Security Support Specialist - CompTIA Security+

Program Type: Fully Online
Program Level: Continuing Education
Department: Continuing Education
Institute: Science & Technology
College: NLC

What is the Security Support Specialist - CompTIA Security+ program?

Prepare for the CompTIA Security+ SY0-501 & SY0-601 certification. CompTIA certifications are the recognized industry standards for foundation-level information technology (IT) skills. Security+ provides a global benchmark for best practices in IT network and operational security, one of the fastest-growing fields in IT. (Exam Voucher Included)


  • CompTIA Security+ - ITSY 2000




Program Information

Time Commitment

80 Contact Hours

4 Week Training


CompTIA Security+ SY0-501 & SY0-601

Career Outlook

Learn more at the Alamo Colleges Career Coach website

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Program Requirements

Students should have foundational knowledge & experience or complete the CompTIA Fundamentals certification prior to participating in A+

Possess proficiency in English (reading, writing, and speaking skills)

You are at least eighteen (18) years of age

Some High School

Must have access to computer/tablet and internet; Headphones or speakers connected to your computer to listen to video tutorials

Any webcam

A microphone connected to your computer

Authority to install software on your computer

A web browser with Adobe Flash Player installed (IE8+ or Firefox; Chrome must have user-enabled Flash)

A reliable Internet connection of at least 1 Mbps to view video tutorials Minimum specification of 128 MB (256 MB recommended) RAM and a minimum of a 500MHz Processor



Effective Sept 1, 2022 - Dec 31, 2022

Financial Aid Resources

Contact Information

CE Tier 2

Phone: 210-212-5266 (Option 4)
Campus: District Support Office

CE Specialist 

Vanessa Bailey

Campus: District Support Office

CE Specialist

Vanessa Barrera

Campus: District Support Office

Additional Information

For assistance with program information or registration, email us at and our CE staff will get back to you. Thank you.