Cisco Certified CyberOps Associate

 

The Cisco Cybersecurity Operations Associate (Cisco Certified CyberOps Associate) course is designed for Cisco Networking Academy® students seeking career-oriented, entry-level security analyst skills. Target students include individuals enrolled in technology degree programs at institutions of higher education and IT professionals who wants to pursue a career in the Security Operation Centre (SOC).

Course Objectives

The Cybersecurity Operations Associate curriculum provides an introduction to the knowledge and skills needed for a Security Analyst working with a Security Operations Center team. It teaches core security skills needed for monitoring, detecting, investigating, analyzing and responding to security events, thus protecting systems and organizations from cybersecurity risks, threats and vulnerabilities.

CyberOps Associate

Cybersecurity Operations covers knowledge and skills needed to successfully handle the tasks, duties, and responsibilities of an associate-level Security Analyst working in a Security Operations Center (SOC). Upon completion of the Cybersecurity Operations course, students will be able to perform the following tasks:

  • Explain the role of the Cybersecurity Operations Analyst in the enterprise.
  • Install virtual machines to create a safe environment for implementing and analyzing cybersecurity threat events.
  • Explain the Windows Operating System features and characteristics needed to support cybersecurity analyses.
  • Explain the features and characteristics of the Linux Operating System.
  • Analyze the operation of network protocols and services.
  • Explain the operation of the network infrastructure.
  • Classify the various types of network attacks.
  • Use network monitoring tools to identify attacks against network protocols and services.
  • Use various methods to prevent malicious access to computer networks, hosts, and data.
  • Explain the impacts of cryptography on network security monitoring.
  • Explain how to investigate endpoint vulnerabilities and attacks.
  • Evaluate network security alerts.
  • Analyze network intrusion data to identify compromised hosts and vulnerabilities.
  • Apply incident response models to manage network security incidents.

With the curriculum, students get the knowledge about core security skills needed for monitoring, detecting, investigating, analyzing and responding to security events, thus protecting systems and organizations from cybersecurity risks, threats and vulnerabilities.

Cybersecurity Operations is a hands-on, career-oriented course with an emphasis on practical experience to help students develop specialized skills to successfully handle the tasks, duties, and responsibilities of an associate-level Security Analyst working in a Security Operations Center (SOC).

Course Duration:

 150 hrs

Schedule:

  • Virtual Weekend Class  - Sat & Sun from 8.30 pm onward

** Virtual Practical sessions and lab activities will be scheduled in a separate time slot.

Next Intake :

  • August 2020

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Course Fee: - Rs 59,000/= ( Can be paid in two installments = Rs.45,000 + Rs.14,000)****

UoM Undergraduates (Including BIT students) & active ITUM students will get a Discount Rate**** (for more details, send an email to info[AT]cnc.mrt.ac.lk from you STUDENT email (uom/bit/itum)


A Discount will be offered by NetAcad to complete the CyberOps Associate career certificate for all the students who are performing well in all modules (UoM is having no control with this process. It is controlled by Cisco Networking Academy - USA)

UoM Undergraduates (Including BIT students) & active ITUM students will get a Discount Rate**** (for more details, send an email to info[AT]cnc.mrt.ac.lk from you STUDENT email (uom/bit/itum)