Washington University in St. Louis

SECP11: CFR - CyberSec First Responder Exam Prep ($2,995)

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Course summary - 30hrs:

Prepare for the CyberSec First Responder certification exam and advance your career with our comprehensive training course. Our expert instructors will guide you through the latest techniques and tools needed to identify and respond to cyber threats. Gain hands-on experience through practical lab exercises and simulations that simulate real-world scenarios. By the end of the course, you'll have the skills and knowledge needed to earn your CyberSec First Responder certification and join the ranks of highly skilled cybersecurity professionals. Enroll in our course today and take the first step towards a rewarding career with our cybersecurity training.

Course outline:
  • Assessing Information Security Risk
  • Creating an Information Assurance Lifecycle Process
  • Analyzing Threats to Computing and Network Environments
  • Designing Secure Computing and Network Environments
  • Operating Secure Computing and Network Environments
  • Assessing the Security Posture Within a Risk Management Framework
  • Collecting Cybersecurity Intelligence Information
  • Analyzing Cybersecurity Intelligence Information
  • Responding to Cybersecurity Incidents
  • Investigating Cybersecurity Incidents
  • Auditing Secure Computing and Network Environments
Learning outcomes:
  • Develop, operate, manage, and enforce security capabilities for systems and networks
  • Assess information security risk in computing and network environments
  • Create an information assurance lifecycle process.
  • Analyze threats to computing and network environments
  • Design secure computing and network environments
  • Operate secure computing and network environments 
  • Assess the security posture within a risk management framework
  • Collect cybersecurity intelligence information
  • Analyze collected intelligence to define actionable response
  • Respond to cybersecurity incidents
  • Investigate cybersecurity incidents
  • Audit secure computing and network environments

Join the Waitlist

  • At least two years (recommended) of experience in computer network security technology or a related field
  • Recognize information security vulnerabilities and threats in the context of risk management
  • Operate at a foundational level some of the common operating systems for computing environments
  • Foundational knowledge of the concepts and operational framework of common assurance safeguards in computing environments. Safeguards include, but are not limited to, basic authentication and authorization, resource permissions, and anti-malware mechanisms
  • Operate at a foundational level some of the common concepts for network environments, such as routing and switching
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