The world continues to change and with this change the threats and vulnerabilities for business, government and individuals rise. The CompTIA PenTest+ Prep Course prepares intermediate IT professionals to execute red team skills. Red team skills allow the IT professional to test the vulnerability of devices in various environments, including the cloud, mobile and servers. The PenTest+ course provides IT professionals with the skills that they need to identify risks to protect the company.
Businesses and organizations looking to provide ethical training for their Red or Purple IT team members should select the PenTest+ Training as the course and exam are designed to teach management skills that are used to plan, scope, and manage weaknesses/vulnerabilities, not just exploit them.
Throughout the training, professionals will acquire the skills to; Plan and scope an assessment, understand legal and compliance requirements, perform vulnerability scanning and penetration testing, analyze data, effectively report, and communicate the results of the penetration testing.
As an Authorized Delivery Partner, TechnoEdge Learning maintains the highest and most up-to-date curriculum, utilizing CompTIA’s developed on-demand course to assist and prepare candidates for the CompTIA PenTest+ exam. The training and exam provide vendor-neutral performance-based questions, ensuring that professionals who hold this certification are able to do more than just answer multiple-choice questions. Successful candidates will be able to transfer their skills to real-life scenarios, which is one reason that holding the CompTIA PenTest+ certification is so highly regarded in the Cybersecurity Industry.
CompTIA PenTest+ Certification Course Outline
- Plan and scope penetration tests
- Conduct passive reconnaissance
- Perform non-technical tests to gather information
- Conduct active reconnaissance
- Analyze vulnerabilities
- Penetrate networks
- Exploit host-based vulnerabilities
- Test applications
- Complete post-exploit tasks
- Analyze and report penetration test results
Who Should Take This Course
CompTIA recommends that exam candidates have Network+, Security+ or equivalent knowledge. Minimum of 3-4 years of hands-on information security or related experience. The CompTIA PenTest+ certification is for anyone looking to upskill from entry-level cybersecurity to the intermediate level. The exam is directly aligned with the following job roles:
- Penetration Tester
- Vulnerability Tester
- Security Analyst (II)
- Vulnerability Assessment Analyst
- Network Security Operations
- Application Security Vulnerability