Expand your career skills with noncredit training

Do your job responsibilities include securing network services, devices and traffic in your organization? If so, build on your knowledge and skills with NSCC’s CompTIA Security+ Certification to keep up with what today's job market demands. Learn security fundamentals, networks and organizational security as you acquire the specific skills required to implement basic security services on any type of computer network.

This program is intended upon completion to prepare students to take the CompTIA Security+ Certification Exam. The examination is intended for candidates who possess Network+ certification and two years of experience in IT administration with a security focus. Upon scoring high enough on this exam, students are eligible to advance their level of employment in the computer networking and cyber security field. Course includes textbook and exam voucher.

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Cost: $1,695
Program Length: 80 hours
Payment: Visa, MasterCard, Discover cards, check or money orders accepted. This course offers a payment plan.


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Ways to Register

By Phone 978-236-1200 | Monday  Friday | 9:00am  5:00pm

By Mail – Send a completed registration form to:

North Shore Community College
Enrollment & Records Office
1 Ferncroft Road, Danvers, MA 01923

By Fax – Fax a completed registration form to 978-762-4015

In Person –Visit NSCC’s Lynn or Danvers Enrollment Center to enroll in person

Next Steps

Next Steps

If you have interest in continuing your education, learn about other Professional Education or academic programs in NSCC’s Information Technology and Computer Science Pathway.

Get in touch

For more information, please contact NSCC's Professional Education Division.

Phone: 978-236-1200


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State and federal government eligibility

Workforce Individual Training Program-eligible