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Top 20 Technical & Application Courses of 2017
The New Year is often a time when many businesses and their employees begin to think about ways to introduce formal learning solutions into their development plans. New Horizons offers a large selection of courses to help students further their knowledge and proficiency of software and other areas of technology.
In 2017 we provided almost 14,000 classes to students in all formats, including: Private Group Training, Instructor Led Training (ILT), and Online LIVE classes (OLL).
The CompTIA Security+ Security Certification Course
Security+ training provides an excellent introduction to the security field and is typically a better entry point than jumping right into an advanced security program. With Security+, you’ll build a solid foundation of knowledge that you can build on, which will help you advance your career in the months and years to come.
8 Study & Exam Tips for Adult Learners
For adult learners like me, it's been a long time since we've had to face a formal exam. However, for nearly every IT certification, one must pass the associated exam. For example, if you are seeking any CompTIA certification, such as A+, Network+ or Security+, you guessed it—there will be an exam to earn the credential.
6 Surprising Facts about CompTIA Certified Employees
In an ever-changing IT industry, the skills IT professionals need to do their job well are constantly evolving, and adding certifications to your business can be a critical component of success. According to CompTIA, “Organizations increasingly view certifications as an indicator of the qualification of their applicants when looking for the right candidate to fill their open positions.” In fact, 91% of hiring managers today believe that IT certifications are valuable in validating expertise, according to CompTIA’s Employer Perceptions of IT Training and Certification study.
CompTIA's Cybersecurity Analyst (CySA+) Certification
In February 2017, CompTIA released its latest certification course and exam: CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CySA+). This certification is an international vendor-neutral cybersecurity certification that applies behavioral analytics to improve the overall state of IT. This latest certification from CompTIA follows their record of having exams that challenge and validate skills that combat cybersecurity threats.
Is CompTIA Cloud Certification Right for You?
Businesses are pursuing a cloud strategy for many reasons, such as cost savings, agility or enabling new business opportunities, and decision makers from various areas are likely to inquire about CompTIA’s cloud solutions.
Strengthen Your Workforce with CompTIA Network+ Certification
CompTIA Network+ is a vendor neutral networking certification that is trusted around the world. It validates the essential knowledge and skills needed to confidently design, configure, manage, and troubleshoot any wired and wireless networks.
12 Tips to Help You Pass Your Next CompTIA Exam
Many business today require employees to become CompTIA certified. Whether it’s A+, Network+, or Security+, all these certifications have one thing in common: The exams!
While sitting for an exam may send shivers down the spine of even the most experienced IT professional, it is important to realize that these certification tests all share a common format.
What’s New in the CompTIA A+ 900 Series Exams?
CompTIA’s A+ certification has been around since 1993 and is widely accepted as the foundation for entry level Help Desk and PC Technicians. As time moves forward, CompTIA carefully tracks technology and its impact on the work-world, making adjustments to their certifications to reflect any changes. They state: “We continuously review how trends change the roles that CompTIA A+ certifies and work to adapt the certification to industry workforce needs, and the 900 series is a reflection of the current knowledge and skills needed by today’s IT professionals.”