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Delaware County Community College, Serving Delaware and Chester Counties

Computer Certification Classes

Computer Certifications

Delaware County Community College offers a wide variety of programs and courses to help you earn IT certifications that will distinguish you professionally and make you more marketable.

NEW! Networking Engineering
This hands-on training will provide you with the core technical ability required to build a sustainable career in IT. These credentials demonstrate that you have a primary set of skills relevant across multiple solution areas to reduce IT cost and deliver more business value.
Certifications:
• Azure Fundamentals AZ900
• Azure Administrator Associate AZ104
• Comp TIA Network +
• Comp TIA Security +

ITAC 3910/ Length: 176 hours
Cost:  $4,590

CRN 2244 Mon-Thurs
Jan. 24-Aug. 15
6-10 pm. Hybrid

Microsoft Azure Networking
Click start your cloud journey with Azure courses. This
course will train you in the expanding cloud platform,
with the potential to open the door to a new technology
career or enhance your current technology career.
Azure is an ideal way to jump into cloud training at the
ground level.

Azure Fundamentals AZ900
This course is intended for those without a technical background and serves an ideal launch pad for furthering your understanding of cloud computing. This course prepares you for AZ 900 certification.
ITAC 3911 / Length: 16 hours

Cost:  $595 (test vouchers included)

CRN 2245 Tues & Thurs
Feb. 15-March 3
6:30-10 pm. Hybrid
CRN 617 Tues & Thurs
June 6-23
6:30-10 pm. Hybrid

Azure AI Fundamentals (AI-900)
This course demonstrates knowledge of common machine
learning (ML) and artificial intelligence IAI) workloads
and their implementation on Microsoft Azure services.
Course is intended for candidates with both technical and
non-technical backgrounds. This course prepares you for
AI900 fundamentals certification.
ITAC 3913 / Length: 21 hours
Cost:  $595 (test vouchers included)

CRN 2300 Tues & Thurs
March 8-31
6:30-10 pm. Hybrid
CRN 617 Tues & Thurs
June 28-July 14
6:30-10 pm.

Hybrid

Azure Data Fundamentals (DP-900)
Learn to manage, optimize, and deploy machine learning models into production. Course work covers planning and creating a suitable working environment for data science workloads, running data experiments and training predictive models using Azure platform. A candidate for this certification should have knowledge and experience in data science and using Azure Machine Learning and Databricks. This course prepares you for the Azure DP900
certification.
ITAC 3914 / Length 21 hours
Cost:  $595 (test vouchers included)

CRN 2246 Tues & Thurs
April 5-21
6:30-10 p.m.

Hybrid

CRN 578 Tues & Thurs
July 19-Aug. 4
6:30-10 p.m.

Hybrid

Microsoft Certified: Security, Compliance, and Identity
Fundamentals (SC-900)

Are you a business stakeholder, new or existing IT professional, or student who has an interest in Microsoft security, compliance, and identity solutions? This course will focus on the fundamentals of security, compliance, and identity (SCI) across cloud-based and related MS services. Familiarity with MS Azure, MS 365 and understanding of how Microsoft (SCI) can span across these solution areas to provide a holistic and end-to-end solution. This course prepares you for the Azure SC900 certification.
ITAC 3915 / Length 21 hours
Cost:  $595 (test vouchers included)

CRN 2302 Tues & Thurs
April 5-21
6:30-10 p.m.

Hybrid

CRN 579 Tues & Thurs
Aug. 9-25
6:30-10 p.m. Hybrid

Azure Administrator Associate
Provides an understanding of entire administrative
lifecycle in Azure environments. Learn how to maintain
services related to computing, storage, network and
security. This course prepares you for AZ104 certification.
ITAC 3912 / Length: 16 hours
Cost:  $595 (test vouchers included)

CRN 2246 Tues & Thurs
April 26-May 12
6:30-10 p.m.

Marple

CRN 588 Tues & Thurs
Aug. 30-Sept.15
6:30-10 p.m.

Marple

 

 

CompTIA Network + Certification
This 72-hour vendor-neutral certification program explores the features and functions of networking components, and the knowledge and skills needed to install, configure and troubleshoot basic networking hardware protocols and services. You will gain technical ability in the areas of media and topologies, protocols and standards, network implementation, and network support. New technologies such as wireless networking and gigabit ethernet will also be covered. Earn up to 3 credits. Your access code for the certification prep software will be given out the first night of class. Call 610-359-7344 for details.

