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Security + Certification Preparation

COMP 1285

This course will prepare students to challenge the current Security+ exam. The CompTIA Security+ certification tests for security knowledge mastery of an individual with two years of on-the-job networking experience with emphasis on security. This course will cover the following exam topics: communication security, infrastructure/device security, cryptography, access control, wireless, mobile, authentication, external attacks, vulnerability/risk management and organization security.


Upon completion of the Security+ Certification course, students will be able to challenge the most current CompTIA industry certification exams. Students must book their own certification exam with CompTIA. Certification exams are an additional fee.

A textbook and LabSim software are required for this course. The required textbook may be purchased from the Durham College Bookstore. Details of how to purchase the LabSim software are provided in Week one of the course.

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Scheduled Dates

CRN Day Date Time Hours Location Fee Availability
1006912-MAY-20 to 18-AUG-2012:00 am - 12:01 am56Online $407.51
1016308-SEP-20 to 15-DEC-2012:00 am - 12:01 am56Online $407.51
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