Course Description

Course Title : CompTIA Security + SY0-501 Live Practice Lab

Global Edulink


Would you like to achieve an excellent online accredited CompTIA qualification, which will demonstrate a high level of skill and knowledge? Look no further than this fantastic CompTIA Security + course.

CompTIA Practice Lab courses demonstrate a high level of skill, and have been expertly created for IT professionals who hope to become certified. To gain a CompTIA certification, you’ll need to take a theory course, and a Practice Lab course. This Global Edulink CompTIA Security+ Practice Lab will provide excellent training which will guarantee your success in your chosen exam. For those hoping to take the CompTIA Security+ exam, this Practice Lab is a must.

The CompTIA Security+ Practice Lab will provide you with the necessary platform to gain hands on skills in security / vulnerability management and technologies. By completing the lab tasks you will improve your practical skills in security threats, network security, securing application data, manage access control, manage security threats, security compliance, cryptography and protocols & services. These same tasks will help you understand the objectives and competencies required by the CompTIA Security+ (SY0-401) certification exam.

Learning with Global Edulink has many advantages. The course material is delivered straight to you, and can be adapted to fit in with your lifestyle. It is created by experts within the industry, meaning you are receiving accurate information, which is up-to-date and easy to understand.

This course is comprised of professionally narrated e-Learning modules, interactive quizzes, tests and exams. All delivered through a system that you will have access to 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for 365 days (12 months). An effective support service and study materials will build your confidence to secure your qualification.


Course Curriculum

1: Threats-Trojans And Malware Protection

2: Application Data- Establish Host Security

3: Network Security – Protocol Analyzers

4: Threats-Network Vulnerabilities

5: Threats-Vulnerability Scanning

6: Cryptography – Pki Concepts

7: Cryptography – Certificate Management

8: Application Data- Application Security

9: Access Control-Radius

10: Application Data- Transitive Trust And Authentication

11: Compliance – User Rights And Permissions

12: Network Security – Routers

13: Network Security – Routing Protocols

14: Network Security – Firewall Rule Based Management

15: Network Security – Firewalls

16: Network Security – Spam Filter

17: Protocols And Services – Ipsec

18: Protocols And Services – Dns

19: Threats- Dns Poisoning

20: Protocols And Services – Snmp

21: Protocols And Services – Iscsi

22: Threats – Mitigation And Deterrent Techniques

23: Compliance – Patching

24: Application Data- Data Encryption

25: Compliance – Backup Execution And Frequency

26: Cryptography – Transport Encryption

27: Network Security – Load Balancers

28: Network Security – Cloud Computing

29: Compliance – Raid

30: Compliance – Clustering

Course Objectives:

  • This course establishes the core knowledge required of any cybersecurity role and provides a springboard to intermediate-level cybersecurity jobs
  • Security + incorporates the best practices in hands-on trouble-shooting to ensure security professionals have practical security problem-solving skills
  • Cybersecurity professionals who are Security + certified know how to address security incidents – not just identify them

Course Benefits:

  • Gain an accredited CompTIA qualification
  • Access to excellent quality video tutorials
  • Learners will be eligible for an NUS Discount Card
  • One year’s access to the course
  • Support by phone, live chat, and email
  • Join a friendly online learning platform

Course Description:

This online training course is comprehensive and designed to cover the topics listed under the curriculum.

Method of Assessment:

Exam Details:
  • Exam Codes: SY0-401 / SY0-501
  • Number of Questions: 90 questions
  • Type of Questions: Multiple choice and performance based
  • Length of Test: 90 Minutes per exam
  • Passing Score: 750 (on a scale of 100-900)
  • Languages: English, Chinese, Japanese

If you would like to gain an official certificate, you will need to purchase and sit the official exam separately.

Recommended Experience:

It is recommended that participants hoping to take this exam should have two years of experience in IT administration with a security focus.


Successful learners will be awarded a CompTIA Security + certificate.

Awarding Body:

The Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) is the leading provider of vendor-neutral IT certifications in the world. With more than 2,000,000 IT certifications issued worldwide, CompTIA is dedicated to helping IT professionals lead the charge in our digitally connected world. Through professional certifications, educational programs, research, networking events, philanthropy and public policy advocacy, CompTIA is dedicated to helping advance the IT industry.

Course Code GEL503
College Name Global Edulink
Course Category CompTIA, Computers & IT (Information Technology)
Course Type Online Learning
Course Location Dublin, Ireland
Course Start Date 24th October 2018
Course End Date 24th October 2019
Course Fee 101
Course Duration 365 Days
Awarding Body CompTIA
Title of Awarding CompTIA Security + certificate
Entry Requirements Learners should be age 16 or over, and must have a basic understanding of Maths, English, and ICT Before attempting the CompTIA Security + exam, you should hold a CompTIA Network+ certificate
Career Path Upon successful completion of the CompTIA Security + course you could go on to study other CompTIA professional qualifications. Alternatively, you could begin working as any of the following: • Systems Administrator (average UK yearly salary according to £25,664) • Network Administrator (average UK yearly salary according to £25,269) • Security Administrator (average UK yearly salary according to £21,751) • Junior IT Auditor/ Penetration Tester (average UK yearly salary according to £36,157) • Security Specialist (average UK yearly salary according to £44,388) • Security Consultant (average UK yearly salary according to £40,038) • Security Engineer (average UK yearly salary according to £25,740)
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Course Provider

Global Edulink

CityPoint, 1 Ropemaker Street, London, EC2Y 9HU, Dublin, United Kingdom

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