ITAC 1003 / Length: 72 hours
Cost: $1,699 (test vouchers included). Books purchased separately.

CRN 2247 Saturdays
Feb. 26-May 21
9 a.m.-3 p.m. Marple
CRN 594 Mon & Wed
June 13-Aug. 15
6-10 p.m. Marple

CompTIA Security + Certification
The CompTIA Security+ certification designates knowledgeable professionals in the field of security, one of the fastest-growing fields in IT. Security threats are increasing in number and severity; even in a troubled economy, most businesses plan to maintain or
increase their investment in security. CompTIA Security+ is an international, vendor-neutral certification that proves competency in system security, network infrastructure,
access control and organizational security. Many major organizations employ CompTIA Security+ certified staff. Prerequisite: CompTIA Network+ certification or equivalent skills.

ITAC 1906 / Length: 72 hours
Cost: $1,699 (test vouchers included)

CRN 2122 Mon & Wed
Jan. 10-March 16
6-10 p.m. Marple
CRN 1817 Mon & Wed
April 4-June 6
6-10 p.m. Marple

CompTIA A+ Certification - Computer Network Technician
This program prepares students for a career as a computer technician repairing personal computers and also serves as a strong foundation course. This 180-hour, hands-on course covers installation and upgrades, diagnosis and repair, system configuration, as well as safety and customer interaction. Students will assemble and disassemble different types of personal computers. Coursework provides covers a wide range of vendor and product neutral networking technologies. This course will help the student successfully complete the A+ Certification exams. A+ toolkit included. 

ITAC 1900 / Length: 160 hours
Cost: $4,775 (test vouchers included). Books purchased separately.​
CRN 1816 Tues-Thurs
Jan. 25-March 24
9 a.m-3:30 p.m. Marple
CRN 622 Tues & Thurs
March 1-July 19
6-10 p.m. Marple
CRN 616 Tues-Thurs
June 21-Aug. 25
9 a.m-3:30 p.m. Marple

Cisco Certified Network & Security Associate (CCNA)
The Cisco CCNA network associate certification validates the ability to install, configure, operate and troubleshoot medium-size routed and switched networks, including implementation and verification of connections to remote sites in a WAN. CCNA Security training teaches the skills to develop a security infrastructure, recognize threats and vulnerabilities to networks, and mitigate security threats. This curriculum includes introduction to wireless networking concepts and terminology and performance-based skills plus (but is not limited to) the use of these protocols: IP, Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP), Serial Line Interface Protocol Frame Relay, Routing Information Protocol Version 2 (RIPv2), VLANs, Ethernet and access control lists (ACLs). Security topics includes core security technologies and the installation, troubleshooting and monitoring of network devices to maintain integrity, confidentiality and availability of data and devices. Earn up to 6 credits. Your access code for the certification prep software will be given out the first night of class. Call 610-359-7344 for details.
CCNA Certification Exam:  • 200-301 
This Cisco Certified Network & Security Associate Course will prepare students for CCNA Exam v1.0 (CCNA 200-301) is a 120-minute exam associated with the CCNA certification. This exam tests a candidate's knowledge and skills related to network fundamentals, network access, IP connectivity, IP services, security fundamentals, and automation and programmability.  

ITAC 6009 / Length: 144 hours
Cost: $4,918 (test vouchers and IT-TV Pro access included)

CRN 2123 Tues & Thurs
Jan. 18-May 17
6-10 p.m.

Marple

CRN 595 Tues & Thurs
June 7-Oct. 4
6-10 p.m.

Marple

NEW! Certified Ethical Hacker
"To beat a hacker- you must think like a hacker." Hacking
involves trying to gain unauthorized access to computer
systems for illicit reasons. Ethical Hacking refers to
engaging Ethical Hackers who are authorized to make
every possible attempt to breach security and gain access
to the computer systems, applications, or data of the
company. Ethical Hacking aims to identify weaknesses
and vulnerabilities which can be exploited by malicious
attackers and plug the loopholes in security to avoid any
possible cyber-attacks.

ITAC 2601 / Length: 45 hours
Cost: $3,490 (test vouchers included)

CRN 2303 Mon & Wed
Feb. 16-April 27
6-8:30 pm. Hybrid
CRN 619 Mon & Wed
June 13-Aug. 17
6-8:30 pm. Hybrid