CompTIA Security+ (Exam SYO-501) Certification Series

CompTIA Security Training


Price: $499  $899

Format: On Demand

Duration: 16 Hours

Course Overview

The CompTIA Security+ [SY0-501] course will teach students about identifying security fundamentals and threats, analyzing risk, conducting security assessments, implementing network, operational , host, and software security, managing identity and access, implementing cryptography, addressing security issues, and ensuring business continuity.

Successful completion of Security plus training and subsequently getting certified by CompTIA will help you gain skills required by employers all over the world to manage and maintain security of their information systems.

What You Get

  • Free BONUS PRACTICE LABS!  This course series comes with a bonus hands on practice-lab.
  • Free CompTIA Security+ Study Guide, Seventh Edition – ideal companion for thorough exam preparation. This study guide is approved and endorsed by CompTIA, and has been fully updated to align with the latest version of the exam.
    • You will master essential security technologies, tools, and tasks
    • You will understand how Security+ concepts are applied in the real world
    • You will study on the go with electronic flashcards and more!
    • You will test your knowledge along the way with hundreds of practice questions
    • Additional printable workbooks
    • Software video demonstrations
    • More self-assessment module review quizzes

****For Shipping outside the USA, shipping times for the study guide are delayed due to COVID-19

    • Lesson 01 – Identifying Security Fundamentals
    • Lesson 02 – Analyzing Risk
    • Lesson 03 – Identifying Security Threats
    • Lesson 04 – Conducting Security Assessments
    • Lesson 05 – Implementing Host and Software Security
    • Lesson 06 – Implementing Network Security
    • Lesson 07 – Managing Identity and Access
    • Lesson 08 – Implementing Cryptography
    • Lesson 09 – Implementing Operational Security
    • Lesson 10 – Addressing Security Issues
    • Lesson 11 – Ensuring Business Continuity


  • No formal prerequisites for this course are required. However, it is recommended that CompTIA Security+ candidates have at least two years of technical networking experience, with an emphasis on security. The CompTIA Network+ certification is also recommended.


  • This certification course is intended for anyone that is preparing for an IT Security position or looking to improve their security skills and become CompTIA Security+ Certified. However, it goes beyond that and will give you the skills you need to be a better security tech on the job.
  • Network Administrators
  • Security Engineers
  • Support Analysts
  • Security Administrator
  • Security Consultant
  • IT Managers

Certification Details

The CompTIA Security+ [SY0-501] Certification is a universally recognized highly valuable credential for foundation level IT security skills. This CompTIA training validates your ability to apply knowledge of information security to real networks. It certifies an individual’s ability to identify risks, perform risk management and mitigation activities, and ensure operational security of enterprise networks.

To an employer, the CompTIA Security+ certification proves that you have the knowledge base and skill set to secure applications, devices, and networks; analyze and respond to threats; participate in risk mitigation, and so much more. As data threats loom larger every day, the demand for qualified security professionals will only continue to grow.

How do I get Certified 

  • 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 of an IT security career. Recommended experience for this certification includes CompTIA Network+ and two years of experience in IT administration with a security focus.

Certification Exam Details:
SY0-501: Learn More about this certification exam.

Available CEUs for Course Series Completion: 20
Students can earn up to 20 CEUs for fully completing this course series. This information will be displayed on the certificate of completion.

Additional Information about Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

Continuing Education Units (CEU's) are required by some certifying organizations to measure your current and continuing learning. Organizations may require you to meet a given number of education units in a specific period of time in order for your certification to be considered valid.
By completing a course series, you will be rewarded with a certificate of completion. This certificate will show how many CEU's that particular course series was worth. Students may provide this certificate to their certifying organization to provide proof of participation and completion of a Tech Training training course series.

Please Note: The acceptance of CEU credits through completion of a Tech Training Academy training course series is solely the decision of the certifying organization. Please reach out to your certifying organization for further details and confirmation of acceptance of Tech Training Academy CEUs.

Our Online On Demand Training Courses give YOU the ability to train wherever, whenever you want! Our courses include the following training features:

