CompTIA Security+ Certification Training
Course Code: CPD053
Duration: 80 hours, 6 months*
Careers in network security are steadily growing, making this certification training ideal for those looking to enter the security sector of information technology, with a respected CompTIA™ certification.
This program will help you build the foundation of knowledge needed to get started in information security roles.
Throughout this program you'll build upon your existing IT knowledge by exploring computer and network security concepts. By the end of your training, you'll be proficient in basic security concepts and will have an understanding of the latest security protocols established within the industry.
*Upon completion of the program, you will receive a voucher to take the CompTIA™ Security+ certifying exam.
Gain the skills you need to be a security professional, and prepare to take the CompTIA™ Security+ certification exam, as you master the basics of system security, network infrastructure, access control, and organizational security. Once you complete this program, you’ll be proficient in basic security concepts such as attacks and mitigation, security applications, risk assessment, disaster recovery and incident response, cloud computing, mobile devices, BYOD and SCADA, in addition to vulnerability assessment. Upon successful completion of this program, you will receive an exam voucher for SYO-401 at no additional cost.
- Network Security
- Compliance and Operational Security
- Threats and Vulnerabilities
- Data and Host Security, Access Control and Identity Management
- CompTIA Security+ SYO-401
- Operating System: PC (Windows XP/Vista/7) or Mac (OS X or later)
- Required Software/Plug-Ins: Adobe Flash Player, Adobe Acrobat Reader, PowerPoint, Windows Media Player Series 11 or later, DirectX 9+, Java
- Internet connection (high-speed recommended) and email capabilities
Although it’s not a prerequisite, it is helpful if you have at least two years of technical networking experience with an emphasis on security. The CompTIA™ Network+ certification is also recommended.
*Upon registering, you’re given an initial six months to complete this program. Should you need more time beyond the six months, an extension of three months is available for a fee of $75.