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CompTIA Security+

Computing Adults part-time HE


CompTIA Security+

Our industry experienced teaching staff will provide you with a comprehensive instructor led, classroom-based delivery. 

 This course will showcase the ever-evolving cybersecurity landscape through practical exercises, demonstration and theory. You will be receiving training aligned to the CompTIA Security+ SY0-601 exam objectives and best practices within the IT industry.

Available Courses
Bedford College
Starts: 01/02/2022
Type: Part Time
Day(s): Tuesday
Time(s): 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Length: 16 weeks
Fees: £350.00
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Course information

Entry requirements


CompTIA A+  

Cisco IT Essentials  


Experience of working in an IT Environment 

Course content

Course Modules include;

  • Threats, Attacks and Vulnerabilities  
  • Architecture and Design  
  • Implementation  
  • Operations and Incident Response  
  • Governance, Risk, and Compliance 
  • Physical and Virtual Security 
  • Networking & Cloud 
  • Authentication Methods 
  • Cybersecurity Resilience 
  • Cryptography 
  • Security Protocols 
Assessment methods

This course will be assessed by:

  • A weekly chapter summative exam 
  • An optional CompTIA Security+ Exam 

You will gain: 

  • CompTIA Security+ (601) Certification  
Further study and career options

Course progression: 

Cisco CCNA  

 Career progression: 

Help Desk Manager/Analyst 

Network Engineer 

Cloud Engineer 

IT Auditor 

Security Officer 

Information Security Manager 

IT Project Manager 

DevOps/Software Developer 

Cybersecurity Analyst 

Security Engineer 

Security Architect 

Additional information

There will be a fee of approx £73 for the CompTIA Security+ Exam.


Funding Information

Pay by instalments

The College offers an instalment plan for Further Education and Higher Education courses to students where the total amount payable at the point of enrolment is £200 or more. Within the scheme there is an ability to pay up to 6 instalments, depending on the length of the courses and the final payment must be paid at least a month before the end of the course.

Additional Learning Support

If you have a specific learning difficulty or disability, are deaf or hearing impaired, our Additional Learning Support team are on hand to give you assistance whenever you need it.

Autism & Asperger’s Syndrome Support

We are committed to developing the provision for students on the autistic spectrum, including Asperger’s Syndrome.


We have access arrangements in place to help students with disabilities or any other particular needs. Call us on 01234 291000 or 01536 413123 for more information.

Additional formats

Course information sheets are also available in large print and audio formats. Call us on 01234 291000 or 01536 413123 to order your copy.