Security+ Certification Training - Network Technology and Systems Administration (NTSA) Department

Arm Your Resume with Security+ Certification

CompTIA logo.Olympus Security Group requires Security+ for all of their consultants along with a growing number of companies and agencies. Get your career on the fast track with CompTIA's Security+ certification and establish your credibility as a Security professional.

Security+ certification is recognized around the world as the benchmark for foundation-level security professionals. Incorporating a comprehensive range of security knowledge areas, Security+ was developed with input from industry, government, academia and front-line practitioners, so you can be assured of its relevance.

Arm Your Workforce with Security+ Certification

Neither technologies nor policies alone offer effective protection against theft and destruction of intellectual property. So, what's your defense? Knowledge. All industries need a trained and effective IT workforce to combat hackers, attackers and security threats. Maintain the integrity of your organization's communications, infrastructure and operations. Certify your IT workforce today.

It's vitally important for our professional consultants to conform to industry standards. For that reason, we will require CompTIA Security+ certification for all of our consultants, as part of their MBOs.
- Jeff Recor, President, Olympus Security Group

Recommended Ohlone Courses, Length, Units, and Sequence
  Course Length Units
Recommended Prerequisites CNET-150 Nework Operating Systems 16 weeks 4
CNET-155A LAN Network Design 8 weeks 2
CNET-155B Router Configuration 8 weeks 2
Semester One CNET-170 Network Security 16 weeks 4

Review academic requirements in the Catalog and in the Curriculum Guides. All students are encouraged to meet with a counselor to review academic program requirements and/or have questions answered.

Development of the CompTIA Security+ Certification

The CompTIA Security+ certification exam was developed by leading industry experts from all sectors of the IT industry,including training and academia, consulting firms, government and other affiliated associations. The test questions were written by IT security professionals. A multilevel review process for all questions ensures that they are accurate as well as psychometrically sound.

For more information, contact Richard Grotegut, Program Coordinator, at rgrotegut@ohlone.edu.

Textbooks, Online Access Codes, Other Supplies and Resources

Most Ohlone College classes require the purchase of a textbook, and some classes require the purchase of online access codes (also known as keys) or other supplies. Most of these purchases are available at the Ohlone College Bookstore.

Students may go to the Ohlone College Bookstore website to find the textbook(s), access codes (keys), or supplies for their class(es). Students may be required to pay additional fees for access to online resources that are not available through the Ohlone College Bookstore. Please check with your instructor.

More at Textbooks: Information and Purchasing, including Online Orders, Newark Center Textbooks and Supplies, Book Buybacks, and Textbook Costs.