eLearning - CompTIA Security+ SY0-501 Course with Live Labs incl. Exam

Key Information

Subject Area

Subject Area
Personal Learning Accounts

Mode of Study
Mode of Study
eLearning Study is in a self-paced, self-organised manner using an internet enabled device.
Location

Location
Flexible

Sector

Sector
IT and Networking

Start Date

Courses starting from
01 August 2021

In a nutshell

A Personal Learning Account is a new initiative from the Welsh Government. It is a free and flexible way to learn. The initiative will offer people the chance to access free, part-time courses that offer flexible and convenient learning around their existing lifestyle.

CompTIA is the world's largest vendor-neutral IT certification body. The CompTIA Security+ is one of the most in-demand qualifications in IT security.

This certification gives you the relevant knowledge and skills needed to install and configure systems to secure applications, networks and devices and other functions needed to be a trusted and reliable IT security professional.

This course is for...

...anyone over 19, living in Wales.

...anyone in employment and earning less than £29,534 a year.

...an IT professional looking to build a foundation in IT security.

Course content

The CompTIA Security+ course includes:

  • Threats, attacks and vulnerabilities
  • Technologies and tools
  • Architecture and design
  • Identity and access management
  • Risk management
  • Cryptography and PKI
  • How to support the principles of confidentiality, integrity and availability

There will be a CompTIA Security+ Exam.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal requirements, but you’ll need a keen interest in the subject.

If you have no prior IT knowledge or experience, then we recommend completing the CompTIA A+ and CompTIA N+ prior to this course.

Additional information

This course is delivered by eLearning. This means that you should be motivated to study in a self-paced, self-organised manner using an internet enabled device.

The course includes an exam which is invigilated online and you need to have access to an internet enabled device with a microphone and a webcam.

Have any questions or are not sure if this is the right course for you?

Contact us on 01495 333597 / 07485 314832
or email pla@coleggwent.ac.uk

All courses may be subject to change and cancelled if deemed not viable to run.

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