• Classroom
  • Online, Instructor-Led
  • Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Computer and Information Systems Security Analyst Program that prepares individuals to assess the security needs of computer and network systems, recommend safeguard solutions, and manage the implementation and maintenance of security devices, systems, and procedures. Includes instruction in computer architecture, programming, and systems analysis networking telecommunications, cryptography, security system design, applicable law and regulations, risk assessment and policy analysis, contingency planning, user access issues, investigation techniques and troubleshooting.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe basic concepts related to network security
  • Prevent security breaches
  • Respond to security incidents
  • Identify the components of a remote network implementation
  • Identify the tools, methods, and techniques used in managing a network
  • Describe troubleshooting of issues on a network
  • Identify the hardware components of personal computers and mobile digital devices
  • Identify the basic components and functions of operating systems
  • Identify networking and security fundamentals
  • Identify the operational procedures that should be followed by professional PC technicians
  • Install, configure, and troubleshoot display devices
  • Install and configure peripheral components
  • Manage system components
  • Manage data storage

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

  • Risk Management
  • Software Development
  • Systems Development