in server technologies and administration. This course can benefit a wide range of professionals, including:

  • Server Support Technicians
  • IT/Server Technicians
  • System Engineers
  • Network Administrators
  • IT/Server Administrators
  • Hardware Specialists
  • IT Consultants

Prerequisites of the CompTIA Server+ Certification Training Course

There are no formal prerequisites for the CompTIA Server+ Certification Training Course. However, it is recommended that participants have foundational knowledge in networking and IT systems. Additionally, possessing 18-24 months of experience in server technology or a similar field would be beneficial to fully grasp the course content.

CompTIA Server+ Certification Overview

The CompTIA Server+ Certification Course is a vital training designed for IT professionals involved in server administration and maintenance. In today's technology-driven landscape, where servers play a critical role in supporting organisational operations, this course holds immense relevance by providing individuals with the necessary expertise to deploy, manage, and troubleshoot server environments effectively.

IT Professionals specialising in Server Administration, System Engineering, and Infrastructure Management should prioritise mastering the CompTIA Server+ Certification Course. This certification serves as a testament to their proficiency in handling various server-related tasks, including installation, configuration, storage, and security, thereby enhancing their credibility and career advancement opportunities within the industry.

During this 4-day course, delegates will learn to adeptly install, configure, and maintain enterprise server equipment, keeping pace with the dynamic server environment. The training positions them well for roles such as Server Support Technician, Server Administrator, or Storage Administrator, enabling them to navigate the complexities of managing an organisation's network, hardware, and server.

Course Objectives

  • To gain a proficient understanding of server and storage solutions
  • To develop the skills necessary to install and configure enterprise server equipment
  • To enhance knowledge on advanced storage mechanisms and business continuity strategies
  • To equip oneself for roles such as Server Support Technician and Storage Administrator
  • To prepare for a successful career in diverse business sectors with Server+ certification

Upon completion of the CompTIA Server+ Certification Course, delegates will gain the expertise needed to securely manage server and storage solutions, enhancing their capacity to optimise business operations. This comprehensive training equips them with the skills to excel in roles like Server Support Technician, Server Administrator, or Storage Administrator, and prepares them for the Server+ exam, making them valuable assets in the IT industry and various sectors.

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What’s included in this CompTIA Server+ Certification Training Course?

  • World-Class Training Sessions from Experienced Instructors 
  • CompTIA Server+ Certificate
  • Digital Delegate Pack

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Online Instructor-led (3 days)

Online Self-paced (24 hours)

CompTIA Cloud+ Certification Training Course Outline

Module 1: Understanding Cloud Concepts

  • Recognise Cloud Concepts
  • Recognise Cloud Terms
  • Understand the Troubleshooting Methodology

Module 2: Planning and Designing a Cloud Environment

  • Meet Cloud Business Requirements
  • Design Capacity Planning and Requirements

Module 3: Administering Cloud Resources

  • Managing Cloud Administration
  • Manage Compute Resources in the Cloud
  • Manage Memory Resources

Module 4: Managing Cloud Storage

  • Understand Cloud Storage Types
  • Configure Cloud Storage Solutions
  • Configure Cloud Storage Protocols and RAID

Module 5: Managing Networks in the Cloud

  • Deploying Cloud Network Services
  • Identify Cloud Network Infrastructure Components

Module 6: Securing and Troubleshooting Networks in the Cloud

  • Secure a Network in a Cloud Environment
  • Troubleshooting Cloud Connectivity

Module 7: Managing Cloud Migrations and Troubleshooting Cloud Deployments

  • Managing Cloud Migrations
  • Troubleshoot Cloud Deployment and Migration Issues

Module 8: Managing Cloud Automation and Orchestration

  • Understand Cloud Automation and Orchestration Techniques
  • Troubleshoot Automation and Orchestration in the Cloud

Module 9: Understanding Cloud Security Concepts

  • Administer Identity and Access Management in the Cloud
  • Manage Cloud Operating System and Application Security
  • Manage Data Security and Compliance in the Cloud

Module 10: Managing Cloud Security

  • Implement Security Measures in the Cloud Domain
  • Troubleshoot Cloud Security

Module 11: Managing Cloud Performance

  • Operate Efficiently in the Cloud
  • Accomplish Cloud Operations Tasks
  • Optimise Cloud Resources
  • Troubleshoot Common Cloud Performance Problems

Module 12: Managing Maintenance in the Cloud

  • Configure Logs, Monitoring, and Alerting for Cloud Services
  • Manage Backup and Restore in the Cloud

Module 13: Implementing High Availability and Disaster Recovery in the Cloud

  • Understand High Availability and Scaling in the Cloud
  • Manage Disaster Recovery in the Cloud
  • Incident Response

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Who should attend this CompTIA Cloud+ Certification Course?

This CompTIA Cloud+ Online Training is suitable for individuals who are aiming to enhance their expertise in Cloud technologies. This Online CompTIA Cloud+ Training can benefit a wide range of professionals, including:

  • System Administrators
  • Network Administrators
  • Cloud Engineers
  • IT Managers
  • Security Specialists
  • Database Administrators
  • Infrastructure Engineers

Prerequisites of the CompTIA Cloud+ Certification Course

There are no formal prerequisites to attend this CompTIA Cloud+ Online Training, offered by The Knowledge Academy. However, to qualify for the CompTIA Cloud+ examination, delegates should have at least 5 years of professional experience in the IT domain, including 2-3 years in Networking or Systems Administration.  Also, possessing CompTIA Network+ or Server+ Certifications can be advantageous but not mandatory.

CompTIA Cloud+ Certification Course Overview

The CompTIA Cloud+ Certification Course is an essential training program tailored for IT professionals seeking to advance their expertise in cloud technologies. In an era where businesses increasingly rely on cloud computing for agility, scalability, and cost-efficiency, this course holds significant importance by equipping individuals with the skills needed to design, deploy, and manage cloud infrastructure effectively.

IT professionals specialising in Cloud Computing, System Administration, and Network Engineering should prioritise mastering the CompTIA Cloud+ Certification Course. This certification serves as a benchmark of their proficiency in cloud architecture, security, and management, opening doors to diverse career opportunities and demonstrating their ability to navigate complex cloud environments. During this 3-day intensive CompTIA Cloud+ Training Course, our experienced instructors will provide guidance in a modular format, with several topics taught to give delegates a complete understanding of Cloud Computing. Our CompTIA Cloud+ Training validates these skills and knowledge and allows entry into this rapidly expanding market.

Course Objectives

  • To grasp the foundational concepts and principles of cloud computing and management
  • To develop skills for implementing and maintaining cloud technologies efficiently
  • To acquire the ability to manage cloud resources effectively, optimising performance
  • To learn secure deployment strategies, ensuring data safety in a cloud environment
  • To gain practical experience in troubleshooting common issues and maintaining cloud systems seamlessly

Upon completion of the CompTIA Cloud+ Course, delegates will be equipped with the practical skills and in-depth knowledge necessary to excel in cloud computing, enabling them to contribute effectively to their organisations' cloud infrastructure and IT operations. This newfound expertise will make them highly valuable assets in the competitive IT job market.

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What’s included in this CompTIA Cloud+ Certification Course?

