Comptia Security+ Course Overview

Students enrolled in our CompTIA Security Plus certification training in Doha will also learn ways to install and configure security systems for several purposes. Learners in our CompTIA Security Plus certification course in Doha also masters ways to analyze potential threats and participate in risk mitigation activities.

Comptia Security+ Course Key Features

100% Money Back Guarantee
No questions asked refund*

At Simplilearn, we value the trust of our patrons immensely. But, if you feel that a course does not meet your expectations, we offer a 7-day money-back guarantee. Just send us a refund request via email within 7 days of purchase and we will refund 100% of your payment, no questions asked!
  • Exam Voucher included
  • 8X higher interaction in live online classes conducted by industry experts
  • 2 Simulation Test Papers (90 Questions Each)
  • Covers 6 domains required to become an IT security professional
  • Course Completion certificate
  • Hands-on based learning

Skills Covered

  • Secure networks and applications
  • Perform threat analysis
  • Risk Management
  • Cryptography
  • Identity and Access Management
  • LAN
  • Secure Protocols
  • Vulnerability Scanning Assessment
  • Incident Response

Benefits

Our CompTIA Security Plus certification training in Doha teaches all the skills needed to pursue different careers, and on average, these certified professionals earn over $86,000 annually. The first step to a lucrative new career is completing the CompTIA Security Plus certification course in Doha.

  • Designation
  • Annual Salary
  • Hiring Companies
  • Annual Salary
    $53KMin
    $72KAverage
    $110KMax
    Source: Glassdoor
    Hiring Companies
    IBM hiring for Network Architect professionals in Doha
    Oracle hiring for Network Architect professionals in Doha
    Goldman Sachs hiring for Network Architect professionals in Doha
    Nokia hiring for Network Architect professionals in Doha
    Source: Indeed
  • Annual Salary
    $51KMin
    $72KAverage
    $110KMax
    Source: Glassdoor
    Hiring Companies
    VMware hiring for Security Engineer professionals in Doha
    IBM hiring for Security Engineer professionals in Doha
    Microsoft hiring for Security Engineer professionals in Doha
    Oracle hiring for Security Engineer professionals in Doha
    Source: Indeed
  • Annual Salary
    $49KMin
    $69KAverage
    $95KMax
    Source: Glassdoor
    Hiring Companies
    Citi hiring for Security Analyst professionals in Doha
    Wells Fargo hiring for Security Analyst professionals in Doha
    IBM hiring for Security Analyst professionals in Doha
    Goldman Sachs hiring for Security Analyst professionals in Doha
    Morgan Stanley hiring for Security Analyst professionals in Doha
    Source: Indeed

Training Options

online Bootcamp

$ 1,999

  • 90 days of flexible access to online classes
  • Lifetime access to high-quality live class recordings
  • 24x7 learner assistance and support
  • Batches in alignment with the updated version
  • Classes starting in Doha from:-
27th Nov: Weekend Class
18th Dec: Weekend Class
Show all classes

Corporate Training

Customized to your team's needs

  • Blended learning delivery model (self-paced eLearning and/or instructor-led options)
  • Flexible pricing options
  • Enterprise grade Learning Management System (LMS)
  • Enterprise dashboards for individuals and teams
  • 24x7 learner assistance and support

Comptia Security+ Course Curriculum

Eligibility

Our CompTIA Security Plus certification training in Doha was created to help anyone looking to grow in their IT career. Our CompTIA Security Plus certification course in Doha has been helping students prepare for different roles in the industry, like IT auditor, system administrator, and network administrator.
Read More

Pre-requisites

There aren’t any prerequisites for students looking to sign up for our CompTIA Security Plus certification training in Doha. Ideally, learners considering enrollment in our CompTIA Security Plus certification training in Doha will take the Network+ certification before taking their Security+ training and certification test.
Read More

Course Content

  • CompTIA Security+ 601

    Preview
    • Lesson 01 Risk Management

      02:11:19Preview
      • 01 Introduction
        03:21
      • 02 The CIA of Security
        03:45
      • 03 Threat Actors
        06:39
      • 04 What is Risk
        09:53
      • 05 Managing Risk
        11:56
      • 06 Using Guides for Risk Assessment
        06:23
      • 07 Security Controls
        07:23
      • 08 Interesting Security Controls
        03:15
      • 09 Defense in Depth
        04:57
      • 10 IT Security Governance
        08:18
      • 11 Security Policies
        08:17
      • 12 Frameworks
        08:21
      • 13 Quantitative Risk Calculations
        08:11
      • 14 Business Impact Analysis
        11:58
      • 15 Organizing Data
        09:59
      • 16 Security Training
        10:01
      • 17 Third Party Agreements
        08:42
    • Lesson 02 Cryptography

