• Classroom
  • Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

The Security Systems Engineering Course provides a comprehensive understanding of the principles and practices involved in designing, implementing, and managing secure systems. This course covers a range of security engineering methodologies, tools, and techniques to develop robust and resilient security solutions. Through a combination of theoretical concepts, practical exercises, and case studies, students will gain insights into secure systems architecture, threat modeling, security requirements analysis, and security testing methodologies.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the fundamentals of security risk assessment methodologies.
  • Identify and analyze potential security threats and vulnerabilities.
  • Develop skills in conducting comprehensive security risk assessments.
  • Learn to prioritize security risks based on severity and impact.
  • Explore techniques for risk mitigation and management.
  • Gain proficiency in using industry-standard tools for risk assessment.
  • Understand the legal and regulatory aspects related to security risk assessment.
  • Apply knowledge to create effective security risk assessment reports.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to communicate and implement risk mitigation strategies.
  • Stay updated on emerging trends and best practices in security risk assessment.

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

  • Cyber Defense Infrastructure Support
  • Systems Requirements Planning
  • Systems Analysis
  • Test and Evaluation
  • Threat Analysis