    • Expert Lectures
      • Learn on-demand from top instructors who are industry subject matter experts. Our highly certified expert instructors possess a superior understanding of the subject matter in their fields and have the ability to convey this knowledge in an effective, engaging, and professional manner to a wide audience.
    • Certificates of Completion
      • Upon completion of a series of courses you can earn a certificate of completion. Certificates of Completion will display your full name, course completed, as well as the date of completion. Students have the ability to print this out or save it digitally to showcase your accomplishment.
    • Keynote Visuals
      • Many of the in-depth theories and processes discussed in our courses can be learned most efficiently through the detailed Keynote slides presented. These visuals are accompanied by an instructor voice-over to provide our students with a clear, efficient, and complete presentation of concepts.
    • Demonstrations
      • The immersive demonstrations in our training are a way for the instructor to present how to perform a task on-screen in front of the student. This feature gives the student the power to see tasks performed by a professional in the intended environment as many times as they would like, without purchasing expensive software.
    • Review Quizzes
      • Once a course is completed, test your knowledge by taking our course review quiz! Students have the ability to retake any review quizzes as many times as they wish to ensure they understand the material or to improve upon their scores.
    • Final Exams
      • Upon full completion of a training series, students can take a Series Final Exam, these exams are designed to test the students knowledge on all material trained within a series of courses. Students have the ability to retake any final exam as many times as they wish to ensure they understand the material or to improve upon their score.
    • Mobile Access
      • With our universal course player, you can learn from your computer, tablet as well as mobile devices. Keep up with your training on the go!
    • Workbooks
      • Each course comes with a printable workbook that makes it easy to take notes as you learn. They also include a review quiz answer key, complete with answer explanations.
These features are provided with all 1,500+ IT, Cyber Security, Project Management, Software Development, and Business Skills training courses in our on-demand course catalog.

IT Networking Continuing Education Units (CEU)

Course NameCEU Credits
Monitor and Operate a Private Cloud with System Center 2012 R213
Configure and Deploy a Private Cloud with System Center 2012 R213
Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012 R217
Administering Windows Server 2012 R217
Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 R2 Services16
Designing and Implementing a Server Infrastructure16
Implementing an Advanced Server Infrastructure13
Upgrading Your Skills to MCSA Windows Server 201232
Configuring Windows Server 2008 R2 Active Directory18
Configuring Windows Server 2008 R2 Network Infrastructure20
Windows Server 2008 Applications Infrastructure17
Windows Server 2008 Administration14
Windows Server Enterprise Administration18
Deploying Microsoft Exchange Server 201017
Configuring Microsoft Windows 712
Enterprise Desktop Support Technician for Windows 718
Configuring Windows Devices17
Installation, Storage, and Compute with Windows Server 201616
Networking with Windows Server 201615
Identity with Windows Server 201620
Securing Windows Server 201616
ComTIA A+ 1000 Certification *NEW*18
CompTIA A+ Certification: A Comprehensive Approach22
CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP)22
CompTIA Network+ N10-007 Certification18
CompTIA Network+ Certification26
CompTIA Security+ (Exam SY0-501) Certification20
CompTIA Security+ Certification20
CompTIA Healthcare IT Technician9
CompTIA Linux+ Certification23
Cisco CCNA/CCENT Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices Part 1 (ICND1)20
Cisco CCNA Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices Part 2 (ICND2)19
Cisco CCNP Implementing Cisco IP Routing (ROUTE)12
Cisco CCNP Implementing Cisco IP Switched Networks (SWITCH)16
Cisco CCNP Troubleshooting and Maintaining Cisco IP Switched Networks (TSHOOT)14
VMware vSphere 6.5 Ultimate Bootcamp14
VMware vSphere 6.0 Ultimate Bootcamp14
VMware Advanced Security (Certified Virtualization Security Expert)18
VMware vSphere 4.x/5.x to 5.5 Upgrade Bootcamp9
VMware Ultimate Bootcamp vSphere 5.522
VMware Ultimate Bootcamp vSphere 523
VMware Ultimate Bootcamp vSphere 4.119
VMware Ultimate Bootcamp vSphere 416
Cyber Security
CyberSec First Responder: Threat Detection and Response (Exam CFR-210) by Logical Operations14
Certified Wireless Network Administrator (CWNA)13
Certified Wireless Security Professional (CWSP)15
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)17
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)18
Certified Information Systems Security Officer (CISSO)23
Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP 2019)18
Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)5
Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) - Shon Harris37
Certified Healthcare Information Systems Security Practitioner (CHISSP)10
Certified Disaster Recovery Engineer (CDRE)5
Certified Digital Forensics Examiner (CDFE)10
Ethical Hacker9
Certified Professional Ethical Hacker (CPEH)10
Certified Incident Handling Engineer (CIHE)8
Certified Penetration Testing Consultant Prep and Cyber Range (CPTC)9
Certified Penetration Testing Engineer (CPTE)10
Certified Secure Web Application Engineer (CSWAE)9
Certified Security Leadership Officer (CSLO)8
Certified Security Sentinel (CSS)5
Certified Vulnerability Assessor (CVA)5
Digital Security Awareness8
IS20 Controls5
OWASP: Threats Fundamentals5
OWASP: Proactive Controls5
OWASP: Forgery and Phishing3
OWASP: Avoiding Hacker Tricks3

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