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CompTIA™ Security+ Certification Training (Voucher Included)CompTIA™ Security+ Certification Training (Voucher Included)  

CompTIA Security+ is the certification globally trusted to validate foundational, vendor-neutral IT security knowledge and skills. This Security+ training course will assist you in preparing for the CompTIA Security+ certification SY0-601 exam.

What you will learn

  • Perform network design security, risk calculations, penetration testing, and risk management
  • Implement device security, wireless security, static environment security, secure authentication methods, and authorization models
  • Manage attack types, mitigating malware, discovery tools, and security administrative principles

How you will benefit

  • Prepare to successfully pass the CompTIA™ Security+ Exam SY0-601
  • Become compliant to Department of Defense (DoD) Directive 8570
  • Develop the necessary skills for a career as an IA technician, security consultant, information security analyst, or forensic analyst
  • Create an initial understanding of or build upon your existing IT knowledge by exploring computer and network security concepts, trends and techniques

Requirements:

Hardware Requirements:

  • This course can be taken on either a PC or Mac.
  • Mac users are encouraged to have access to a Windows environment on their device.

Software Requirements:

  • PC: Windows 8 or newer.
  • Mac: OS X Snow Leopard 10.6 or later.
  • Browser: The latest version of Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox are preferred. Microsoft Edge and Safari are also compatible.
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader.
  • Software must be installed and fully operational before the course begins.

Other:

  • Email capabilities and access to a personal email account.

Instructional Material Requirements:

The instructional materials required for this course are included in enrollment. The following textbook will be shipped to you approximately 7-10 business days after enrollment:

  • CompTIA Security+ Guide to Network Security Fundamentals

The Security+ training course will assist you in preparing for the CompTIA Security+ certification SY0-601 exam through comprehensive material that covers the key objectives and fundamentals to perform core security functions while pursuing an information technology-based career. Successful completion of this course will allow you to assess an organization's security strength while recommending and implementing appropriate security solutions based on those assessments. Learners will be able to monitor and secure various security environments like cloud, mobile, and IoT (Internet of Things) in addition to obtaining an awareness of applicable laws, policies, and compliance standards. Also, you will be able to identify, analyze, and properly respond to security incidents.

Cybersecurity skills are applicable in a variety of IT (Information Technology) positions and have become imperative in security-related roles. With an estimated 31 percent employment increase projected over the next ten years according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, demand for security professionals is high. Learning comprehensive workplace security skills allows you to become a knowledgeable go-to source for reducing liabilities, risk, and other expenses for an organization.

This course offers enrollment with a voucher. The voucher is prepaid access to sit for the certifying exam upon eligibility. After completing the course, you can set up your own exam dates and times at a nearby testing center.


