• Classroom
  • Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

IT Security is a course designed to introduce Tech901 students to the rapidly changing field of information technology security (InfoSec). Through instruction about both soft business approaches and technical security hardening, students will have a foundation for either entry- level work or further specialization. The main goal for students is preparation for and completion of the Security+ certification from CompTIA. The Security+ credential prepares students for work as support agents in both technical and non-technical roles supporting enterprise information security.

Learning Objectives

Manage the project life cycle. Ensure appropriate communication. Manage resources and stakeholders. Maintain project documentation.

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
  • Cyber Defense Infrastructure Support
  • Network Services
  • Risk Management
  • Systems Administration