CySA+ Training Course

As hackers have learned to evade traditional signature-based solutions in our ever-growing digital world, such as firewalls, an analytics-based approach within the IT security industry is increasingly important for most organizations. Assessing and managing risks/threats towards enterprises is the main focus of the CySa+ training, and professionals who are specialized in assessing new types of threats and knowing how to properly respond to them are needed now more than ever.

CySA+ is an intermediate-level certification focused on security analysis. Intended for those who want to follow a career-path in analytics, the CySA+ course will develop one’s knowledge and skill set in managing network security.

Prerequisite Certifications

  • A+
  • Network+
  • Security+

Learning Objectives

  • Understanding threat management
  • Understanding vulnerability management
  • Understanding cyber incident response
  • Understanding security architecture & tool sets

Career Paths or Job Roles

  • Network Administration
  • Security Administration
  • Network Auditing
  • IT Security Analyst
  • Vulnerability Analyst
  • Security Operations Center (SOC) Analyst
  • Cybersecurity Analyst/Specialist
  • Security Engineer
  • Threat Intelligence Analyst


Certification Information

In order to obtain the CySA+ certification, you must pass a 165 minute exam with a minimum score of 750 (on a scale of 100-900). This certification expires three years from the date of the examination and must be renewed before the expiration date in order to stay valid. Successful candidates will have the knowledge and skills to configure and use threat detection tools, perform data analysis and interpret the results to identify vulnerabilities, threats and risks to an organization, with the end goal of securing and protecting applications and systems within an organization upon completion of this certification.

Work Experience

CompTIA recommends candidates complete Network+, Security+ or 3-4 years of hands-on information security or related experience before taking CySA+.

Beyond CySA+

CompTIA identifies CASP+ as a logical next step in a cybersecurity career pathway. CASP+ is an ideal next step if you wish to remain immersed in technology as you progress in your career.

CySA+ is compliant with ISO 17024 standards and approved by the US DoD to meet directive 8140/8570.01-M requirements. It is compliant with government regulations under the Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA).

Training Dates

Cybersecurity Training Center offers flexible training dates to fit your schedule. You can contact us through email, chat, or by phone to set up a date and time to attend the lessons and take your examination.

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