  • World-Class Training Sessions from Experienced Instructors 
  • CompTIA Cloud+ Certificate
  • Digital Delegate Pack

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Online Instructor-led (5 days)

Online Self-paced (40 hours)

CompTIA Project+ Certification Course Outline

Module 1: Preparing for the Project

  • Understand Project Management Basics
  • Develop the Business Case
  • Identify Project Characteristics

Module 2: Selecting the Project Framework

  • Identify Project Methodologies
  • Compare Agile and Waterfall Projects

Module 3: Initiating the Project

  • Build a Project Team
  • Prepare Project Initiation Documents

Module 4: Facilitating Effective Meetings

  • Lead Effective Meetings
  • Use Project Management Tools
  • Create a Communication Plan

Module 5: Implementing Solution Design

  • Create a Solution Design Document
  • Evaluate IT Infrastructure Needs

Module 6: Managing Resources

  • Describe the Resource Life Cycle
  • Conduct a Needs Assessment

Module 7: Managing Risk

  • Identify and Analyse Risk
  • Treat and Monitor Risk

Module 8: Creating a Project Schedule

  • Define Units of Work
  • Sequence the Activities

Module 9: Creating a Project Plan

  • Refine the Timeline
  • Establish Project Baselines
  • Create a Quality Assurance Plan

Module 10: Procuring Solutions

  • Compare Procurement Options
  • Evaluate and Select Vendors

Module 11: Managing Project Execution

  • Document Progress
  • Communicate Progress

Module 12: Managing Issues and Changes

  • Resolve Issues
  • Control Changes

Module 13: Managing Performance

  • Measure Performance
  • Maintain the Project Schedule

Module 14: Wrapping Up the Project

  • Prepare for Project Closure
  • Close the Project

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Who should attend this CompTIA Project+ Certification Course?

This CompTIA Project+ Course is suitable for individuals who wish to develop their Project Management skills and enhance their understanding of Project Management principles. This course can benefit a wide range of professionals, including:

  • Aspiring Project Managers
  • Business Analysts
  • Software Developers
  • Managers
  • IT Professionals
  • Business Professionals
  • Quality Assurance (QA) Professionals

Prerequisites of this CompTIA Project+ Certification Course

There are no formal prerequisites to attend this CompTIA Project+ Training Course. However, it is recommended that delegates have a fundamental understanding of Project Management concepts and practices. Additionally, having at least 12 months of cumulative Project Management experience or equivalent education is highly beneficial to fully grasp the course content and excel in the training.

CompTIA Project+ Certification Course Overview

This CompTIA Project+ Certification is a valuable credential for individuals looking to enhance their business acumen and communication abilities in today's corporate landscape. This certification course delves into project management life cycles, guiding delegates from project initiation to successful closure. It equips professionals with essential skills, making it vital for anyone in the Project Management field.

Understanding CompTIA Project+ is crucial for a wide range of professionals, including Project Managers, Team Leaders, and IT professionals. Mastering this subject can open numerous career opportunities and enable professionals to demonstrate their expertise in Project Management and boost their career prospects.

This 5-day training provided by the Knowledge Academy offers a comprehensive and focused approach to preparing delegates for the CompTIA Project+ exam (PK0-003). It ensures that delegates are well-versed in core Project Management principles and are equipped with the technical and interpersonal skills necessary for successful project management.

Course Objectives

  • To understand and master the complete Project Management lifecycle
  • To cultivate business, technical, and interpersonal skills vital for project management
  • To develop the competency to plan, execute, and oversee projects successfully
  • To acquire the skills needed to ensure projects remain aligned with company goals
  • To be adeptly prepared for the Project+ exam (PK0-003) to foster a successful career in Project Management

Upon completing the CompTIA Certification Course, delegates will acquire the essential knowledge and skills required for excelling in project management, transforming them into indispensable assets for their organisations. They will be thoroughly equipped to take the lead in managing projects with confidence, ensuring timely and budget-compliant delivery while aligning closely with their company's strategic objectives.

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What’s included in this CompTIA Project+ Certification Course?

  • World-Class Training Sessions from Experienced Instructors 
  • CompTIA Project+ Certificate
  • Digital Delegate Pack

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Online Instructor-led (5 days)

Online Self-paced (40 hours)

CompTIA Linux+ Certification Course Outline

Module 1: Performing Basic Linux Tasks

  • Identify the Linux Design Philosophy
  • Enter Shell Commands
  • Get Help with Linux

Module 2: Managing Users and Groups

  • Assume Superuser Privileges
  • Create, Modify, and Delete Users
  • Create, Modify, and Delete Groups
  • Query Users and Groups
  • Configure Account Profiles

Module 3: Managing Permissions and Ownership

  • Modify File and Directory Permissions
  • Modify File and Directory Ownership
  • Configure Special Permissions and Attributes
  • Troubleshoot Permissions Issues

Module 4: Managing Storage

  • Create Partitions
  • Manage Logical Volumes
  • Mount File Systems
  • Manage File Systems
  • Navigate the Linux Directory Structure
  • Troubleshoot Storage Issues

Module 5: Managing Files and Directories

  • Create and Edit Text Files
  • Search for Files
  • Perform Operations on Files and Directories
  • Process Text Files
  • Manipulate File Output

Module 6: Managing Kernel Modules

  • Explore the Linux Kernel
  • Install and Configure Kernel Modules
  • Monitor Kernal Modules

Module 7: Managing the Linux Boot Process

  • Configure Linux Boot Components
  • Configure GRUB 2

Module 8: Managing System Components

  • Configure Localisation Options
  • Configure GUIs
  • Manage Services
  • Troubleshoot Process Issues
  • Troubleshoot CPU and Memory Issues

Module 9: Managing Devices

  • Identify the Types of Linux Devices
  • Configure Devices
  • Monitor Devices
  • Troubleshoot Hardware Issues

Module 10: Managing Networking

  • Identify TCP/IP Fundamentals
  • Identify Linux Server Roles
  • Connect to a Network
  • Configure DHCP and DNS Client Services
  • Configure Cloud and Virtualisation Technologies
  • Troubleshoot Networking Issues

Module 11: Managing Packages and Software

  • Identify Package Managers
  • Manage RPM Packages with YUM
  • Manage Debian Packages With APT
  • Configure Repositories
  • Acquire Software
  • Build Software from Source Code
  • Troubleshoot Software Dependency Issues

Module 12: Securing Linux Systems

  • Implement Cybersecurity Best Practices
  • Implement Identity and Access Management Methods
  • Configure SELinux or AppArmor
  • Configure Firewalls
  • Implement Logging Services
  • Back Up, Restore, and Verify Data

Module 13: Working with Bash Scripts

  • Customise the Bash Shell Environment
  • Identify Scripting and Programming Fundamentals
  • Write and Execute a Simple Bash Script
  • Incorporate Control Statements in Bash Scripts

Module 14: Automating Tasks

  • Schedule Jobs
  • Implement Version Control Using Git
  • Identify Orchestration Concepts

Module 15: Installing Linux

  • Prepare for Linux Installation
  • Perform the Installation

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Who should attend this CompTIA Linux+ Certification Course?

The CompTIA Linux+ Course provides a comprehensive foundation in Linux OS and related technologies. This CompTIA Linux+ Training can benefit a wide range of professionals, including:

  • IT Professionals
  • Linux System Administrators
  • Network Administrators
  • Aspiring Linux Professionals
  • Technical Support Staff
  • IoT Device Engineers
  • Systems Engineers

Prerequisites of the CompTIA Linux+ Certification Course

There are no formal prerequisites to attend this CompTIA Certification Course. To be eligible for the CompTIA Linux+ Certification Examination, delegates must have at least 6 months of Linux Admin experience. It's also recommended that delegates hold CompTIA A+ and CompTIA Network+ Certifications before proceeding further with this training.

CompTIA Linux+ Certification Course Overview

The CompTIA Linux+ Certification is a respected industry benchmark for professionals engaged with open-source platforms. Linux, a leading software and service delivery system underpinning much of the world's IT infrastructure, makes this certification highly relevant.

