Cybersecurity Fundamentals Course
This course provides participants with a high-level overview of various aspects of Cybersecurity in the context of a modern and Internet-connected environment. Through lecture, hands-on exercises, and group discussion, you will gain a foundational perspective on the challenges of designing a cybersecurity program, implementing secure systems, and other factors needed for a comprehensive cybersecurity solution. Upon completion of this course, each participant will be able to define cybersecurity terminology, compliance requirements, review sample attacks, and gain an understanding of the impact of current threat trends on cybersecurity implementation.
- Module 1 - Introduction to Cybersecurity
- Module 2 - Cybersecurity Laws, Regulations and Standards
- Module 3 - Designing with Cybersecurity in Mind
- Module 4 - Structures for Managing Cybersecurity
- Module 5 - Special Cybersecurity Topics
- Module 6 - Final Practical Exam/CAPSTONE Exercise
NICE Category & Specialty Area
NICE Work Roles
Information Systems Security Manager
Responsible for the cybersecurity of a program, organization, system, or enclave.
Cyber Defense Analyst
Uses data collected from a variety of cyber defense tools (e.g., IDS alerts, firewalls, network traffic logs) to analyze events that occur within their environments for the purposes of mitigating threats.
Certifications & Voucher
Every student participating in this course will receive a Certificate for successful participation in the course, which will allow you to claim hours of Continuous Professional Experience for your existing certifications.
This course includes one voucher to earn the Certified Expert Risk Executive (CERE)® Certification credential in our Cyber Certified Experts (CCE) Program.
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