Learn how to address cyber security incidents—not just identify them.
This Towson University IT training course will help you build critical skills needed to pass the CompTIA™ Security+ SY0-601 exam and advance your cybersecurity career. You will learn best practices for performing network design security, risk calculations, penetration testing, risk management and more.
Total Hours: 80
Tuition: $1,999 includes all instructional materials and a voucher for the certification exam
This course is WIOA approved and is on the Maryland Eligible Training Provider List (ETPL).
This course is delivered by our education partners at ed2go.
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The CompTIA Security+ certification is considered a global standard for validating cybersecurity skills. CompTIA created the Security+ certification and exam to teach and assess hands-on skills that security professionals actually use to protect networks and the information. This 100% online course you will help you master the basics of system security, network infrastructure, access control and organizational security.
By the end of this course, you will be able to:
Module 1: Security Attacks and Cryptography
Module 2: Security and Protection
Module 3: Cryptography
Module 4: Security on Networks
Module 5: Enterprise Security
Module 6: Final Exam and Completion Steps
By course completion, you will be fully prepared to take and pass the CompTIA Security+ certification exam (SY0-601). According to CompTIA™, Security+ is the most widely-used preparation to meet the US Department of Defense's DoD 8570 compliance standard.
There are no prerequisites to take the course. However, CompTIA recommends having up to two years of experience in IT administration with a security focus for the Security+ exam.
*NOTE: WIOA, G.I. Bill®, and other specialized workforce assistance programs are not eligible for discounts.
Towson University is an CompTIA Authorized Academy and Authorized Partner.
CompTIA, CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+, CompTIA Security+, and CompTIA ITF+, are registered trademarks of the Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA).