What does this CASP+ training course provide that other offerings do not?
Infosec’s award-winning CASP+ training boot camp is a five-day, CompTIA authorized training course designed to help you “learn by doing” so that you can pass the CASP+ exam the first time you take it. Our students can boast a 94% exam pass rate — the highest in the industry!
How does the CASP+ compare to the CISSP?
While these certifications are very similar in their qualifications, there are a number of reasons that security professionals might choose the CASP+ over the CISSP. The CASP+ exam has a tighter focus than the CISSP, with fewer continuing education requirements, and a lower annual fee.
What are the pre-requirements for the CASP certification?
Experience is a mandatory requirement for candidates seeking the CASP+ certification. They must have ten years of professional working experience in IT administration, with at least five of those years specifically focused on hands-on technical security. Click here to learn more about the CASP+ requirements.
How does the CASP+ examination process work?
There are a maximum of 90 questions on the CASP+ exam. The style of questions ranges from multiple choice, fill in the blank, multiple response, drag and drop, exhibits, and performance-based questions. The CASP+ is graded on a pass/fail scoring system, and candidates have 165 minutes (two hours and forty-five minutes) to complete the test.
Is the live online Flex Pro CASP+ boot camp as effective and informative as an in-person training session?
Yes! Flex Pro participants of our CASP+ training boot camps have access to every resource that in-person participants have, including one-on-one feedback from course instructors. Flex Pro participants also have our Exam Pass Guarantee, so they can study with peace of mind!
What material is covered on the CASP+ exam?
The CASP+ exam material covers five domains. These are: Enterprise Security (30%), Risk Management and Incident Response (20%), Research and Analysis (18%), Integration of Computing, Communications, and Business Disciplines (16%), and Technical Integration of Enterprise Components (16%). CompTIA has provided an Exam Objectives guide, which can be accessed by clicking here.
How long is the CASP+ certification valid after you pass the test? What are the renewal requirements?
The CASP+ is valid for a three-year time period, during which holders must complete 75 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) in order to renew their active status after the 3 years expires. There are a number of ways for students to earn CEUs, several of which you can read about by clicking here.
Is a CASP+ exam voucher included with the purchase of this course?
Yes! All students who enroll in our training boot camps are provided with exam vouchers.
What are some tips for preparing for the CASP+?
Your best bet for successfully earning the CASP+ certification is to enroll in a training boot camp like the one offered here! With a 94% exam pass rate, Infosec provides the best training in the industry! Other tips include reading CompTIA’s authorized CASP+ study guide, taking practice tests online, or visiting a tech exam forum to see what advice experienced CASP+ holders have for the exam process. Click here for other resources.
What’s the job outlook for CASP+ certified professionals?
Earning the CASP+ opens up job opportunities for upper-level or even senior positions within the IT Industry, and is even approved by the US Department of Defense under Directive 8570.01-M — meaning holders can seek government-employment. Common CASP+ job titles include: Cyber Security Analyst, Security Engineer, Network Engineer, and more. Click here for more information about the job outlook for CASP+ certified professionals.
What is the average salary for CASP+?
CASP+ salaries vary by work experience, location, and job title. But in general, male CASP+ professionals (87% of the market) earn between $60,000 and 98,000 annually, while female CASP+ holders (13% of the market) earn between $59,000 and $109,000 annually. Click here for more detailed salary data.