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CompTIA Security+ is a global certification that validates the baseline skills you need to perform core security functions and pursue an IT security career.

Security+ Certification Boot Camp

Our 3-day CompTIA Security+ Certification Boot Camp course is geared towards preparing students to pass the 90 minute CompTIA SY0-501 examination. Our program represents the culmination of hundreds of hours of instructional design, thousands of hours of exam-focused instruction, and tens of thousands of efficiently and effectively skilled, certified students.

CompTIA Security+ is the first security certification IT professionals should earn. It establishes the core knowledge required of any cybersecurity role and provides a springboard to intermediate-level cybersecurity jobs. The certification emphasizes the practical and hands-on ability to both identify and address security threats, attacks, and vulnerabilities.

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From the comfort of your home or office, Training Camp’s live, online virtual classroom platform lets you enjoy the same quality training experience as our in-person courses. We boast one of the industry’s most robust live, online schedules with classes guaranteed-to-run almost every week.


We offer your best chance to get certified. Period. Whether in one of our classroom boot camp or live online virtual courses, or at one of our private hosted events, we strive to deliver 100% pass rates during each and every event. For over 20 years, we have won more awards and certified more Security+ holders than any other company, worldwide.


Official CompTIA Security+ Courseware
Security+ Exam Voucher (SY0-501)


Security+ Lab Guide
Security+ Exam Preparation Study Guide
CompTIA Security+ Evening Exam Review Sessions
CompTIA Security+ Exam Support
CPE/CEU Post Class Package
Security+ Exam Pass Guarantee

Optional Security+ Add-Ons*

On-demand Security+ Video Modules
Pre-configured Practice Labs

Exams Covered

SY0-501 Security+

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Training Camp is an CompTIA Platinum Partner, the highest level of CompTIA partnership. This elite status gives us the advantage of direct access to the latest updates on the CompTIA exams, and a stamp of approval for potential clients on the quality training we provide. No other training company has hosted more successful Security+ training than us since 1998.

  • CompTIA Security+ Exam Experts

    Our Security+ instructors are well-versed in accelerated learning concepts and exam preparation. During our Security+ boot camp, the experience of working with thousands of exam takers give our team unique insight into the learning requirements needed for success.

  • Award Winning CompTIA Security+ Courseware

    Our Security+ courseware keeps immediate pace with advancements in exam content by incorporating feedback from our thousands of CompTIA certified alumni students. They are reviewed every 30 days to ensure all information reflects the most current updates. Relying on traditional books or externally sourced materials do not offer this advantage.

  • Security+ Lab/Exam Prep Review Sessions

    Our accelerated CompTIA Security+ training includes next-gen educational content covered in value-added evening review sessions with updated practice exam review drills - representative of the actual exam and lab sim questions delivered during the official CompTIA Security+ certification exams.

  • Security+ Exam Pass Guarantee

    When you decide to take one of our courses, you are placing trust in us. Our Security+ Exam Pass Guarantee was designed to help you reach your goal to pass the certification exam. If you do not pass the certification exam, you may retake this program live or online and/or enroll in our mentoring program at no additional cost.

