IT-5000 IT Security & Network Technician

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification, Measurable skills gain

Method of Delivery

Online, e-learning, or distance learning

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours, Weekends

Instructional Program (CIP)

Computer Support Specialist. 111006


The IT Security & Network Technician program is designed to help students prepare for the Security+ and the Network+ examinations administered by CompTIA. This dual certification program provides an IT professional with the knowledge, experience, and confidence to succeed in a new career, or to allow for advancement/promotion within a current place of employment. Enrolled students should have a basic knowledge of computer hardware and operating systems. Students will learn to implement and monitor security on networks, applications, and operating systems, and how to respond to security breaches. This course is for the Information Technology (IT) professional who has an interest in learning networking and administrative skills in Window-based TCP/IP networks and familiarity with other operating systems, such as OS X, Unix or Linux. Students gain experience that will be invaluable in pursuit of a career as an IT Specialist, Tech Support Administrator, Network Installer, Security Consultant, or Network Administrator. This program is also ideal for those who wish to further a career in IT by acquiring a foundational knowledge of security topics; prepare for the CompTIA Security+ Certification examination; or use Security+ as the foundation for advanced security certifications or career roles.


Program Length (Weeks)




Entrance Requirements

High School Diploma or Equivalent



WIOA Approved Program


Training Location(s)

Online Training

Local WIB

2 - Workforce Investment Area II

Name of Credential

CompTIA Security+ and CompTIA Network+

Type of financial aid offered or have access to


Refund Policy


Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

Yes - KBOR and Michigan Licensing and Regulatory Affairs

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?


Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?


Cost Items

In-State/District Tuition


Out-of-State/District Tuition


Total In-State Program Cost


Total Out-of-State Program Cost


Demand Occupation(s)

15-1232.00Computer User Support Specialists
$22.00 per hour
Required Certification: CompTIA Security +

Provider Status



13955 Farmington Rd, Livonia, Michigan 48154

Phone Number

(800) 734-1175

Fax Number

(734) 469-5018

Web Address


Last Updated

Apr 30, 2021


Jul 19, 2019