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CompTIA Cloud+ Certification Training


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Program Description


The CompTIA® Cloud+ certification training program is designed for individuals who are just starting out in information technology. Incorporating visual, auditory, and hands-on learning, the program is aligned with the highly regarded CompTIA® Cloud+ certification. Included are applied learning activities to ensure students gain a working knowledge of the concepts taught, as well as the ability to implement them in real-life situations.

Program Outcomes


Students will be awarded a Continuing Education Workforce Training Certificate and will have access to a Continuing Education academic record (transcript).

Students will be prepared to sit for the CompTIA Cloud+ certification exam. 

Certifying organization: CompTIA; https://certification.comptia.org/

Financial Aid and Payment Options


Continuing Education Opportunity Grant
Partial Payment Option (through Nelnet Business Solutions)
Tuition Waiver for those who qualify
Employer/Sponsor Paid Tuition
Division of Rehabilitation Services (DORS)
Local Office of Workforce Development

Program Length


Approximately 75 hours/three months to complete.

Program Requirements


Academic Requirements:

CompTIA™ A+ and CompTIA™ Network+ certifications, or comparable training, or equivalent industry experience is strongly recommended prior to taking this course.

Computer Requirements:

  • PC: Windows 7 or later / Mac: OS X Snow Leopard 10.6 or later.
  • High-speed Internet connection (DSL or cable) and knowledge of how to navigate the Internet.  Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox preferred.
  • Adobe Flash Player and Adobe Acrobat Reader
  • Software must be installed and fully operational before the course begins.
  • Email capabilities and access to a personal email account.

Application Process


To apply, go to www.ccbcmd.edu/apply and complete the CCBC Non-Credit Workforce Training Certificate application.  An email will then be sent with program information and any additional requirements necessary to apply for the program.

Open Entry – No screening or documentation required.

Program Course Sequence


Course Number

Course Title

Course Hours

Costs

T=Tuition/F=Fees

Textbook Information

(approximate cost; subject to change)

Course Series:

PCA800

CompTIA Cloud + Certification Training

75

$1,495 (T-$20/F-$1,475)

Instructional materials are included in course costs.

Additional Information


Additional Expenses:

Cost of certification exam approximately $320.

Skills for Success:

Since this course is delivered completely online, students will need to have the self discipline to complete all required material on their own.  A course instructor will be available to assist students with questions and to lead online activities during the course of the class.

Career Opportunities:

Cloud computing specialist, cloud support technician, cloud consultant, or cloud support associate.

Career Coach


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Program Contact Information


Program Coordinator: Charles Blount | cblount@ccbcmd.edu | 443-840-4221| Catonsville | BESS | 100

Administrative Assistant: Danielle Bennett | dbennett@ccbcmd.edu | 443-840-4925 | Catonsville| BESS |100

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