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Security+ Certification Prep Course

Distinguish yourself as a Security Professional by obtaining the CompTIA Security + Certification. The CompTIA Security + Certification is an internationally recognized credential used by organizations and security professionals around the globe to validate foundation level security skills and knowledge.


The Center for Infrastructure Assurance and Security's preparation course will help you hone and build your existing knowledge of security practices and also adds a hands on component for practical application. The hands on lab activities reinforce the security principles and demonstrate your competency. In this course, you will build on your existing knowledge, take practice exams to better prepare you for the certification exam and you will practice your skills with simulated hands-on labs.


At the end of the course, you will be able to identify risk and risk mitigation activities. You will understand additional security concepts such as infrastructure, application, information and operational security, cryptography and you many more.


Scope

The course covers the following domains:


  • Network Security

  • Compliance and Operational Security

  • Threats and Vulnerabilities

  • Application, Data and Host Security

  • Access Control and Identity Management

  • Cryptography

Who Should Attend?

You should attend if you are:


  • Beginning your IT security focused career

  • Still in school and want to differentiate yourself to potential employers

  • Established in the career field and desire formal certifications highlighting your experience


Prerequisites

A broad knowledge of security concerns and implementation including the domains listed above. A minimum of 2 years’ experience in IT administration with a focus on security


Provided Materials / Facilities

The course registration fee includes, knowledgeable instructor(s), a security book for reference, practice exams, hands on lab activities and you will receive a voucher to take the Security + exam.


Course Schedule & Fee

Courses are held at the UTSA Downtown Campus.


The cost of the six-session training course is $1,495.


Registration

Registration is now closed. Please use the sign-up form below to receive notification when new course dates are available. Thank you for your interest.


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