This CompTIA® PenTest+ course will prepare you to pass the new CompTIA PenTest+ PT0-001 certification exam. It will also introduce you to the general concepts and methodologies related to penetration testing. Reinforce these concepts as you work your way through a simulated pen test for a fictitious company.
Key Features of this CompTIA PenTest+ Training:
You Will Learn How To:
Important Instructor-Led CompTIA PenTest+ Course Information
To ensure your success in this course, you should have:
You can obtain this level of skills and knowledge by taking Course 446, CompTIA Security+ Certification Training.
Individuals seeking the CompTIA PenTest+ certification should also have three to four years of hands-on experience performing penetration tests, vulnerability assessments, and vulnerability management.
PenTest+ Instructor-Led Course Outline
Lesson 1: Introduction to Penetration Testing Concepts
Lesson 2: Conducting Passive Reconnaissance
Lesson 3: Performing Non-Technical Tests
Lesson 4: Conducting Active Reconnaissance
Lesson 5: Analysing Vulnerabilities
Lesson 6: Penetrating Networks
Who should attend this course?
This course is designed for IT professionals who want to develop penetration testing skills to enable them to identify information system vulnerabilities and effective remediation techniques for those vulnerabilities. In particular, students who also need practical recommendations for action to properly protect information systems and their contents. This course is also designed for individuals who are preparing to take the CompTIA PenTest+ certification exam PT0-001, or who plan to use the PenTest+ as the foundation for more advanced security certifications or career roles.
How does this course differ from other Penetration Testing courses?
PenTest+ training includes management skills used to plan, scope, and manage weaknesses, not just exploit them. CompTIA PenTest+ testing assesses the most up-to-date penetration testing, and vulnerability assessment and management skills necessary to determine the resiliency of the network against attacks. Successful exam candidates will have the intermediate skills required to customise assessment frameworks to effectively collaborate on and report findings. The exam candidates will also have the best practises to communicate recommended strategies to improve the overall state of IT security.