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CompTIA® Network+

Course number : 2040005   ID : 20345    Section Number : 33E
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This is a FastForward Program: FastForward programs are short-term training courses for industry credentials in high-demand jobs. Eligible Virginia residents may pay only one-third (1/3) of the full tuition cost. To qualify, you must meet the Virginia domicile requirements. Virginia "domicile" means you have lived in Virginia and intended to stay here indefinitely for at least one year before the date of application. A domicile determination form will be part of your registration process. Additional financial assistance is available to offset some or all of the FastForward tuition costs. Complete this short survey to see if you qualify for financial assistance. Learn more about FastForward

G3 Initiative: The G3 program makes it possible for Virginians with low or modest income to pursue jobs in high-demand fields. Learn more about G3 to see if you qualify for additional funding to offset the tuition cost.

CompTIA® Network+ Program Pricing:
  • Regular/Full Price: $2,895
  • FastForward Price: $965
  • FastForward plus G3 Price: $0
Course Prerequisites: Students interested in taking this class must have one of the following:
-  CompTIA A+ certification or successfully completed the NOVA Workforce A+ course
-  Minimum of one year on-the-job work experience in networking
-  Degree (AS, BA, BS) in IT, Computer Science, or Cyber Security
-  ITN 101 (Introduction to Network Concepts) - NOVA course completion with a C or better 
Please send a copy of the certification, transcript or details of your work experience to and a staff member will confirm receipt. You will be dropped from the class if you register without submitting proof of the prerequisites.
Workforce Handbook for CompTIA FastForward Courses

Instructional Mode: Learn@Home: Instructor-led, Live via Zoom and CANVAS

Course Description: CompTIA® Network+ is a vendor-neutral certification and provides you with a fundamental understanding of computer networks. Topics include Network Media, Architecture, Operations, Technologies, and Devices. You will also gain a basic understanding of emerging technologies, including unified communications, mobile, cloud, and virtualization. This class is based on the latest exam. 

Included with Tuition: CertMaster Learn, CertMaster Labs, and industry certification exam. No other certification exams can be substituted in this program. Note: CertMaster Learn and CertMaster Labs ($171) are assigned to students on or by the first day of class and are non-refundable once class begins.

What is Expected: You must attend 70% of all scheduled class hours, in addition to completing any other requirements set by the instructor, and sit for the Industry Credential exam. You should expect an additional 20 hours or more of study time outside class hours.  You will have 30 calendar days from the end of program to sit for the exam.

This program cannot be combined with any other discounts/promotions.
Credit for Prior Learning gives you opportunities to earn credit for college-level knowledge that you have already acquired and accelerates the completion of your educational goals. NOVA accepts select industry credentials for college credit. The CompTIA® Network+ certification is approved for Credit for Prior Learning for the following classes at NOVA: ITN 101

Class Details

4 Session(s)
Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu

NOVA Workforce Online Class

Nicholas Pierce 

CEUs : 3.2



Please read:  Learn@Home: Instructor-led, Live via Zoom and CANVAS - Class meets in real-time via Zoom on the days and times listed on the class schedule. Your instructor will facilitate live online lectures and discussions. Reliable internet access and a Zoom-capable device are required. See Zoom Class Requirements for more details.

This class also requires the use of your myNOVA account and the CANVAS online classroom. Please follow these instructions on how to activate your myNOVA account before the first day of class: How to access myNOVA and Canvas

Important: By enrolling in this class as part of the FastForward - New Economy Workforce Credential Grant Program (WCG) and as a condition to receiving a grant, the student agrees to the following terms and conditions as specified in the WCG Agreement (Preview PDF).This agreement will be completed electronically during registration.



Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s) Instructional Method
8/5/2024 - 8/8/2024 Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu 09:00 AM - 05:30 PM VIRTUAL-ONLINE, NOVA Workforce Online Class  Map, Room: Online Nicholas Pierce  Lecture

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