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CompTIA Certifications Overview & Training Classes

Earning a CompTIA certification proves your skills and it shows your dedication and commitment to a career in IT. ONLC is a CompTIA Authorized Partner and has the training classes that will help you skill up and prep for CompTIA certification exams. Along with exceptional training, CompTIA courses from ONLC include:

  • Free Exam Vouchera savings of up to $439 alone!
  • Free Exam Prep Software

ONLC's schedule includes classes for most of CompTIA's certifications—IT Fundamentals+, A+, Network+, Cloud+, Project+, Security+, CySA+, PenTest+, CASP+, Server+ and Linux+. Many CompTIA certifications are approved for DoD 8570 / 8140 Directive.

All CompTIA training is indepth with hands-on exercises and labs to ensure you're learning and will be prepared not only for the certification exam, but also ready to handle real-world IT situations and problems. Accelerate your IT career with CompTIA authorized training from ONLC.

Two Ways to Learn

At ONLC you pick the class format that's best for your learning style

Instructor-led Training (ILT) -or- On-Demand
Our high-impact live classes are led and supported by an experienced instructor (ILT ). Attend hands-on ILT classes at convenient ONLC centers click link or from your own location click link. Alternatively, On-Demand courses are self-study (video tutorials, labs and exercises) with 24/7 access for a period of months. See CompTIA classes.

Bundled Savings

Choose classes individually or as our money-saving Bundles
Save when you prep for multiple CompTIA certifications! With our CompTIA Bundles YOU choose the CompTIA certifications, the class format, PLUS you get exam prep software and exam vouchers all at a discount! See CompTIA Bundles click link and start saving!

CompTIA Group Training

Group Training from ONLC
ONLC offers complete learning solutions to quickly and successfully upskill your group for CompTIA certification. Training can be via our public class schedule or private sessions delivered virtually or in-person at your on-site. We can customize content to meet specific learning objectives, schedules and budgets. To learn more and to receive a price quote see Private Group Training click link .

CompTIA Class Schedule, Locations & Prices

Courses are listed together by product. On-Demand is in the course title for that learning format; all other titles are live, instructor-led training (ILT) format.

Click the title of the classes marked with the green flag () to see specific locations and dates of Ready to Run classes.  Click the title of the classes marked with the yellow flag () to see specific locations and dates of Early Notice classes.

Class Information
Click Title for Dates & Outlines Days Fee
IT Fundamentals with Exam Voucher (Recommended Prerequisite)
IT Fundamentals+ 5 $2495
A+ Certification - Standard with Exam Vouchers (Choose Instructor-led or self-study, On-Demand)
CompTIA A+ Certification - Exam 220-1001 - Core 1 5 $2295
CompTIA A+ Certification - Exam 220-1002 - Core 2 5 $2295
CompTIA On-Demand: CompTIA A+ Certification for 1001/1002 5 $1295
A+ Certification - Accelerated with Exam Vouchers (Instructor-led)
CompTIA A+ Certification - Accelerated Training for 1001/1002 5 $2795
CASP+ Certification with Exam Voucher (Choose Instructor-led or self-study On-Demand)
CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP+) Training 5 $2495
CompTIA On-Demand: CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP+) Certification Training 5 $1295
Cloud+ Certification with Exam Voucher (Choose Instructor-led or self-study On-Demand)
CompTIA Cloud+ Certification Training 5 $2495    
CompTIA On-Demand: CompTIA Cloud+ Certification Training 5 $1295
CySA+ Certification with Exam Voucher
CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CySA+) Training 5 $2495
Linux+ Certification with Exam Voucher
CompTIA Linux+ Certification Training 5 $2495    
Network+ Certification with Exam Voucher (Choose Instructor-led or self-study On-Demand)
Network+ New Exam N10-008
CompTIA Network+ Certification Training 5 $2495
Network+ Exam N10-007
CompTIA Network+ Certification Training 5 $2495    
CompTIA On-Demand: CompTIA Network+ Certification Training 5 $1295
PenTest+ Certification with Exam Voucher
CompTIA PenTest+ Certification Training 5 $2495
Project+ Certification with Exam Voucher
CompTIA Project+ Certification Training 5 $2495
Security+ Certification (SY0-601) with Exam Voucher (Choose Instructor-led or self-study On-Demand)
CompTIA Security+ Certification Training 5 $2495
CompTIA On-Demand: CompTIA Security + Certification Training 5 $1295
Server+ Certification (with Exam Voucher)
CompTIA Server+ Certification Training 5 $2495    

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CompTIA Certifications & Learning Paths

Getting trained and earning a CompTIA certification can help you stand out from others to grow your IT career and land an in-demand IT role. Having a CompTIA certification proves you're keeping pace with today's technology plus it validates your skills. ONLC is a CompTIA Authorized Partner with high-impact training (live, instructor-led or self-study On-Demand) and a curriculum geared for certification success.

