CompTIA Security+ Certification

CompTIA Security + Certification

May 15 - 19, 2017
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. daily
CHL Computer Lab No. 2, Bldg. 1103, Room 1004

DoD 8570 Credential Requirements: This course is approved as a baseline certification for the IAT Level II and the IAM Level 1 per DoD 8570 requirements.

Overview: This course is targeted toward the information technology (IT) professional who has networking and administrative skills in Windows®-based Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) networks; familiarity with other operating systems, such as Mac OS X®, Unix, or Linux; and who wants to further a career in IT by acquiring 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. Instruction is via New Horizons On Line Live (Instructor Led Training Online).

Course Fee: $1732.50 per person (reflects a 30% discount for Stennis personnel)
Exam Voucher: Free with registration (special offer for this class)
Registration Deadline: May 5, 2017
For registration and payment, contact Kim Miller at or 228.688.3170. CHL accepts checks, credit cards, training forms and purchase orders.


Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Identify the fundamental concepts of computer security.

  • Identify security threats and vulnerabilities.

  • Manage data, application, and host security.

  • Implement network security.

  • Identify and implement access control and account management security measures.

  • Manage certificates.

  • Identify and implement compliance and operational security measures.

  • Manage risk.

  • Troubleshoot and manage security incidents.

  • Plan for business continuity and disaster recovery.

Prerequisite: CompTIA A+ or CompTIA Network+

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