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Learning Tree International Introduces a New Course: Preparing for the CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner Certification Exam

RESTON, VA (May 23, 2012)
Learning Tree International (NASDAQ: LTRE) has announced the introduction of a new course entitled Preparing for the CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner Certification Exam. This course is for security professionals, government and military personnel, and others seeking advanced CompTIA certification.

"With the growing number of cyber-network attacks comes an increased need for highly trained security professionals. This advanced course prepares security practitioners for the CASP certification exam. CompTIA certification validates an individual's knowledge and skills in security, risk management, research and analysis, and the integration of computing, communication and business disciplines," said Jennifer Urick, Vice President of Product Development for Learning Tree International.

"Preparing for the CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner Certification Exam"
This exam preparation course provides in-depth review of the four domains included in the exam. Demonstrations and practice exams reinforce the concepts and provide the framework for a personalized study plan for exam success.

Workshops include:

  • Taking CASP-style daily practice exams
  • Checking integrity with hashing
  • Analyzing a SQL injection attack
  • Concealing files with Alternate Data Streams
  • Assessing CIA using the common vulnerability scoring system
  • Examining vulnerability and exploit sites

Learning Tree will begin presenting Preparing for the CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner Certification Exam at its education centers in June.


The current schedule includes the following:

  • Washington, DC (Rockville, MD) – June 12 - 15, 2012
  • Washington, DC (Reston, VA) – July 24 - 27, 2012
  • Washington, DC (Reston, VA) – November 13 - 16, 2012

There are three ways for participants to attend this course:

  1. At a Learning Tree Education Center.
  2. Via Learning Tree AnyWare™—our live, online, instructor-led training delivery solution that allows participants to join this course from their home, office or anywhere there is Internet access.
  3. This course can also be delivered on site at a client facility as a private, customized event.

For more information and the latest course dates and locations, call 1-888-THE-TREE (1-888-843-8733) or visit us online.

About Learning Tree International

Learning Tree International is a leading global provider of highly effective, hands-on training to information technology professionals and managers. Since 1974, over 65,000 organizations have relied on Learning Tree to enhance the professional skills of more than 2.1 million employees. Learning Tree develops, markets and delivers a broad, proprietary library of instructor-led courses focused on web development; IT security; project management; operating systems; databases; networking; software development; and leadership, management and business skills. Courses are presented globally at Learning Tree Education Centers, on-site at client facilities, and can be attended via Learning Tree AnyWare™, the Company’s proprietary technology that connects participants via the web to the actual classroom, from their workplace or home. For more information about our products and services, call 1-888-THE-TREE (1-888-843-8733), visit, follow @LearningTree on Twitter or visit Learning Tree International's Facebook fan page.

Contact Information

Max Shevitz
Learning Tree International
Phone: (703) 925-5590

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