Cyber Security for IT Professionals

This course embeds CompTIA Security+ Certification Preparation
Cyber Security for IT Professionals by Feroze Ashraff
  • What's in this course?
  • 1. Computer Systems and Application Security
  • 2. OS Hardening and Virtualization
  • 3. Networking Design, Protocols, Threats and Perimeter Security
  • 4. Securing Network Media and Devices
  • 5. Physical Security and Authentication Models
  • 6. Access Control Methods and Models
  • 7. Vulnerability, Risk Assessment, Redundancy and Disaster Recovery
  • 8. Cryptography, PKI and Encryption Protocols
  • 9. Monitoring and Auditing
  • 10. User Education, Facilities Security, Policies and Procedures
1. Goal Setting
3. Interview Skills
2. CV Development
4. Job Searching Tips
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  • What's in this course?
  • 1. Computer Systems and Application Security
  • 2. OS Hardening and Virtualization
  • 3. Networking Design, Protocols, Threats and Perimeter Security
  • 4. Securing Network Media and Devices
  • 5. Physical Security and Authentication Models
  • 6. Access Control Methods and Models
  • 7. Vulnerability, Risk Assessment, Redundancy and Disaster Recovery
  • 8. Cryptography, PKI and Encryption Protocols
  • 9. Monitoring and Auditing
  • 10. User Education, Facilities Security, Policies and Procedures
Note: this course gives you 3 months access to course content and includes our FREE Employability Skills course and access to additional learning in materials, tests and quizzes.
Advanced Level
6
days
18
Modules

This course comes with MentorPlus+ Online

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About this course

Take your knowledge in cyber security and internet safety to the next level. Our cyber security online course is tailored for those who are currently working in the IT industry. This course will also prepare you towards the prestigious CompTIA Security+ (SYO-501) certification. Completing this course and achieving the Security+ certification can open doors for those looking to start or shift their career into cyber security.  Successfully completing this certification will prove to potential employers that you have the knowledge and skills to not only identify but to address security incidents and risks.

At the end of this course you will be ready to sit the CompTIA Security+ examination.

Additionally, within this course you will receive:
  • Official uCertify/CompTIA Security+ eBook
  • Flashcards - key terminologies and their meanings
  • Access to Virtual Labs
  • Practice test - At the end of every module (18 modules)
  • Mock exam - to gauge understanding and readiness for actual exam
  • 1 live group mentoring session - MentorPlus+
  • Course Outline

  • Modules
  1. Introduction to Security
  2. Computer Systems Security Part I
  3. Computer Systems Security Part II
  4. OS Hardening and Virtualization
  5. Application Security
  6. Network Design Elements
  7. Networking Protocols and Threats
  8. Network Perimeter Security
  9. Securing Network Media and Devices
  10. Physical Security and Authentication Models
  11. Access Control Methods and Models
  12. Vulnerability and Risk Assessment
  13. Monitoring and Auditing
  14. Encryption and Hashing Concepts
  15. PKI and Encryption Protocols
  16. Redundancy and Disaster Recovery
  17. Social Engineering, User Education, and Facilities Security
  18. Policies and Procedures

Why should you take this course?
Taking this course will give you excellent exposure to the world of Cyber Security. It could open more doors in future employment scenarios and offer you greater options when bargaining for better employment conditions, new roles and responsibilities. If an exciting, agile and interesting career as a security analyst working in a SOC (Security Operations Centre) environment is what you’re after then this course should be your first step.

This course comes with MentorPlus+ FREE

Find out more!
Advanced Level
6
days
18
Modules

Meet your trainer

Feroze Ashraff
CISSP, CASP, MCSE - IT Security Expert
Feroze Ashraff has been tinkering with IT hardware for over 30 years and teaching for over 18 years. To give you an idea how long that is, his first computer had an awesome 486 processor with a monochrome monitor. He has a master’s degree in security and professional IT certificates from vendors such as CompTIA, Cisco and Microsoft.

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