CompTIA certifications and learning paths are outlined below. Contact an ONLC Education Advisor for guidance and direct assistance via the chat feature on this page or by calling 1-800-288-8221 weekdays.

IT Fundamentals certification

IT Fundamentals+ certification is ideal for those considering a career in IT or who work in an allied field that requires a broad understanding of IT, such as a sales role at an IT company. This certification focuses on essential Information Technology skills and knowledge and demonstrates your readiness for the digital workplace.

Certification Exam

FC0-U61

Authorized ILT Course
(click course title for outline & dates)

IT Fundamentals+ with Exam Voucher (5 days)
This training will provide you with the fundamental skills and concepts required to maintain, support, and work efficiently with personal computers. In addition, you will acquire essential skills and information needed to set up, configure, maintain, troubleshoot, and perform preventative maintenance of the hardware and software components of a basic personal computer workstation and basic wireless devices. View outline & dates

CompTIA IT Fundamentals+ certification is considered good for life and does not need to be renewed.

CompTIA IT Fundamentals+ certification can be a stepping stone to more advanced certifications such as CompTIA A+, and with specialized experience, CompTIA Network+ and CompTIA Security+.

CompTIA A+ Certified IT Technician

The CompTIA A+ certification is a great starting point for a career in IT. A+ certification is for entry-level IT technicians involved with preventative maintenance, basic networking, installation, troubleshooting, communication and professionalism. To achieve this certification you must pass the designated exams.

Prepare for the exams by one of three training options: Core I & II, Accelerated or self-study On-Demand.

Authorized ILT Course
(click course title for outline & dates)

If you have limited or no prior IT experience, we recommend enrolling in the two full 5-day instructor-led classes for each exam, 220-1001 and 220-1002 separately. This optoin is also good for those who can pass one exam on their own, but need help preparing for the other exam requirement.

CompTIA A+ Certification - Exam 220-1001 Core I (5 days)
Exam voucher for 220-1001 and free exam prep software included with this class!
This official CompTIA® A+® Core I instructor-led course provides the background knowledge and skills you will require to be a successful A+ technician and prepare for exam 220-1001. In this 5-day training course you will acquire the essential skills and information you will need to install, upgrade, repair, configure, troubleshoot, optimize, and perform preventative maintenance of basic personal computer hardware and operating systems. View outline & dates

CompTIA A+ Certification - Exam 220-1002 Core II (5 days)
Exam voucher for 220-1002 and free exam prep software included with this class!
This official CompTIA® A+® Core II instructor-led course provides the background knowledge and skills required to be a successful A+ technician and prepare for exam 220-1001. In this 5-day training course you will build on your existing user-level knowledge and experience with personal computer (PC) software and operating systems to present fundamental skills and concepts that you will use on the job. You'll also acquire the essential skills and information you will need to install, configure, optimize, troubleshoot, upgrade, secure, and perform preventive maintenance on PC and digital device operating systems. View outline & dates

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Authorized Accelerated ILT Course
(click course title for outline & dates)

The accelerated course is best for those with prior IT experience. This instructor-led, training prepares candidates for both exams in one, fast-paced class.

Accelerated CompTIA A+ Certification Training Core I & II (5 days)
Two (2) CompTIA exam vouchers and free exam prep software included with this class!
Our Accelerated A+ class is fast-paced and touches on 10 days of content for Exams 220-1001 and 220-1002 in a 5-day format. As such, you should expect to spend a number of hours studying outside of the class times. View outline & dates

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Authorized On-Demand Course
(click course title for outline & details)

CompTIA On-Demand: A+ Certification for Core I & II
Two (2) CompTIA exam vouchers and free exam prep software included!

This CompTIA On-Demand class is a self-study course that you can access 24/7 for several months. It includes hours of videos, hands-on labs using the actual software, and knowledge checks that mirror the content found in the live, instructor-led training (ILT) version of this course. View outline

 

A+ Certification Exams

220-1001 for CompTIA A+ Core I
220-1002 for CompTIA A+ Core II

A+ certification is recommended before moving on to Network+ and Security+ certification.

