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Official CompTIA Security+ (SY0-601 Core Series) Certification with Exams Including Practice papers and Labs

Course Overview

Our CompTIA Security+ Certificate training course is the updated SY0-601 version and is one of the most in-demand qualifications in IT security today.

This vendor-neutral certification gives you the relevant knowledge and skills needed to pass your CompTIA Security+ exam. Throughout this CompTIA Security+ training course, you will study the concepts of governance, risk, compliance, operations, incident response, and more!

CompTIA Security+ is an internationally recognised certification, which validates the baseline skills you need to perform the key security functions, helping you to establish a successful career in IT security.

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  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Exam: Included
  • Tutor Support Included
  • Course Access: 6 months
  • 24/7 access
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  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Exam: Included
  • Tutor Support Included
  • Course Access: 6 months
  • 24/7 access
  • Interest-free Payments
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Why study the CompTIA Security+ course with e-Careers?

We have developed an expert team over the last 10 years since our inception. In that time, we have trained over 600,000 delegates globally, which has helped offer the highest quality training, and we have earned a 5-star rating on Trustpilot, from over 10,000 students. 

By refining our processes, partner relationships, and course materials, we can offer high-quality training solutions for our delegates.

You will also benefit from:

  •    Official CompTIA training materials & Exam
  •    24/7 course access
  •    Enhanced career prospects
  •    Interest-free payment options

Benefits of CompTIA Courses

CompTIA is a global provider of IT certifications. Many of the qualifications are entry-level, which makes it the ideal qualification for delegates new to IT, but is also suitable for IT professionals, who are working their way through other CompTIA certifications. 

Benefits of CompTIA training include: 

  •    You can build a solid foundation of skills and knowledge.
  •    Increase your earning potential.
  •    A great way to move into the IT industry.
  •    Build your confidence and credibility.

Is the CompTIA Security+ course suitable for me?

This CompTIA Security+ course will validate the credentials of any IT security professional. If you are an IT professional looking to build a foundation in IT security, then the CompTIA Security+ is the perfect place to start as you utilise an understanding of vendor-neutral technologies and practices.

What jobs can I apply for after my CompTIA Security+ training?

Typical jobs you can apply for with a CompTIA Security+ Certificate include:

  •    IT Support Technician - £30k
  •    Senior IT Support - £33k
  •    Cyber Security Analyst - £45k
  •    Information Security Analyst - £51k
  •    Network Security Analyst - £51k

(Source: ITJobsWatch)

CompTIA Security+ Syllabus 

  • Security fundamentals 
    •    Security concepts
    •    Enterprise security strategy
    •    Security program components
  • Risk management 
    •    Understanding threats
    •    Risk management programs
    •    Security assessments
  • Cryptography 
    •    Cryptography concepts
    •    Public key infrastructure
  • Network connectivity 
    •    Network attacks
    •    Packet flow
  • Network security technologies
    •    Network security components
    •    Monitoring tools
  • Secure network configuration 
    •    Secure network protocols
    •    Hardening networks
  • Authentication 
    •    Authentication factors
    •    Authentication protocols
  • Access control 
    •    Access control principles
    •    Account management
  • Securing hosts and data 
    •    Malware
    •    Securing data
    •    Securing hosts
  • Securing specialised systems 
    •    Mobile security
    •    Embedded and specialised systems
  • Application security 
    •    Application attacks
    •    Securing applications
  • Cloud security 
    •    Virtual and cloud systems
    •    Securing cloud services
  • Organisational security 
    •    Social engineering
    •    Security policies
    •    User roles and training
    •    Physical security and safety
  • Disaster planning and recovery 
    •    Business continuity
    •    Resilient systems
    •    Incident response procedures

CompTIA Security+ Exam Details 

Exam: Code SY0-601 

The CompTIA Security+ certification exam will verify that you have gained the knowledge and skills required to assess the security posture of an enterprise environment, recommend and implement appropriate security solutions, operate with an awareness of applicable laws and policies and respond to security events and incidents. 

Exam format – Multiple-choice. 

Number of questions – 90. 

Duration – 90-mins. 

Pass mark – 750/900 (83%).

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