CompTIA certifications validate skills and competency of professionals from entry-level to expert. The CompTIA certifications cover the knowledge required for IT technical professional, risk analyst to deploy and manage cryptography, configuring, and operating basic network infrastructure, and more. CompTIA provides four IT certification series to examine different knowledge standards of the candidates:
CompTIA A+ certification is a vendor-neutral certification that validates professionals competence in areas such as installing, maintaining, customizing, and operating personal computers. Candidates will have to pass two CompTIA exams 220-1001and 220-1002to achieve this certification.
CompTIA Network+ certification validates your skills as qualified networking professional. This certification covers managing, maintaining, troubleshooting, operating and configuring basic network infrastructure. Candidates will have to pass CompTIA N10-007exam to achieve this certification.
CompTIA Security+ certification is an international, vendor-neutral certification and validates candidate's competency in system security, network infrastructure, cryptography, assessments, and audits. Candidates will have to pass CompTIA SY0-501 exam to earn this certification.
CompTIA Cloud+ certification is a vendor-neutral performance-based certification that covers more than a specific vendor or a single function like security or networking. This certification validates the candidate's competency to maintain and optimize cloud infrastructure services. Candidates will have to pass CompTIA CV0-002exam to earn this certification.
CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP+) certification validates the expertise of IT professionals with advanced-level security skills and knowledge. This certification covers enterprise security, risk management, research and analysis, and integration of computing, communications, and business disciplines. Candidates will have to pass CompTIA CAS-003 exam to earn this certification.
CompTIA Cloud Essentials certification validates the candidate's knowledge about cloud computing from a business and technical perspective and provides expertise in the areas such as cloud computing, cloud types, steps to successful adoption of the cloud, impact, and changes on IT service management, as well as risks and consequences. Candidates are required to pass CompTIA CLO-002exam to earn this certification.
CompTIA Linux+ Powered by LPI is a vendor-neutral certification that validates the fundamental knowledge and skills required for junior Linux administrators. It certifies the expertise of candidates in the Linux command line, basic maintenance, installing and configuring workstations, and networking. Candidates are required to pass CompTIA XK0-004 exam to earn this certification.
CompTIA Project+ certification is an international, vendor-neutral certification that covers the entire project life cycle from initiation and planning through execution, acceptance, support, and closure. Candidates are required to pass CompTIA PK0-004 exam to earn this certification.
CompTIA Server+ certification validates the knowledge of the candidate in server issues and technology, including disaster recovery. CompTIA's Server certification focuses on advanced network hardware such as SCSI, RAID, SANS, and multiple CPUs. Candidates are required to pass CompTIA SK0-004exam to earn this certification.
CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CySA+) is an international, vendor-neutral cybersecurity certification that applies behavioral analytics to improve the overall state of IT security. CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst certification validates critical knowledge and skills that are required to prevent, detect and combat cybersecurity threats. Candidates are required to pass CompTIA CS0-001exam to earn this certification.
CompTIA IT Fundamentals
CompTIA IT Fundamentals certification exam focuses on the essential IT skills and knowledge required to perform tasks commonly performed by advanced end-users and entry-level IT professionals. It validates the expertise of candidates to identify and explain the basics of computing, IT infrastructure, software development, and database use. Candidates are required to pass CompTIA FC0-U61exam to earn this certification.
CompTIA PenTest+ certification validates the latest penetration testing, and vulnerability assessment and management skills necessary to determine the flexibility of the network against attacks. The certification also validates the skills required to customize assessment frameworks to effectively collaborate on and report findings. Candidates are required to pass CompTIA PT0-001 exam to earn this certification.