• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

CompTIA Security+ is the first security certification IT professionals should earn. It establishes the core knowledge required in any cybersecurity role and provides a springboard to intermediate-level cybersecurity jobs. Security+ incorporates best practices in hands-on trouble-shooting to ensure security professionals have practical problem-solving skills. Cybersecurity professionals with Security+ know how to address security incidents – not just identify them. Security+ is compliant with ISO 17024 standards and approved by the US Department of Defense to meet directive 8140/8570.01-M requirements. This course includes the following: a self-paced online course, including over 300 modules with engaging videos, notes, quizzes, and practice exams; hands-on practice labs; an exam voucher to take the CompTIA Security+ Exam when you are ready.

Learning Objectives

Threats, Attacks, and Vulnerabilities; Technologies and Tools; Architecture and Design; Identity and Access Management; Risk Management; Cryptography and PKI

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the NICE Framework Task, Knowledge, and Skill statements identified within the indicated NICE Framework component(s):

Specialty Areas

  • Risk Management
  • Data Administration
  • Systems Architecture
  • Training, Education, and Awareness
  • Systems Requirements Planning