Candidates are encouraged to use this document to help prepare for the CompTIA Network+ (N10-008) certification exam.


The CompTIA Network+ certification exam will verify the successful candidate has the knowledge and skills required to:

  • Establish network connectivity by deploying wired and wireless devices

  • Understand and maintain network documentation

  • Understand the purpose of network services

  • Understand basic datacenter, cloud, and virtual networking concepts

  • Monitor network activity, identifying performance and availability issues

  • Implement network hardening techniques

  • Manage, configure, and troubleshoot network infrastructure

This is equivalent to 9–12 months of hands-on experience working in a junior network administrator/ network support technician job role. These content examples are meant to clarify the test objectives and should not be construed as a comprehensive listing of all the content of this examination.


  • Networking Fundamentals

  • Network Implementations

  • Network Operations

  • Network Security

  • Network Troubleshooting