The CompTIA PenTest+ will certify the successful candidate has the knowledge and skills required to plan and scope a penetration testing engagement including vulnerability scanning, understand legal and compliance requirements, analyze results, and produce a written report with remediation techniques. 

Exam Details
Exam duration 165 minutes
Number of Questions Maximum of 85 questions
Type of Questions Performance-based and multiple choice
Passing Score 750 (on a scale of 100-900)
Testing Provider Pearson VUE

Please note exams are not included in the course fee but are required to obtain the certification.

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Prepare for the exam

Check out the below resources to prepare for your exam.

CompTIA Training

Build your technical skills with the recommended course:

  • Recommended Experience: Network+, Security+ or equivalent knowledge. Minimum of 3-4 years of hands-on information security or related experience. While there is no required prerequisite, PenTest+ is intended to follow CompTIA Security+ or equivalent experience and has a technical, hands-on focus.

  • CompTIA PenTest+

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Schedule the Exam

To get certified, schedule your PenTest+ PT0-002 exam at Pearson VUE:

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