CompTIA CySA+ [CS0-001] - Exam Only

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This is an internationally certification that validates the skills and knowledge of security analysts with a primary focus on information security.  The CompTIA CySA+ Certification is designed to prepare learners to take their (CS0-001) certification exam to improve the security of an organisation. CompTIA CySA+ demonstrates the expertise of Cyber-Security Professionals who want to build their careers in cyber-security. There is a high-demand for information security professionals who have the expertise to analyse, monitor and protect a corporate environment. This is an industry-related certification that will fully prepare learners to proactively defend and improve an organisation’s security. Candidates who pass will have an understanding of the following;

  • Perform vulnerability management activities
  • Explain best practices in software assurance
  • Implement configuration changes to existing controls

In order to achieve the CompTIA CySA+ Certification, learners must pass the performance-based exam. This exam (CS0-001) will measure the necessary skills and practical understanding of IT regulatory standards.

This is an Exam-Only package. Learners who want to follow the CompTIA CySA+ course must take it separately.

The CompTIA CySA+ Certification is developed for Security Analysts and Security Engineers who want to test their knowledge in the CompTIA CySA+ Exam. Learners will have access to 12 months valid exam vouchers. And to add to these benefits, it has the lowest price on the market. Earning this CompTIA CySA+ Certification puts learners in line to attain higher-paying opportunities.

Who is this Exam aimed at?

  • Individuals with an interest in taking the CompTIA CySA+ (CS0-001)
  • Security Analysts
  • Security Engineers
  • Compliance Analysts
  • Application Security Analysts

Entry Requirement

Minimum 3-4 years of hands-on experience in information security or related experience.

Exam Details

  • Type of Exam: CS0-001
  • Number of Questions: 85
  • Length of Test: 165 minutes
  • Types of Questions: Multiple Choice and Performance-Based
  • Recommended Experience: Minimum 3-4 years of hands-on experience in information security or related experience. (Check Entry Requirements for further recommendation)
  • Passing Score: 750 (Scale 100-900)
Exam Objectives: 
  • 27% - Threat Management
  • 26% - Vulnerability Management
  • 23% - Cyber Incident Response
  • 24% - Security Architecture and Tool Sets
Testing Exam Objectives
Threat Management 
Recognise the importance of threat data intelligence.
Vulnerability Management 
Managing vulnerabilities in an organisation.
Cyber Incident Response 
Explain the importance of incident response process.
Security Architecture and Tool Sets 
Assessing information security risks.


Learners who successfully complete the (CS0-001) Exam will be awarded the CompTIA CySA+ Certification. It is designed to support and develop learners during their professional journey into the cyber-security industry, enabling them to become competitive on the global stage.

Awarding Body

  • CompTIA is a leading tech association worldwide and is at the forefront of the IT industry.
  • They have become a prime voice and platform for foundation IT skills and project skills.
  • CompTIA offers exclusive certification programmes with CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst CySA+ that has been created to benefit Security Professionals.
  • It is a popular technical certification that will demonstrate how to support organisational security.
  • This is an excellent route for individuals who want to gain entry into an IT enterprise and rise up the career ladder.

Career Path

Once you successfully qualify in CompTIA CySA+ Certification (CS0-001), this Professional Certificate by CompTIA will prepare you to demonstrate your skills in a cyber-security environment, and make you a highly valued candidate for potential IT enterprises. You can use this certification to exercise your expertise in utilising threat intelligence with supported functions. You can earn up to £55,275 for the role of Security Analyst and progress to higher earning potential with experience. Given below are job roles that you will be eligible for;

  • Security Engineer  (Up to £44,000)
  • Compliance Analyst (Up to £45,000)



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