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Online classes are available for 90 days, from the time of purchase.
Every company needs optimized computer systems. They also need effective network security. One uncontained computer virus can erase important information. Computer hackers can steal sensitive personal information. This can put a company’s good reputation at risk. Security+ Certification from Vista College gives you the skills you need to protect your organization.
The CompTIA Security+ certification teaches critical security concepts. Every IT administrator should know these concepts. CompTIA certification helps you understand security threats and issues. Your simulation training takes you to the next level. It lets you apply what you’ve learned to real-life situations.
You will learn tips for taking the CompTIA Security+ exam. The course covers all of the new CompTIA Security+ exam objectives. It includes maps to the new Security+ 2008 exam. The course covers important industry topics like Wi-Fi Security.
With this certification, you will ready to apply for a variety of jobs, such as security architect, security engineer, security consultant/specialist, information assurance technician, security administrator, systems administrator and network administrator. Companies like Hitachi Information Systems (Japan), Trendmicro (Philippines), Lockheed Martin, the U.S. State Department, Prestariang Systems Sdn. Bhd. (Malaysia) and U.S. government contractors, such as EDS, General Dynamics and Northrop Grumman, all hire CompTIA Security+ certified professionals. The U.S. Department of Defense requires CompTIA Security+ certification for military personnel or military contractors.
After you successfully complete this course, you will be able to understand:
- System Threats and Risks
- Protecting Systems
- Network Vulnerabilities and Attacks
- Network Defenses
- Wireless Network Security
You use online learning simulators for Vista College courses. You can do lab exercises that let you practice both hardware and software security tasks. You will be ready to take the CompTIA certification exam when you are finished.
- Introduction to Security
- Access Controls
- Network Infrastructure
- Network Attacks
- Network Security
- System Security
- Application Security
- Organizational Security
- Assessment and Audits
- Practice Exams
The course is an online learning experience. This course uses discussions, quizzes or tests, and internet research for learning.
Security+ certification gives you the skills and training you need to compete. Certification shows potential employers you have the knowledge you need to protect their data and network. Your Security+ certification proves you have expertise. This will help you stand out from your competition.
Security+ certification is valuable when you begin your IT career and when you want promotions. In fact, 74 percent of IT managers say certification is one of the most important qualities you can have. You will also be able to move to another company when you want if you have Security+ certification.