CompTIA PenTest+ Bootcamp | Course Outline | ATG Learning

Course Outline

CompTIA PenTest+ Bootcamp

CT115 | Day | 5 Days

CompTIA PenTest+ is the primary course you will need to take if your job responsibilities include penetration testing, vulnerability assessments and management within your organization. You can also take this course to prepare for the CompTIA PenTest+ certification examination. In this course, you will build on your knowledge of vulnerability identification, penetration testing tools, reporting and communication of mitigation strategies.

This primary goal of this course is to help each student pass the exam required to earn the PenTest+ certification. To do this, your knowledgeable instructor will blend hands-on labs with lecture and practice exams to prepare you to pass the certification exam. The practice exams identify knowledge gaps that the instructor will fill with customized, hands-on labs and tailored lectures. Our on-site testing center allows you to take the exam when you are ready.

To learn more about the course objectives and opportunities in the industry for PenTest+ certified professionals, view our PenTest+ Certification Info Session.

Click here to find your place on the CompTIA pathway.

Upcoming Dates:

  • Oct 25, 2020 - Oct 29, 2020
  • Nov 15, 2020 - Nov 19, 2020
  • Nov 16, 2020 - Nov 20, 2020
  • Dec 13, 2020 - Dec 17, 2020
  • Dec 14, 2020 - Dec 18, 2020

Who should take 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. Target students who also need to offer practical recommendations for action to properly protect information systems and their contents will derive those skills from this course.

This course is also designed for individuals who are preparing to take the CompTIA PenTest+ certification exam PT0-001, or who plan to use PenTest+ as the foundation for more advanced security certifications or career roles. Individuals seeking this certification should have three to four years of hands-on experience performing penetration tests, vulnerability assessments, and vulnerability management.

Course Objectives

After completing this course, students will be able to:

Course Outline

Lesson 1: Planning and Scoping Penetration Tests

Lesson 2: Conducting Passive Reconnaissance

Lesson 3: Performing Non-Technical Tests

Lesson 4: Conducting Active Reconnaissance

Lesson 5: Analyzing Vulnerabilities

Lesson 6: Penetrating Networks

Lesson 7: Exploiting Host-Based Vulnerabilities

Lesson 8: Testing Applications

Lesson 9: Completing Post-Exploit Tasks

Lesson 10: Analyzing and Reporting Pen Test Results