Become an IT Security Engineer

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There is no better time than right now to start your career in IT Security. With the world becoming more reliant on technology, the threat of data breaches and system compromises is growing rapidly, making the role of an IT Security Engineer vital to mitigating the risk of cyber-attacks. As an IT Security Engineer you will be responsible for ensuring the safety of your clients' network, protecting them from security threats such as hacking, spyware, malware and viruses, so being an excellent problem-solver is key. If you are an inquisitive individual led by curiosity, then a career in cybersecurity is ideal for you.

In order to become an IT Security Engineer you will need to gain the desired skills and certifications. Our IT Security Course Package provides specialised courses, practical experience and support so you can qualify and begin your career in cybersecurity.

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Courses chosen for your IT Security Engineer career

As a CompTIA Authorised Partner, the CompTIA courses that we offer are fully accredited. Having a CompTIA qualification on your CV will increase your chances of employability and career progression. All the courses in our IT Security Course Package follow the official CompTIA career pathway. The CompTIA A+ and Network+ are essential courses that will teach you the fundamentals of IT and networking. Whereas, the CompTIA Security+ and PenTest+ are specialised courses in cyber security. They will ensure you have in-depth knowledge and the desired certifications to pursue a career in IT security.

This Become an IT Security Engineer Course Package includes 12 months unlimited access.

CompTIA A+

The CompTIA A+ course is ideal for those looking to start their career in IT. It will teach you all the essentials of configuring device operating systems; troubleshooting and problem-solving core service and support challenges; configuring and supporting device hardware and supporting basic IT infrastructure and networking. The CompTIA A+ is an internationally recognised qualification and is the only credential with performance-based items to prove professionals can effectively perform critical IT support tasks.

CompTIA Network+

The CompTIA Network+ course is trusted throughout the IT industry to provide networking professionals with the knowledge and skills needed to be successful. The course will teach you how to design and implement functional networks; configure, manage and maintain essential network devices; use devices to segment network traffic; implement network security, standards and protocols, and troubleshoot network problems. The CompTIA Network+ certification is highly regarded by companies such as Apple, HP, Verizon and USA Department of Defence.

CompTIA Security+

The CompTIA Security+ course is the bridge between CompTIA's core certifications and the specialised Cyber Security certifications. This course will assess your baseline cybersecurity skills and act as a springboard to the intermediate-level cybersecurity jobs. Security+ will teach you how to detect various types of compromises; understand penetration testing and vulnerability scanning concepts; install, configure and deploy network components while assessing and troubleshooting issues; implement secure network architecture concepts and systems design; implement and summarise risk management practices; install and configure wireless security settings and implement public key infrastructure.

The CompTIA Security+ certification ensures cybersecurity professionals know how to address security incidents and not just identify them.

CompTIA PenTest+

The CompTIA PenTest+ is the only certification that teaches professionals the knowledge and practical ability to test devices in new environments such as the cloud and mobile, in addition to traditional desktops and servers. The course will teach you how to gather information to prepare for exploitation, perform vulnerability scans and analyse the results; exploit network, wireless, application and RF-based vulnerabilities, summarise physical security attacks and perform post-exploitation techniques; conduct information gathering exercises with various tools and analyse output and basic scripts such as Bash, Python, Ruby and PowerShell. You will also learn how to utilise report writing and handle best practices explaining recommended mitigation strategies for discovered vulnerabilities.

This intermediate cybersecurity course has been created with input from organisations such as Brotherhood Mutual, TransUnion, Sands Corp, Integra, John Hopkins University and ASICS.

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