CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP+)

The CompTIA CASP+ certification is designed for IT professionals with advanced-level security skills and knowledge and expands on design, implementation, and solutions skills.

Course overview

CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP+)

The CompTIA CASP+ course is designed to give you the skills you need to meet the increasing demand for advanced IT security professionals to counter the rise of global security threats.

The course explores critical thinking and judgement across a broad spectrum of security disciplines and requires you to implement ingenious solutions in complex environments. 

This qualification is tailored for IT professionals with at least five years of experience.

What you'll learn

  • Topics
    Assessing & managing risk
    Virtualisation security
    Secure cloud computing
    Cryptography & PKI
    Storage & network security
    Authentication & authorization
    IT Governance & security compliance
    Mobile & embedded devices
    Industrial computing environments
    Emerging technologies & SecDevOps
    Monitoring & incident response
    Vulnerabilities & hardening
    Digital forensics
    Business continuity
How you'll be assessed

Your assessment will take 165 minutes to complete and feature 90 multiple-choice and performance-based questions.


Upon successfully passing the examination, you’ll receive your CompTIA CASP+ certification. This is a digital certificate.

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Course Guide

The key facts about your online training.



Study time

80 guided learning hours (Full-time: 1 - 2 months, Part-time: 3 - 4 months)


1 x 165 minute exam (included), 90 multiple choice and performance-based questions


Internet access and email


5 years experience in IT security or have followed the CompTIA certification pathway 

Ideal for

Cyber security/IS professional, information security analyst, security architect, cyber security risk manager or risk analyst



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    eBooks, video lessons, and practice exams
    Expert support and mentoring
    Interactive practice labs
    CV and LinkedIn support
    Monthly careers workshops
    Learning People Alumni membership
    TOTUM student card

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Be in control of your learning journey. Enjoy flexible and self-paced training that fits around your schedule. Learn when and where it suits you.

Our training is regularly updated to align with the latest technologies and trends, so you can be confident that you're equipped with the most up-to-date knowledge and skills.

Learn from the best in the field. Interact with our industry experts, ask your questions, and seek advice. We have the knowledge you need to succeed.

Globally recognised certifications that hold real value in your chosen industry. We’ll create a unique pathway, so you’re equipped with the certifications you need for the job you want.

Why learn to become a CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner?

Earning the globally recognised CASP+ certification validates your skills as a cyber security professional and unlocks a new pathway for your career. By developing advanced-level security skills you will enjoy a higher earning potential and industry recognition for your expertise.

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Salary projection

Average Salary after completing


You can earn an average of £65,518.00 a year

Information Security Officer
Average salary you can earn
Information Security Consultant

You can earn an average of £65,518.00 a year

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