Credentialing Programs

Credential Preparation Programs are short-term and provide preparation for specific credentials and the applicable credential exams only.  DiverseNote Credential Prep programs are outlined below.
These programs include Career Insider sessions where learners receive career insights from top employers.
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While Credential Preparation Programs do prepare learners to take the exams for the credential they seek, note that these programs are not full DiverseNote Mobility accelerated career training programs.
DiverseNote Mobility offers multiple options to accelerate career mobility.  Learn more about credential prep programs below.
Learn about additional accelerated career program options on our programs page.


First Phase Fundamental Credential Prep Exams

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CompTIA Exams – First Phase/Fundamentals


The CompTIA IT Fundamentals program is a first step credential and helps Students prepare to enter the IT workforce and professionals changing careers to IT or technology-related fields.


This program and credential can help you decide if a career in IT is right for you or to develop a broader understanding of IT.

CompTIA A+

Launch your tech career with the industry-standard credential for getting into IT.

Careers for graduates with an A+ credential can  include:

Technical Support Specialist

IT Support Technician

Field Service Technician


CompTIA A+ certified professionals are proven problem solvers. They support today’s core technologies from security to networking to virtualization and more. CompTIA A+ is the industry standard for launching IT careers into today’s digital world.

CompTIA Network+

Grow your skills to support the essential networks that businesses rely on.

Careers for graduates with a Network+ credential can include:

Network Field Technician

Network Support Specialist

Network Administrator

Network Analyst

Technical Support


CompTIA Network+ validates the technical skills needed to securely establish, maintain and troubleshoot the essential networks that businesses rely on.

CompTIA Security+

Get hands-on cybersecurity experience and jumpstart your career in one of the fastest-growing IT fields.

Careers for graduates with a Security+ credential can include:

Security Architect

Security Engineer

Security Consultant

Security Specialist

Security or Systems Administrator

Next Level Credential Prep Exams

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CompTIA Exams – Next Level/Intermediate

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CompTIA Cloud+

CompTIA Cloud+ is a global certification that validates the skills needed to deploy and automate secure cloud environments that support the high availability of business systems and data.

CompTIA Cloud+ is a performance-based IT certification that views cloud-based infrastructure services in the context of broader IT systems operations regardless of the platform. Migrating to the cloud presents opportunities to deploy, optimize, and protect mission-critical applications and data storage. CompTIA Cloud+ validates the technical skills needed to secure these valuable assets.

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CompTIA Linux+

CompTIA Linux+ validates the skills administrators need to secure the enterprise, power the cloud and keep systems running. The new certification ensures that IT professionals, software developers, cybersecurity engineers and penetration testers have these necessary skills to support today’s tech systems.

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CompTIA Server+

CompTIA Server+ is a global certification that validates the hands-on skills of IT professionals who install, manage and troubleshoot servers in data centers as well as on-premise and hybrid environments.

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CompTIA Project+

CompTIA Project+ is ideal for IT professionals who need to manage smaller, less complex projects as part of their other job duties but still have foundational project management skills. Project+ is more versatile than other certifications because it covers essential project management concepts beyond the scope of just one methodology or framework.

CompTIA PenTest+

CompTIA PenTest+ is for cybersecurity professionals tasked with penetration testing and vulnerability management.

Advanced Credential Prep Exams

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CompTIA Exams – Advanced

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CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CySA+) is an IT workforce certification that applies behavioral analytics to networks and devices to prevent, detect and combat cybersecurity threats through continuous security monitoring.

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CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP+) is an advanced-level cybersecurity certification for security architects and senior security engineers charged with leading and improving an enterprise’s cybersecurity readiness.

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How do you know which credential-only program is right for you?

This can be decided based on the career pathway you want to take.  These career pathway options can include one or more of the following.

  • Building foundational skills
  • Data
  • Cybersecurity
  • Project Management
  • Networking
  • Etc.



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