CompTIA Linux+ Certification at ONLC Training Centers

Linux+ certification offers a framework for acquiring working knowledge of Linux for IT professionals working as junior-level system administrators, as well as those working in Web and software development. Linux is an essential skill for working in a variety of job roles in Web, systems and network administration. Linux is used to power most of the world’s supercomputers and a vast majority of Web servers, not to mention tens of millions of Android devices. It also forms the foundation of the popular LAMP development stack, making familiarity with it an essential skill for thousands of Web developers.

To achieve this certification you must pass the designated exams. You can prepare for the exam by attending the training listed below.

Certification Exam

XK0-004

Authorized Instructor-led Training
(click course title for outline & dates)

CompTIA Linux+ Certification Training (with Exam Voucher) (5 days)
In this five day hands-on, instructor-led authorized course you will acquire the skills needed to install and support one or more distributions of the Linux operating system, and learn information and skills that will be helpful as you prepare for the CompTIA® Linux+™ certification examination. A CompTIA exam voucher is included with the class. View outline & dates

CompTIA Network+ Certified IT Technician

This credential is for networking professionals involved with managing, maintaining, troubleshooting, operating and configuring basic network infrastructure.

The exam covers network technologies, installation and configuration, media and topologies, management, and security. Candidate job roles include network administrator, network technician, network installer, help desk technician and IT cable installer.

To achieve Network+ certification you must pass the designated exam. You can prepare for the authorized exam by attending the course listed below. Although not a prerequisite, it is recommended that CompTIA Network+ candidates have at least nine months of experience in network support or administration or academic training, along with CompTIA A+ certification.

Authorized ILT Course
(click course title for outline & dates)

CompTIA Network+ Certification Training (with Exam Voucher) (5 days)
A CompTIA exam voucher (1) and free exam prep software included with the class.
In this instructor-led, hands-on authorized course you will describe and identify the major networking technologies, systems, skills, and tools in use in modern networks. It will provide the fundamental skills and concepts needed on the job in any type of networking career and as as prep for Network+ certification exam. View outline & dates

Certification Exam

N10-008

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Authorized On-Demand Course
(click course title for outline & details)

CompTIA On-Demand: Network+ Certification (with Exam Voucher)
This CompTIA On-Demand class is a self-study course that you can access 24/7 for several months. It includes hours of videos, hands-on labs using the actual software, and knowledge checks that mirror the content found in the live, instructor-led training (ILT) version of this course. View outline

Certification Exam

N10-007 (retiring June 2022)


NOTE: For best results candidates should NOT mix training and exam versions.

 

CompTIA Cloud+

This credential is for technology professionals involved with maintaining and optimizing cloud infrastructure services. Cloud+ covers an increased diversity of knowledge, skills and abilities required of system administrators to perform effectively.

The exam has an emphasis on incorporating and managing cloud technologies as part of broader systems operations. Candidate job roles include cloud computing services, cloud engineer, system administrators, network engineers and systems engineers.

To achieve Cloud+ certification you must pass the designated exam. You can prepare for the authorized exam by attending the training listed below.

 

Authorized Course
(click course title for outline & dates)

CompTIA Cloud+ Certification Training (with Exam Voucher) (5 days)
In this five day course, you will implement, maintain, and deliver cloud technologies including network, storage, and virtualization technologies to create cloud solutions. You will manage workload migrations, manage cloud vendors to control costs, use automation and orchestration to bring business value from cloud solutions, and ensure security of cloud implementations through the use of cybersecurity best practices. In addition, this course helps prepare you to pass the CompTIA® Cloud+® exam for earning the corresponding certification. View outline & dates

Certification Exam

CV0-003

OR—

Authorized On-Demand Course
(click course title for outline & details)

CompTIA On-Demand: Cloud+ Certification
This CompTIA On-Demand class is a self-study course that you can access 24/7 for several months. It includes hours of videos, hands-on labs using the actual software, and knowledge checks. View outline

Certification Exam

CV0-002 (retiring January 07, 2022)


NOTE: For best results candidates should NOT mix training and exam versions.

CompTIA Project+ Certification at ONLC Training Centers

CompTIA Project+ supports the creation of a project management culture in any organization. It validates that project managers and team members have the classic project management skills to help them complete projects on time and within budget.

To achieve this certification you must pass the designated exam. You can prepare for the exam by attending the course listed below.

