What will you learn in this CompTIA Network+ (N10-007) Certificate course?

The Network+ certificate course will equip you with the skills needed to describe the features and functions of networking components; and to install, configure and troubleshoot basic networking hardware, protocols and services.

Textbook costs included!

Textbooks can be extremely expensive and some institutions do not include it in the course fee. Not at College SA! Our study material and textbooks are included in the total course price, so you do not have to worry about sourcing your own textbooks. We will send you all the necessary study material to complete this course.

Course Cost and Duration

At College SA we offer you the following ways in which you can pay for your studies:


  • Total Price
    *A once off R950 non-refundable registration fee applies.

What is included in the course fees?

  • Text books and study material
  • Courier fee

Course Starting Dates

With College SA, you can start studying whenever you want: there are no specific course starting dates since we offer distance learning. Please speak to our Educational Planners about your enrolment and study options.

Exam Information

Exam Dates:

The exam for CompTIA Network+ will take place online. What this means is that you’ll need to purchase a voucher for the exam, find a testing centre, and schedule your online exam – you’ll find more details below in the Assessment Information section. 

Exam Fees:

The course examination fees are not included in your total course price. You will need to purchase a voucher for the exam from CompTIA (as explained below). On the website below, you’ll find the most up-to-date prices for each exam. 


Assessments Information

You will be provided with the necessary study material so that you can prepare for your external exam. These exams are Computer-Based Assessments and are held at registered Pearson VUE Assessment Centre. You will need to purchase your exam voucher from: www. comptiastore.co.za. Once you have done this, you will need to go to http://www.pearsonvue. com/comptia/ to create your testing account, locate a testing center near you, and schedule your exam with them. Your exam score will be shown on your screen immediately after you’ve completed your exam. If you’ve passed the exam, please make sure that you keep a record of your score report with your exam registration number.

Accreditation Info

Status: Accredited course
Type & reward: International Certificate - International CompTIA N+ Computer Technician Certificate
Provided by: CompTIA
Minimum credits: N/A

College SA is a registered provider of CompTIA training programmes. CompTIA is an internationally-recognised organisation that provides students who have passed their exams with a certification that is industry-endorsed. This means that most employers within the IT industry worldwide trust the CompTIA certification, as it validates your technical computer knowledge. Therefore, a qualification from CompTIA increases your employability and the possibility of earning a higher salary. They also connect a network of IT professionals with one another, and offer refresher courses and continuous support. They are committed to upholding and encouraging adherence to professional standards in order to sustain and further the IT industry.


Entry Requirements

  • Grade 10
  • Learners must be 16 years or older
  • The ability to read and write in English
  • Access to a computer AND access to the internet
  • Advanced computer literacy

Professional Designation

CompTIA Network+ designation

What subjects make up this course:

What are subjects?

Subjects are the particular fields of study that are covered in a course. The subjects below make up this course and will need to be completed in order for you to complete this course.

Network+ (N10-N007)

In the Network+ module, you will explore the configuration, management and troubleshooting of common wired and wireless network devices. You will also learn about emerging technologies, such as unified communications, mobile, cloud and virtualisation technologies. On course completion, you will be able to:

  • Design and implement functional networks
  • Configure, manage, and maintain essential network devices
  • Use devices such as switches and routers to segment network traffic and create resilient networks
  • Identify benefits and drawbacks of existing network configurations
  • Implement network security, standards, and protocols
  • Troubleshoot network problems
  • Support the creation of virtualized networks