Course Overview

Key Features

  • 30+ hours of self-paced videos
  • Covers 6 domains required to become an IT security professional
  • Includes 2 practice tests

Training Options

Self-Paced Learning

$ 399

  • Lifetime access to high-quality self-paced e-learning content curated by industry experts
  • 24x7 learner assistance and support

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

Exam & Certification

  • What are the prerequisites for the certification?

    There are no specific prerequisites to take up this certification but it is recommended that individuals take the Network+ certification before taking the Security+ SYO-401 exam.

  • How do I become a CompTIA Security+ SYO-401 certified?

    Candidates who want to be CompTIA Security+ SYO-401 certified must pass the SY0-401 exam. The exam consists of: 
    -Maximum of 100 questions 
    -Duration of 90 minutes 
    -Minimum passing score of 720

  • What do I need to do to unlock my certificate?

    1. Complete 85% of the course.
    2. Complete 1 simulation test with a minimum score of 60%.


  • Burnetta Wood

    Burnetta Wood

    IT Consultant

    Very good presentation. Clear and concise.

  • Alexandria Johnston

    Alexandria Johnston

    Simplilearn’s training has a carefully planned material. It helped me overcome the exam fears and gave me the confidence to clear the exam.

  • Emilia Ray

    Emilia Ray

    The course gave a good amount of knowledge on CompTIA Security concepts and was crisp. I am happy to have invested my time on this course.

  • Alayna Andrews

    Alayna Andrews

    I vouch for Simplilearn’s training for its detailed and high quality course content. Thank you for your awesome training and I have already recommended it to my colleagues.

  • Chetan Kamra

    Chetan Kamra

    Vice President - Information Security, Risk & Compliance at Citi

    Thanks. I cleared my Security+ Exam with the help of this course.


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


  • What does the course cover?

    The course provides a broad overview on network security; compliance & operational security; threats and vulnerabilities; application, data and host security; access control and identity management; cryptography.

  • Tell me more about CompTIA. How well is it recognized?

    The Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) is a non-profit association offering a wide range of professional certifications for the IT industry. The organization’s motto is “Advancing the Global IT Industry” and their certifications are highly acclaimed in the IT industry with potential employers from Fortune 500 companies looking for professionals with CompTIA credentials.

  • How can I enroll for this course?

    You can enroll for the training online. Payments can be made using any of the following options. You will be emailed a receipt after the payment is made.
    ·      Visa Credit or Debit Card
    ·      MasterCard
    ·      American Express
    ·      Diner’s Club
    ·      PayPal

  • What features come with this training?

    You will have access to the online e-learning and practice tests along with the training. You will receive access to e-learning content for all learning units as well as access to exclusive forums moderated by faculty and industry experts.

  • If I need to cancel my enrollment, can I get a refund?

    Yes, you can cancel your enrollment if necessary. We will refund the course price after deducting an administration fee. To learn more, please read 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 for this course, you will have 24/7 access to the e-learning content on our website. An automated course purchase confirmation will guide you through the process.

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

    Contact us using the form on the right of any page on the Simplilearn website, select the Live Chat link or contact Help & Support. 

  • Do you provide money back guarantee for the training programs?

    Yes. We do offer a money-back guarantee for many of our training programs. Refer to our Refund Policy and submit refund requests via our Help and Support portal.

  • What kind of job roles would an IT technician hold after completing the certification?

    Ideal roles for CompTIA Security+ certified professionals would be security engineer, security consultant, network administrator and other relevant IT security job profiles.

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

    Once you register for this course, you will have 24/7 access to the e-learning content on our website. An automated course purchase confirmation will guide you through the process.

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