Understanding CompTIA Linux+ is vital for IT professionals aiming to master Linux system administration. This certification is crucial for System Administrators, Network Administrators, and IT experts. Linux+ certified professionals find employment in major corporations, thereby underscoring its importance. 

The Knowledge Academy's 5-day CompTIA Linux+ Certification Training equips delegates with the skills to configure, manage, and troubleshoot Linux systems effectively. With this training, individuals gain the knowledge to secure positions in renowned MNCs, as Linux+ certification is widely recognised and sought after by leading industry players.

Course Objectives 

  • To develop expertise in configuring Linux network settings 
  • To understand file system management and hierarchy in Linux 
  • To gain proficiency in Linux Kernel module utilisation and management 
  • To implement robust Linux system security 
  • To troubleshoot and maintain Linux systems

Upon completing the CompTIA Linux+ Certification Training, delegates will benefit from enhanced career prospects, as they will be well-prepared to secure positions in major corporations and organisations that rely on Linux systems.

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What’s included in this CompTIA Linux+ Certification Course?

  • World-Class Training Sessions from Experienced Instructors  
  • CompTIA Linux+ Certificate
  • Digital Delegate Pack  

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Online Instructor-led (4 days)

Online Self-paced (32 hours)

CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP+)​ Course Outline

Module 1: Performing Risk Management Activities

  • Explain Risk Assessment Methods
  • Summarise the Risk Life Cycle
  • Assess and Mitigate Vendor Risk

Module 2: Governance and Compliance Strategies

  • Identifying Critical Data Assets
  • Compare and Contrast Regulation, Accreditation, and Standards
  • Explain Legal Considerations and Contract Types

Module 3: Implementing Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery

  • Explain the Role of Business Impact Analysis
  • Assess Disaster Recovery Plans
  • Explain Testing and Readiness Activities

Module 4: Identifying Infrastructure Services

  • Explain Critical Network Services
  • Explain Defensible Network Design
  • Implement Durable Infrastructures

Module 5: Performing Software Integration

  • Explain Secure Integration Activities
  • Assess Software Development Activities
  • Analyse Access Control Models and Best Practices
  • Analyse Development Models and Best Practices

Module 6: Virtualisation, Cloud, and Emerging Technology

  • Explain Virtualisation and Cloud Technology
  • Explain Emerging Technologies

Module 7: Exploring Secure Configurations and System Hardening

  • Analyse Enterprise Mobility Protections
  • Implement Endpoint Protection

Module 8: Security Considerations of Cloud and Specialised Platforms

  • Understand Impacts of Cloud Technology Adoption
  • Explain Security Concerns for Sector-Specific Technologies

Module 9: Implementing Cryptography

  • Implementing Hashing and Symmetric Algorithms
  • Implementing Appropriate Asymmetric Algorithms and Protocols

Module 10: Implementing Public Key Infrastructure (PKI)

  • Analyse Objectives of Cryptography and Public Key Infrastructure (PKI)
  • Implementing Appropriate PKI Solutions

Module 11: Threat and Vulnerability Management Activities

  • Explore Threat and Vulnerability Management Concepts
  • Explain Vulnerability and Penetration Test Methods
  • Explain Technologies Designed to Reduce Risk

Module 12: Developing Incident Response Capabilities

  • Analysing and Mitigating Vulnerabilities
  • Identifying and Responding to Indicators of Compromise
  • Exploring Digital Forensic Concepts

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Who should attend this CompTIA CASP+ Certification Course?

This CompTIA CASP+ (CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner) Certification Course is designed for experienced IT professionals who are seeking to enhance their skills and knowledge in advanced security practices. This course can benefit a wide range of professionals, including:

  • Experienced Security Professionals
  • Security Consultants
  • Security Architects
  • Security Engineers
  • Technical Leads
  • IT Managers
  • Information Security Analysts

Prerequisites of the CompTIA CASP+ Certification Course

It is recommended that delegates have at least ten years of experience in IT Administration, including at least five years of hands-on experience in Technical Security roles, before taking up the CompTIA CASP+ Certification Course.

CompTIA CASP+ Certification Course Overview

CompTIA CASP+ or CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner, is a comprehensive training designed to elevate the expertise of IT professionals in the field of information security. In today's increasingly digital and interconnected world, the relevance of this course cannot be overstated. It equips professionals with the advanced security knowledge and skills needed to navigate complex and diverse security environments.

Mastering CompTIA CASP+ is crucial for IT professionals seeking to excel in the field of information security. This course is especially important for individuals responsible for securing enterprise environments, authorising security controls, and implementing risk management and cryptographic techniques. Whether you're a Security Specialist, Systems Architect, or Network Engineer, expertise in CompTIA CASP+ is imperative for IT security. The Knowledge Academy's 4-day training on CompTIA CASP+ is the perfect opportunity for delegates to enhance their security skills and prepare for the CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP+) Exam. This intensive course covers a wide array of essential topics, including enterprise environment security, authorisation techniques, IT governance support, risk management strategies, and cryptographic technique implementation.

Course Objectives

  • To grasp advanced security principles for organisational safety
  • To learn efficient risk management and IT governance
  • To master cryptographic technique implementation
  • To comprehend security controls for mobile devices
  • To prepare proficiently for the CompTIA CASP+ exam

Upon completion of this CompTIA Certification Course, delegates will gain a deep understanding of advanced security concepts and techniques, making them better equipped to protect organisations from evolving cybersecurity threats.

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What’s included in this CompTIA CASP+ Certification Course?

  • World-Class Training Sessions from Experienced Instructors  
  • CompTIA CASP+ Certificate
  • Digital Delegate Pack

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Online Self-paced (32 hours)

CompTIA ITF+ Certification Course Outline

Module 1: Using Computers

  • Introduction to Computing Devices
    • Information Technology
    • Personal Computers (PC)
    • Mobile and IoT Devices
  • Using a Workstation
    • Setting up a PC System
    • Ergonomic Concepts
    • Navigating an OS
    • Using Input Devices
    • Icons and Windows
  • Using an Operating System (OS)
    • Functions of an OS
    • Types of Operating System
    • Virtualisation
    • Microsoft Windows
    • Apple macOS and iOS
    • Linux, Chrome, and Android
    • Windows Settings and Control Panel
    • File Explorer
    • Using a Web Browser
  • Managing an Operating System (OS)
    • Management Interfaces
    • Process and Service Management
    • Memory and Disk Management
    • Command-Line Interfaces
    • Access Control and Protection
  • Troubleshooting and Support
    • Support and Troubleshooting
    • Identifying the Problem
    • Understanding and Resolving the Problem
    • Troubleshooting PC Issues
    • Getting Support and Using a Search Engine

Module 2: Using Apps and Databases

  • Using Data Types and Units
    • Notational Systems
    • Units of Measure
    • Data Types
    • Data Representation
    • Value of Data
    • Intellectual Property
    • Data-Driven Business Decisions
  • Using Apps
    • Installing Applications
    • Application Management
    • Managing Software Licensing
    • Productivity Software
    • Collaboration Software
    • Business Software
  • Programming and App Development
    • Programming Logic
    • Programming Languages
    • Programming Concepts
    • Application Platforms and Delivery
  • Using Databases
    • Relational Methods
    • Database Access Methods
    • Application Architecture Models

