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SSCP Certification Prep Course Course

SSCP Certification Prep Course Training Course


Course Description:

The SSCP Certification Prep Course course is a 5-day course that is designed to validate student's ability to identify, evaluate, and prioritize potential threats, manage and mitigate threats through risk management concepts, assessment activities, and monitoring terminology, techniques and systems.

Gain skills to properly and promptly respond to a security incident or forensic investigation with incident handling processes and procedures such as Business Continuity Planning (BCP) and Disaster Recovery Planning (DRP).

This course supports a certification that is a DoD Approved 8570 Baseline Certification and meets DoD 8140/8570 training requirements.

Business Computer Skills is independent of and not affiliated with (ISC)2.

Topics covered in the course include:

In-depth coverage of the seven domains required to pass the SSCP exam:

  1. Access Control
  2. Security Operations and Administration
  3. Risk Identification, Monitoring, and Analysis
  4. Incident Response and Recovery
  5. Cryptography
  6. Networks and Communications Security
  7. Systems and Application Security

Target Student:This course is designed for the following students:

  • Network security engineer
  • Security administrator
  • Security analyst
  • Systems engineer
  • Network administrator
  • Systems administrator
  • Security specialist
  • Systems/network analyst
  • Security consultant
  • Database administrator

Prerequisites: Students should possess the following experience before attending the course:

  • Systems administration experience
  • Familiarity with TCP/IP
  • An understanding of UNIX, Linux, and Windows
  • Intermediate-level knowledge of network security concepts

Training Dates
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SSCP Certification Prep Course
Course Format: Online with Live Instructor
Class Date(s): 8/16/2021 - 8/20/2021
Course Fee : $3195


SSCP Certification Prep Course
Course Format: Online with Live Instructor
Class Date(s): 9/13/2021 - 9/17/2021
Course Fee : $3195


SSCP Certification Prep Course
Course Format: Online with Live Instructor
Class Date(s): 9/20/2021 - 9/24/2021
Course Fee : $3195


Course Syllabus

Course Outline

  • Section 1. Access Controls

    • Applying Logical Access Control in Terms of Subjects
    • Applying Logical Access Controls in Terms of Objects of Object Groups
    • Implementing Authentication Mechanisms
    • Operating Internetwork Trust Architectures
    • Administering Identify Management Life Cycle
    • Implementing Access Controls

    Section 2. Security Operations and Administration

    • Understanding and Comply with Code of Ethics
    • Understanding Security Concepts
    • Document and Operating Security Controls
    • Participating in Asset Management
    • Implementing and Assess Compliance with Controls
    • Participating in Change Management Duties
    • Participating in Security Awareness Training
    • Participating in Physical Security Operations

    Section 3. Risk Identification, Monitoring, and Analysis

    • Understanding the Risk Management Process
    • Performing Security Assessment Activities
    • Operating and Maintaining Monitoring Systems
    • Analyzing and Reporting Monitoring Results

    Section 4. Incident Response and Recovery

    • Participating in Incident Handling
    • Understanding and Supporting Forensics Investigations
    • Understanding and Supporting Business Continuity (BCP) and Disaster Recovery Plan (DRP)

    Section 5. Cryptography

    • Understanding and Applying Fundamental Concepts of Cryptography
    • Understanding Requirements for Cryptography
    • Operating and Implement Cryptographic Systems

    Section 6. Networks and Communications Security

    • Understanding Security Issues Related to Networks
    • Protecting Telecommunications Technologies
    • Controlling Network Access
    • Managing LAN-Based Security
    • Operating and Configuring Network-Based Security Devices
    • Implementing and Operating Wireless Technologies

    Section 7. Systems and Application Security

    • Identify and Analyzing Malicious Code and Activity
    • Implementing and Operating Endpoint Device Security
    • Operating and Configuring Cloud Security
    • Secure Big Data Systems
    • Operating and Securing Virtual Environments

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