CompTIA Security+ Certification

Security+ certification (CompTIA Security+ SYO-501 certification exam)



5 Days

Course Overview

The CompTIA Security+ Certification course provides the basic knowledge needed to plan, implement, and maintain information security in a vendor-neutral format. This includes risk management, host and network security, authentication and access control systems, cryptography, and organizational security. Attending students would be prepared to take the CompTIA Security+ Certification Exam.


What’s Included:

  • CompTIA Authorized Curriculum
  • Lab Environment for hands-on work
  • Exam Voucher (can be purchased separately)
  • Self-Study Prep Materials

Course Objectives


Working within in an engaging, hands-on learning environment, guided by our expert team, attendees will learn to:

  • Identify the fundamentals concepts of computer security
  • Identify security threats and vulnerabilities
  • Examine network security
  • Manage application, data, and host security
  • Identify access control and account management security
  • Manage certificates
  • Identify compliance and operational security measures
  • Manage risk
  • Manage security incidents
  • Develop business continuity and disaster recovery plans

Course Prerequisites

This course assumes basic knowledge of using and maintaining individual workstations.  Attending students would be prepared to take the CompTIA Security+ Certification Exam.  Attending students should have incoming knowledge equivalent to the CompTIA A+ certification and Network+  certification.  

Course Agenda

Lesson: Security Fundamentals

  • Security concepts
  • Risk Management
  • Vulnerability assessment


Lesson: Understanding Attacks

  • Understanding attackers
  • Social engineering
  • Malware
  • Network attacks
  • Application attacks


Lesson: Cryptography

  • Cryptography concepts
  • Public key infrastructure


Lesson: Network Fundamentals

  • Network components
  • Network addressing
  • Network ports and applications


Lesson: Securing Networks

  • Network security components
  • Transport encryption
  • Hardening networks
  • Monitoring and detection


Lesson: Securing Hosts and Data

  • Securing hots
  • Securing data
  • Mobile device security


Lesson: Securing Network Services

  • Securing applications
  • Virtual and cloud systems


Lesson: Authentication

  • Authentication factors
  • Authentication protocols


Lesson: Access Control

  • Access control principles
  • Account management


Lesson: Organizational Security

  • Security policies
  • User training
  • Physical security and safety


Lesson: Disaster Planning and Recovery

  • Business continuity
  • Fault tolerance and recovery
  • Incident response



Course Materials

  • CompTIA Authorized Curriculum
  • Lab Environment for hands-on work
  • Exam Voucher (can be purchased separately)
  • Self-Study Prep Materials

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CompTIA Security+ Certification 5 Days Nov 15 to Nov 19 10:00 AM to 06:00 PM EST $2,595.00 Enroll
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