CompTIA Network+

Start your prep for the N10-007 exam with the CompTIA Network+ N10-007 course and lab. The labs simulate real-world, hardware, software & command line interface environments and can be mapped to any text-book, course or training. The CompTIA Network+ study guide offers interactive study material for the preparation of the N10-007 exam and includes topics such as network policies; network components; Ethernet technology; WANs; routing IP packets; IPv4 and IPv6 addresses, and many more.

Lessons | Test Prep | Lab


Here’s what’s included


The CompTIA Network+ certification is an internationally recognised credential which validation the technical knowledge required of foundation-level IT network practitioners. The N10-007 exam validates your expertise 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; implement network security, standards, and protocols; troubleshoot network problems, and support the creation of virtualised networks


UK apprenticeship


15+ Lessons

144+ Quizzes

385+ Flashcards

385+ Glossary of terms

UK apprenticeship

Test Prep

132+ Pre Assessment Questions

2+ Full-Length Tests

126+ Post Assessment Questions

242+ Practice Test Questions


Video (Add-on)

200+ Video Tutorials

UK apprenticeship


107+ Performance Lab

52 Video Tutorials
4hr 20 minutes 

What you will learn

        • Goals and methods
        • How the course is organised
        • What’s new?
        • Who should read this course?
        • Strategies for exam preparation
    • Defining a network
    • Networks defined by geography
    • Networks defined by topology
    • Wireless topologies
    • Networks defined by resource location
    • Real-world case study
    • Summary
    • Review all the key topics
    • The purpose of reference models
    • Real-world case study
    • Summary
    • Review all the key topics
    • Media
    • Network infrastructure devices
    • Specialised network devices
    • Virtual network devices
    • Voice over ip protocols and components
    • Real-world case study
    • Summary
    • Review all the key topics
    • Principles of ethernet
    • Ethernet switch features
    • Real-world case study
    • Summary
    • Review all the key topics
  • Binary Numbering
  • IPv4 Addressing
  • Assigning IPv4 Addresses
  • Subnetting
  • IP Version 6
  • Real-World Case Study
  • Summary
  • Review All the Key Topics
  • Basic Routing Processes
  • Sources of Routing Information
  • Routing Protocol Characteristics
  • Routing Protocol Examples
  • Address Translation
  • Multicast Routing
  • Real-World Case Study
  • Summary
  • Review All the Key Topics
  • WAN properties
  • WAN technologies
  • Real-World case study
  • Summary
  • Review all the key topics


    • Introducing wireless lans
    • Deploying wireless lans
    • Securing wireless lans
    • Real-world case study
    • Summary
    • Review all the key topics
  • High availability
  • QoS technologies
  • Case study: Soho network design
  • Real-world case study
  • Summary
  • Review all the key topics




  • Windows Commands
  • UNIX Commands
  • Real-World Case Study
  • Summary
  • Review All the Key Topics


    • Maintenance tools
    • Network documentation
    • Monitoring resources and reports
    • Remote access methods
    • Real-world case study
    • Summary
    • Review all the key topics
  • Security Fundamentals
  • Categories of Network Attacks
  • Defending Against Attacks
  • Remote-Access Security
  • Firewalls
  • Virtual Private Networks
  • Intrusion Detection and Prevention
  • Real-World Case Study
  • Summary
  • Review All the Key Topics
  • Policies
  • Best practices
  • Real-World case study
  • Summary
  • Review all the key topics
    • Troubleshooting basics
    • Physical layer troubleshooting
    • Data link layer troubleshooting
    • Network layer troubleshooting
    • Wireless troubleshooting
    • Specialised networks
    • Real-world case study
    • Troubleshooting scenarios
    • Summary
    • Review all the key topics

