CompTIA Security+ Boot Camp (SY0-501)


Duration: 5 days

This is a five-day CompTIA Security+ Boot camp. CompTIA Security+ is the primary course you will need to take if your job responsibilities include securing network services, and network traffic.  It is also the main course you will take to prepare for the CompTIA Security+ certification examination. In this course, you will build on your knowledge and professional experience with computer hardware, operating systems, and networks as you acquire the specific skills to implement as security services on any type of computer network.

This course is targeted IT Professional who has networking and administrative skills in Windows-based TCP/IP networks and is familiar with other operating systems, such as OS X, Unix, or Linux, and who wants to further a career in IT by acquiring a foundational knowledge of security topics; prepare for the CompTIA Security + Certification examination; or use Security+ as the foundation for advanced security certifications or career roles.

CompTIA Security + Exam

This CompTIA Security + Boot Camp course prepares students for CompTIA Exam SYO-501.

CompTIA Security+ certification designates knowledgeable professionals in the field of security, one of the fastest-growing fields in IT. CompTIA Security+ is an international, vendor-neutral certification that demonstrates competency in:

  • Identifying the fundamental components of information security.
  • Analyze risk
  • Identify various threats to information security
  • Conduct security assessments to detect vulnerabilities
  • Implement security for hosts and software
  • Implement security for networks
  • Manage identity and access
  • Implement cryptographic solutions in the organization
  • Implement security at the operational level
  • Address security incidents
  • Ensure the continuity of business operations in the event of an incident


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What’s included?

  • Authorized Courseware
  • Intensive Hands on Skills Development with an Experienced Subject Matter Expert
  • Hands-on practice on real Servers and extended lab support 1.800.482.3172
  • Examination Vouchers & Onsite Certification Testing- (excluding Adobe and PMP Boot Camps)
  • Academy Code of Honor: Test Pass Guarantee
  • Optional: Package for Hotel Accommodations, Lunch and Transportation

With several convenient training delivery methods offered, The Academy makes getting the training you need easy. Whether you prefer to learn in a classroom or an online live learning virtual environment, training videos hosted online, and private group classes hosted at your site. We offer expert instruction to individuals, government agencies, non-profits, and corporations. Our live classes, on-sites, and online training videos all feature certified instructors who teach a detailed curriculum and share their expertise and insights with trainees. No matter how you prefer to receive the training, you can count on The Academy for an engaging and effective learning experience.


  • Instructor-Led (the best training format we offer)
  • Live Online Classroom – Online Instructor-Led
  • Self-Paced Video

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Module 1: Security Fundamentals 

  • Information Security Cycles
  • Information Security Controls
  • Authentication Methods
  • Cryptography Fundamentals
  • Security Policy Fundamentals

Module 2: Security Threats and Vulnerabilities 

  • Social Engineering
  • Malware threats
  • Physical Threats and Vulnerabilities
  • Software-Based Threats
  • Network-Based Threats
  • Wireless Threats and Vulnerabilities
  • Physical Threats and Vulnerabilities

Module 3: Managing Data, Application, and Host Security

  • Managing Data Security
  • Managing Application Security
  • Managing Device and Host Security
  • Managing Mobile Security

Module 4: Implementing Network Security

  • Configure Security Parameters on Network Devices and Technologies
  • Network Design Elements and Components
  • Implement Networking Protocols and Services
  • Applying Secure Network Administration Principles
  • Secure Wireless Traffic

Module 5: Implementing Network Security

  • Configuring Network Security Technologies
  • Secure Network Design Elements
  • Implement Secure Networking Protocols and Services
  • Secure Wireless Traffic

Module 6: Implementing Access Control, Authentication, and Account Management 

  • Access Control and Authentication Services
  • Implement Account Management Security Controls

Module 7: Managing Certificates 

  • Install a Certificate Authority (CA) Hierarchy
  • Enroll Certificates
  • Secure Network Traffic by Using Certificates
  • Renew Certificates
  • Revoke Certificates
  • Back up Certificates and Private Keys
  • Restore Certificates and Private Keys

Module 8: Implementing Compliance and Operational Security

  • Physical Security
  • Legal Compliance
  • Security Awareness and Training
  • Integrate Systems and Data with Third Parties

Module 9: Risk Management

  • Risk Analysis
  • Implement Vulnerability Assessment Tools and Techniques
  • Scan for Vulnerabilities
  • Mitigation and Deterrent Techniques

Module 10: Troubleshooting and Managing Security Incidents

  • Respond to Security Incidents
  • Recover from a Security Incident

Module 11: Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Planning 

  • Business Continuity
  • Plan for a Disaster Recovery
  • Execute Disaster Recovery Plans and Procedures