Full course description
Enroll Anytime, Anywhere! BPCC OnDemand provides the convenience of independent study that allows you to move through the course at your own pace.
Course Outline - This course has 16 modules that contain recorded lectures, PowerPoint slides, quizzes, and activities to further enhance your learning.
Description - This course is designed to help participants pass CompTIA’s Security+ SY0-401 exam. The Security+ course provides participants with a foundation in network security fundamentals. The course focuses on how to develop effective security strategies, including basic principles of encryption. Participants will learn about system security, network infrastructure, access control, assessments & audits, cryptography, and organizational security.
Voucher - A CompTIA voucher is NOT included in this course but participants will receive a coupon for lower academic rates.
Objectives – As a result of this course participants should have an understanding of the meaning, function, and purpose of the following:
- Recognize the basics of system security;
- Identify network infrastructure;
- Recognize the fundamentals of access control;
- Conduct assessments and audits of systems;
- Implement basic cryptography skills; and
- Implement basic organizational security skills.
Instructor - Chris Rondeau the director of the Security Program for Bossier Parish Community College. Mr. Rondeau has a Masters in Educational Technology from Northwestern State University and is certified in CompTIA A+, Network+, Security+, and Project+ also holds all six CNSS certifications. Mr. Rondeau has earned an Adobe Certified Associates. Most recently he has working on forensics training and has received his ACE certification from Access Data.
***Please note that the SY0-401 CompTIA exam expires 07/2018. If you plan to take the exam prior to that date you may enroll in this course. The new SY0-501 BPCC OnDemand course will be available by Spring 2018.