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CompTIA

Security+ Certification Training

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Course Overview

Our 5-day instructor-led Security+ training and certification boot camp in Washington, DC Metro, Tysons Corner, VA, Columbia, MD or Live Online is aimed at IT security professionals and will teach you the basics of network security. By the end of this course, you will be able to secure a network, identify and mitigate risks, and manage access control. This course covers:

  • System security management
  • Network infrastructure establishment
  • Access control configuration
  • Cryptography
  • Organizational defense measures

This course will fully prepare you for the CompTIA® Security+ Certification exam.

Prerequisites

You should have at least two years of network experience and a working knowledge of security concepts. It is also recommended that you have the CompTIA® Network+ Certification.

Schedule

Security+ Certification Training

date
location
8/10/20 - 8/14/20 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM

Online
Guaranteed to run
8/10/20 - 8/14/20 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM

Online
Sold Out
8/17/20 - 8/21/20 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM

Tysons Corner, VA
Open
8/17/20 - 9/16/20 (10 days)

5:00PM - 9:00PM

Columbia, MD
Open
8/17/20 - 9/16/20 (10 days)

5:00PM - 9:00PM

Online
Open
8/24/20 - 8/28/20 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM

Online
Guaranteed to run
8/24/20 - 8/28/20 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:00PM

Columbia, MD
Sold Out
9/01/20 - 10/01/20 (10 days)

5:00PM - 9:00PM

Columbia, MD
Open
9/01/20 - 10/01/20 (10 days)

5:00PM - 9:00PM

Online
Open
9/14/20 - 9/18/20 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM

Online
Guaranteed to run
9/14/20 - 9/18/20 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM

Tysons Corner, VA
Open
9/21/20 - 9/25/20 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM

Columbia, MD
Open
9/21/20 - 9/25/20 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM

Online
Sold Out
9/21/20 - 9/25/20 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM

Online
Sold Out
10/05/20 - 10/09/20 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM

Online
Open
10/05/20 - 11/04/20 (10 days)

5:00PM - 9:00PM

Columbia, MD
Open
10/05/20 - 10/09/20 (5 days)

8:00AM - 4:00PM

Online
Guaranteed to run
10/05/20 - 11/04/20 (10 days)

5:00PM - 9:00PM

Online
Open
10/12/20 - 10/16/20 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM

Tysons Corner, VA
Open
10/19/20 - 10/23/20 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM

Columbia, MD
Open
10/19/20 - 10/23/20 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM

Online
Guaranteed to run
11/02/20 - 11/06/20 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM

Online
Open
11/09/20 - 11/13/20 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM

Tysons Corner, VA
Open
11/16/20 - 11/20/20 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM

Columbia, MD
Guaranteed to run
11/16/20 - 12/16/20 (10 days)

5:00PM - 9:00PM

Columbia, MD
Open
11/16/20 - 12/16/20 (10 days)

5:00PM - 9:00PM

Online
Open
11/30/20 - 12/04/20 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM

Online
Guaranteed to run
12/07/20 - 12/11/20 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM

Tysons Corner, VA
Guaranteed to run
1/25/21 - 1/29/21 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM

Tysons Corner, VA
Guaranteed to run
2/01/21 - 2/05/21 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM

Columbia, MD
Guaranteed to run
2/01/21 - 2/05/21 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM

Online
Guaranteed to run
2/08/21 - 2/12/21 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM

Columbia, MD
Open
2/08/21 - 2/12/21 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM

Online
Guaranteed to run
2/22/21 - 2/26/21 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM

Tysons Corner, VA
Guaranteed to run
3/15/21 - 3/19/21 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM

Tysons Corner, VA
Guaranteed to run
3/22/21 - 3/26/21 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM

Columbia, MD
Guaranteed to run
3/22/21 - 3/26/21 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM

Online
Guaranteed to run
4/12/21 - 4/16/21 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM

Tysons Corner, VA
Guaranteed to run
4/19/21 - 4/23/21 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM

Columbia, MD
Guaranteed to run
4/19/21 - 4/23/21 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM

