CompTIA is the voice of the world’s information technology (IT) industry. They are a non-profit trade association, and they advance the global interests of IT professionals. They enable them to be more successful with industry-leading IT certifications, IT business credentials, IT education, IT resources and the ability to connect with like-minded, leading IT industry experts.
A CompTIA certification shows an employer that you have the skills to do the job, regardless of the vendor of the hardware or software product. Many of these certificates are also prerequisites for more advanced vendor certifications. It really is the starting point for a career in IT. Plus, earning a certification not only proves you have the right skills, but also the dedication and commitment to your career to continue learning.
The Security+ course covers the most important foundational principles for securing a network and managing risk. If you are serious able pursuing a career in Security then this is a course that will allow you to prove your knowledge and abilities to your prospective employer or if you are a freelance consultant to your clients.
The Security+ course is used by companies throughout the world as a benchmark of knowledge and ability. Companies such as Hitachi Information Systems, Prestariang Systems and U.S. Government in fact have the CompTIA Security+ certification as a pre-requisite for working in security in their companies.
Who is the CompTIA Security+ course aimed at?
The CompTIA Security+ course is designed for those IT professionals who are already or wish to become involved in designing and implementing security measures that thwart attacks on computer systems, networks and data.
Typically you will have at least 2-3 years as an IT professional and are now wishing to specialise in security.
CompTIA Security+ course content
The CompTIA Security+ course covered several modules including access control, identity management and cryptography:
- Network Security
- Compliance and Operational Security
- Threats and Vulnerabilities
- Application, Data, and Host Security
- Access Control and Identity Management
What kind of CompTIA Security+ courses are available?
There are many ways to learn CompTIA Security+ to suit both your lifestyle and budget and your interests.
Many companies offer a wide variety of learning methods including:
- One day courses - Live Face to face - often a basics course
- Evening Courses
- Week day courses - usually full time four or five days
- Weekend courses - usually one or more weekends
- Residential courses - Live face to face training in a training provider facility
- Distance Learning courses
- Online training courses
After completing the CompTIA Security+ course
After the CompTIA Security+ course you will have a qualification that will allow you to pursue a career in security such as Security Engineer, Security Consultant, Network Administrator, IA Technician or Manager. Also you will be able to offer your services to companies as a freelance security consultant and use your qualification to prove your abilities.
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