Certificate in Cyber Security

Distinguish Yourself from the Security Crowd

Official Program Name: Certificate in Cyber Security (ver. 5.1 from CF) Certificate in Cyber Security (ver. 7.1 from EC-Council)

OVERVIEW


The Statistics by different placement consultants and job portals reveal a growing demand for security professionals in the coming years. Cyber Security market certainly has major potential in India and abroad. From a skill or function, which was regarded as a poor cousin of IT professionals, the Information Security talent pool today commands respect. Prominent signs of this impending demand are already visible for past couple of years. Out of a total 5, 00,000 IT jobs advertised, a large percentage of Cyber Security jobs have substantially raised in past one year.

These academic programmes are designed for working students. With some time management and determination, the student can easily complete these programmes while continuing his/ her job, profession or other education.

Structure and Duration of the Certificate Program

The program of Certificate in Cyber Security is designed for 4-6 weeks. The program consist learning of all cyber security issues. This certificate is must for everyone who is exposed to computer and IT cloud environment. It prepares students to work in the computer security industry and counter the most dangerous tools, techniques and methods commonly used by computer criminals. The all-inclusive course imbibes with live interactive sessions, video lectures, practical lab sessions, real life examples and project work will prepare the student to fight cyber criminals.

Degree Level: Begineer  |  Learning Format: Online/Offline

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES


Certificate acts as a proof of competence for jobseekers in the field of Information & Cyber Security to get placed in this field. Certificate program in cyber security are often undertaken by professionals working in the field of information technology. With training in cyber security, individuals can advance to positions as mentioned in right sidebar:

ELIGIBILITY


Candidate who has at least attended the age of 13 years and have flair knowledge of computer can undergo this program. This course is designed for understanding the basics of Cyber Security.

  • Cyber Security Specialist 75%
  • Cyber Policy Analyst 50%
  • Cyber Intelligence Analyst 45%
  • Information Security Manager 70%
  • Cyber Investigator 85%

SYLLABUS

Comprises of 1 month with exam after completion of program


  • Foundations of Security
  • Securing Operating Systems
  • Protecting System Using Antiviruses
  • Data Encryption
  • Data Backup and Disaster Recovery
  • Internet Security
  • Securing Network Connections
  • Securing Online Transactions
  • Securing Email Communications
  • Social Engineering and Identity Theft
  • Security on Social Networking Sites
  • Information Security and Legal Compliance