Prerequisite: CompTIA Network+ Certification or Cisco CCENT or higher level certification.
IT Security is a course designed to introduce Tech901 students to the rapidly changing field of Information Technology Security (InfoSEC). Through instruction about both soft business approaches and technical security hardening, students will have a foundation for either entry-level work or further specialization.
The main goal for students is preparation for and completion of the CompTIA Security+ certification. The Security+ credential prepares students for work as support agents in both technical and non-technical roles supporting enterprise information security.
Plan, implement, upgrade, or monitor security measures for the protection of computer networks and information. May ensure appropriate security controls are in place that will safeguard digital files and vital electronic infrastructure. May respond to computer security breaches and viruses.