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Security+

Quick Program Facts

Program Description

Security+ is the fundamental certification for entry-level cybersecurity professionals. The certificate meets the regulatory requirements for some government and government-contractor jobs.

According to CompTIA, Security+ emphasizes hands-on, practical skills. Topics covered include:

  • Terminology
  • Ethics
  • Legal environment
  • Risk management
  • Vulnerabilities & countermeasures

After successfully completing this certification, you will be prepared to solve a wide range of security issues.

You will be work-ready and prepared for an entry-level job in the cybersecurity field.

What is CompTIA?

CompTIA is a non-profit trade association that serves as the leading provider of vendor-neutral IT certifications in the world.

Do I need computer experience?

You should have basic computer experience and a knowledge of information technology (IT) concepts.

Credentials in Detail

After successfully completing this course, you will receive a TCC Certificate of Completion.

CompTIA Certification Exams

You will also be prepared to sit for the CompTIA Security+ certification exams.

You can use the vouchers included in your tuition to take the CompTIA certification tests at these locations:

Course You Will Take

Check availability: Go to the Course Sections Offered by Term page and scroll down to Continuing Education Terms.

How to Apply

Register for the Security+ course.

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Contact

Northwest Campus

Andrew Castelano
817-515-7293
andrew.castelano@tccd.edu

Updated February 19, 2019