Module 3: Using Computer Hardware

  • System Components
    • Selecting a Computer
    • Motherboard Components
    • Processors
    • Expansion Bus
    • System Cooling 
    • BIOS and UEFI System Firmware
  • Using Device Interfaces
    • Computer Connector Types
    • USB and Firewire
    • Graphic Card
    • Graphic Device Interfaces +
    • Configuring Peripherals
    • Bluetooth and NFC
    • Networking Interfaces
  • Using Peripheral Devices
    • Installing and Uninstalling
    • Peripherals
    • Display Devices
    • Display Settings
    • Multimedia Ports and Devices
    • Printer Types
    • Installing and Configuring a Printer
    • Scanners and Cameras
  • Using Storage Devices
    • System Memory
    • Mass Storage Devices
    • Optical Discs and Drives
    • Flash Memory Devices
  • Using File Systems
    • File Management System
    • Folders and Directories
    • Files
    • File Attributes and Permissions
    • Searching for Folders and Files
    • File Types and Extensions

Module 4: Using Networks

  • Networking Concepts
    • Network Components
    • TCP/IP
    • Internet Protocol
    • Address Resolution Protocol
    • DNS and URLs
    • Internet Application Services
  • Connecting to a Network
    • Internet Service Types
    • Wireless Internet Services
    • Setting Up a Wireless Network
  • Secure Web Browsing
    • Safe Browsing Practices
    • Managing Cookies and PII
    • Configuring Browser Security
    • Digital Certificates and Anti-phishing
    • Enabling a Firewall
  • Using Shared Storage
    • Local Network Storage Types
    • Windows File Sharing
    • Hosted Sharing and Storage Backups
    • Windows Backup
  • Using Mobile Devices
    • Introduction to Using a Mobile Device
    • Mobile Applications and App Stores
    • Network Connectivity
    • Email Configuration
    • Synchronisation and Data Transfer

Module 5: Security Concepts

  • Security Concerns
    • Computer Security Basics
    • Social Engineering
    • Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery
  • Best Practices
    • Securing Devices Malware
    • Preventing Malware Infections Spam
    • Open-Source Software and Patch Management
  • Using Access Controls
    • Access Controls
    • User Account Types
    • Authentication Factors
    • Uses of Encryption
    • Password Cracking and Management
  • Behavioural Security Concepts
    • Policies and Procedures
    • Handling Confidential Information
    • Acceptable Use Policies
    • Expectations of Privacy

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Who should attend this CompTIA ITF+ Certification Course?

The CompTIA ITF+ Course is designed for individuals who are new to the world of Information Technology (IT)and want to gain a fundamental understanding of IT concepts and practices. The course is typically aimed at beginners, including those who are looking to start a career in IT or anyone who wants to improve their basic IT knowledge. This CompTIA Certification Course can benefit a wide range of professionals, including:

  • Entry-Level IT Professionals
  • Small Business Owners
  • Customer Service Agents
  • Office Managers
  • IT Support Staff
  • Administrative Assistants
  • System Administrators

Prerequisites of the CompTIA ITF+ Certification Course

There are no formal prerequisites for this CompTIA ITF+ Course. However, it is recommended that delegates have basic knowledge of computer usage and familiarity with Microsoft Windows to facilitate smoother learning during the course.

CompTIA ITF+ Certification Course Overview

The CompTIA ITF+ Certification Course provides a comprehensive overview of fundamental IT concepts and skills necessary for individuals entering the field of information technology. In today's digital age, where technology permeates every aspect of society and business, having a solid understanding of IT fundamentals is essential for success in various industries

Professionals aspiring to kickstart their careers in IT or individuals seeking to transition into IT-related roles should prioritise mastering the CompTIA ITF+ Certification Course. This certification serves as a foundational stepping stone, equipping delegates with the necessary knowledge and skills to pursue entry-level IT positions across different sectors, including IT support, helpdesk, and technical assistance.

Delivered by The Knowledge Academy over four days, this training provides delegates with hands-on experience and practical skills in hardware, software, networking, and cybersecurity. Through interactive lectures, labs, and exercises, participants will gain proficiency in essential IT concepts and prepare for the CompTIA ITF+ certification exam.

Course Objectives

  • To gain a comprehensive understanding of IT fundamentals
  • To learn about PC components and software installation
  • To master the configuration and maintenance of computer workstations
  • To develop troubleshooting skills for both hardware and software issues
  • To implement security measures and adopt best practices for computer and user support
  • To use the course as preparation for the ITF+ Certification and as a foundation for advanced certifications

Upon completion of this course, the delegates will benefit by gaining a solid foundational knowledge of IT, which can open doors to a wide range of IT career opportunities. They will also be well-prepared to take the CompTIA ITF+ Certification exam, which can further enhance their credibility and career prospects in the field of Information Technology.

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What’s included in this CompTIA ITF+ Certification Course?

  • World-Class Training Sessions from Experienced Instructors  
  • CompTIA ITF+ Certificate
  • Digital Delegate Pack

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Online Self-paced (32 hours)

CompTIA PenTest+ Certification Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction to Ethical Hacking and Penetration Testing

  • Understanding Ethical Hacking and Penetration Testing
  • What is the Difference Between Ethical Hacking and Nonethical Hacking?
  • Understanding the Current Threat Landscape
  • Exploring Penetration Testing Methodologies
  • Penetration Testing Methods

Module 2: Planning and Scoping a Penetration Testing Assessment

  • Explaining the Importance of the Planning and Preparation Phase
  • Understanding the Legal Concepts of Penetration Testing
  • Learning How to Scope a Penetration Testing Engagement Properly
  • Learning the Key Aspects of Compliance-Based Assessments

Module 3: Information Gathering and Vulnerability Identification

  • Understanding Information Gathering and Reconnaissance
  • Understanding the Art of Performing Vulnerability Scans
  • Understanding How to Analyse Vulnerability Scan Results

Module 4: Social Engineering Attacks

  • Understanding Social Engineering Attacks
  • Phishing
  • Pharming
  • Malvertising
  • Spear Phishing
  • SMS Phishing
  • Voice Phishing
  • Whaling
  • Elicitation, Interrogation, and Impersonation (Pretexting)
  • Social Engineering Motivation Techniques Shoulder Surfing
  • USB Key Drop and Social Engineering

Module 5: Exploiting Wired and Wireless Networks

  • Exploiting Network-Based Vulnerabilities
  • Exploiting Wireless and RF-Based Attacks and Vulnerabilities

Module 6: Exploiting Application-Based Vulnerabilities

  • Overview of Web Applications for Security Professionals
  • How to Build Your Own Web Application Lab
  • Exploiting Authentication-Based Vulnerabilities
  • Exploiting Authorisation-Based Vulnerabilities
  • Understanding Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) Vulnerabilities
  • Understanding Cross-Site Request Forgery Attacks
  • Understanding Clickjacking
  • Exploiting Security Misconfigurations
  • Exploiting File Inclusion Vulnerabilities
  • Exploiting Insecure Code Practices

Module 7: Exploiting Local Host and Physical Security Vulnerabilities

  • Exploiting Local Host Vulnerabilities
  • Understanding Physical Security Attacks

Module 8: Performing Post-Exploitation Techniques

  • Maintaining Persistence After Compromising a System
  • Understanding How to Perform Lateral Movement
  • Understanding How to Cover Your Tracks and Clean Up Systems After a Penetration Testing Engagement

Module 9: Penetration Testing Tools

  • Understanding the Different Use Cases of Penetration Testing Tools and
  • How to Analyse Their Output
  • Penetration Testing–Focused Linux Distributions
  • Common Tools for Reconnaissance and Enumeration
  • Encapsulation and Tunnelling Using DNS and Other Protocols Like NTP
  • Common De-compilation, Disassembling, and Debugging Tools
  • Leveraging Bash, Python, Ruby, and PowerShell in Penetration Testing Engagements

Module 10: Understanding How to Finalise a Penetration Test

  • Explaining Post-Engagement Activities
  • Surveying Report Writing Best Practices
  • Understanding the Importance of a Quality Report
  • Discussing Best Practices of Writing a Penetration Testing Report
  • Understanding Report Handling and Communications Best Practices

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Who should attend this CompTIA PenTest+ Certification Course?

