Become a Security Specialist

Strategically secure the networks and computer systems that you look after. Identify threats and potential holes in security systems and work to fix them preemptively. Define standards, upgrade hardware, secure data. In an age where nobody deletes files but everyone demands maximum protection, security specialists are necessary for keeping our digital world running smoothly.

  • 6-month long course
  • 304 lessons
  • 6 hours a week
  • 152 hours of instruction

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Mission Forecast for Security Specialists

Average salary for Security Specialists - Glassdoor
4/5 Stars
Security Specialists are often satisfied with their job
+33% Job growth
“Much faster than average growth” - U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Landing Zone

Security Specialists are in-demand and must be well trained. As technology becomes more advanced and valuable, the incentive to try and break into it also increases. This increase calls for Security Specialists in great numbers to outwit and keep any malicious actors out of your company’s data. Security Specialists will see one of the largest growths in the next 10 years, a growth of 33% up to 2030.

Mission Objective (Who’s Hiring Right Now)

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Security Specialist Overview

Companies often outsource their security to larger companies, but many big companies have a security department of their own. Finding your place as a Security Specialist will not be difficult, as job opportunities continue to grow.

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  • + 6-month long course
  • + 6 hours per week, go at your own pace
  • + 304 on-demand lessons
  • + 152 hours of learning materials
  • + Receive a certificate confirming your training
  • + Participate in real-life Virtual Lab projects
  • Setup and maintain a security system.
  • Manage employee login information and in-building access.
  • Field security questions and ensure security.
  • Train employees how to properly secure their data.
  • Identify holes in current systems and analyze how to fix them.
  • Protect networks and maintain them.

Prepare for Liftoff

CompTIA NET+ Cert 007 Update

The CompTIA Network+ certification is a globally recognized validation of the technical knowledge required of entry-level IT network administrators.

About the Course

This certification is a mid-level certification for network technicians. The purpose of this exam is to assess a network technician's knowledge of network architecture, installation, configuration, and troubleshooting.

Divided into five chapters, this course is filled with demonstration videos, lesson discussions and presentations, and practical insights about the five domains of the CompTIA NET+ Cert 007 Update.

Who is this course for?

This course is beneficial to learners who aim to prepare and pass the CompTIA Net+ Certification and the N10-006: CompTIA Net+ Certification. These course learners are the ones holding designations in the IT field including junior network administrator, IS consultant, network field engineer, junior system engineer, computer technician, help desk technician, system engineer, and network analyst.

Course Prerequisites and Skills to be developed

This course is an update to the previous CompTIA Net+ body of knowledge, focusing on the N10-007 Exam's changes. Before taking on this course, learners should review or familiarize themselves with the previous 17-part course.

Furthermore, course takers are assumed to be adept at a CompTIA A+ certification or equivalent knowledge and at least have nine up to twelve months of work experience in IT networking.

 In terms of target skills, learners are expected to demonstrate the following technical skills upon completion of this course:

  • Troubleshoot, configure and manage common network devices
  • Establish basic network connectivity
  • Understand and maintain network documentation
  • Identify network limitations and weaknesses
  • Implement network security, standards, and protocols

CompTIA NET+ Cert 007 Update Overview

The course takes on the CompTIA NET+ Cert 007 Update which consists of five basic domains, with each domain presented in each chapter of the course. The following are the specifics of the scope and coverage under each domain.

Part One: Network Concepts – the networking concepts domain is introduced at the beginning of the entire course. The OSI Reference Model, protocols, changes in routing and switching, cloud concepts and purposes, and the function of network services will all be discussed.

Part Two: Infrastructure – this section covers the infrastructure domain. This includes deploying cabling solutions, replacement and use of network devices, and the implementation of virtualization and network storage.

Part Three: Network Operations – this segment deals with the network operations domain. This lesson introduces learners to preparing documentation, diagrams, business continuity, scanning, monitoring, and patches along with best practices and policies.

Part Four: Network Security – Delving into the network security domain, this section lays down a number of the modifications as it relates to physical security devices, authentication, access control, wireless security alongside common network attacks.

Part Five: Network Troubleshooting – the last installment of the course is dedicated to the network troubleshooting domain in which course takers will be kept abreast with some of the changes as it relates to using tools, hardware and software to fix problems, troubleshoot wired and wireless connectivity as well as common service-related issues.

December 06, 2021 | Amy Williams
Security Specialist

Mission Control

  • Stay focused with a mentor’s help and support
  • Build a real portfolio with Virtual Lab Projects
  • Compete with classmates in a virtual classroom
  • Measure your progress with the Activity Tracking Log
  • Make sure you get the job with resume help and interview assistance

In Collaboration with

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Chart Your Trajectory (304 videos 73 hours)

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Certificate of Completion

  • Receive a certificate recognized by prevalent companies confirming your training
  • Complete real projects in Virtual Labs
  • Go at your own pace, learn your way
  • Access course videos and materials 24 hours a day
  • Take practical quizzes to keep you up to speed
  • Classes created and mentored by industry leaders
CompTIA certifications help prove your skills and attract the attention of companies leading the industry.

Grow into a Security Specialist

Help push the tech industry in a way that only security specialists can. Learn the ins and outs of tech, how to properly maintain web services and prevent attacks. Use some of the leading tools to help create programs to fight off hacks and security leaks.

Program Forecast

  • 6 months long, 6 hours per week
  • 304 lessons in 152 hours
  • Learn at your own pace

Virtual Lab

  • Real Projects
  • Create a working portfolio
  • Receive expert feedback and mentoring

Career Services

  • Interview preparation
  • Resumé assistance
  • Help with LinkedIn networking

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Launch Stages

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Join the next generation of learners with RemoteMode. We use the latest technologies and most effective tools to get you up to speed quickly and in the working world as fast as possible. We use a mixture of video tutorials/lectures and active quizzes to ensure that what you’ve learned really sets in. We give you access to an automated Dashboard, an Activity Tracking Log that updates your progress and your classmates’ progress, and a personal career advisor that helps direct where you can use your new certifications.

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Put your new skills to use with Virtual Lab projects. Work with industry experts and create your own work portfolio on real projects. Virtual Lab allows you to get practical experience under the supervision of people that not only know what they’re doing but are leading the way in their respective industries. Access Master Classes, Labs, and an Online Professional Community that will all work to refine your skills.

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Enter into your new industry with confidence after using our resumé services and interview assistance. Career consultants and interview coaches are available to you after receiving your certificate to help you get your dream job.