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Certificate IV in Cyber Security

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If you are excited about working in cyber security, the Certificate IV in Cyber Security is a great starting point for a career in this area.

The qualification has been validated by leading IT companies and associations as a quality training program that provides graduates with practical skills and knowledge to work in a technical support role in a cyber security operations centre (CSOC).

And with information technology one of the fastest growing industry sectors in Victoria, one of IT’s fastest areas of workforce growth is cyber security.

Holmesglen’s Certificate IV in Cyber Security has been developed to provide you with practical skills in:
• identifying and reporting system vulnerabilities
• identifying and reporting website and system threats
• evaluating and reporting cyber security incidents
• securing PC and mobile devices
• device forensics
• PEN testing
• networking fundamentals
• network security basics
• firewall installation, configuration and management
• working as part of an incident response team
• web security
• programming – Python, JavaScript, C#
• organisational policies and processes for cyber security.

Holmesglen’s cyber security course is strongly supported by our industry and Academy Partners:
Fortinet Network Security Academy ; Cisco Networking Academy ; Microsoft Academy ; Amazon Web Services Academy (AWS) ; LifeJourney ; Australian Signals Directorate (ASD).

This Cyber Security (NSE1, CISC) short course aims to educate business professionals about the importance of cyber security in an organisation.

How prepared are your business resources against detecting cyber security breaches? Do you have the systems and processes in place to effectively combat and respond to security incidents?

During this course, you will learn about security systems and protecting your organisation’s networks - giving you a strong foundation of understanding in this vital area. You will learn about essential techniques to pre-emptively detect and respond to cyber security threats.

This course prepares you for the Fortinet NSE 1 certification, as it incorporates material from the Fortinet NSE 1 – Network Security Technology Foundations course as well as the Cisco Cyber Security Specialist certificate.

Are you managing the day-to-day configuration of networks and looking for recognition of your skills and knowledge? Receive an internationally recognised Fortinet NSE 4 – Network Security Professional certification.

This course teaches you how to integrate the FortiGate Security and FortiGate Infrastructure units into your existing network environment while preparing you for the Fortinet NSE 4 – FortiOS 6.0 exam.

This program consists of interactive, hands-on, practical tutorials and labs that teach essential configuration and administration of the FortiGate Security and FortiGate Infrastructure technology.

Though learning secured network deployment, IPSec and SSL VPNs, site-to-site VPNs, authentication and firewall policies, dynamic and static routing. You will also develop strong skills in interface configurations and wireless security. On completion of this course you will be equipped with a comprehensive understanding of how to mitigate network security threats.

Our state-of-the-art lab environment provides students with the technology to test, deploy and practice the topics delivered in this course.

Cyber Security Open Days

Cyber Security is becoming one of the most fastest growing and exciting areas of IT. Come see us at Open Day to learn about how this area of IT could be your next career move. We�ll let you know about all the interesting topics in our course, from penetration testing to identifying real cyber security threats and vulnerabilities. Meet our expert teachers who�ll show you our computer labs and facilities and tell you about our practical applications, range of courses on offer and course pathways available.

- , Thu, 14 Mar - bookings essential.

Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road Chadstone 3148 Australia

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