Security+ Certification Boot Camp at RCBI

  • A Specialized Training Program for Adults

The Robert C. Byrd Institute (RCBI) and Marshall University will present a Certification Boot Camp to prepare individuals for the CompTIA Security+ certification examination.

Scheduled Aug. 6 – 10 from 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. daily at RCBI Huntington (1050 Fourth Avenue), the sessions cover everything needed to take and pass the CompTIA Security+ certification exam.

The registration fee is $75 for each individual and includes a textbook, “CompTIA Security+ All-in-One Exam Guide, Fifth Edition (Exam SY0-501) 5th Edition.” The fee does not cover the certification test.

Presented by an experienced professional who is CompTIA Security+ certified, the Boot Camp will be led by Bill Gardner, assistant professor in the Digital Forensics and Information Assurance Program at Marshall University. The Boot Camp will present an overview of the topics covered in the CompTIA Security+ certification examination and how to register for the exam itself.

An active member of the information security community, Gardner has spoken at several information security conferences including AIDE, Derbycon, Shmoocon, BSides-Cincy, BSidesCleveland, and BSidesAsheville. In addition, Gardner is a co-author of “Building an Information Security Awareness Program: Defending Against Social Engineering and Technical Threats,” and “Google Hacking For Penetration Testers.”