Comptia Security Plus

The CompTia Security+ Course certification is an internationally recognized industry credential. Security Plus certifies that information security professionals are knowledgeable and experienced in information security (at least 2 years). Training and preparation for the Security+ certification can be completed online or at training centers around the world.

About the Program
Course Content
Why is it different?​
Training Options
About the Exam
About the Program

CompTIA Security + Training & Certification is a global certification that validates the baseline skills you need to perform core security functions and pursue an IT security career.

Course Content

Module 01 : Network security
Module 02 : Compliance and operational security
Module 03 : Threats and vulnerabilities
Module 04 : Application, data and host security
Module 05 : Access control and identity management
Module 06 : Cryptography

Why is it different?​

No other certification that assesses baseline cybersecurity skills has performance-based questions on the exam. Security+ emphasizes hands-on practical skills, ensuring the security professional is better prepared to problem solve a wider variety of issues.
The new Security+ certification covers the Junior IT Auditor/Penetration Tester job role, in addition to the previous job roles for Systems Administrator, Network Administrator, and Security Administrator.
Security+ focuses on the latest trends and techniques in risk management, risk mitigation, threat management and intrusion detection.

Training Options


Classroom Training.
Online Training.
Free Demo Class.

About the Exam

Exam Codes:- SY0-501
Launch Date:- October 4, 2017
Number of Questions:- Maximum of 90 questions
Type of Questions:- Multiple choice and performance-based
Length of Test:- 90 minutes
Passing Score:- 750 (on a scale of 100-900)
Recommended Experience:- CompTIA Network+ and two years of experience in IT administration with a security focus

What Skills Will You Learn?

Threats, Attacks & Vulnerabilities

Detect various types of compromise and have an understanding of penetration testing and vulnerability scanning concepts

Technologies & Tools

Install, configure, and deploy network components while assessing and troubleshooting issues to support organizational security

Architecture & Design

Implement secure network architecture concepts and systems design

Identity & Access Management

Install and configure identity and access services, as well as management controls

Risk Management

Implement and summarize risk management best practices and the business impact

CryptoGraphy & PKI

Install and configure wireless security settings and implement public key infrastructure