      02:26:46Preview
      • 01 Cryptography Basics
        17:11
      • 02 Cryptographic Methods
        07:24
      • 03 Symmetric Cryptosystems
        11:45
      • 04 Symmetric Block Modes
        07:46
      • 05 RSA Cryptosystems
        10:18
      • 06 Diffie-Hellman
        06:42
      • 07 PGP GPG
        09:45
      • 08 Hashing
        07:15
      • 09 HMAC
        03:46
      • 10 Steganography
        05:38
      • 11 Certificates and Trust
        14:15
      • 12 Public Key Infrastructure
        20:48
      • 13 Cryptographic Attacks
        24:13
    • Lesson 03 Identity and Access Management

      01:37:27Preview
      • 01 Identification
        12:42
      • 02 Authorization Concepts
        05:48
      • 03 Access Control List
        06:28
      • 04 Password Security
        09:13
      • 05 Linux File Permissions
        14:52
      • 06 Windows File Permissions
        13:38
      • 07 User Account Management
        06:44
      • 08 AAA
        08:03
      • 09 Authentication Methods
        09:50
      • 10 Single Sign On
        10:09
    • Lesson 04 Tools of the Trade

      01:17:00
      • 01 OS Utilities
        14:46
      • 02 OS Utilities ipconfig
        14:04
      • 03 Network Scanners
        10:47
      • 04 Protocol Analyzers
        10:51
      • 05 SNMP
        15:22
      • 06 Logs
        11:10
    • Lesson 05 Securing Individual Systems

      03:03:36Preview
      • 01 Denial of Service
        08:33
      • 02 Host Threats
        09:01
      • 03 Man in the Middle
        22:07
      • 04 System Resiliency
        11:17
      • 05 RAID
        11:19
      • 06 NAS and SAN
        15:59
      • 07 Physical Hardening
        07:26
      • 08 RFI, EMI and ESD
        03:13
      • 09 Host Hardening
        16:17
      • 10 Data and System Security
        04:22
      • 11 Disk Encryption
        06:42
      • 12 Hardware Firmware Security
        09:11
      • 13 Secure OS Types
        07:43
      • 14 Securing Peripherals
        11:03
      • 15 Malware
        10:11
      • 16 Analyzing Output
        14:54
      • 17 IDS and IPS
        04:29
      • 18 Automation Strategies
        04:57
      • 19 Data Destruction
        04:52
    • Lesson 06 The Basic LAN

      01:43:09Preview
      • 01 LAN Review
        08:00
      • 02 Network Topologies Review
        05:03
      • 03 Network Zone Review
        10:26
      • 04 Network Access Controls
        10:31
      • 05 The Network Firewall
        13:05
      • 06 Proxy Servers
        12:44
      • 07 Honeypots
        04:32
      • 08 Virtual Private Networks
        13:46
      • 09 IPSec
        11:55
      • 10 NIDS NIPS
        06:00
      • 11 SIEM
        07:07
    • Lesson 07 Beyond the Basic LAN

      03:35:56Preview
      • 01 Wireless Review
        09:43
      • 02 Living in Open Networks
        09:41
      • 03 Vulnerabilities with Wireless Access Points
        07:01
      • 04 Cracking WEP
        11:58
      • 05 Cracking WPA
        09:24
      • 06 Cracking WPS
        09:47
      • 07 Wireless Hardening
        14:03
      • 08 Wireless Access Points
        13:13
      • 09 Virtualization Basics
        07:15
      • 10 Virtual Security
        15:05
      • 11 Containers
        10:46
      • 12 IaaS
        09:32
      • 13 PaaS
        09:03
      • 14 SaaS
        02:39
      • 15 Deployment Models
        08:41
      • 16 Static Hosts
        07:30
      • 17 Mobile Connectivity
        12:03
      • 18 Deploying Mobile Devices
        05:25
      • 19 Mobile Enforcement
        12:32
      • 20 Mobile Device Management
        10:24
      • 21 Physical Controls
        08:44
      • 22 HVAC
        07:25
      • 23 Fire Suppression
        04:02
    • Lesson 08 Secure Protocols

      01:21:49Preview
      • 01 Secure Applications and Protocols
        10:55
      • 02 Network Models
        06:45
      • 03 Know Your Protocols TCP IP
        06:07
      • 04 Know Your Protocols Applications
        05:42
      • 05 Transport Layer Security
        12:04
      • 06 Internet Service Hardening
        06:43
      • 07 Protecting Your Servers
        06:12
      • 08 Secure Code Development
        10:17
      • 09 Secure Deployment Concepts
        12:04
      • 10 Code Quality and Testing
        05:00
    • Lesson 09 Testing Your Infrastructure

