CompTIA Security+ Certification Training
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This CompTIA Security+ training course provides the foundational knowledge you need to pass the CompTIA Security+ SY0-601 certification exam, and the skills to ensure compliance and operational security in your organization.
CompTIA Security+ certification is a vendor-neutral certification that is recognized worldwide as a benchmark for information system security best practices. Earning Security+ certification demonstrates your knowledge of industry-wide information assurance topics, like systems and network security, network infrastructure, access control, assessments and audits, cryptography, and organizational security.
Attend this CompTIA Security+ training in one of three formats – live, instructor-led, on-demand or a blended on-demand/instructor-led version.
Key Features of this CompTIA Security+ Training:
Choose from self-paced and instructor-led blended learning options
Exclusive LinkedIn group membership for peer and SME community support
CompTIA-approved Security+ training programs
CompTIA Security+ exam voucher, study guide, and practice questions included
You Will Learn How To:
Prepare for the CompTIA Security+ exam
Confidently explain and define an array of security vulnerabilities
Navigate the complexities of secure system and network design
Explore the defensive measures like PKI, firewalls and IDS
Implement robust identity management and access control
Choose the Training Solution That Best Fits Your Individual Needs or Organizational
Live, Instructor-Led – Online Training
20-day instructor-led training course
One-on-one after course instructor coaching
Security+ Study Guide
Practice exam questions
Exam voucher included
Pay at the time of checkout by credit card
On-demand Security+ modules
Pre-configured practice labs
Practice exams, flashcards, and performance tracker
One-on-one after course instructor coaching
Exam voucher and optional retake included
Security+ Instructor-Led Course Outline
Introduction to the CompTIA Security+ Exam
The five domains of knowledge
Expected level of expertise
Assessing initial readiness
Threats, Attacks and Vulnerabilities
Compare and contrast types of attacks
Explore threat actor types and vectors
Explain penetration testing and vulnerabillity scanning concepts Identify key attack indicators
Architecture and Design
Deploy secure application designs across an enterprise
Develop and deploy secure applications with trusted frameworks
Defend embedded systems, cloud assets and virtualized servers
Analyze confidentiality and nonrepudiation cryptography requirements
Install and configure network protocols
Identify effective host and application security solutions
Implement authentication and authorization solutions with PKI
Secure wireless and mobile communications against breaches
Operations and Incident Response
Respond to alerts and alarms to identity and mitigate threats
Design and enact effective policies, processes, and procedures
Utilize tools and data sources to support incident investigations
Identify key elements of an incident to conduct a forensic investigation
Governance, Risk and Compliance
Explain the importance of policies, plans and procedures
Summarize regulations, standards, and frameworks to enhance security
Explore risk management for a stronger security posture
Carry out best practices for data security and privacy compliance
Preparing for the examination
Getting ready for the exam
Handling difficult questions
Utilizing additional study guides
Final review and assessment
Taking a complete practice exam
Security+ Training FAQs
Who should attend this CompTIA Security+ training course?
You should have knowledge of networking and a background in information assurance prior to taking this course.
What background do I need?
A strong understanding of networking fundamentals is recommended.
Do I get a CompTIA Security+ study guide?
Yes. You will receive a CompTIA Security+ Study Guide included in your tuition.
How do I earn the CompTIA Security+ certification?
To earn this certification, you must take and pass CompTIA exam SY0-601. Exam vouchers are available upon request and included in the price of tuition.
How long is the Security+ exam?
You will have 90 minutes to complete the 90-question Security+ SY0-601 certification exam. The questions are multiple choice and performance based. A passing score is 750 out of 900 possible points.
How do I schedule the CompTIA Security+ SY0-601 exam?
To schedule an in-person exam you’ll need to follow the steps provided here.
Are there CompTIA Security+ exam questions to practice with included in this course?
Yes. You will receive numerous practice exam questions.
How do I get the CompTIA Security+ exam voucher?
This course includes a voucher for the CompTIA Security+ exam. The Exam voucher is available upon request, simply call or email our customer service team and they will be happy to provide your exam voucher.
How does Security+ certification align to U.S. DoD Directive 8570.01?
Passing the CompTIA Security+ Certification Exam meets the requirements for U.S. DoD Directive 8570.01 Management Level-I and Technical Level-II