CompTIA Security+ Certification

 

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Course Code Security+ 

Introduction
Security+™A CompTIA Certification is the primary course you will need to take if your job responsibilities include securing network services, network devices, and network traffic. It is also the main course you will take to prepare for the CompTIA Security+ examination (exam number SY0-201). In this course, you’ll build on your knowledge and professional experience with computer hardware, operating systems, and networks as you acquire the specific skills required to implement basic security services on any type of computer network.

Course Objective: You will implement and monitor security on networks and computer systems, and respond to security breaches.

Target Student: This course is targeted toward an Information Technology (IT) professional who has networking and administrative skills in Windows-based TCP/IP networks and familiarity with other operating systems, such as NetWare, Macintosh, UNIX/Linux, and OS/2, who wants to: further a career in IT by acquiring a foundational knowledge of security topics; prepare for the CompTIA Security+ Certification examination; or use Security+ as the foundation for advanced security certifications or career roles.

 

Course Length 5 days

 

Prerequisites:

CompTIA A+ and Network+ certifications, or equivalent knowledge, and six to nine months experience in networking, including experience configuring and managing TCP/IP. Students can obtain this level of skill and knowledge by taking the following courses: A+ Certification: Core Hardware A+ Certification: Operating Systems Network+ Certification
 

 

 

Skills and Key Topics The course covers the following subjects:

Instructional Method         Interactive presentation and practical application through hands-on labs and group activities

 

Certification Preparation  This course will prepare students for the CompTIA Security+ examination (exam number SY0-101)


 

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