 

Certification Exam

PK0-004

Authorized ILT Course
(click course title for outline & dates)

CompTIA Project+ Certification Training (with Exam Voucher) (5 days)
A CompTIA exam voucher (1) and free exam prep software included with the class.
In this five day, instructor-led course you will acquire the necessary skills to plan and implement IT projects that will positively impact your organization. You will Initiate, Plan, Execute, Control, and Close an IT Project, using the best practices of Project Management, utilizing Project Management tools and techniques, and always with the knowledge of the Project Budget and Schedule, where it has been, where it is now, and based on the historical budget and schedule data, where the it will be in the future and at its completion date. View outline & dates

Security+ Certification

This credential is for experienced security professionals involved with system security, network infrastructure, cryptography, assessments and audits.

The Security+ exam covers the most important foundational principles for securing a network and managing risk. Access control, identity management and cryptography are important topics on the exam, as well as selection of appropriate mitigation and deterrent techniques to address network attacks and vulnerabilities. Security concerns associated with cloud computing, BYOD and SCADA are also addressed.

To achieve Security+ certification you must pass the designated exam. You can prepare for the exam by attending the training listed below.

Certification Exam

SY0-601

Authorized ILT Course
(click course title for outline & dates)

CompTIA Security+ Certification Training
A CompTIA exam voucher (1) and free exam prep software included with the class.
In this five day, instructor-led course you will will implement and monitor security on networks, applications, and operating systems, and respond to security breaches. View outline & dates

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Authorized On-Demand Course
(click course title for outline & details)

CompTIA On-Demand: Security+ Certification (with Exam Voucher)
This CompTIA On-Demand class is a self-study course that you can access 24/7 for several months. It includes hours of videos, hands-on labs and knowledge checks. View outline

Although not a prerequisite, it is recommended that CompTIA Security+ candidates have at least two years of technical networking knowledge and experience such as Network+.

 

Advance Your Security+ Certification
Further your certification level in the field of IT Security with CySA+, PenTest+ certification. These intermediate level security credentials are intended to follow Security+ and have a technical, hands-on focus at the enterprise level.

CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst - CySA+ certification

CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst, CySA+ (formerly CSA+), is a vendor-neutral IT professional certification that proves competency in security skills for threat management, vulnerability management, cyber incident response, security and architecture tool sets. Key job roles include Security Analyst, Security Operations Center (SOC) Analyst, Vulnerability Analyst, Cybersecurity Specialist Threat Intelligence Analyst and Security Engineer.

CySA+ certification is intended to follow CompTIA Security+ (above) and recommended before pursuing CASP+ certification (below). CySA+ and PenTest+ (below) are at the same certification level, however, CySA+ addresses defensive skills while PenTest+ addresses offensive skills. Although the two certifications teach opposing skills from opposite sides, they are dependent on one another and the most qualified cybersecurity professionals will have both offensive and defensive skills.

To achieve this certification you must pass the designated CompTIA authorized exam.

You can prepare for the exam by attending the course listed below.

Certification Exam

CSO-002

Authorized ILT Course
(click course title for outline & dates)

CompTIA CySA+ Certification Training (with Exam Voucher) (5 days)
A CompTIA exam voucher (1) and free exam prep software included with the class.
In this live, instructor-led course you will expand your knowlege of information security and develop skills in the areas of threat management, vulnerability management, cyber incident response and architecture tool sets. You'll use some open-source analytics tools and there will be threat scenarios. A CompTIA exam voucher is included with the class! View outline & dates

NOTE: While there is no required prerequisite, CySA+ certification is intended to follow CompTIA Security+. Attendees should have Security+ certification or equivalent knowledge before attending CySA+ training.

CompTIA PenTest+ certification

CompTIA PenTest+ is a vendor-neutral cybersecurity certification that verifies competency in the knowledge and skills required to plan and scope an assessment, understand legal and compliance requirements, perform vulnerability scanning and penetration testing, analyze data, and effectively report and communicate results. Key job roles include Penetration and/or Vulnerability Tester, Security Analyst (II), Vulnerability Assessment Analyst, Network Security Operations and Application Security Vulnerability.

PenTest+ certification is intended to follow CompTIA Security+ (above) and recommended before pursuing CASP+ certification (below). PenTest+ is at the same certification level as CySA+. CySA+ addresses defensive skills while PenTest+ addresses offensive skills. Although the two certifications teach opposing skills from opposite sides, they are dependent on one another and the most qualified cybersecurity professionals will have both offensive and defensive skills.