      01:05:07Preview
      • 01 Vulnerability Scanning Tools
        09:22
      • 02 Vulnerability Scanning Assessment
        04:43
      • 03 Social Engineering Principles
        02:14
      • 04 Social Engineering Attacks
        07:54
      • 05 Attacking Web Sites
        07:53
      • 06 Attacking Applications
        10:56
      • 07 Exploiting a Target
        11:17
      • 08 Vulnerability Impact
        10:48
    • Lesson 10 Dealing with Incidents

      36:03
      • 01 Incident Response
        06:34
      • 02 Digital Forensics
        11:36
      • 03 Contingency Planning
        10:10
      • 04 Backups
        07:43

Comptia Security+ Exam & Certification

CompTIA Security+ SY0-501 Certification Training in Doha, Qatar
  • How do I get certified in CompTIA Security+ 501 in Doha?

    If your goal is to become CompTIA Security+ SYO-501 certified, you must take and pass the SY0-501 exam. Our CompTIA Security Plus certification training in Doha  helps prepare students. The test comes with a 90-minute time limit and has 90 questions, and in order to successfully crack this exam, you must receive at least a 750 score.

    You can learn more about the certification exam by visiting the following link: https://certification.CompTIA.org/certifications/security

  • How do I unlock my certificate?

    Online Classroom:

    Upon enrolling in our CompTIA Security Plus certification training in Doha and attend one complete online classroom that’s a part of this CompTIA Security Plus certification course in Doha, the certificate will be unlocked.  

  • What are the prerequisites for the CompTIA Security+ certification in Doha?

    While there are no prerequisites to go for this certification, we recommend that you take the Network+ certification before the Security+ SYO-501 training and certification exam.

  • How long is the CompTIA Security+ Certification valid for in Doha?

    Once you pass your exam and earn your certification, your CompTIA Security+ certification in Doha is valid for three years.

  • Does the course fee include examination fees as well?

    Our CompTIA Security Plus certification training in Doha also includes the cost of the exam in most locations. Note that, the fee for the CompTIA Security Plus certification course in Doha and examination fee amount in Africa are separate from each other.

  • How long do I have to redeem my voucher from Simplilearn?

    The exam fee is included when enrolled in our CompTIA Security Plus certification training in Doha. You’ll have three months to procure the exam voucher after enrolling in our CompTIA Security Plus certification course in Doha. If the price for the exam gets higher before you register for the test, you will have to pay the difference to Simplilearn.

  • How do I schedule my exam?

    Once the CompTIA Security Plus certification training in Doha is finished, the next step is registering for the test. In case of any assistance, with registering for your exam once you’ve finished your CompTIA Security Plus certification training in Doha, you can submit a support request to Simplilearn or contact our sales consultant (inside sales manager).

  • What is the validity of my exam voucher?

    Test vouchers can be used up to one year after CompTIA Security Plus certification training in Doha enrollment. If you haven’t registered for the exam within one year of enrolling in our CompTIA Security Plus certification training in Doha, the voucher will need to be purchased separately.

  • Can I ask for a refund of my exam voucher cost once it’s issued to me?

    Once the exam voucher is issued to a learner, the cost of it cannot be refunded as we procure this from third party bodies. Simplilearn doesn’t own the voucher policies or cost.

  • How frequently does the exam fee change?

    The exam prices are governed by the certification body and can change. Any price changes are normally announced at the end of the calendar year. If you haven’t yet booked the exam and the price goes up, you will have to pay the difference in cost to Simplilearn.

  • What are the CompTIA Security+ Exam eligibility requirements?

    There are no prerequisites for CompTIA Security+, but it is recommended to have:

    • At least two years of experience as an IT administrator (with a focus on security)
    • A CompTIA Network+ credential before you take the CompTIA Security+ Exam

  • What are the CompTIA Security+ Exam Costs?

    • Emerging Market - USD 190
    • North America - USD 339
    • Great Britain - GBP 201
    • Japan - JPY 39,756
    • EURO - EURO 305
    • South Africa - ZAR 2,609
    • Australia - AUD 458

  • What is the passing score for the CompTIA Security+ exam?

    You must score at least 750 out of 900 to pass the exam which is 90 minutes long and is an MCQ-based questionnaire.

  • How many attempts do I have to pass the CompTIA Security+ Exam?

