Security+

The must-have entry-level security certification!

Aligned to the latest trends

The most core technical skills in risk assessment and management, incident response, forensics, enterprise networks, hybrid/cloud operations, and security controls

Proves hands-on skills

The only baseline cybersecurity certification emphasizing hands-on practical skills

More Choose Security+

Chosen by more corporations and defense organizations than any other certification on the market to validate baseline security skills

Security+ is the first security certification a candidate should earn

Security+ establishes the core knowledge required of any cybersecurity role and provides a springboard to intermediate-level cybersecurity jobs. Security+ incorporates best practices in hands-on troubleshooting, ensuring candidates have practical security problem-solving skills required to:

  • Assess the security posture of an enterprise environment and recommend and implement appropriate security solutions
  • Monitor and secure hybrid environments, including cloud, mobile, and IoT
  • Operate with an awareness of applicable laws and policies, including principles of governance, risk, and compliance
  • Identify, analyze, and respond to security events and incidents

    Jobs That Require or Benefit from a CompTIA Security+ Certification

    • Helpdesk manager
    • Network and cloud engineer
    • Security manager
    • Security analyst
    • IT project manager
    • DevOps manager
    • Software developer
    • Systems administrator
    • Security administrator
    • Security specialist
    • Security engineer
    • Network administrator
    • Junior IT auditor/penetration tester
    • Security consultant
    • Helpdesk manager
    • Network and cloud engineer
    • Security manager
    • Security analyst
    • IT project manager
    • DevOps manager
    • Software developer
    • Systems administrator
    • Security administrator
    • Security specialist
    • Security engineer
    • Network administrator
    • Junior IT auditor/penetration tester
    • Security consultant
    The job roles covered by CompTIA Security+ are categorized under network and computer systems administrators by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. The number of jobs in this category is expected to grow by more than six percent by 2026. The median pay in 2017 was $81,100.

    What Skills Will You Learn?

    • Attacks, Threats and Vulnerabilities
    • Architecture and Design
    • Implementation
    • Operations and Incident Response
    • Governance, Risk and Compliance

    Training Materials

    • 25+ Hours of Self-Paced Video Training
    • CompTIA Security+ Digital Study Guide
    • CompTIA Security+ Labs
    • CompTIA Security+ Exam Voucher 
    • CompTIA Security+ Exam Retake Voucher
    $1800 $1500

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