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Official CompTIA Security+ Certification Boot Camp

CompTIA Security+ Certification Training
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CompTIA Security+

Our 3-Day Official CompTIA Security+ Certification Boot Camp covers network security, compliance and operation security, threats and vulnerabilities as well as application, data and host security.

Onsite during this course you will take the following exam:
SY0-401 Security+

Led by CompTIA Authorized Instructors, our Security+ Boot Camp provides a comprehensive review of IT security concepts, best practices of the Security+ exam, and Training Camp's award-winning comprehensive exam preparation best practices.

In addition to our public course schedule, we can also offer Private Group Training with the Official Security+ exam hosted at any location.


Duration: 3 days
Exam Vouchers: Included
Testing: Delivered On-Site
GI Bill Eligible: ≤ 100% of Fees
GSA Catalog: GS-02F-0044T
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Official CompTIA Training Includes:
  • CompTIA Security+ Courseware
  • Official Security+ Exam Voucher
  • CompTIA Education Guarantee
  • Detailed Pre-Class Lab Access

  • Training Camp Exclusive Add-ons:
  • Onsite Exam via PearsonVue
  • Evening Review + Practice Exam
  • Exam Prep Study Guide
  • Pre-Exam Review Session

  • Post 9/11 G.I. Bill
    Your G.I. Bill benefits may cover up to 100% of costs for our Security+ boot camp, inculding exam costs & hotel.

    NICE Framework
    Security+ maps to many of the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE) framework speciality areas.

    DoD/Military Discounts
    We offer expanded pricing options for Government & Military personnel requiring CompTIA certification training.

    Why Security+ Training & Certification with Training Camp

    As a CompTIA Platinum Partner, Training Camp has successfully delivered hands-on CompTIA Security+ training & tested for exam to over 15,000 professionals, and pioneered the first exam-focused CompTIA Certification "Boot Camp" over 15 years ago.

    Security+ Courseware
    CompTIA Approved Security+ Courseware + Lab Access (12 Month)

    Our Courseware was designed by an extensive team of leading industry authors, subject matter experts, and courseware designers, constantly incorporating feedback from our thousands of alumni students.

    Our course also features 1-year lab access, all carried out on real equipment. From your web browser you gain administrative access to the relevant devices giving you complete control to carry out either your own configurations, or follow the lab guides to configure specific technologies that are required for the CompTIA Security+ exam.

    Security+ Instructors
    CompTIA Certified Instructors

    We utilize Certified CompTIA instructors who are Subject Matter Experts well-versed in accelerated learning and exam preparation during our Security+ Boot Camp. Their delivery accommodates every student's learning needs through individualized instruction, lab partner and group exercises, independent study, self-testing, and question/answer drills.

    Security+ Exam Practice Tests
    Detailed Evening Review & Realistic CompTIA Practice Exams

    This zero-distraction, accelerated Security+ program includes value-added evening review sessions & constantly updated practice exam review drills - representative of the actual exam questions delivered during the official certification tests.

    Security+  Exam
    Hosted Onsite Official CompTIA Exams

    We host the official CompTIA Security+ exam during the class for our students on the last day. Because the examinations are delivered as part of the class, our students leave certified, guaranteed.

    Instructor-Led Boot Camp
    View the current pricing/dates/locations for this Official CompTIA Security+ Boot Camp program.

    Self-Paced Online
    Our Self-paced online Security+ training is a cost-effective way to help prepare for the SY0-401 exam.

    Private Group Training
    Security+ training with onsite exam delivery options to support your team training requirements.

    What is Security+?

    CompTIA Security+ is a globally trusted, vendor-neutral certification that demonstrates competency in network security, compliance and operational security, threats and vulnerabilities, application, data and host security, access control and identity management, as well as cryptography.

    Is Security+ Certification right for me?

    As a benchmark for best practices in IT security, the Security+ certification covers the essential principles for network security and risk management – making it an important stepping stone of an IT security career.

    What is the format of the Security+ exam?

    The current Security+ SYO-401 exam is a mix of 90 multiple choice and performance-based questions. You have 90 minutes to complete this exam, with a passing score of 750 (on a scale of 100-900).

    What is the average salary for someone with Security+ ?

    Certified IT professionals will remain in high demand from private sector & U.S. government cybersecurity teams. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Security Specialists, Administrators and Managers earn over $86,000 per year.

    Is Security+ a recognized certification?

    CompTIA Security+ is a globally recognized credential that meets the ISO 17024 standard and is approved by U.S. Department of Defense to fulfill Directive 8570.01-M requirements. It is compliant with government regulations under the Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA).

    How long is my Security+ vaild for?

    Your CompTIA Security+ certification is good for three years from the day of your exam. The CompTIA CE program allows you to extend your certification in three-year intervals through activities and training that relate to the content of your certification.

    What is next after Security+?

    Your next level is to earn CSA+ CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CSA+) or CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP)

    Security+ Boot Camp Course Outline & Objectives

    Network Security

    • Implement security configuration parameters on network devices and other technologies.
    • Given a scenario, use secure network administration principles.
    • Explain network design elements and components.
    • Given a scenario, implement common protocols and services.
    • Given a scenario, troubleshoot security issues related to wireless networking.

    Compliance and Operational Security

    • Explain the importance of risk related concepts.
    • Summarize the security implications of integrating systems and data with third parties.
    • Given a scenario, implement appropriate risk mitigation strategies.
    • Given a scenario, implement basic forensic procedures.
    • Summarize common incident response procedures.
    • Explain the importance of security related awareness and training.
    • Compare and contrast physical security and environmental controls.
    • Summarize risk management best practices.
    • Given a scenario, select the appropriate control to meet the goals of security.

    Threats and Vulnerabilities

    • Explain types of malware.
    • Summarize various types of attacks.
    • Summarize social engineering attacks and the associated effectiveness with each attack.
    • Explain types of wireless attacks.
    • Explain types of application attacks.
    • Analyze a scenario and select the appropriate type of mitigation and deterrent techniques.
    • Given a scenario, use appropriate tools and techniques to discover security threats and vulnerabilities.
    • Explain the proper use of penetration testing versus vulnerability scanning.

    Application, Data and Host Security

    • Explain the importance of application security controls and techniques.
    • Summarize mobile security concepts and technologies.
    • Given a scenario, select the appropriate solution to establish host security.
    • Implement the appropriate controls to ensure data security.
    • Compare and contrast alternative methods to mitigate security risks in static environments.

    Access Control and Identity Management

    • Compare and contrast the function and purpose of authentication services.
    • Given a scenario, select the appropriate authentication, authorization or access control.
    • Install and configure security controls when performing account management, based on best practices.


    • Given a scenario, utilize general cryptography concepts.
    • Given a scenario, use appropriate cryptographic methods.
    • Given a scenario, use appropriate PKI, certificate management and associated components.

    Security+ Exam Review

    • Official Training Camp Value-Add Exam Review
    • Official Security+ Certification Exam (Onsite)

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