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CompTIA Security+ Certification and in the job market it is considered the most essential IT certification for establishing an IT career. If you are trying to get your foot into the IT industry, this will help you achieve your goal. If you’re already an IT pro, the CompTIA Security+ certification authenticates your skills and can enhances your career.  CompTIA Security+ is the certification globally trusted to validate foundational, vendor-neutral IT security knowledge and skills. As a benchmark for best practices in IT security, this certification covers the essential principles for network security and risk management – making it an important stepping stone for your IT security career. To gain your COMPTIA SECURITY+ Global qualification you will be required to sit 1 exam. To find out more:

Study Mode:

Online Only

Course Fees:

AUD $1,295.00 + GST. This includes the cost of 1 x official COMPTIA Security +Certification Exam.

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Career Opportunities:
  • IT Security support
  • IT Security Engineer
  • IT Helpdesk – Security
  • Security Hardware Engineer (Junior)
  • IT Security Entry Level Roles

Once you study and complete your E learning course, CertHub will help you with the booking of the Global Certification exam. CompTIA Security+ requires you to sit for 1 exam:

Exam Code: SY0-401

Passing score required to pass:  750 /900 points

CompTIA Security+ covers network security, compliance and operation security, threats and vulnerabilities as well as application, data and host security. Also included are access control, identity management, and cryptography.

Pre Requisites:

None. Basic understanding of networks (recommend CompTIA Network+ if you are a beginner in IT)

Course location:

Online – 100% Flexible Self Study – You study at your own pace, at your own time. You have 24 hours access via your own private study portal.

Course Length:

40-60 hours (depends on the learner, how quickly they pick the skills is up to the student) you have 6 months (180 days) access to your course material. You have more than enough time to complete this short course).

** Part – time students dedicate on average 5 hours study time per week. This course would approximately take 8-12 weeks to complete at that pace of study.

Start date:

Within 3 working days payment confirmation and enrolment form completed or you can pick your own start date!

What will I Learn / Extra Information:

How many units and what are the modules I will learn



• The Present Threat Landscape
• Types of Malware
• Social Engineering & Related Attacks
• Application & Service Attacks
• Cryptographic & Wireless Attacks
• Penetration Testing & Vulnerability Scanning
• Impacts from Vulnerability Types
• Components Supporting Organisational Security
• Security Assessment Using Software Tools
• Cryptography
• Public Key Infrastructure
• Wireless Security Settings
• Analysing Output from Security Technologies
• Deploying Mobile Devices Securely
• Implementing Secure Protocols
• Troubleshooting Common Security Issues
• Identity & Access Services
• Identity & Access Management Controls
• Common Account Management Practices
• Frameworks, Guidelines, & Physical Security
• Implementing a Secure Network Architecture
• Secure System, Application Design, & Deployment
• Cloud Computing, Virtualization, & Resiliency
• Policies, Plans, & Procedures
• Take Test
• Business Impact Analysis & Risk Management
• Incident Response, Forensics, Recovery, & Security Controls


The CompTIA Security+ Practice-Lab will provide you with the necessary platform to gain hands on skills in IT security.


Practice for exam SY0-501. Assess your readiness by using Exam Mode or further prepare using. Learn Mode which provides immediate feedback and explanations.

E Books  Included
Labs: Included
Mentors Included

Support and how the course is delivered

Mentor Support – Free Support from an official CompTIA Security+ Certified mentor via email (response within 24 hours), Live chat (typically available in the evenings Australia time) or telephone (typically available in the evenings Australia time) Practice Exams/ Mock Exams – Free Test Prep can be taken in either Study or Certification mode. EBOOKS – Included for Free E-books for relevant course included for free.

If you like a particular hard-copy (paperback) book, contact us to find out if you can also purchase a hard copy book (separate cost)

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