    If you fail your first attempt at the CompTIA Security+ Exam, there are no time constrictions before you attempt the exam a second time. If you also fail the second time, you will have to wait fourteen days from the last exam to retake it again. When you do pass the exam, you cannot re-take it without previous permission from CompTIA. Note that candidates must pay the exam fee every time they try to pass the CompTIA Security+ Exam.

  • How do I become a Security Specialist?

    You can become a Security Specialist by opting for security-oriented courses like CompTIA Security+ certification, which will help you understand the nitty-gritty of security and various tools and techniques.

Comptia Security+ Training Reviews

  • Chetan Pai

    Chetan Pai

    Head IT at Broadcom, Bangalore

    I appreciate the quality of learning material of Simplilearn. My experience in dealing with support team has been excellent. All-in-all, I feel Simplilearn is real value for money for professional IT education. Thank you Simplilearn!

  • Gurucharan Padki

    Gurucharan Padki

    IT Projects and Services Delivery Manager at Mercator Solutions FZE, Dubai

    The course was very informative for a newbie like me. It has wide coverage.

  • Lancelot Dsouza

    Lancelot Dsouza

    General Manager- IT & Projects at Cine Grand, Mumbai

    Simplilearn justifies their name “Learning Simplified” as they provide you with the right amount of study material with ample time and focused content so that you can understand the subject and can sail through the examination confidently. Their support team is also helpful even on Sundays. Thank you Simplilearn.

prevNext

Why Online Bootcamp

  • Develop skills for real career growthCutting-edge curriculum designed in guidance with industry and academia to develop job-ready skills
  • Learn from experts active in their field, not out-of-touch trainersLeading practitioners who bring current best practices and case studies to sessions that fit into your work schedule.
  • Learn by working on real-world problemsCapstone projects involving real world data sets with virtual labs for hands-on learning
  • Structured guidance ensuring learning never stops24x7 Learning support from mentors and a community of like-minded peers to resolve any conceptual doubts

Comptia Security+ Certification FAQs

  • What is the focus of this course?

    The CompTIA Security+ certification training in Doha will enable learners to gain knowledge and skills required to install and configure systems to secure applications, networks, and devices; perform threat analysis and respond with appropriate mitigation techniques; participate in risk mitigation activities; operate with an awareness of applicable policies, laws, and regulations. Upon successfully validating their skills by passing the certification exam learners will be able to perform these tasks to support the principles of confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

    CompTIA Security+ meets the ISO 17024 standard and is approved by U.S. Department of Defense to fulfill Directive 8570.01-M requirements. Once you obtain your Security+ you automatically have the CE designation required in the DoD Directive 8570.01 manual and going forward must comply with the CE program requirement of completing 50 CEUs in three years to maintain the credential. Security+ is also compliant with government regulations under the Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA).

    According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Security Specialists, Administrators and Managers earn over $86,000 per year.

  • What are the course objectives?

    • Comprehend Risk identification and mitigation
    • Provide operational, information, application and infrastructure level security
    • Secure the network to maintain availability, integrity and confidentiality of critical information
    • Operate within a set of rules, policies and regulations wherever applicable

  • Who should take this course?

    The course is ideal for professionals in the role of a

    • Systems Administrator
    • Network Administrator
    • Security Administrator
    • Junior IT Auditor/Penetration Tester

  • What payment options are available?

    You can enroll for the training online. Payments can be made using any of the following options and receipt of the same will be issued to the candidate automatically via email.

    • Visa debit/credit card
    • American express and Diners club card
    • Master Card, or
    • Through PayPal

  • Can I cancel my enrollment? Will I get a refund?

    Yes, you can cancel your enrollment. We provide you complete refund after deducting the administration fee. To know more please go through our Refund Policy.

  • How will I get my course completion certificate from Simplilearn?

    We offer course completion certificate after you successfully complete the training program.

  • Where and how can I access the e-learning content? Are there any limitations?

    Once you register with us for a course by paying the course fee, you can have 24/7 access to the e-learning content on our website. An automated course purchase confirmation mail from our side will guide you through the process.

  • I am not able to access the online course. Whom should I contact for a solution?

    Please raise a request via our Help and Support portal to have your issue resolved.

  • What comes after a CompTIA Security+ Certification in Doha?

    Achieving a CompTIA Security+ Certification in Doha offers you many career benefits. However, you shouldn’t stop upskilling yourself as the world of cybersecurity is quite dynamic. Here are some of the courses you can consider taking after becoming CompTIA Security+ certified:

  • What is CompTIA Security+ used for?