Online
Guaranteed to run
5/17/21 - 5/21/21 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM

Tysons Corner, VA
Guaranteed to run
5/24/21 - 5/28/21 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM

Columbia, MD
Guaranteed to run
5/24/21 - 5/28/21 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM

Online
Guaranteed to run
6/14/21 - 6/18/21 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM

Tysons Corner, VA
Guaranteed to run
6/21/21 - 6/25/21 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM

Columbia, MD
Guaranteed to run
6/21/21 - 6/25/21 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM

Online
Guaranteed to run
9/13/21 - 9/17/21 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM

Columbia, MD
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Course Outline

Security Fundamentals

  • Security concepts
  • Risk management
  • Vulnerability assessment

Understanding Attacks

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

Cryptography

  • Cryptography concepts
  • Public key infrastructure

Network Fundamentals

  • Network components
  • Network addressing
  • Network ports and applications

Securing Networks

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

Securing Hosts And Data

  • Securing hosts
  • Securing data
  • Mobile device security

Securing Network Services

  • Securing applications
  • Virtual and cloud systems

Authentication

  • Authentication factors
  • Authentication protocols

Access Control

  • Access control principles
  • Account management

Organizational Security

  • Security policies
  • User training
  • Physical security and safety

Disaster Planning And Recovery

  • Business continuity
  • Fault tolerance and recovery
  • Incident response

Exam Information

Security+ Certification Exam Details:

  • Exam code: SY0-501
  • Number of questions: 90
  • Question types: multiple choice and performance-based
  • Passing score: 750 on scale of 100-900
  • Test duration: 90 minutes
  • Delivery – Pearson VUE
  • Price – $339

Exam focuses on these skill areas:

Domain Percentage Weight
Threats, attacks and vulnerabilities 12%
Tools and technologies 22%
Architecture and design 15%
Identity and access management 16%
Risk management 14%
Cryptography and PKI 12%

Security+ Certification Training FAQs

What is the average salary for a professional with the Security+ Certification?

According to payscale.com, the average salary for professionals with their CompTIA Security+ Certification is $73,000 annually.

What organizations support the Security+ Certification?

Northrop Grumman, Nationwide and Brotherhood Mutual are a few of the organizations who contributed to and support the CompTIA Security+ Certification as a validation of core cyber security skills.

What jobs can you get with the Security+ Certification?

This certification is ideal for systems administrators, security administrators, security specialists, security engineers, network administrators, security consultants and IT auditors.

How long does the Security+ Certification last for?

This certification is valid for three years, after which time you can renew it by submitting a minimum of 50 continuing education units. You can learn more about how to renew your Security+ Certification on on our blog.

Security+ Certification Training Resources

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  • This Security+ Certification Training course includes:

    • 5 days of instructor-led training
    • Security+ Certification Training book
    • Security+ practice exams (60 days)
    • Security+ labs (6 months)
    • Security+ reading plan
    • Security+ instructor slides (60 days)
    • Security+ study clip videos (60 days)
    • Online mentoring (6 months)
    • Pre and post assessments
    • Detailed Reporting on Security+ Certification Exam readiness – located in your individualized student learning portal
    • Security+ Certification Exam onsite scheduling
    • Security+ Certification Exam voucher with second chance voucher included
    • Certificate of completion for up to 40 CEUs/CPEs to be used toward renewing relevant certifications
    • Security+ Certification Training course retake guarantee
    • Save up to 30% on AVIS rental cars
    • Group training promotions are available for 5 or more Security+ students
    • CompTIA Security+ Certification Training course satisfies training and certification requirements for the IAT Level II and IAM Level I roles according to the DoD Directive 8570
    • Eligible for MyCAA scholarship
    • Security+ Certification Training also follows NICE framework
    • Notepad, pen and highlighter
    • Variety of bagels, fruits, doughnuts and cereal available at the start of class*
    • Tea, coffee and soda available throughout the day*
    • Freshly baked cookies every afternoon*

     

    *denotes this benefit is only available at participating locations. 

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