The CompTIA® Security ® (Exam SY0-301) course is designed to help you prepare for the SY0-301 exam, in which you will implement and monitor security on networks, applications, and operating systems, and respond to security breaches. Attending this course and using this student guide will help you prepare for certification. You should also refer to the exam objectives to see how they map to the course content.
It is strongly recommended that delegates undertake further post-course self-study before attempting the associated exam.
This course is targeted toward the information technology (IT) professional who has networking and administrative skills in Windows®-based Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) networks and familiarity with other operating systems, such as Mac OS® X, Unix, or Linux, and who wants to further a career in IT by acquiring a foundational knowledge of security topics; prepare for the CompTIA Security Certification examination; or use Security as the foundation for advanced security certifications or career roles.