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 want to pursue a career in the Security Operation Centre (SOC).

University of Moratuwa Cisco Networking Center will offer Cloud Security curricular also with the CyberOps Associate program. This course provides a broad overview of cloud security and allows students to gain critical insights into how security issues change in the cloud, including data security, key management, and identity and access management.

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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).

For every student who does well, a voucher for a discount will be offered to finish the CyberOps Associate career certificate. This is not something that UoM can manage. The Cisco Networking Academy USA is in charge of it.

What We Offer
  • Virtual Live Class Weekday Evenings (Monday and Thursday): 07:30pm – 09:30pm. (Class duration is 14 weeks)
Next Intake:
  • Virtual Live Class: 29th August 2024. (registrations are open)
Course Investment
  • Virtual Live              : Rs. 25,000 

UoM Undergraduates (Including BIT students) & active ITUM students will get Discounted Rates (please drop a message from WhatsApp (0112650650) for more details)