The Security+ Certification Course provides the knowledge needed to plan, implement, and maintain information security in a vendor-neutral format. This includes risk management, host and network security, authentication and access control systems, cryptography, and organizational security. This course maps to the CompTIA Security+ certification exam (SY0-501). Objective coverage is marked throughout the course. This course delivers the core knowledge required to pass the exam and the skills necessary to advance to an intermediate-level security job.
This course is designed for Network Administrators, Cybersecurity Associates and IT personnel interested in pursuing a career in cybersecurity
- Proactively implement sound security protocols to mitigate security risks.
- Quickly respond to security issues.
- Retroactively identify where security breaches may have occurred.
- Understand best practices for permissions and authentication, firewalls, and file management.
CompTIA Network+ and two years of experience in IT administration with a security focus is recommended
CompTIA Network+ certification (recommended)