Skillsoft
Skillsoft

CompTIA Security+

Course description

Duration

duration

2 yrs

Study mode

studyMode

Online

Start date

date

Enrol anytime Have a question about this course? Contact the course provider.

  • Validate foundational, vendor-netural IT security skills with CompTIA Security+ certification training
  • Receive email mentoring from industry experts
  • Self-paced, online study format

This Skillsoft course will train you in everything you need to know to pass the exam for the CompTIA Security+ certification. You'll need to sit this exam separately.

Course details

Entry requirements
  • CompTIA Network+, AND
  • 2 years of experience in IT administation with a security focus recommended.
Recognition
Location
Online
Start dates
Enrol anytime Have a question about this course? Contact the course provider.
Duration
Self paced. 25 hours (e.g. 5 hours a week = finish in 5 weeks). Complete within 2 years.
Study mode
Online
Education institution
Skillsoft
Price
$1795
Payment options
Credit cardsSSL Security
You can pay for this course upfront securely online via credit card.

Ready to start?

Skillsoft

CompTIA Security+

  1. Enrol in a few steps and pay via credit card
  2. Receive access to the course by email
  3. Support is available as you study
Enrol now
Price: $1,795AUD (GST Exempt)

Course content

26 units

  • The present threat landscape
  • Types of malware
  • Social engineering and related attacks
  • Application and service attacks
  • Cryptographic and wireless attacks
  • Penetration pesting and vulnerability scanning
  • Impacts from vulnerability types
  • Components supporting organizational security
  • Security assessment using software tools
  • Cryptography
  • Public key infrastructure
  • Wireless security settings
  • Analyzing output from security technologies
  • Deploying mobile devices securely
  • Implementing secure protocols
  • Troubleshooting common security issues
  • Identity concepts and access services
  • Identity and access management controls
  • Common account management practices
  • Frameworks, guidelines, and physical security
  • Implement secure network architecture concepts
  • Secure system and application design and deployment
  • Understanding cloud, virtualization, and resiliency concepts
  • Policies, plans, and procedures
  • Business impact analysis and risk management
  • Incident response, forensics, disaster recovery, and security controls

What you’ll learn

You will learn about:

  • Installing and configuring systems to secure applications, networks and devices
  • Performing threat analysis and respond with appropriate mitigation technqiues
  • Participating in risk mitigation activities
  • Operating with an awareness of applicable policies, laws and regulations

Recognition

Certification is awarded by CompTIA and is globally recognised. 

Support and delivery

Skillsoft & SEEK Learning partnership

SEEK Learning provides training from Skillsoft, the premier global provider of IT e-learning courseware.

Skillsoft does not generally offer courses directly to individuals, but our partnership enables us to exclusively offer CompTIA training directly to you.

Skillsoft courses are developed according to the certification specifications of leading vendors.

Payment options

There is 1 way you can pay for this course:

Upfront payment
Credit cardsSSL Security

You can pay for this course upfront securely online via credit card.

Ready to start?

Skillsoft

CompTIA Security+

  1. Enrol in a few steps and pay via credit card
  2. Receive access to the course by email
  3. Support is available as you study
Enrol now
Price: $1,795AUD (GST Exempt)