The Computer & Network Cyber Security CompTIA’s Security+ Certification Preparation Course is designed to be completed in six months as a self-paced online course. The objective of the course is prepare the student to take the CompTIA Security_ exam.
Provide students with the necessary understanding and abilities to apply network security fundamentals and methods. Upon completion of this online course a student should be able to take the CompTIA’s 2008 Security+ certification exam.
This course delivers a comprehensive overview of network security, including general security concepts. Communication security is studied, including remote access, e-mail, the Web, directory and file transfer, and wireless data. Common network attacks are introduced. Cryptography basics are incorporated, and operational/organizational security is discussed as it relates to physical security, disaster recovery, and business continuity. Computer forensics is introduced. Upon completion of this online course a student should be able to take the CompTIA’s 2008 Security+ certification exam.
Specific topic coverage includes:
- Introduction to Security
- System Threats and Risks
- Protecting Systems
- Network Vulnerabilities and Attacks
- Network Defenses
- Wireless Network Security
- Access Control Fundamentals
- Performing Vulnerability Assessments
- Conducting Security Audits
- Basic Cryptography
- Applying Cryptography
- Business Continuity Planning and Procedures
- Policies and Legislation
Cost: $650 for the course, textbook, and student resources. This allows the student six months to complete. A three month extension is available for $50.
Financial Aid or Payment Plans available
How to Enroll In This Program
Contact the ENMU-Ruidoso Community Education Department Coordinator Coda Omness directly to discuss the opportunities and enrollment process for this highly sought-after and timely educational program.
Coda Omness, 575-257-2120 or email: Coda.email@example.com