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CompTIA® Security+

Course number : 2040007   ID : 16312    Section Number : 31N
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Course Prerequisites: Students interested in taking this class must have a CompTIA Network+ certification or a minimum of two years on-the-job work experience in information security. Please send a copy of the certification or details of your work experience to and a staff member will confirm receipt. You will be dropped from the class if you register without submitting proof of the prerequisites.

Instructional Mode: Learn@Home and On Campus (Hybrid – Instructor-led)

Course Description: CompTIA® Security+ is a vendor-neutral certification that validates the competency of security professionals working in the IT industry. The Security+ certification confirms a technician's critical knowledge of communication security, infrastructure security, cryptography, operational security, and general security concepts. 

Included with Tuition: The course, textbook, CertMaster Practice, and industry certification exam. No other certification exams can be substituted in this program. Note: The textbook ($51) and CertMaster Practice ($69) are assigned to students on or by the first day of class and are non-refundable once assigned.

What is Expected: You must attend 75% of all scheduled class hours, in addition to completing any other requirements set by the instructor, and sit for the Industry Credential exam. You will have 60 calendar days from the end of the in-class program to sit for the exam.

This program cannot be combined with any other discounts/promotions.

Class Details

8 Sessions
Days of the Week :Multiple Days of the Week :
  Weekly - Mon.  

Location : Multiple Location : 
  NOVA Annandale Campus
  NOVA Workforce Online Class.

Instructor : David Campbell, A+, Network+, Security+, MCITP 

CEUs : 3.2



Please read:  Learn@Home & On Campus (Hybrid - Instructor-led): This class has multiple schedules and locations. Class meets on campus, on the days, times, and location listed on the class schedule. Please complete the required NOVA COVID-19 Training before coming to campus. Social distancing will be observed as per the CDC guidelines. You are required to wear a face covering or mask while on campus. See COVID-19 Face Covering Policy for more details. Please stay home if you feel ill.

The class also meets online in real-time via Zoom on the days and times listed on the class schedule as NOVA Workforce Online Class. Your instructor will facilitate live online lectures and discussions. Reliable internet access and a Zoom-capable device are required. See Zoom Class Requirements for more details.

Note: Should local conditions change requiring restrictions related to COVID-19, the class will switch to fully-remote delivery or put on pause.

This class requires the use of classroom computers. You must use your myNOVA account to log on to computers.

I am enrolling in this class as part of the New Economy Workforce Credential Grant Program (WCG). As a condition to receiving a grant, I agree to the following terms and conditions as specified on this site: WCG Release Form.



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Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s) Instructional Method
1/25/2021 Mon 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Annandale, NOVA Annandale Campus  Map David Campbell, A+, Network+, Security+, MCITP  Lecture
2/1/2021 - 3/15/2021 Weekly - Mon 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM VIRTUAL-ONLINE, NOVA Workforce Online Class  Map David Campbell, A+, Network+, Security+, MCITP  Lecture

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