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CompTIA Security Training Course

CompTIA Security Training Course

SKU: 4538
Format: Training Course
  • Tests your skills and knowledge to install and configure systems to secure devices, applications and networks.
  • Learn how to troubleshoot security events and incidents.
  • Train without the travel with our instructor-led online or classroom/online combination courses giving you all the benefits of classroom study without the hassle, uncertainty and cost of travel.
  • The classroom/online courses offer you the option to attend in person or online, if circumstances change.
  • Successful completion of the course and included exam leads to the CompTIA Security+ certification.
  • Please note: Once purchased one of our team will contact you to finalise your booking arrangements and confirm a suitable date and location for your course.
Price: £2,443.00
ex vat
Description

Training course outline

CompTIA Security+ is an internationally recognised qualification that demonstrates that individuals have the knowledge required to identify security risks, participate in risk mitigation activities, and deliver infrastructure, application, and operational security.

It also confirms that the holder can apply security controls to maintain confidentiality, integrity and availability, identify appropriate technologies, troubleshoot security incidents, and operate with an awareness of applicable policies, laws and regulations.


 COVID-19: remote delivery options

We would like to reassure our clients that all training courses will go ahead as scheduled during the current COVID-19 situation. As a company that fully embraces flexible and remote working, we have adjusted our delivery methods to allow us to provide training remotely where necessary. Our classroom/ online delivery option enables you to attend either in person or online, if circumstances change. Please also refer to our COVID-19 policy.


CompTIA Security+ course benefits

Globally recognised qualification by employers in over 147 countries.

Strong demand for qualified information security professionals.

Higher salaries and remuneration.

 

Enhanced career advancement in an existing organisation.


Who should attend this course?

IT professionals who wish to build on their existing knowledge of IT networks and develop a career as an information security professional. It is also suitable for existing information security professionals who wish to gain an industry-recognised qualification.

Course details

What does this course cover?

  • Identify network attack strategies and defences.
  • Understand the principles of organisational security and the elements of effective security policies.
  • Know the technologies and uses of cryptographic standards and products.
  • Identify network- and host-based security technologies and practices.
  • Describe how wireless and remote access security is enforced.
  • Describe the standards and products used to enforce security on web and communications technologies.
  • Identify strategies for ensuring business continuity, fault tolerance, and disaster recovery.
  • Summarise application and coding vulnerabilities and identify development and deployment methods designed to mitigate them.

Percentages indicate approximate weight given to each topic in the exam.

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What’s included in this course?

  • Full course materials;
  • A professional training venue;
  • Final exam preparation with example practice questions; and
  • A certificate of attendance.

What equipment should I bring?

Our course materials are provided as a PDF with comments enabled. You should bring a laptop or tablet with you should you wish to make notes.


Course duration and times

5 days

Course locations:

Birmingham, Edinburgh, Leeds, London and Manchester.


How to book

Once purchased one of our team will contact you to finalise your booking arrangements and confirm a suitable date and location for your course.

Alternatively, you can call us on 0333 800 7000 to make your booking.


CPD/CPE points

This course does not qualify for CPD/CPE points.

Exams and qualifications

CompTIA Security+ exam

Practical examples and sample exam questions for each topic will be presented and discussed in the context of its application to the security of a sample organisation. At the end of the course, all delegates are asked to sit a full practice examination which is subsequently marked and reviewed in a group environment.

This training course can be booked with a CompTIA Security+ Exam Voucher, which is used to book and take the online examination at a local Pearson VUE testing centre.


What qualifications will I receive?

Successful candidates will be awarded the CompTIA Security+ certification directly by CompTIA. Please note that this qualification is valid for a period of three years and can be renewed by fulfilling the requirements of the CompTIA Continuing Education (CE) Program.

Prerequisites

Are there any prerequisites for this course?

While there are no formal entry requirements, the CompTIA Security+ course is designed for delegates who have at least two years of networking experience and possess a thorough knowledge of TCP/IP.

Experience in implementing technical information security solutions is also highly desirable, and it is recommended that students already hold a CompTIA Network+ certificate.


Is there any recommended-reading?

There is no recommended reading needed for this course.

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