The CompTIA PenTest+ Course is designed for Cybersecurity professionals who want to specialise in Penetration Testing or ethical hacking. This course is especially beneficial for the following professionals:

  • Penetration Testers
  • Cybersecurity Professionals
  • IT Professionals
  • Security Analysts
  • Information Security Managers
  • Network Administrators
  • IT Auditors

Prerequisites of the CompTIA PenTest+ Certification Course

There are no formal prerequisites for attending this CompTIA PenTest+ Course. However, it will be beneficial for delegates to have some prior experience or knowledge in network and system administration, as well as a foundational understanding of Information Security principles. Moreover, it's often recommended to have the CompTIA Security+ Certification or equivalent knowledge before pursuing the CompTIA PenTest+ Training.

CompTIA PenTest+ Certification Course Overview

PenTest, also known as Penetration Testing, is a method to find security loopholes that an attacker could use to exploit a network or web applications. It is a process that involves gathering information about the target before the test starts as well as identifying probable points, attempting to end to end point security sessions.

The CompTIA PenTest+ Certification Course is a comprehensive training designed for professionals in the field of cybersecurity who specialise in Penetration Testing and Vulnerability Assessment. It is an excellent choice for individuals looking to develop the specialised skills required for safeguarding organisations from cyber threats and to advance their careers in the field of Cybersecurity.

This 4-day CompTIA PenTest+ Certification Training by The Knowledge Academy equips delegates with the knowledge required for identifying and exploiting vulnerabilities in network systems, applications, and devices. It covers various aspects of Penetration Testing, including planning and scoping, information gathering, vulnerability assessment, exploitation, post-exploitation, and reporting.

Course Objectives

  • To learn various Penetration Testing tools for identifying and exploiting security vulnerabilities
  • To assess the risks associated with security vulnerabilities and recommend appropriate remediation measures
  • To develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • To conduct penetration testing responsibly and ethically
  • To write reliable Penetration Testing reports

Upon completion of this CompTIA Training and obtaining the CompTIA PenTest+ certification, delegates will be well-equipped to excel in roles such as penetration tester, ethical hacker, or security consultant. They will possess the knowledge and skills needed to effectively identify and address security vulnerabilities, thereby helping organisations bolster their cyber defenses and protect against potential threats.

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What’s included in this CompTIA PenTest+ Certification Course?

  • World-Class Training Sessions from Experienced Instructors  
  • CompTIA PenTest+ Certificate
  • Digital Delegate Pack

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Online Self-paced (32 hours)

CompTIA CySA+ Certification​ Course Outline

Module 1: Importance of Security Controls and Security Intelligence

  • Identify Security Control Types
  • Explain the Importance of Threat Data and Intelligence

Module 2: Utilising Threat Data and Intelligence

  • Classify Threats and Threat Actor Types
  • Utilise Attack Frameworks and Indicator Management
  • Utilise Threat Modelling and Hunting Methodologies

Module 3: Analysing Security Monitoring Data

  • Analyse Network Monitoring Output
  • Analyse Appliance Monitoring Output
  • Analyse Endpoint Monitoring Output
  • Analyse Email Monitoring Output

Module 4: Collecting and Querying Security Monitoring Data

  • Configure Log Review and SIEM Tools
  • Analyse and Query Logs and SIEM Data

Module 5: Utilising Digital Forensics and Indicator Analysis Techniques

  • Identify Digital Forensics Techniques
  • Analyse Network-related IoCs
  • Analyse Host-related IoCs
  • Analyse Application-Related IoCs
  • Analyse Lateral Movement and Pivot IoCs

Module 6: Applying Incident Response Procedures

  • Explain Incident Response Processes
  • Apply Detection and Containment Processes
  • Apply Eradication, Recovery, and Post‑Incident Processes

Module 7: Applying Risk Mitigation and Security Frameworks

  • Apply Risk Identification, Calculation, and Prioritisation Processes
  • Explain Frameworks, Policies, and Procedures

Module 8: Performing Vulnerability Management

  • Analyse Output from Enumeration Tools
  • Configure Infrastructure Vulnerability Scanning Parameters
  • Analyse Output from Infrastructure Vulnerability Scanners
  • Mitigate Vulnerability Issues

Module 9: Applying Security Solutions for Infrastructure Management

  • Apply Identity and Access Management Security Solutions
  • Apply Network Architecture and Segmentation Security Solutions
  • Explain Hardware Assurance Best Practices
  • Explain Vulnerabilities Associated with Specialised Technology

Module 10: Understanding Data Privacy and Protection

  • Identify Non-Technical Data and Privacy Controls
  • Identify Technical Data and Privacy Controls

Module 11: Applying Security Solutions for Software Assurance

  • Mitigate Software Vulnerabilities and Attacks
  • Mitigate Web Application Vulnerabilities and Attacks
  • Analyse Output from Application Assessments

Module 12: Applying Security Solutions for Cloud and Automation

  • Identify Cloud Service and Deployment Model Vulnerabilities
  • Explain Service-Oriented Architecture
  • Analyse Output from Cloud Infrastructure Assessment Tools
  • Compare Automation Concepts and Technologies

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Who should attend this CompTIA CySA+ Certification Course?

The CompTIA CySA+ Course is suitable for individuals who want to advance their skills and knowledge in the field of Cybersecurity and enhance their ability to protect and defend against cyber threats. This course can benefit a wide range of professionals, including:

  • Cybersecurity Professionals
  • Application Security Analysts
  • Network Administrators
  • Security Consultants
  • Risk Management Professionals
  • IT Managers
  • Threat Intelligence Analysts

Prerequisites of the CompTIA CySA+ Certification Course

There are no formal prerequisites to attend this CompTIA CySA+ Course. However, in order to appear for the examination, candidates should ideally have a foundational understanding of Cybersecurity concepts and practices. Additionally, having 3-4 years of hands-on information security or related experience can be significantly advantageous to the delegates.

CompTIA CySA+ Certification Course Overview

The CompTIA Cloud+ Certification Course is an essential training tailored for IT professionals seeking to advance their expertise in cloud technologies. In an era where businesses increasingly rely on cloud computing for agility, scalability, and cost-efficiency, this course holds significant importance by equipping individuals with the skills needed to design, deploy, and manage cloud infrastructure effectively.

IT professionals specialising in Cloud Computing, System Administration, and Network Engineering should prioritise mastering the CompTIA Cloud+ Certification Course. This certification serves as a benchmark of their proficiency in cloud architecture, security, and management, opening doors to diverse career opportunities and demonstrating their ability to navigate complex cloud environments.

This 4-day training by The Knowledge Academy under the CompTIA CySA+ Certification Course empowers delegates with the knowledge and practical skills to identify vulnerabilities, perform reconnaissance, and assess security systems effectively. It offers hands-on training and prepares them to face Advanced Persistent Threats (APTs) confidently.

Course Objectives

  • To identify and analyse threats to computing and network environments
  • To assess the security posture of computing and network environments
  • To recommend and implement security solutions to mitigate threats and vulnerabilities
  • To respond to and recover from security incidents
  • To monitor and report on security events and incidents

Upon completion of this course and obtaining the CompTIA Cloud+ Certification, delegates will be equipped to excel in roles such as cloud architect, cloud engineer, or cloud administrator. They will possess the knowledge and skills needed to design, implement, and manage cloud solutions effectively, enabling their organisations to leverage the full potential of cloud computing for innovation and growth.

