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CompTIA® Cloud+

Course number : 2140029   ID : 20546    Section Number : 31E
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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® Cloud+ 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 Network+ certification
-  CompTIA Cloud Essentials certification
-  AWS Cloud Practitioner certification
-  CISCO CCNA certification
-  ITN 254 (Virtual Infrastructure: Installation and Configuration) - NOVA course completion with a grade of C or better. An equivalent course from other accredited institutions of higher education may be substituted. You must provide the course description and a transcript with the final grade.  

Before Registration: Send a copy of the certification or transcript to, and a staff member will confirm receipt. You will be dropped from the class if you register without submitting proof of the prerequisites.

Please Read:  Workforce Handbook for CompTIA FastForward Courses

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

Course Description: Cloud professionals are in great demand! And as companies shift their IT infrastructure to the cloud, the demand for cloud professionals is expected to increase annually. The CompTIA® Cloud+ certification validates you have the knowledge and technical skills to deploy and automate secure cloud environments. In this course, you will learn key concepts, including virtualization, infrastructure, troubleshooting, resource management, and cloud implementation security. This course will prepare you to take the CompTIA® Cloud+ 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, complete all 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 the 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® Cloud+ certification is approved for Credit for Prior Learning for the following classes at NOVA: ITN 254

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
8/12/2024 - 8/15/2024 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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