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CompTIA Security+

  • Length 5 days
  • Version SY0-701
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Why study this course

CompTIA Security+ is a global certification that validates the baseline skills necessary to improve baseline security readiness and incident response by applying current best practices for preventing and addressing today’s threats. 

CompTIA Security+ validates core knowledge required of any cybersecurity role, and emphasises vendor-neutral, hands-on practical skills. This will ensure the security professional is better prepared to problem solve a wider variety of today’s complex issues faced by organisations, such as improving baseline security readiness and incident response by applying best practices for preventing and addressing the latest attacks, threats, and vulnerabilities. 

This five-day instructor-led training course will help you prepare for the CompTIA Security+ (SY0-701) exam. Digital courseware is provided 

Please note: The exam is not included in the course fee but can be purchased separately. Please contact us for a quote.

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What you’ll learn

The CompTIA Security+ certification exam (optional) will certify the successful candidate has the knowledge and skills required to:

  • Assess the security posture of an enterprise environment and recommend and implement appropriate security solutions

  • Monitor and secure hybrid environments, including cloud, mobile, and Internet of Things (IoT)

  • Operate with an awareness of applicable regulations and policies, including principles of governance, risk, and compliance

  • Identify, analyse, and respond to security events and incidents

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CompTIA is the voice of the world’s information technology (IT) industry. A non-profit association, CompTIA offers IT professionals vendor neutral, industry-leading IT certifications. Lumify Work is proud to be a CAPP Gold Partner – offering A+, Network+, Security+, CySA+, Pentest+, and more.

Who is the course for?

  • Security Administrator

  • Systems Administrator

  • Helpdesk Manager/Analyst

  • Security Analyst

  • Network/Cloud Engineer

  • IT Auditors

  • Security Engineer

  • IT Project Manager

  • Security Officer

  • Information Security Manager

  • DevOps/Software Developer

  • Security Architect

Course subjects

The five-day Security+ course is made up of sixteen lessons which align to the five exam domains:

Domain 1 - General Security Concepts
Domain 2 - Threats, Vulnerabilities, and Mitigations
Domain 3 - Security Architecture
Domain 4 - Security Operations
Domain 5 - Security Program Management and Oversight

For detailed information you can download the Exam Objectives Overview.


  • Lesson 1: Summarise Fundamental Security Concepts

  • Lesson 2: Compare Threat Types

  • Lesson 3: Explain Cryptographic Solutions

  • Lesson 4: Implement Identity and Access Management

  • Lesson 5: Secure Enterprise Network Architecture

  • Lesson 6: Secure Cloud Network Architecture

  • Lesson 7: Explain Resiliency and Site Security Concepts

  • Lesson 8: Explain Vulnerability Management

  • Lesson 9: Evaluate Network Security Capabilities

  • Lesson 10: Assess Endpoint Security Capabilities

  • Lesson 11: Enhance Application Security Capabilities

  • Lesson 12: Explain Incident Response and Monitoring Concepts

  • Lesson 13: Analyse Indicators of Malicious Activity

  • Lesson 14: Summarise Security Governance Concepts

  • Lesson 15: Explain Risk Management Processes

  • Lesson 16: Summarise Data Protection and Compliance Concepts


A minimum of 2 years of experience in IT administration & networking with a focus on security, hands-on experience with technical information security, and broad knowledge of security concepts.

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