Threats, Attacks and Vulnerabilities
  • Compare and contrast different types of social engineering techniques
  • Analyze potential indicators to determine the type of attack
  • Analyze potential indicators associated with application attacks
  • Analyze potential indicators associated with network attacks
  • Explain different threat actors, vectors, and intelligence sources
  • Explain the security concerns associated with various types of vulnerabilities
  • Summarize the techniques used in security assessments
  • Explain the techniques used in penetration testing
Architecture and Design
  • Explain the importance of security concepts in an enterprise environment
  • Summarize virtualization and cloud computing concepts
  • Summarize secure application development, deployment, and automation concepts
  • Summarize authentication and authorization design concepts
  • Implement cybersecurity resilience
  • Explain the security implications of embedded and specialized systems
  • Explain the importance of physical security controls
  • Summarize the basics of cryptographic concepts
  • Implement secure protocols
  • Implement host or application security solutions
  • Implement secure network designs
  • Install and configure wireless security settings
  • Implement secure mobile solutions
  • Apply cybersecurity solutions to the cloud
  • Given a scenario, implement identity and account management controls
  • Implement authentication and authorization solutions
  • Implement public key infrastructure
Operations and Incident Response
  • Use the appropriate tool to assess organizational security
  • Summarize the importance of policies, processes, and procedures for incident response
  • Utilize appropriate data sources to support an investigation
  • Apply mitigation techniques or controls to secure an environment
  • Explain the key aspects of digital forensics
Governance, Risk, and Compliance
  • Compare and contrast various types of controls
  • Explain the importance of applicable regulations, standards, or frameworks that impact the organizational security posture
  • Explain the importance of policies to organizational security
  • Summarize risk management processes and concepts
  • Explain privacy and sensitive data concepts in relation to security.

Although the exam objectives document is longer, the new exam actually has fewer objectives. CompTIA Security+ (SY0-601) has 35 exam objectives, compared to 37 on SY0-501. The difference is that the exam objectives for SY0-601 include more examples under each objective – the number of examples increased by about 25%.

CompTIA Security+ 601 focuses on the most up-to-date and current skills needed for the following tasks:

- Assess the cybersecurity posture of an enterprise environment - Recommend and implement appropriate cybersecurity solutions - Monitor and secure hybrid environments - Operate with an awareness of applicable laws and policies - Identify, analyze and respond to cybersecurity events and incidents

This was intentional to help you better understand the meaning of each exam objective. The more examples and details we provide, the more helpful the exam objectives are for IT pros to prepare for their certification exam and, ultimately, the job itself.

But remember, exam objectives are not exhaustive: you may encounter other examples of technologies, processes or tasks on the exam. The exam questions are not based on these bulleted examples, but on the overarching exam objectives themselves. CompTIA is constantly reviewing exam content and updating questions to ensure relevance and exam integrity.

CompTIA Security+ is the first security certification IT professionals should earn. It establishes the core knowledge required of any cybersecurity role and provides a springboard to intermediate-level cybersecurity jobs. As you may know, Security+ is compliant with ISO 17024 standards and approved by the US DoD to meet directive 8140/8570.01-M requirements.

Although CompTIA does not impose any prerequisites, we recommend that candidates obtain the Network+ credential or have at least one year of IT administration experience with a security focus.

SY0-501 Exam Cost


Number of questions:

Maximum of 90

Types of questions:

Multiple choice and performance-based

Length of test:

90 minutes

Passing score:

750 (on a scale of 100–900)

  • Threats, Attacks and Vulnerabilities 21%
  • Technologies and Tools 22%
  • Architecture and Design 15%
  • Identity and Access Management 16%
  • Risk Management 14%
  • Cryptography and PKI 12% Total 100%

The CompTIA Security+ certification is good for three years from the day of your exam. The CE program allows you to extend your certification in three-year intervals through activities and training that relate to the content of your certification.

You can participate in a number of activities and training programs, including higher certifications, to renew your CompTIA Security+ certification. Training Camp offers a wide range of services to help collect the required 50 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) in the three year window.

While our Training Camp boot camps were developed with the expectation that students do not have enough time to complete a rigorous self-study syllabus prior to attending class, we offer students that feel that extra preparation would be helpful a targeted list of self-study objectives that can be completed.


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With limited previous experience, and little to no IT experience, I was able to come in and complete the bootcamp with a passing score and a security+ certification.
The Sec+ Boot Camp delivers exactly what a student needs to earn a passing score on the exam.
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Almost no experience in IT besides a little self learning prior to the class. Eric taught every material to the T for the SEC+ Exam. I had an enjoyable time learning from him and possibly looking forward on taking more classes with him if I can.
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Although the course material is tough and sometimes seems daunting, the instructors are effective in getting through it.
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