    CompTIA Security+ is primarily used for IT auditing and penetration testing, part of core security practices used to safeguard systems and sensitive information from cyber-attacks. Upon completion of this CompTia Security+ course, you’ll gain a detailed understanding of what exactly CompTia Security+ is used for.
     

  • Is the CompTIA Security+ course difficult to learn?

    This CompTIA Security+ course is easy to learn and can be pursued by beginners as well as experienced professionals.

  • Is a Security Specialist a good career option?

    A Security Specialist is definitely a good career option. Seeking the CompTia Security+ certification helps professionals to demonstrate knowledge, skills, qualities aligned with ISO 17024 Standard. With this certification, you can definitely earn a much higher salary than your peers. According to PayScale.com, the salary of security specialists ranges between $42,130 and $95,830, depending on the experience. Additionally, according to one of the blogs by the ISC(2) leadership team members, the gap in cybersecurity skills is likely to result in 3.5 million vacancies by 2021.

  • How do beginners learn CompTia Security+?

    As a beginner, you can consider opting for this comprehensive CompTia Security+ training that will help you gain foundational, vendor-neutral IT security knowledge and skills. 
     

  • Is CompTIA Security+ certification worth it?

    This CompTIA Security+ certification is definitely worth it as it will facilitate in gaining skills needed for installing and configuring systems to secure applications, networks, and devices; conduct threat analysis and address the issues with the right mitigation techniques; take part in risk mitigation activities, and operate with completed knowledge of applicable policies, and laws.
     

  • What are the job roles available after getting a CompTia Security+ certification?

    Upon completing this CompTia Security+ certification, you can work as:

    • Cyber Security Analyst
    • Systems Administrator
    • Network Administrator
    • Network Engineer
    • System Administrator
    • Systems Engineer
    • Information Technology (IT) Manager
       

  • What do Security Specialists do?

    With the help of this CompTia Security+ certification, you will be able to learn in detail about the key roles and responsibilities of security specialists like:

    • Conducting physical security and risk vulnerability inspections, evaluating and offering recommendations
    • Reviewing facilities designs regarding where sensitive materials are located
    • Evaluating existing security procedures
    • Applying appropriate security standards
    • Greeting guests and conduct proper sign-in procedures
    • Developing and executing physical security standards and procedures.
    • Training and supervising security personnel.
    • Assisting or leading security and/or safety awareness training for personnel.
    • Recommending actions to avoid conditions conducive to threats such as vandalism, terrorism, or theft.
    • Evaluating clearances for management and personnel according to the information and property they may access.
       

  • What skills should a Security Specialist know?

    A Security specialist must be proficient in the following skills:

    • Intrusion detection
    • Malware analysis and mitigation
    • Programming knowledge (C, C++, PHP, Java, Perl, and Shell)
    • Ability to think like a hacker
    • A well-rounded skillset
    • Risk analysis and mitigation
    • Cloud security
    • Security analysis

    This CompTIA Security+ certification will help you gain these skills and learn more about Security+.
     

  • What industries use CompTia Security+ most?

    Industries that use CompTia Security+ the most include:

    • Government services like Military and Homeland Security
    • Aerospace and Defense
    • Education Services
    • Construction
    • Architecture
    • Engineering
       

  • Which companies hire Security Specialists?

    Companies hiring for professionals with CompTIA Security+ certification include Apple, Lockheed Martin, General Motors, Capital One, Cisco, Intel, Northrop Grumman, and Boeing.
     

  • What book do you suggest reading for CompTia Security+?

    While pursuing this CompTia Security+ course, you can look into the following top books for reference:
    CompTIA Security+ Get Certified Get Ahead: SY0-601 Study Guide by Darril Gibson 
    Mike Meyers’ CompTia Security+ Certification Guide, 3rd Edition (Exam SY0-601) by Mike Meyers and Scott Jernigan

    • CompTIA Security+ Certification Guide: Master IT security essentials and exam topics for CompTIA Security+ SY0-601 certification by Ian Neil 
    • CompTIA Security+ All-in-One Exam Guide, Sixth Edition (Exam SY0-601) by Wm. Arthur Conklin, Greg White, et al.
    • CompTIA Security+ SY0-601 Exam Cram (6th Edition) by Diane Barrett and Martin M. Weiss
       

  • What is the pay scale of Security Specialists across the world?

    On average, professionals with CompTia Security+ certification earn an annual salary of $65947.

  • Disclaimer
  • PMP, PMI, PMBOK, CAPM, PgMP, PfMP, ACP, PBA, RMP, SP, and OPM3 are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.