• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

MTA Security Fundamentals is designed to provide students with an explanation and understanding of fundamental security concepts. MTA is a new certification program that Microsoft has created specifically for students entering into the IT industry for the first time. It validates the foundational knowledge needed to build and secure Microsoft Windows Servers, Windows-based network operating systems, Active Directory, account management, and system recovery tools. The MTA Security Fundamentals certification is a pathway for future certifications and career opportunities.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the 3 security layers: Physical, Internet, and Wireless security
  • Understand operating system security concepts
  • Understand network security
  • Understand and utilize security software and intrusion detection tools

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the NICE Framework Task, Knowledge, and Skill statements identified within the indicated NICE Framework component(s):

Specialty Areas

  • Customer Service and Technical Support
  • Systems Requirements Planning
  • Systems Architecture