Personal Learning Account

Are you aged over 19 and earning under £26,000? Or, has your employment been negatively impacted by Covid-19? Then this course could be available for free through the Personal Learning Account.

How to apply: To apply through the Personal Learning Account, visit this information page.

Is this course right for me?

CompTIA is the world's largest vendor-neutral IT certification body. The CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP+) qualification is a stand-alone qualification that validates advanced-level IT security skills and knowledge for advanced practitioners of cybersecurity. CASP+ certifies critical thinking and judgement across a broad spectrum of security disciplines and allows IT security professionals to conceptualise, design, and engineer secure solutions across complex enterprise environments.

Entry requirements:

The CASP+ qualification is recommended for you if you are an IT professional with at least five years’ hands-on experience in technical security, with ten years’ overall experience in IT administration.

Delivery:

Online Learning

Assessment:

The course includes exams which are invigilated online and you need to have access to an internet enabled device with a microphone and a webcam.

Progression:

Once you have completed this course, we recommend you to look at the EC Council (CEH) Course

Additional campus/course information:

  • Remote Learning

    The course includes:

    • The History of Cryptography
    • Cryptographic Services
    • Symmetric Encryption
    • Asymmetric Encryption
    • Hybrid Encryption
    • Hashing
    • Digital Signatures
    • Public Key Infrastructure
    • Implementation of Cryptographic Solutions
    • Cryptographic Attacks
    • Advanced Network Design
    • TCP/IP
    • Secure Communication Solutions
    • Secure Facility Solutions and Network Infrastructure Design
    • Enterprise Security
    • Cloud Computing
    • Virtualization
    • Virtual LANs
    • Virtual Networking and Security Components
    • Enterprise Storage
    • Firewalls and Network Access Control Lists
    • Trusted Operating System
    • Endpoint Security Software
    • Anti-malware
    • Host Hardening
    • Asset Management
    • Data Exfiltration
    • Intrusion Detection and Prevention
    • Network Management, Monitoring, and Security Tools
    • Application Security Testing
    • Specific Application Issues
    • Application Sandboxing and Application Security Framework
    • Secure Coding Standards
    • Application Exploits