CompTIA Security+ is a global certification that validates the baseline skills necessary to perform core security functions and pursue an IT security career. It is a very popular course ideal for anyone wanting to start a career or advance their career in the Information Technology (IT) industry. Security+ is a vendor neutral course that covers a broad range of introductory and more advanced topics across many crucial areas of computer security issues and security technology that are in great demand in the industry and the government today.
IT security is paramount to organizations as cloud computing and mobile devices have changed the way we do business. With the massive amounts of data transmitted and stored on networks throughout the world, it’s essential to have effective security practices in place. That’s where CompTIA Security+ comes in. Get the Security+ certification to show that you have the skills to secure a network and deter hackers and you’re ready for the job.
|Course Name||Start Date||End Date||Days||Session Dates||Time||Tuition||Hours||Register|
|Security+||April 11, 2023||May 2, 2023||Tue, Thur||4/11, 4/13, 4/18, 4/20, 4/25, 4/27, 5/2, 5/4||6:00 PM - 10:00 PM||$1,299.00||32|
Who this course is for
This course is designed for individuals with networking experience or training wanting to obtain knowledge of communication security, infrastructure security, cryptography, operational security, and general security concepts.
What you’ll learn
CompTIA Security+ meets the ISO 17024 standard and is approved by U.S. Department of Defense to fulfill Directive 8570.01-M requirements. Once you obtain your Security+ you automatically have the CE designation required in the DoD Directive 8570.01 manual and going forward must comply with the CE program requirement of completing 50 CEUs in three years to maintain the credential. Security+ is also compliant with government regulations under Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA).
This course is taught by industry professionals, will build a strong conceptual knowledge of security techniques and prepare students for the Security+ certification exam as well as build their skill sets to move forward in real world computing careers.
Security+ validates knowledge of communication security, infrastructure security, cryptography, operational security, and general security concepts. The course curriculum covers prevention of information technology theft and security of intellectual property as well as theory of security implementation and management. Industry and government employers have a growing need for skilled computer security professionals to combat hackers, decrease financial losses and secure valuable data.
Jobs that use CompTIA Security+
- Security Administrator
- Systems Administrator
- Helpdesk Manager/Analyst
- Network/Cloud Engineer
- Security Engineer/Analyst
- DevOps/Software Developer
- IT Auditors
- IT Project Manager
Participants after completing this course will be able to:
- Help identify attacks and vulnerabilities to mitigate them before they infiltrate
- Understand secure virtualization, secure application deployment, and automation concepts
- Identify and implement the best protocols and encryption
- Understand the importance of compliance
Security+ SY0-601 Exam
The Security+ exam is 90 minutes long and comprises of a maximum of 90 multiple choice questions and performance based questions examining the applicant’s knowledge and understanding of the five Security+ domains. The results are computed on a scaled score, with a score of 750 or more out of a 900-point maximum needed to qualify for the credential.
Course Content Outline
Module 1: Threats, Attacks and Vulnerabilities
Module 2: Technologies and Tools
Module 3: Architecture and Design
Module 4: Identity and Access Management
Module 5: Risk Management
Module 6: Cryptography and PKI
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