CND | Certified Network Defender
Want hands on, world-class training covering 14 of the most current network security domains? Then the Certified Network Defender course is for you
Meet the demandWith a predicted shortfall of 850,000 IT jobs in Europe alone by 2020, there’s never been a better time to get a job in cyber security
Career ready trainingExperience hands-on labs, based on major network security tools, giving you real world expertise on all current network security technologies and operations
Great earningsDue to incredible demand for certified professionals, the average salary for cyber security is currently £50,000
Average salary after completing
There is a global shortfall of cyber security professionals, amounting to a staggering 1.8m, with Europe alone expecting a shortage of 350,000
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If you’re looking to become a certified Network Administrator and become trained in protecting, detecting and responding to the threats on the network, then the CND certification is ideal for you.
A CND will gain a fundamental understanding of the true construct of data transfer, network technologies, software technologies so that they understand how networks operate, understand what software is automating and how to analyse the subject material.
In addition, network defence fundamentals, the application of network security controls, protocols, perimeter appliances, secure IDS, VPN and firewall configuration, intricacies of network traffic signature, analysis and vulnerability scanning are also covered which will help the Network Administrator design greater network security policies and successful incident response plans.
Your quick course guide
Certification: CDN – Certified Network Defender
Study time: 50-60 hours
Prerequisites: Official training from an accredited provider, such as the Learning People, or two years work experience in information security
Assessment: 1 x 240 minute exam, 100 questions
Resources: Internet access and email
Ideal for: Network security analysts, network security engineers, cybersecurity analysts