Security+ Certification
Length: 32 hours | PDUs: 32 


Course Description

The soaring demand of IT Security Professionals in the organizations, irrespective of the business type and size, employers are striving to address the outstripping need of tech talented workforce.

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts the need for 1.8 million cybersecurity professionals is projected to fill the security skill gap by 2022.

This course offers invaluable preparation for Exam SY0-501 and covers 100% of the exam objectives with clear, concise explanation. You'll learn how to handle threats, attacks, and vulnerabilities using industry-standard tools and technologies, while understanding the role of architecture and design. From everyday tasks like identity and access management to complex topics like risk management and cryptography, this course helps you consolidate your knowledge base in preparation for the Security+ Exam. Practical examples illustrate how these processes play out in real-world scenarios, allowing you to immediately translate essential concepts to on-the-job application. Students also get access to a robust toolkit for more thorough prep: flashcards, glossary of key terms, practice questions, and a pre-assessment exam equip you with everything you need to enter the exam confident in your skill set.

 

Class Delivery

Classes are delivered virtually over Eight (8) 4-hour sessions. Students need to have computer, internet and Voice over IP access.  Courses are also stored on AristaLearn’s eLearning Campus with class recordings, materials, glossaries, case studies and interactive forums for the learners and instructor.


Participants Will Learn

  • Access Control, Authentication and Authorization
  • Cryptography
  • Disaster Recovery and Incident Response
  • Host, Data and Application Security Malware, Vulnerabilities and Threats
  • Measuring and Weighing Risk
  • Monitoring and Diagnosing Networks
  • Protecting Wireless Networks
  • Securing the Cloud
  • Security Administration
  • Social Engineering and Other Foes
  • Understanding Devices and Infrastructure


Why Security+ Certification Matters

To an employer, the CompTIA Security+ certification proves that you have the knowledge base and skill set to secure applications, devices, and networks; analyze and respond to threats; participate in risk mitigation, and so much more. As data threats loom larger every day, the demand for qualified security professionals will only continue to grow.

 

Exam Information

Certification exams are administered by third party testing companies such as Pearson Vue or Prometric. Our courses prepare you for the certification exam, which is an additional fee paid to the testing provider.