CompTIA Security+

R4 441.50

Study via distance learning and acquire the skills to work as a security professional. This course establishes the core knowledge candidates need to thrive in a cybersecurity role, as well as preparing candidates to pass the CompTIA Security+ exam.

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People Industry partner: CompTIA
Certificate Certified by Optimi College

Course code: C01017



CompTIA Security+ SY0-601

SY0-601 CompTIA Security+: Social Engineering Techniques & Attack Types
SY0-601 CompTIA Security+: Analyzing Application & Network Attacks
SY0-601 CompTIA Security+: Threat Actors, Intelligence Sources, & Vulnerabilities
SY0-601 CompTIA Security+: Security Assessment & Penetration Testing Techniques
SY0-601 CompTIA Security+: Security Concepts in an Enterprise Environment
SY0-601 CompTIA Security+: Implementing Cybersecurity Resilience
SY0-601 CompTIA Security+: Virtualization, Cloud Computing, and Cloud Cybersecurity Solutions
SY0-601 CompTIA Security+: Controls & Application Development, Deployment, & Automation
SY0-601 CompTIA Security+: Authentication & Authorization Design Concepts
SY0-601 CompTIA Security+: Implementing Identity and Account Management & AAA Solutions
SY0-601 CompTIA Security+: Physical Security Controls
SY0-601 CompTIA Security+: Basic Cryptography & Public Key Infrastructure
SY0-601 CompTIA Security+: Implementing Secure Protocols & Application Security Solutions
SY0-601 CompTIA Security+: Implementing Secure Network Designs
SY0-601 CompTIA Security+: Wireless, Mobile, & Embedded Device Security
SY0-601 CompTIA Security+: Organizational Security Assessment tools & Mitigation Controls
SY0-601 CompTIA Security+: Incident Response, Digital Forensics, & Supporting Investigations
SY0-601 CompTIA Security+: Security Policies, Regulations, Standards, & Frameworks
SY0-601 CompTIA Security+: Risk Management, Privacy, & Sensitive Data Security
SY0-601 CompTIA Security+: Monitoring, Visibility, & Reporting
TestPrep SY0-601 CompTIA Security+

The ability to read and write in English.

Learners must be at least 16 years of age.

Expertise level: Intermediate

Course type: Industry endorsed

Industry partner: CompTIA

Certification: Certificate confirming course completion.

Certification issued by: Optimi College

Assessment information:

  • 3 assignments
  • Completed assignments are uploaded to the Optimi College Online Classroom for marking by our assessor.


Exam information:

  • The CompTIA Security+ certification is a globally recognised credential that validates an individual’s knowledge and skills in IT security. It has one exam: CompTIA Security+ SY0-601
    • Duration: 90 minutes
    • Number of questions: Maximum of 90
    • Format: Multiple-choice and performance-based questions.
    • Passing score: 750 (on a scale of 100-900)
    • Topics covered: Threats, attacks, and vulnerabilities; architecture and design; implementation; operations and incident response; and governance, risk, and compliance.
  • Exam fees are not included in the course fee.

Course fee: R4 441.50

Deposit: R1 558.20

Monthly instalment: R480.55

Payment duration: 6 months

Study duration: 6 months

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