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CompTIA Security+ Training Course

Learn The Principles And Practices Which Are Fundamental To IT Security


Our 4-day CompTIA Security+ training course is designed to provide everything you need to know to achieve the CompTIA Security+ certification and pass the examination.

The CompTIA Security+ is a globally recognised, vendor-neutral certification which is trusted around the World as a validation of IT Security expertise.

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You can book this course and hold it in credit until you have decided on a specific course date. Alternatively, please view our other course dates.
Exam Not Included
5 Days
£2595Excl. VAT

Course Outline

Identifying Security Threats

  • Identify Social Engineering Attacks
  • Classify Network Attacks
  • Classify Software Based Attacks

Hardening Internal Systems

  • Harden Base Operating Systems and Directory Services
  • DHCP Services
  • DHCP Servers
  • Network File
  • Print Severs

Internetwork Devices and Services

  • Hardening Internetwork Connection Devices
  • DNS and BIND Servers
  • Web Servers and FTP Servers
  • Email Servers

Securing Network Communications

  • Secure Network Traffic Using IP Security (IPSec)
  • Wireless Traffic

Public Key Infrastructure

  • Install a Certificate Authority (CA) Hierarchy
  • Back Up Certificate Authorities
  • Restore a Certificate Authority

Monitoring The Security Infrastructure

  • Scan For Vulnerabilities
  • Monitor For Intruders
  • Respond To Security Incidents

Enforcing Organisation Security Policy

  • Enforce Corporate Security Policy Compliance
  • Legal Compliance
  • Physical Security Compliance
  • Educate User


Our CompTIA Security+ training certification covers the principles and practices which are fundamental to IT Security in today's data driven environment.

About the Course

The CompTIA Security+ training session is instructor-led and focuses on hands-on practical exercises to ensure that you are fully familiarised with the security hardware and software that you can expect to use in your security career.

Who Should Attend

We would recommend our 4-day CompTIA training course for anybody who is looking for a career in IT Security or to enhance your IT Security skills.

Materials Provided

  • Study Guide and Lab Step by Step Guide (eBook)
  • Highly Skilled and Knowledgeable Tutors
  • CompTIA Security+ Examination
  • Refreshments

Organisational Benefits

  • Increased customer satisfaction and decreased support costs through improved service, increased productivity and greater technical self-sufficiency.

Individual Benefits

  • CompTIA Security+ Certified Professionals earn higher salaries on average than those without the certification.
  • The CompTIA Security+ is globally recognised and vendor-neutral, showing that Certified Professionals are able to work with a range of hardware
  • CompTIA Security+ Professionals stand out from peers in the job market


It is recommended that you have at least 2 years of technical networking experience with an emphasis on security. The CompTIA Network+ Certification is also recommended.


There is no prereading associated with this training session.

Exam Overview

CompTIA Security+ Examination:

The CompTIA Security examination covers the following areas:

  • Network Security
  • Compliance and Operation Security
  • Threats and Vulnerabilities
  • Access Control
  • Identity Management
  • Cryptography

The examination lasts 90 minutes and consists of up to 90 questions. Questions are either multiple choice or performance-based. The pass mark is 750 on a scale from 100-900.

Exam Type

Classroom Exam

Professional Development Units - PDUs

There are no Professional Qualification Credits associated with this training course.


CompTIA Security+ Certificate

Next Steps

You should consider your next steps to be any of the following CompTIA training certification:

  • CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP)
  • CompTIA Mobility+
  • CompTIA Cloud+


The CompTIA Security+ is the globally trusted Certification to validate foundational, vendor-neutral IT Security knowledge and skills. As a benchmark for Best Practices in IT Security, this training course will have covered the essential principles for Network Security and Risk Management - making it an important stepping stone of an IT Security career.

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