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What’s included in this CompTIA CySA+ Certification Course?

  • World-Class Training Sessions from Experienced Instructors  
  • CompTIA CySA+ Certificate
  • Digital Delegate Pack

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Online Instructor-led (2 days)

Online Self-paced (16 hours)

CompTIA Cloud Essentials+ Certification Course Outline

Module 1: Understanding Cloud Computing Concepts

  • Understand Basic Cloud Concepts and Terms
    • Cloud Computing
    • Cloud Service Models
    • Cloud Components and Clients
    • Cloud Deployment Models
    • Shared Responsibility Model and Security
  • Identify Cloud Network and Storage Technologies
    • Cloud Networking Technologies
    • Remote Access Types
    • Cloud Storage Technologies
  • Recognise Cloud Design Aspects
    • Cloud Design Components

Module 2: Applying Cloud Business Principles

  • Relate Cloud Concepts to Business Principles
    • Business and the Five Cloud Computing Characteristics
    • Business and the Three Cloud Service Models
    • Business and the Four Cloud Deployment Models
  • Establish Cloud Vendor Relations
    • Professional Services
    • Time to Market
    • Skill Availability
    • Support
    • Managed Services
    • Formal Requests
    • Service Documents
  • Distinguish the Financial Aspects of Engaging a Cloud Service Provider
    • Expenditures
    • Licensing Models
    • Contracts
    • Billing
    • Human Capital
  • Report Financial Expenditures
    • Calculate Compute, Storage, and Network Expenditures
    • Reporting
    • Chargebacks and Resource Tagging
    • Maintenance
    • Hardware Lifecycle Management

Module 3: Advising a Cloud Design and Migration

  • Relate Cloud Concepts to Cloud Design and Migration
    • Cloud Design and Migration and the Five Cloud Characteristics
    • Cloud Design and Migration and the Three Cloud Service Models
  • Use Cloud Assessments
    • Cloud Migration Phases
    • What is a Cloud Assessment?
    • IT Infrastructure
    • Orchestration
    • Additional Assessment Components
    • Documentation
    • Key Stakeholders
    • Cloud Assessments and Managed Service Providers
    • Evaluations
  • Manage Cloud Design
    • Initial Design Concepts
    • Design and the Cloud Deployment Models
    • Managing Capital Expenditures and Operating Expenditures
    • Service Levels
    • Industry Regulations
    • Disaster Mitigation
    • Redundancy
    • High Availability
    • Disaster Recovery
  • Compare Cloud Migration Approaches
    • What is Cloud Migration?
    • Three Phases of the Cloud Migration
    • Seven Cloud Migration Types
  • Identify Benefits and Solutions of Cloud Services
    • Cloud-Native Applications
    • Data Analytics
    • Customer-Facing Services
    • Evolving Business Services
    • Digital Marketing

Module 4: Operating in the Cloud

  • Relate Cloud Concepts to Technical Operations
    • Technical Operations and the Five Cloud Characteristics
    • Technical Operations and the Four Cloud Deployment Models
  • Identify the Technical Aspects of Cloud Operations
    • Data Management
    • Availability Zones
    • Geo-redundancy
    • Disposable Resources
    • Alerts and Logging
    • Cloud Managed Service Providers
  • Understand Devops in the Cloud
    • What is DevOps?
    • Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery
    • Infrastructure as Code (IaC)
    • Templates
    • Configuration Management
    • Upgrading and Patching
    • API Integration
    • Testing in QA Environments
  • Explain Cloud Security Concerns, Measures, and Concepts
    • Shared Security Model
    • Data Security
    • Application and Infrastructure Security
    • Security and Network Connections

Module 5: Managing Cloud Governance

  • Relate Cloud Concepts to Governance
    • Governance and the Five Cloud Characteristics
    • Governance and the Three Cloud Service Models
    • Governance and the Four Cloud Deployment Models
  • Apply Risk Management Concepts
    • Risk Assessment
    • Classification of Risks
    • Risk Response
    • Risk Documentation
    • Risk Register
    • Data Portability
  • Understand Compliance and the Cloud
    • Compliance and Standards
  • Manage Policies and Procedures for Cloud Services
    • Standard Operating Procedures (SOP)

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Who should attend the CompTIA Cloud Essentials+ Certification Course?

The CompTIA Cloud Essentials+ Training Course is intended for professionals seeking a foundational understanding of cloud computing concepts and practices. This course will benefit the following professionals:

  • IT Support Technicians
  • Systems Administrators
  • Network Administrators
  • Help Desk Technicians
  • Technical Support Specialists
  • Project Managers
  • IT Managers

Prerequisites of the CompTIA Cloud Essentials+ Certification Course

There are no formal prerequisites for registering for the CompTIA Cloud Essentials+ Training Course. However, having 6 to 12 months of work experience in an IT setting with familiarity with cloud technologies could be advantageous.

CompTIA Cloud Essentials+ Certification Training Course Overview

The CompTIA Cloud Essentials+ Certification Training is a comprehensive course designed to provide beginners with an understanding of cloud fundamentals. In today's technology-driven world, the cloud has become an integral part of businesses, making it essential for professionals to gain competence in this field. This course offers a focused exploration of critical aspects of cloud technology.

Understanding the CompTIA Cloud Essentials+ is crucial for professionals across various industries, especially IT, as it equips them with the knowledge and skills to navigate the rapidly evolving cloud landscape. IT professionals, system administrators, and business analysts should aim at mastering this subject to stay competitive and adapt to the changing technological environment.

The Knowledge Academy's 2-day CompTIA Cloud Essentials+ Certification Course is a powerful and efficient way for delegates to gain essential cloud competency. Under the guidance of experienced instructors, delegates will immerse themselves in the intricacies of cloud service design and management from a business perspective.

Course Objectives

  • To grasp fundamental cloud concepts and terminologies
  • To understand cloud security standards and principles
  • To learn about automation and federation in cloud computing
  • To analyse cloud deployment models and network requisites
  • To gain insights into cloud service management and business perspectives

Upon completion of the CompTIA Cloud Essentials+ Certification Training Course, delegates will possess the knowledge and skills necessary to excel in cloud-related roles, making them valuable assets to their organisations. They will be equipped to implement secure and efficient cloud solutions, ultimately contributing to improved business productivity and technological competitiveness.

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What’s included in this CompTIA Cloud Essentials+ Certification Course?

  • World-Class Training Sessions from Experienced Instructors
  • CompTIA Cloud Essentials+ Certificate
  • Digital Delegate Pack

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Online Instructor-led (1 days)

Online Self-paced (8 hours)

CompTIA Certification Course Outline

Domain 1: Planning Prior to the Course

  • Evaluating Learners’ Needs
  • Managing the Technical Classroom

Domain 2: Methods for Effective Instruction

  • Engaging Learners Through Instructional Methods
  • Managing Instructional Materials

Domain 3: Establishing Instructor Credibility and Maintaining Communications

  • Instructing with Confidence
  • Leading a Successful Class

Domain 4: Lead Group Facilitation

  • Managing Learner-Centred Instruction
  • Promoting Learner Engagement
  • Motivating Adult Learners

Domain 5: Evaluate the Training Event

  • Evaluating Learner Competencies
  • Evaluating Instructor and Course Performance

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Who Should Attend the CompTIA CTT+ Certification Course?

