Security for IT Course Overview

Net Security Training’s Security for IT Practitioners course is a 5-day course that will take anyone in a current IT job role into the world of Information Security. This is a fantastic start point for those wanting to go into IT’s biggest growth area, Information Security. Many practical labs are used throughout the course to improve student understanding of theoretical concepts and give them experience of real-world products. This course is aimed at individuals who want to move into the Information Security arena or simply want to gain a broader working knowledge of the topic.

The Security for IT Practitioners course offers practical training in areas such as TCP/IP, types of attack, applied cryptography, multi-firewalls and intrusion detection systems, Internet and operating system security. The course helps individuals to move into the security arena or to simply gain a broader working knowledge in the field of Information Security, enabling delegates to plan a security policy and implement the latest security related technologies.

Security for IT Practitioners course includes the following topics:

  • • Security responsibilities of IT practitioners
  • • Planning, implementation and maintenance of departmental IT security
  • • Requirements for responding to IT security incidents and supporting related activities

The hands on course will provide a dynamic learning experience where users can explore foundational principles in Cyber Fundamentals, security architecture, risk management, attacks, incidents, and emerging IT and IS technologies.

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Course Syllabus

To give students of all levels a good appreciation of security issues when dealing with computers and networks, also giving them the ability to plan and implement a security policy with the latest security technologies.

Introduction to security
TCP/IP for Security
Applied Cryptography
Virtual Private Networks
Types of Attack
Firewall Roles and Types
Firewall Design Topology and Management
World Wide Web Security
Intrusion Detection Systems
Operating System Security
The Auditing Process
Wireless Networking

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Additional Information

The Fundamentals – Security for IT Practitioners Course will provide learners with principles of data and technology that frame and define cybersecurity. Learners will gain knowledge on cyber Fundamentals and an insight into the importance of cybersecurity and the integral role of cybersecurity professionals.

Who should attend

People who currently work in IT.