Course Introduction

Engage in the globally trusted security certification. The certification covers the essential principles of network security and risk management. The delegates will get expertise in the security skills. The Security Training is a big stepping stone of IT career. The candidates will grasp the sufficient knowledge in the field of Security which they can successfully implement in their organization.

It includes the knowledge of security concepts, tools, and methods. By undergoing the course, the delegates will be enabled to react successfully to the security incidents.

  • Gain proficiency in Security essentials with certified instructors

  • Accomplish the desired earning potential with certified CompTIA Security

  • Guaranteed finest price in the industry

  • Recognize detection and prevention of attacks

What's included


Key Learning Points


Tutor Support


There are no prerequisites for this course.

What Will You Learn

The candidates will learn about the following:

  • Various approaches of the network attacks and their defense methods
  • The principles of security
  • What are the elements of operative security strategies?
  • The cryptographic principles
  • The network and host-based security skills and their practices
  • How to apply security on the web?
  • How to perform disaster recovery and fault tolerance?

Who should take this course

The CompTIA Security course is designed for the following professionals:

  • Information Assurance Technician
  • Security Administrator
  • Systems Administrator
  • Network Administrator
  • Security Architect
  • Security Engineer
  • Security Consultant


CompTIA Security+ is an accredited course that allows the candidates to understand the Network Security, Compliance and operative safety. The candidates will also get knowledge about Threats and weaknesses of the security model. The CompTIA plus training covers the Access control, identity management, and cryptography. By undergoing this course, the candidates can apply security controls to retain integrity, privacy, and availability. The Security training covers the security laws and regulations.


The important topics for the exam point of view are Access control, identity management, and cryptography. The other ones are mitigation and deterrent methods to address network attacks and susceptibilities.


Course Content

Module1: An Overview of Security Threats and Controls

  • What are Security Threats?
  • What is the need of Security?
  • Controlling Security of an organization
  • Using Identification, Authentication, and Authorization in an organization
  • The concept of attacks
  • Types of attacks
  • Mitigating attacks
  • Recognizing risks
  • Recognizing Assessment tools and methods

Module2: Describing Cryptography and Access Control

  • An Introduction to Cryptography
  • Uses of Cryptography
  • Recognizing Hash Functions
  • Difference between Symmetric and Asymmetric Encryption
  • Recognizing Steganography
  • understanding Public Key Infrastructure (PKI)
  • The Implementation of PKI
  • Creating keys
  • Using and managing keys
  • Using Key Recovery Agents and Revocations
  • Using password authentication
  • What are PAP and CHAP?
  • Protecting passwords
  • How be authentication secure?
  • The types of authentication
  • Understanding RADIUS and TACACS+
  • Managing Account
  • Using Privilege Policies
  • An Introduction to Directory Services
  • Managing user and group accounts

Module3: The Summary of Network Security

  • What are network topologies?
  • Analysis of Demilitarized Zones
  • Switches Overview
  • How routers and Network Address Translation are used?
  • Security Appliances and Applications Overview
  • Types of firewalls
  • An overview of Intrusion Detection Systems and Wireless Network Security
  • Using wireless LANs and wireless authentication
  • Analysis of WEP and WPA
  • An introduction to VPN and Remote Access Security
  • Understanding Virtual Private Networks and IPsec
  • An overview of Network Application Security
  • An overview of DHCP, DNS, and SNMP Security
  • Differentiate between IPv4 and IPv6

Module4: Host, Data, and Application Security

  • What is Host security?
  • What are computer and OS hardening?
  • Managing Patch
  • What is Network Access Control?
  • The definition and importance of data security
  • Need of Data encryption and Handling
  • An overview of Data Loss Prevention and Data Wiping
  • Using Web Services Security
  • Analysis of SSL and TLS
  • Concept of Web Servers and Load Balancers
  • An Introduction to Web Application Security
  • The databases of Web Application
  • What are Exploits?
  • Concept of Virtualization and its approaches
  • What is Cloud Security?
  • Using cloud computing
  • The risks involved in cloud computing

Module5: Operational Security

  • What is Site Layout and Access?
  • An overview of Gateways and Locks
  • The concept of hardware security
  • The need of Environmental Control
  • An Introduction to Mobile and Embedded Device Security
  • What is BYOD model?
  • Defining Mobile Device Security and Mobile Device Management
  • An overview of risk management
  • Executing risk calculation and mitigation
  • Managing configurations
  • Planning of Disaster Recovery
  • Formation of Clusters
  • An Introduction to Incident Responses procedure


CompTIA Security + Certification Schedules

Course Name Duration Dates Price
CompTIA Security + Certification 4 days Virtual
CompTIA Security + Certification 4 days London
CompTIA Security + Certification 4 days Manchester
CompTIA Security + Certification 4 days Birmingham
CompTIA Security + Certification 4 days Leeds
CompTIA Security + Certification 4 days Bristol
CompTIA Security + Certification 4 days Reading
CompTIA Security + Certification 4 days Edinburgh
CompTIA Security + Certification 4 days Glasgow
CompTIA Security + Certification 4 days Southampton

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