eLearning - CompTIA Cyber Security Analyst+ with Live Labs and Exam

Key Information

Subject Area

Subject Area
Personal Learning Accounts

Mode of Study
Mode of Study
eLearning Study is in a self-paced, self-organised manner using an internet enabled device.
Location

Location
Flexible

Sector

Sector
Cyber Security

Start Date

Courses starting from
01 August 2021

In a nutshell

A Personal Learning Account is a new initiative from the Welsh Government. It is a free and flexible way to learn. The initiative will offer people the chance to access free, part-time courses that offer flexible and convenient learning around their existing lifestyle.

CompTIA is the world's largest vendor-neutral IT certification body. The CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CySA+) course teaches you how to use behavioural analytics to improve the overall state of IT security through preventing, detecting and combatting cybersecurity threats.

CySA+ is the most up-to-date security analyst certification that covers advanced threats in the digital age.

This course is for...

...anyone over 19, living in Wales.

...anyone in employment and earning less than £29,534 a year.

...you are an IT or cyber security professional who is looking to build their portfolio and skillset.

Course content

This course includes:

  • Assessing Information Security Risk
  • Analyzing the Threat Landscape
  • Analyzing Reconnaissance Threats to Computing and Network Environments
  • Analyzing Attacks on Computing and Network Environments
  • Analyzing Post-Attack Techniques
  • Managing Vulnerabilities in the Organization
  • Implementing Penetration Testing to Evaluate Security
  • Collecting Cybersecurity Intelligence
  • Analyzing Log Data
  • Performing Active Asset and Network Analysis
  • Responding to Cybersecurity Incidents
  • Investigating Cybersecurity Incidents
  • Addressing Security Architecture Issues
  • Appendix A: Mapping Course Content to CyberSec First Responder (Exam CFR-210)
  • Appendix B: Mapping Course Content to CompTIA® CyberSecurity Analyst+ (Exam CS0-001)
  • Appendix C: Security Resources
  • Appendix D: U.S. Department of Defence Operational Security
  • Identifying vulnerabilities, risks and threats to an organisation
  • Secure and protect applications and systems within an organisation
  • Prevent, detect and combat security threats
  • Cyber incident response

There will be a CompTIA CySA+ Exam.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal requirements, but you’ll need a strong background and knowledge in IT.

Additional information

This course is delivered by eLearning. This means that you should be motivated to study in a self-paced, self-organised manner using an internet enabled device.

The course includes an exam which is invigilated online and you need to have access to an internet enabled device with a microphone and a webcam.

Have any questions or are not sure if this is the right course for you?

Contact us on 01495 333597 / 07485 314832
or email pla@coleggwent.ac.uk

All courses may be subject to change and cancelled if deemed not viable to run.

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