The CompTIA Security+ is a globally recognized, vendor-neutral, industry-standard IT certification that validates the foundational-level security skills of the IT professional. Candidates must pass the SY0-401 examination (around 90 questions), which measures critical thinking and skills on identifying and mitigating IT security risks, application of controls, and other appropriate technologies.
The CompTIA Security+ is a one-of-a-kind IT certification approved by the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) to meet the requirements of its 8570.01-M and 8140 technical and management directives. It is also compliant with goverment regulations and standards under the Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA).
Achieving the CompTIA Security+ Certificate
Obtaining the Security+ certification involves passing Exam SY0-401 (maximum of 90 questions), which consists of the following areas:
(1) Network Security (2) Compliance and Operational Security (3) Threats and Vulnerabilities (4) Application, Data and Host Security (5) Access Control and Identity Management (6) Cryptography
Our Security+ Onsite Package
We will soon offer an onsite (live classroom training) package. Our 8-day program wil cover preparation for the Exam SY0-401 test, the latest series offered by CompTIA (as of May 2014). Unlike other training companies that provide rushed and crammed sessions, we believe in providing quality instruction at just the right pace, covering all the material needed but not overloading our students.