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Official (ISC)² Entry-Level Cybersecurity Certification Training Course Outline

Ultimate Starting Point

Official (ISC)² entry-level cybersecurity certification training will review the content tested in (ISC)²’s entry-level cybersecurity exam helping candidates build the solid foundation of knowledge needed to pass the exam and ultimately help land an entry- or junior-level cybersecurity role.

Features of the course vary by delivery method and include:

  • Live instruction
  • Peer discussions
  • Knowledge checks and end-of-chapter quizzes
  • Course assessments
  • Chapter-by-chapter study sheets with key points, terms and definitions

Who Should Attend

The course is ideal for students, prospective employees, entry-level professionals and career changes wishing to start their path toward cybersecurity leadership by taking the (ISC)² entry-level cybersecurity exam. There are no prerequisites for this program.

Course Agenda

  • Chapter 1: Security Principles
  • Chapter 2: Incident Response, Business Continuity (BC), and Disaster Recovery (DR)
  • Chapter 3: Access Controls Concepts
  • Chapter 4: Network Security
  • Chapter 5: Security Operations
  • Chapter 6: Course Summary and Exam Details

Note: Course materials are organized by chapter not domain, which may result in domains or individual domain topics being covered in a different order than what appears in the exam outline.  The chapter structure allows us to properly cover the exam domains while supporting a more cohesive learning experience.

Course Delivery Methods

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Course Objectives

After completing this course, the learner will have obtained awareness of topics covered in the entry-level cybersecurity certification exam outline.