The CompTIA Certified Technical Trainer (CTT+) Certification Training Course is designed for individuals who want to become proficient in teaching and training others in the field of information technology and related subjects. This CompTIA Training Course is often pursued by individuals who work as Technical Trainers, Instructors, or Educators in the IT industry. This course will benefit the following professionals:

  • IT Instructors
  • Technical Trainers
  • Corporate Trainers
  • Education Professionals
  • Training Consultants
  • Instructional Designers
  • Professional Development Coordinators

Prerequisites of the CompTIA CTT+ Certification Course

There are no formal prerequisites to attend the CompTIA CTT+ Certification Training Course. However, a basic understanding of computer skills would be beneficial along with training experience that demonstrates effective instructional and presentation skills.

CompTIA Certified Technical Trainer CTT+ Certification Course Overview

In the realm of IT certifications, CompTIA CTT+ (Certified Technical Trainer) stands out as a vital qualification. In an era where effective teaching and training are paramount, this course becomes highly relevant, ensuring that educators and trainers are well-equipped to thrive in modern learning environments.

For professionals seeking to excel in the training industry, mastering CompTIA CTT+ is imperative. This certification empowers trainers, corporate educators, and IT instructors with the necessary skills to create, deliver, facilitate, and assess training sessions effectively. Whether you're a seasoned IT trainer or someone looking to enhance their abilities, CompTIA CTT+ is the key to meeting the diverse needs of your audience. The Knowledge Academy's 1-day CompTIA CTT+ Training Course is meticulously designed to equip delegates with an in-depth understanding of instructional delivery and content support. Delegates will explore various media formats and learn techniques to adapt instructional activities to cater to specific group needs and situations.

Course Objectives

  • To understand the principles and best practices of instructional design
  • To develop effective presentation and communication skills
  • To learn diverse delivery methods and techniques for engaging learners
  • To create interactive and impactful training materials
  • To demonstrate proficiency in assessment and evaluation methods
  • To prepare delegates for the CompTIA CTT+ Certification exam.

Upon completion of this CompTIA Training, delegates will be equipped with the knowledge and skills to excel as effective trainers in today's dynamic learning environments. They will gain the confidence to adapt their training methods, employ diverse media formats, and tailor instruction to meet the unique needs of their learners, ensuring their training sessions are impactful and successful.

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What’s included in this CompTIA CTT+ Certification Course?

  • World-Class Training Sessions from Experienced Instructors
  • CompTIA CTT+ Certificate
  • Digital Delegate Pack

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Online Self-paced (16 hours)

CompTIA Data+ Course Outline

Module 1: Identifying Basic Concepts of Data Schemas

  • Identify the Key Differences Between Relational and Non-Relational Databases
    • Relational Databases
    • Non-Relational Databases

Lab: Navigating and Understanding Database Design

  • Identify the Way We Use Tables, Primary Keys, and Normalisation
    • Normalisation
    • Normalising Data
    • Relationships in Data
    • Types of Relationships
    • Referential Integrity
    • Denormalisation

Module 2: Understanding Different Data Systems

  • Describe Types of Data Processing and Storage Systems
    • Types of Data Processing
    • Source Systems
    • Data Warehouses and Data Marts
    • Schemas Used in Data Warehousing
    • Fact Table
    • Dimension Table
    • Star Schema
    • Snowflake Schema
    • Data Lakes and Lakehouses
  • Explain How Data Changes
    • Overview of Slowly Changing Dimensions
    • Impact of Slowly Changing Dimensions

Module 3: Understanding Data Types and Characteristics of Data

  • Understand Types of Data
    • Quantitative Data
    • Qualitative Data
    • Why do the Data Types Matter?
  • Break Down the Field Data Types
    • Introduction to Field Data Types
    • Text/Alphanumeric Field Data Types
    • Date Data Type
    • Number Date Types
    • Currency Data Type
    • Boolean Data Type
    • Data Type Conversion

Lab: Understanding Data Types and Conversion

Lab: Understanding Data Structure and Types and Using Basic Statements

Module 4: Comparing and Contrasting Different Data Structures, Formats, and Markup Languages

  • Differentiate Between Structured Data and Unstructured Data
    • Structured Data
    • Unstructured Data
  • Recognise Different File Formats
    • Delimited Files
    • Why We Use Delimited Files?
    • Flat Files
    • File Extensions

Lab: Working with Different File Formats

  • Understand the Different Code Languages Used for Data
    • Structured Query Language (SQL)
    • Structured Hyper Text Markup Language (HTML)
    • Extensible Markup Language (XML)
    • JavaScript Object Notation (JSON)

Module 5: Explaining Data Integration and Collection Methods

  • Understand the Processes of Extracting, Transforming, and Loading Data
    • Extracting Data
    • Transforming Data
    • Loading Data
    • Full Load and Delta Load
    • Extract, Load, Transform (ELT)
  • Explain API/Web Scraping and Other Collection Methods
    • Application Programming Interface (API)
    • Web Services
    • Web Scraping
    • Machine Data
  • Collect and Use Public Data
    • Overview of Public and Publicly-Available Data
    • Finding Public and Publicly-Available Data

Lab: Using Public Data

  • Use and Collect Survey Data
    • Considerations for Using Surveys
    • Question Design
    • Types of Survey Answers

Module 6: Identifying Common Reasons for Data Cleansing and Profiling Datasets

  • Learn to Profile Data
    • Steps of Data Profiling
    • Data Profiling Tools and Techniques

Lab: Profiling Data Sets

  • Address Redundant and Duplicated Data
    • Redundant Data
    • Duplicated Data
    • Unnecessary Fields

Lab: Addressing Redundant and Duplicated Data

  • Work with Missing Values
    • Causes of Null Values
    • Filtering Null Values
    • Replacing Missing Values

Lab: Addressing Missing Values

  • Address Invalid Data
    • Identifying Invalid Data
    • Removing Invalid Data
    • Replacing Invalid Data with Valid Data
  • Convert Data to Meet Specifications
    • Data That Does Not Meet Specifications
    • Converting Data Types

Lab: Preparing Data for Use

Module 7: Executing Different Data Manipulation Techniques

  • Recode Data and Derived Variables
    • Recoding Numerical and Categorical Data
    • Derived Variables
    • Imputing Values
    • Reduction in Data Sets
    • Masking Values

Lab: Recoding Data

  • Transpose and Append Data
    • Transposing Data
    • Appending Data
  • Query Data
    • Querying Data
    • Types of Joins

Lab: Working with Queries and Join Types

Module 8: Explain Common Techniques for Data Manipulation and Optimisation

  • Use Functions to Manipulate Data
    • Text Functions
    • Text Functions - Left, Right, Mid
    • Text Functions - Upper, Lower, and Proper
    • Combining Data Fields
    • Parsing Strings for Information
    • Date Functions
    • Logical Functions and Conditional Formatting
    • Aggregation and the Basic Types of Aggregate Functions
    • System Functions
  • Use Common Techniques for Query Optimisation
    • Filtering Data
    • Parameterisation
    • Indexing Data
    • Temporary Tables
    • Sub Querying and Subsets of Information
    • Query Execution Plan

Lab: Building Queries and Transforming Data

Module 9: Applying Descriptive Statistical Methods

  • Use Measures of Central Tendency
    • Measures of Central Tendency Overview
    • Mean
    • Median
    • Mode

Lab: Using the Measures of Central Tendency

  • Use Measures of Dispersion
    • Overview of the Measures of Dispersion
    • Range of Data
    • Standard Deviation
    • Z-Scores
    • Distribution of a Data Set

Lab: Using the Measures of Variability

  • Use Frequencies and Percentages
    • Frequency
    • Percentage Difference
    • Percentage Change

