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Cyber Foundations I

Cyber Foundations I is a fast-track cyber training curriculum for individuals wishing to pursue entry-level cyber careers. Upon completion of this curriculum, students are ready to take exams for industry certification as well as pursue study in a variety of undergraduate and graduate degree programs. The curriculum explores:

  • Computer hardware, software and networking, including theory, design and application of networks
  • Information and physical security in response to natural disasters, terrorist activities and internal subversions
  • Management of information security for government, corporations and other institutions
  • Introduction to risk assessment and management
  • Introduction to human elements in IT and cybersecurity operations including team dynamics and communications skills

Note: curriculum and course descriptions are accurate at time of initial publication, but are subject to change without notice. Please visit this page periodically to check for any revisions.

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Cyber Foundations II

Cyber Foundations II is an advanced fast-track cyber training curriculum for individuals wishing to pursue mid-level cyber careers. Upon completion of this curriculum, students are ready to take exams for industry certification as well as pursue study in a variety of undergraduate and graduate degree programs. The curriculum explores:

  • Management of information security for government, corporations, and other institutions
  • Risk assessment and management
  • Systems security principles, disaster recovery principles and planning, and incident response planning and execution
  • Network security management
  • Disaster recovery management
  • Web security management
  • Strategic planning for information security
  • Human elements in IT and cybersecurity operations including team dynamics and communications skills

Note: curriculum and course descriptions are accurate at time of initial publication, but are subject to change without notice. Please visit this page periodically to check for any revisions.

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Network+ Fundamentals of Cybersecurity

This course is a fast-track preparation for jobs in the cyber industry integrating "hard" and "soft" skills.

With a large majority of cybersecurity breaches currently arising from attacks via social engineering and other people-centered applications, knowing the "nuts and bolts" of network operations and security is no longer enough to qualify as a superior candidate for many job openings. This 2-part certificate program provides job-relevant skills required by employers.

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