Hands on activities

  • Identifying network components
  • Identifying network categories
  • Connecting devices in bus topology
  • Identifying network topologies
  • Understanding wireless topologies
  • Connecting devices in a peer to peer architecture
  • Identifying client and server
  • Identifying OSI layers
  • Identifying abbreviations for various Internet layer protocols
  • Identifying TCP/IP protocol layers
  • Describing OSI layers
  • Identifying TCP/IP layers
  • Identifying OSI layer functions
  • Connecting a computer system to the network
  • Identifying types of cable and connector
  • Identifying twisted-pair cable connectors
  • Identifying cable configuration types
  • Connecting a Router to the Laptop
  • Connecting a hub to a switch
  • Connecting the hub with different devices using USB cables
  • Creating a virtual switch
  • Connecting the DHCP server and laptop to the VLAN
  • Obtaining IP address information from a DHCP server
  • Creating DNS domains
  • Installing a NIC
  • Connecting to a server using Remote Desktop Connection
  • Identifying protocols and devices
  • Identifying Fast Ethernet standards
  • Connecting patch cables between the patch panel and switch ports
  • Understanding STP Port Cost
  • Capturing packet using Wireshark
  • Converting a Decimal Number to Binary
  • Understanding types of addresses
  • Connecting a Workstation to the LAN and Configuring IPv4 Properties
  • Obtaining Automatic Private IP Addressing
  • Configuring Automatic Private IP Addressing
  • Configuring IPv4 address
  • Adding DNS server
  • Using subnet calculator
  • Identifying steps for calculating subnets
  • Understanding types of IPv6 data flows
  • Configuring and testing IPv6 addresses
  • Adding and removing an IPv6 address
  • Identifying administrative distances
  • Identifying routing protocols
  • Describing Network Address Translation
  • Identifying NAT IP addresses
  • Understanding IGMP
  • Identifying WAN connection types
  • Creating a dial-up connection
  • Identifying MPLS network elements
  • Connecting cable Internet access for your network
  • Adding static routes in RRAS
  • Connecting a Wireless Router to a Laptop
  • Identifying WLANs
  • Troubleshooting AP
  • Configuring SSID
  • Connecting to a password protected network
  • Configuring Windows 10 Wireless Settings
  • Understanding network architecture
  • Understanding QoS configuration
  • Connecting systems to the Internet through a router
  • Understanding the arp command
  • Understanding ipconfig commands
  • Analysing network paths with tracert
  • Using the nbtstat command
  • Using the netstat command
  • Using the nslookup command
  • Checking IP connectivity between two network devices
  • Deleting the route
  • Adding the route
  • Using dig command
  • Using host command
  • Configuring and verifying interface’s IP address configuration
  • Using traceroute command
  • Using netstat command
  • Using ping command
  • Adding a static route
  • Adding a static ARP entry with the arp command
  • Deleting a static ARP entry with the arp command
  • Checking the Internet speed
  • Identifying Syslog severity levels
  • Viewing TCP frame details using Network Monitor
  • Viewing the logs
  • Filtering entries in Event Viewer
  • Identifying sequence of asymmetric encryption
  • Identifying the Denial of Service Attack
  • Identifying network attacks
  • Scanning using nmap
  • Running the Nessus vulnerability scan
  • Identifying Bluetooth devices attacks
  • Identifying types of firewall
  • Configuring Windows firewall settings
  • Turning on Windows Firewall
  • Setting Up a DMZ on a SOHO Router
  • Creating a remote access VPN connection
  • Understanding IPsec VPN
  • Identifying detection methods
  • Changing passwords for the router
  • Troubleshooting a network
  • Diagnosing a network problem
  • Troubleshooting physical link layer issues
  • Identifying physical layer issues
  • Troubleshooting data link layer issues
  • Understanding data structures
  • Diagnosing networking issues
  • Identifying error in net connection

Frequently Asked Questions

Where do I take the exam?

What is the format of the exam?

Multiple choice questions (single and multiple response), drag and drops and performance-based

How many questions are asked in the exam?

The exam contains 90 questions

What is the duration of the exam?

90 minutes

What is the passing score?

(720 out of 900)

What is the exam's retake policy?

Here are the retake policies:

In the event that you fail your first attempt at passing the Network+ examination, CompTIA’s retake policies are:

  1. CompTIA does not require a waiting period between the first and second attempt to pass such examination. However, if you need a third or subsequent attempt to pass the examination, you shall be required to wait for a period of at least 14 calendar days from the date of your last attempt before you can retake the exam.
  2. If a candidate has passed an exam, he/she cannot take it again without prior consent from CompTIA.
  3. A test result found to be in violation of the retake policy will not be processed, which will result in no credit awarded for the test taken. Repeat violators will be banned from participation in the CompTIA Certification Program.
  4. Candidates must pay the exam price each time they attempt the exam. CompTIA does not offer free re-tests or discounts on retakes.

What is the exam's registration fee?


What are the career opportunities after passing this exam?

Network Analyst

Network Administrator

Network Field Engineer

Network Support Specialist

What is the validity of the certification?

CompTIA Network+ certification expires after three years from the date of issue, after which the certification holder will need to renew their certification via CompTIA’s Continuing Education Program.