To achieve this certification you must pass the designated CompTIA authorized exam.

You can prepare for the exam by attending the course listed below.

Certification Exam

PT0-001
The exam includes hands-on simulations as well as multiple choice questions, requiring test takers to perform penetration testing and vulnerability assessment job tasks during the exam.

 

Authorized Course
(click course title for outline & dates)

CompTIA PenTest+ Certification with Exam Voucher (5 days)
A CompTIA exam voucher (1) and free exam prep software included with the class.
In this live, instructor-led authorized course you will be introduced to general concepts and methodologies related to pen testing, and you will work your way through a simulated pen test for a fictitious company. A CompTIA exam voucher is included with the class! View outline & dates

NOTE: While there is no required prerequisite, PenTest+ certification is intended to follow CompTIA Security+. Attendees should have Security+ certification or equivalent knowledge before attending PenTest+ training.

CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner - CASP+ certification

The CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP+) certification is vendor-neutral and proves competency in enterprise security; risk management; incident response; research and analysis; and integration of computing, communications, business disciplines and enterprise-level cybersecurity threats. CASP+ has a technical, hands-on focus at the enterprise level.

To achieve CASP+ certification you must pass the designated CompTIA authorized exam. The exam covers the technical knowledge and skills required to conceptualize, design, and engineer secure solutions across complex enterprise environments. It involves applying critical thinking and judgment across a broad spectrum of security disciplines to propose and implement solutions that map to enterprise drivers.

You can prepare for the exam by attending the course listed below.

 

Certification Exam

CAS-003

 

Authorized ILT Course
(click course title for outline & dates)

CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner Training (CASP+ with Exam Voucher) (5 days)
A CompTIA exam voucher (1) and free exam prep software included with the class.
In this instructor-led, hands-on authorized course you will expand on your knowledge of information security to apply more advanced principles that will keep your organization safe from the many ways it can be threatened. Today's IT climate demands individuals with demonstrable skills, and the information and activities in this course can help you develop the skill set you need to confidently perform your duties as an advanced security professional.. A CompTIA exam voucher is included with the class! View outline & dates

NOTE: While there is no required prerequisite, CASP+ certification is intended to follow CompTIA Security+ plus CySA+ and/or PenTest+. Attendees should have those certifications or equivalent knowledge before attending CASP+ training.

CompTIA Server+ Certification

The CompTIA Server+ certification exam covers system hardware, software, storage, best practices in an IT environment, disaster recovery and troubleshooting. This intermediate level credential proves that workers know how to implement server-based hardware and software in a data center environment.

To achieve this certification you must pass the designated exam. You can prepare for the exam by attending the course listed below.

Certification Exam

SK0-005

Authorized ILT Course
(click course title for outline & dates)

CompTIA Server+ Certification Training (with Exam Voucher) (5 days)
A CompTIA exam voucher (1) and free exam prep software included with the class.
In this five day, instructor-led course you will install, configure, upgrade, maintain, and troubleshoot servers. You will also examine the server hardware and software, server IT environment, disaster recovery concepts, and learn information and skills that will be helpful on the job. View outline & dates

Although not a prerequisite, CompTIA recommends those interested in Server+ have 18 to 24 months experience in server technology along with CompTIA A+ certification.

CompTIA Server+ certification is considered good for life and does not need to be renewed.

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Recertification

CompTIA Recertification
CompTIA has a recertification requirement for: A+, Network+, Security+, Cloud+, CySA+, PenTest+ and CASP+. You have three years from the date your certification is earned or renewed to complete the CE Program requirements. If your certification is not renewed within 3 years, your certification expires. You will need to pass the current version of the exam to regain certification. Review CompTIA Continuing Education (CE) Program click link.

 

DoD 8570 / 8140 General Information / Overview
General Information: DoD 8570 / 8140 Directive

ONLC provides training classes for IAT, IAM, IASAE and CSSP personnel that's compliant with Department of Defense (DoD) Directive 8570 / 8140. Train for DoD approved classes at any of ONLC's hundreds of training centers coast-to-coast or from your own location. More on DoD 8570 / 8140

 

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Group training available from ONLC

Private / On-site CompTIA Certification Group Training
ONLC offers complete solutions so training coordinators can successfully upskill their teams while maintaining their budget. Training can be via our public schedule or private sessions delivered virtually or in-person on-site. With private training content can be customized to meet the client's specific needs and technologies. To receive a price quote complete our quick Group Training Request form click link or call 1.800.288.8221 (weekdays).

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