  1. Introduction
    1. Welcome
      1. About the Course
      2. About the Certification
  2. Security Foundations
    1. Introduction to Security
      1. Key Terms: Introduction to Security
      2. Flashcards: Introduction to Security
      3. Readings and Resources: Introduction to Security
      4. Slide Deck: Introduction to Security
      5. Self-Assessment: Introduction to Security
      6. Critical Questions: Introduction to Security
      7. Supplemental Projects: Introduction to Security
      8. Complementary Lecture Prep: Introduction to Security
      9. Access Complementary Lectures - Security Foundations
      10. Key Terms Practice Quiz: Introduction to Security
      11. Quiz: Part 1
    2. Threat Management
      1. Key Terms: Threat Management
      2. Flashcards: Threat Management
      3. Readings and Resources: Threat Management
      4. Slide Deck: Threat Management
      5. Self-Assessment: Threat Management
      6. Critical Questions: Threat Management
      7. Supplemental Projects: Threat Management
      8. Complementary Lecture Prep: Threat Management
      9. Access Complementary Lectures - Threat Management
      10. Key Terms Practice Quiz: Threat Management
      11. Quiz: Part 2
  3. Security and Protection
    1. Threats and Attacks
      1. Key Terms: Threats and Attacks
      2. Flashcards: Threats and Attacks
      3. Readings and Resources: Threats and Attacks
      4. Slide Deck: Threats and Attacks
      5. Self-Assessment: Threats and Attacks
      6. Critical Questions: Threats and Attacks
      7. Supplemental Projects: Threats and Attacks
      8. Complementary Lecture Prep: Threats and Attacks
      9. Access Complementary Lectures - Threats and Attacks
      10. Key Terms Practice Quiz: Threats and Attacks
      11. Quiz: Part 3
    2. Endpoint Application Development
      1. Key Terms: Endpoint Application Development
      2. Flashcards: Endpoint Application Development
      3. Readings and Resources: Endpoint Application Development
      4. Slide Deck: Endpoint Application Development
      5. Self-Assessment: Endpoint Application Development
      6. Critical Questions: Endpoint Application Development
      7. Supplemental Projects: Endpoint Application Development
      8. Complementary Lecture Prep: Endpoint Application Development
      9. Access Complementary Lectures - Endpoint Application Development
      10. Key Terms Practice Quiz: Endpoint Application Development
      11. Quiz: Part 4
    3. Mobile Device Security
      1. Key Terms: Mobile Device Security
      2. Flashcards: Mobile Device Security
      3. Readings and Resources: Mobile Device Security
      4. Slide Deck: Mobile Device Security
      5. Self-Assessment: Mobile Device Security
      6. Critical Questions: Mobile Device Security
      7. Supplemental Projects: Mobile Device Security
      8. Complementary Lecture Prep: Mobile Device Security
      9. Access Complementary Lectures - Mobile Device Security
      10. Key Terms Practice Quiz: Mobile Device Security
      11. Quiz: Part 5
  4. Cryptography
    1. The Basics
      1. Key Terms: The Basics
      2. Flashcards: The Basics
      3. Readings and Resources: The Basics
      4. Slide Deck: The Basics
      5. Self-Assessment: The Basics
      6. Critical Questions: The Basics
      7. Supplemental Projects: The Basics
      8. Complementary Lecture Prep: The Basics
      9. Access Complementary Lectures - The Basics
      10. Key Terms Practice Quiz: The Basics
      11. Quiz: Part 6
    2. Part 7: Keys and Protocols
      1. Key Terms: Keys and Protocols
      2. Flashcards: Keys and Protocols
      3. Readings and Resources: Keys and Protocols
      4. Slide Deck: Keys and Protocols
      5. Self-Assessment: Keys and Protocols
      6. Critical Questions: Keys and Protocols
      7. Supplemental Projects: Keys and Protocols
      8. Complementary Lecture Prep: Keys and Protocols
      9. Access Complementary Lectures - Keys and Protocols
      10. Key Terms Practice Quiz: Keys and Protocols
      11. Quiz: Part 7
  5. Security on Networks
    1. Networking Threats
      1. Key Terms: Networking Threats
      2. Flashcards: Networking Threats
      3. Readings and Resources: Networking Threats
      4. Slide Deck: Networking Threats
      5. Self-Assessment: Networking Threats
      6. Critical Questions: Networking Threats
      7. Supplemental Projects: Network Threats
      8. Complementary Lecture Prep: Network Threats
      9. Access Complementary Lectures = Networking Threats
      10. Key Terms Practice Quiz: Networking Threats
      11. Quiz: Part 8
    2. Network Applications
      1. Key Terms: Network Applications
      2. Flashcards: Networking Applications
      3. Readings and Resources: Network Applications
      4. Slide Deck: Network Applications
      5. Self-Assessment: Network Applications
      6. Critical Questions: Network Applications
      7. Supplemental Projects: Network Applications
      8. Complementary Lecture Prep: Network Applications
      9. Access Complementary Lectures - Networking Applications
      10. Key Terms Practice Quiz: Networking Applications
      11. Quiz: Part 9
    3. Cloud and Virtualization
      1. Key Terms: Cloud and Virtualization
      2. Flashcards: Cloud and Virtualization
      3. Readings and Resources: Cloud and Virtualization
      4. Slide Deck: Cloud and Virtualization
      5. Self-Assessment: Cloud and Virtualization
      6. Critical Questions: Cloud and Virtualization
      7. Supplemental Projects: Cloud and Virtualization
      8. Complementary Lecture Prep: Cloud and Virtualization
      9. Access Complementary Lectures - Cloud and Virtualization
      10. Key Terms Practice Quiz: Cloud and Virtualization
      11. Quiz: Part 10
    4. Wireless Networks
      1. Key Terms: Wireless Networks
      2. Flashcards: Wireless Networks
      3. Readings and Resources: Wireless Security
      4. Slide Deck: Wireless Networks
      5. Self-Assessment: Wireless Networks
      6. Critical Questions: Wireless Network
      7. Supplemental Projects: Wireless Security
      8. Complementary Lecture Prep: Wireless Security
      9. Access Complementary Lectures - Wireless Networking
      10. Key Terms Practice Quiz: Wireless Security
      11. Quiz: Part 11
  6. Enterprise Security
    1. Authentication
      1. Key Terms: Authentication
      2. Flashcards: Authentication
      3. Readings and Resources: Authentication
      4. Slide Deck: Authentication
      5. Self-Assessment: Authentication
      6. Critical Questions: Authentication
      7. Supplemental Projects: Authentication
      8. Complementary Lecture Prep: Authentication
      9. Access Complementary Lectures = Authentication
      10. Key Terms Practice Quiz: Authentication
      11. Quiz: Part 12
    2. Incidents
      1. Key Terms: Incidents
      2. Flashcards: Incidents
      3. Readings and Resources: Incidents
      4. Slide Deck: Incidents
      5. Self-Assessment: Incidents
      6. Critical Questions: Incidents
      7. Supplemental Projects: Incidents
      8. Complementary Lecture Prep: Incidents
      9. Access Complementary Lectures = Incidents
      10. Key Terms Practice Quiz: Incidents
      11. Quiz: Part 13
    3. Resilience
      1. Key Terms: Resilience
      2. Key Terms: Resilience
      3. Flashcards: Resilience
      4. Slide Deck: Resilience
      5. Self-Assessment: Resilience
      6. Critical Questions: Resilience
      7. Supplemental Projects: Resilience
      8. Complementary Lecture Prep: Resilience
      9. Access Complementary Lectures = Resilience
      10. Key Terms Practice Quiz: Resilience
      11. Quiz: Part 14
    4. Risk Management
      1. Key Terms: Risk Management
      2. Flashcards: Risk Management
      3. Readings and Resources: Risk Management
      4. Slide Deck: Risk Management
      5. Self-Assessment: Risk Management
      6. Critical Questions: Risk Management
      7. Supplemental Projects: Risk Management
      8. Complementary Lecture Prep: Risk Management
      9. Access Complementary Lectures = Risk Management
      10. Key Terms Practice Quiz: Risk Management
      11. Quiz: Part 15
  7. Conclusion
    1. Final Exam
    2. Completion Confirmation


David Grimes has more than 10 years of management and leadership experience in the private and non-profit sectors. Grimes is passionate about technology and education, having worked as academic dean, student services director, technology coordinator, teacher, consultant, and technology columnist. He holds a Master of Education and a Bachelor of Science from Ohio State University, both in Technology Education.

 

  • CompTIA™ Security+ Certification Training (Voucher Included)CompTIA™ Security+ Certification Training (Voucher Included)
  • Registration: Open Enrollment
    Delivery Method: Online
    Fee: $1,695.00