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CompTIA Security+ Silver Exam Review Course

Get ready to pass the Security+ Exam SY0-501 with Sybex’s superior review materials, based on content approved by CompTIA. The components in Sybex’s Silver Package work in tandem to provide you with the baseline knowledge you need to get you ready for exam day.

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  • Video lectures and slides with 13+ hours of high quality instructional video
  • Two full-length Security+ mock exams with 90 questions each
  • 120 electronic flashcards to reinforce learning and last-minute prep before the exam
  • Interactive test bank with 650+ practice questions
  • Key Term Glossary in PDF format
  • Companion Mobile App
  • Exam planner with daily tailored lesson plans
  • Voucher for 10% savings on your Security+ exam fee
  • Fully Searchable Course Content


Get ready to pass the Security+ Exam SY0-501 with Sybex’s superior review materials, based on CompTIA approved content. The components in Sybex’s Silver Package work in tandem to provide you with the knowledge you will need to pass and get you ready for exam day.

Online Test Bank
Boost your review with the ultimate Security+ online practice tool with 650+ practice questions.

Customizable Test Bank

  • Fully PC and Mac compatible
  • No software to install
  • Start a Practice Session on one computer. Pause. Resume on another
  • Cloud-based so your Question Sets, Bookmarks, and Notes are stored online
  • Three Modes: Practice Session (Study Mode), Pop Quiz, and Practice Test
  • Turn explanations on or off with click
  • Bookmark or take notes on any question
  • Detailed Metrics breakdown

Visual “Progress Report” allows you to easily assess your progress 

  • Shows progress by each sub-domain
  • Customize report by including/excluding saved sessions
  • Incorrect question report shows question text, plus incorrect and correct answer text side by side
  • View raw score or percents and more!

Practice Questions

  • Covers all of the Security+ Exam SY0-501 objectives
  • Control question sets precisely
  • Select questions from any combination of Domains
  • Select the number of questions you would like from each Domain
  • Create unlimited custom practice sessions and tests
  • Choose question sets by filters such as Never Seen Before, Bookmarked, or Answered Incorrectly
  • Access to 650+ practice questions total!

Efficient Learning System with Bite-Sized Lessons
Built around a 30-minute "Bite-Sized" content framework, the Security+ Exam Review lessons contain text and video instruction, as well as mini-assessments and virtual flash cards. Progress and outcomes are constantly tracked and regularly reported back to you for self-assessment, building the confidence and motivation critical to your success.

Unlike other courses that require long, unbroken blocks of study time to cover each lesson, Sybex enables you to master an entire lesson in about 30 minutes. That’s a realistic approach for your real-world schedule.

Popular courseware features include:

  • Efficient Learning System with Bite-Sized Lessons
  • Security+ Exam Planner
  • Diagnostic Questions
  • Performance Metrics
  • Unlimited Practice Exams
  • Full-Length Mock Exams

5 Reasons To Choose Sybex

  1. Lessons Taught by Top Instructor
    Your instructor, Robb Tracy, has been training professionals and students in the security space for over 15 years. Robb shares real-world experiences from his professional consulting career to help you learn, while also providing studying tips for the actual exam.
  2. Practice Questions, Flash Cards, Mock Exams, and Video Lectures
    The essentials are all here. With Sybex’s Security+ Exam Review study materials and learning tools, you’ll have everything you need to prepare for and pass the exam the first time.
  3. Bite-Sized Lessons Make It Easy
    To keep you motivated and focused, we’ve broken lessons down into easily digestible units called Bite-Sized Lessons. Not only will you be able to master an entire section in about thirty minutes, helping you to remember more per study hour.
  4. Exam Discount of 10%
    Receive a 10% discount off the cost of the Security+ Exam upon purchase of the Sybex Security+ Exam Review course.
  5. CompTIA Approved Content
    Based on CompTIA Authorized content, this detailed course has everything you need to prepare for the CompTIA Security+ SY0-501 Exam. Fully aligned to the exam objectives with practical examples that illustrate how these processes play out in real-world scenarios, allowing you to immediately translate essential concepts to on-the-job application. You’ll learn how to handle threats, attacks, and vulnerabilities using industry-standard tools and technologies, while understanding the role of architecture and design.

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CompTIA Security+ Silver Exam Review Course

Total $250