Module 10: Describing Key Analysis Techniques

  • Get Started with Analysis
    • Research Questions
    • Sample Research Questions
    • Data Sources and Collection Methods
    • Observations
  • Recognise Types of Analyses
    • Exploratory Analysis
    • Performance Analysis
    • Gap Analysis
    • Trend Analysis
    • Link Analysis

Module 11: Understanding the Use of Different Statistical Methods

  • Understand the Importance of Statistical Tests
    • Confidence Intervals
    • T-Tests and P-Values
  • Break Down the Hypothesis Test
    • Null Hypothesis
    • Understanding the Results of Hypothesis Testing
  • Understand Tests and Methods to Determine Relationships Between Variables
    • Chi-Square
    • Chi-Square Tests
    • Simple Linear Regression
    • Correlation
    • Use Excel to Apply Statistical Methods

Lab: Analysing Data

Module 12: Using the Appropriate Type of Visualisation

  • Use Basic Visuals
    • Pie Chart
    • Treemaps
    • Column and Bar Charts
    • Line Graphs

Lab: Building Basic Visuals to Make Visual Impact

  • Build Advanced Visuals
    • Stacked Column/Bar Charts
    • Line Graphs with Multiple Lines
    • Combination Charts
    • Scatter Plots
    • Bubble Charts
    • Histograms
    • Waterfall Charts
  • Build Maps with Geographical Data
    • Preparing Geo Fields for Mapping
    • Geographic Maps

Lab: Building Maps with Geographical Data

  • Use Visuals to Tell a Story
    • Heat Maps
    • Word Clouds
    • Infographics

Lab: Using Visuals to Tell a Story

Module 13: Expressing Business Requirements in a Report Format

  • Consider Audience Needs When Developing a Report
    • Audience
    • Consumer Types
  • Describe Data Source Considerations for Reporting
    • Documenting the Source Data
    • Determining Access to Data
    • Developing Views of the Data
    • Data Fields and Attributes
  • Describe Considerations for Delivering Reports and Dashboards
    • Determining How Visuals Will Be Viewed
    • Determining How Data Will Be Delivered
    • Frequency of Reporting
    • Recurring Reports
  • Develop Reports or Dashboards
    • Visualisation Layouts
    • Mock-up and Wireframing for Design
    • Types of Visuals
    • Types of Dashboard Navigation
  • Understand Ways to Sort and Filter Data
    • Sorting Data
    • Filter Methods for Visuals
    • Filtering by Date Ranges

Lab: Filtering Data

Module 14: Designing Components for Reports and Dashboards

  • Design Elements for Reports/Dashboards
    • Branding Guidelines
    • Appropriate Colour Schemes
    • Appropriate Fonts and Layout
    • Naming Conventions

Lab: Designing Elements for Dashboards

  • Utilise Standard Elements
    • Standard Information and Formatting Elements for Reports
    • Other Special Fields
    • Watermarks
    • Important Dates
  • Create a Narrative and Other Written Elements
    • Narrative
    • Instructions for Using the Report/Dashboard
    • Other Supporting Materials
  • Understand Deployment Considerations
    • Techniques for Dashboard Optimisation
    • Expand and Collapse Options for Information
    • Drill Through
    • Tooltips
    • Other Considerations
    • Deploy to Production

Module 15: Distinguish Different Report Types

  • Understand How Updates and Timing Affect Reporting
    • Static Vs Dynamic Reports
    • Point-in-Time Reporting
    • Real-Time Reporting
  • Differentiate Between Types of Reports
    • Operational and Compliance Reports
    • Tactical and Research-Driven Reporting
    • Ad-Hoc Reporting
    • Self-Service Reporting

Lab: Building an Ad Hoc Report

Lab: Visualising Data

Module 16: Summarising the Importance of Data Governance

  • Define Data Governance
    • Lifecycle of Data
    • Roles Within a Data Governance Team
    • Jurisdiction Requirements
    • Regulations and Compliance
    • Data Classifications
  • Understanding Access Requirements and Policies
    • Data Use Agreements
    • Release Approvals
    • Data Retention and Destruction Policies
  • Understand Security Requirements
    • Data Processing
    • Data Transmission
    • Data Encryption
    • De-Identification and Masking of Data
    • Data Breaches
    • Data Access
    • Saving Data Files and Storage Types

Lab: Building Basic Visuals to Make Visual Impact

  • Understanding Entity Relationship Requirements
    • Entity Relationship Models
    • Record Linkage Restrictions
    • Data Constraints

Module 17: Applying Quality Control to Data

  • Describe Characteristics, Rules, and Metrics of Data Quality
    • Reasons to Check Data Quality
    • Understanding Quality
    • Rules and Metrics for Data Quality
  • Identify Reasons to Quality Check Data and Methods of Data Validation
    • Data Validation Methods
    • Automated Validation
    • Data Verification Methods

Module 18: Explaining Master Data Management

  • Explain the Basics of Master Data Management
    • Master Data Management
    • Benefits of Master Data Management
    • Reasons for Master Data Management
    • Master Data Management Vs Data Warehouse
  • Describe Master Data Management Processes
    • Consolidation of Multiple Data Fields
    • Field Standardisation
    • Data Dictionary

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Who should attend this CompTIA Data+ Course?

The CompTIA Data+ Certification is a vendor-neutral certification that validates the knowledge and skills required to manage data in a variety of environments. It is designed for IT professionals who are responsible for collecting, storing, processing, and analysing data.  This course can be beneficial for various professionals, including:

  • Data Analysts
  • Database Administrators
  • Data Engineers
  • Business Analyst
  • Entry-level Data Scientists
  • Systems Analysts
  • IT Managers
  • Data Consultants

Prerequisites of the CompTIA Data+ Certification Course

There are no formal prerequisites to attend the CompTIA Data+ Certification Training Course, but to be eligible for the certification exam, you must have a minimum of 18-24 months of experience in a report/Business Analyst role, be familiar with databases and analytics tools, possess a foundational knowledge of statistics, and have experience in data visualisation.

CompTIA Data+ Certification Course Overview

The CompTIA Data+ Certification Training Course is a comprehensive course designed for professionals aiming to excel in the field of data management and analysis. In today's data-driven world, where organisations rely heavily on data to make informed decisions, this course is invaluable as it equips individuals with the skills and knowledge needed to collect, analyse, and interpret data effectively.

Professionals involved in Data Management, Analysis, and Database Administration should prioritise mastering the CompTIA Data+ Certification Training Course. This certification serves as a validation of their proficiency in managing and leveraging data assets to drive business insights and innovation, thereby enhancing their career prospects and credibility within the industry.

In our 2-day CompTIA Data+ Training, delegates gain a thorough understanding of the essential concepts of data schemas and dimensions, as well as the differences between common data structures and file formats. They learn how to translate business requirements into a proper visualisation in the form of a report or dashboard with the necessary design elements. 

Course Objectives

  • To understand the basics of data and data analytics, including data mining, manipulation, visualisation, and reporting
  • To apply basic statistical methods to data analysis
  • To understand data governance and quality standards
  • To use data analysis tools and techniques to solve real-world problems
  • To apply the best practices for managing and protecting data, including data governance policies and procedures, data quality management, and data security

Upon completing this training course, delegates gain the ability to use descriptive statistical methods, summarise different types of analysis, and apply critical analysis techniques, while also enhancing their skills in summarising significant data governance issues and implementing data quality control measures.

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What’s included in this CompTIA Data+ Certification Course?

  • World-Class Training Sessions from Experienced Instructors
  • CompTIA Data+ Certificate
  • Digital Delegate Pack

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