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Self-paced eLearning course includes 6-months access to online content, all eBooks, supplemental content, and related course materials, as applicable

Tuition: $1,699

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Contact: Call (434) 973-1945 for more information

CERTIFIED INFORMATION SYSTEMS SECRUITY PROFESSIONAL (CISSP) ONLINE

THE CERTIFIED INFORMATION SYSTEMS SECRUITY PROFESSION

CISSP certified individuals are trained to ensure organizations meet information system security challenges, now and into the future. Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) is an information security certification developed by the International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium, also known as (ISC)². The CISSP designation is a globally recognized, vendor-neutral standard for attesting to an IT security professional's technical skills and experience in implementing and managing a security program. The CISSP is a certification sought by IT professionals with job titles such as security auditor, security systems engineer, security architect and chief information security officer, among others. For more information, click here.

THE CERTIFIED INFORMATION SYSTEMS SECURITY PROFESSIONAL PROGRAM

The Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) program from CATEC introduces participants to all eight domains of advanced security knowledge covered on the CISSP exam. Participants learn how to model threats, assess risks, plan business continuity, protect assets, and engineer strong security into complex systems. Participants also learn how to protect networks, communications, access, and identities; assess and test security, and manage security operations. Once complete, participants will have core skills for designing, implementing, and managing IT security for entire organizations. 

EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Students should have or be pursuing a four-year college degree 

  • CISSP candidates must have a minimum of five years cumulative paid work experience in two or more of the eight domains of the CISSP Common Body of Knowledge (CBK). Earning a four year college degree or regional equivalent or an additional credential from the (ISC2) approved list will satisfy one year of the required experience. Education credit will only satisfy one year of experience. 

  • National certification is available for students who complete this course including Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) certification.

DETAILED COURSE TOPICS COVERED

  • Perform risk management and apply security governance 

  • Manage assets and protect data privacy 

  • Implement secure design principles, security models, and cryptography 

  • Test security from target identification through penetration testing 

  • Improve security throughout the software development lifecycle 

  • Implement and support firewalls and IDS/IPS 

  • Use best practices for managing vulnerability, patches, and malware 

EACH COURSE INCLUDES

  • 24/7 instructor support and course mentoring 

  • Student and instructor collaboration 

  • Engaging labs, student exercises, course videos and animated simulations 

  • Student pre and post assessments and online performance tracking 

  • National and state certification opportunities 

  • A secure Student Portal which includes: career guidance, resume writing and other career resources 

HOW TO ENROLL

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CONTACT US

For inquiries about our Adult Education and Apprenticeship programs, contact:

  • Emily Thomas, CATEC Adult Education and Apprenticeship Office Associate/Database Administrator, by email or call (434) 973-1945

  • Shannon Tomlin, CATEC Adult Education and Apprenticeship Program Manager, by email or call (434) 973-1945