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CACE: Cyber Workforce Development

Georgia Southern Cyber Workforce Development Program

 

                         

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Check out the national heat map and career pathway recommendations at CyberSeek.org

Cyber Workforce Certifications

The fields of Risk Management, Digital Forensics, Penetration Testing, and Incident Handling are just some of the top career areas Armstrong offers technical skill certification support for in addition to our Cyber Academic training programs.

Coastal Regional Commission Training Program

CACE and the Georgia Coastal Regional Commission have partnered to bring industry certification training opportunities to the CRC Headquarters in Darien, GA in heart of the Georgia Coastal Cyber District. Through this partnership, CACE will be facilitating industry cyber workforce certifications for current cyber workforce members and those that desire to change or improve their current life position in this ever-evolving career field. 

Spring 2018 CRC Schedule

Certified Vulnerability Assessor - Cost $1800.00

This is s 5-day instructor-led course.

The CVA course focuses on foundational information such as the importance of a Vulnerability Assessment and how it can help an engineer prevent serious break-ins to your organization. In the CVA course, the student will be versed with basic malware and viruses and how they can infiltrate an organizations network. The student will also learn how to assess a company’s security posture and perform a basic vulnerability test to help secure the organization’s networking infrastructure. 

Course Outline: 
Module 1 – Why Vulnerability Assessment? 
Module 2 – Vulnerability Types 
Module 3 – Assessing the Network 
Module 4 – Assessing Web Servers & Applications 
Module 5 – Assessing Remote & VPN Services 
Module 6 – Vulnerability Assessment Tools of the Trade 
Module 7 – Output Analysis 

Registration includes: In 5-day instructor-led course, hard copy course materials, 12 months online access to the course video, e-book, prep guide, course completion certificate, 40 CPE credits, online certification exam w/1 free retake. 

This class will run from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm. The class will meet Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at the CRC Classroom in Darien, GA. Tuesday and Thursday will be mentor directed self-study time. The CRC campus address is 
1181 Coastal Dr SW, Darien, GA 31305 The CRC site phone is (912) 437-0800.

Dates:

MAR 12 - MAR 16, 2018

APR 16 - APR 20, 2018

May 14 - May 18, 2018

 

Through our strategic partnership with Cyber World Institute, we are also designated a training provider for the following industry certification organizations. 

                                    

                Download our Cyber Workforce Development Catalog

 


Virtual Lab TrainingEach of these Self-study packages in the roadmap gives you 12-month access to study the course content in your training account and then take the exam whenever you would like. Whether 3 days or 12 months, it is up to you and how fast you finish based on your life schedule. This is excellent for those who need flexible hours to help further their education.

The Center for Applied Cyber Education is committed to providing the best opportunities fo cyber workforce technical skill training. As we all know many of the skills required in this area are perishable and require a way to stay up to date and fresh on skills and changes.

Fundamentals of Information Security

This virtual lab environment has 16 labs that are mapped to the CompTIA Security+ domain framework. Purchasing an access key will provide you 24 hour a day access for 6 months to a learning environment that is similar to the performance-based portion of the Security+ exam. The structure of this course is not intended to teach you the domains of Security+, but rather give you an inexpensive environment to test your skills if already certified or to prepare for the exam.

Fundamentals of Ethical Hacking

This virtual lab environment has 15 labs that are mapped to the EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker domain framework. Purchasing an access key will provide you 24 hour a day access for 6 months to a learning environment that is similar to the performance-based portion of the CEH exam. The structure of this course is not intended to teach you the domains of CEH, but rather give you an inexpensive environment to test your skills if already certified or to prepare for the exam.

  ITEC 3700: Cyber Security I 

This virtual lab environment was specifically designed for your learning experience by Professor Frank Katz utilizing InfoSec learning virtual modeling capabilities. Purchasing this access key will provide you 24 hour a day access for 6 months to the learning environment designed for your Cyber Security I course.

   ITEC 4200: Cyber Security II

This virtual lab environment was specifically designed for your learning experience by Professor Frank Katz utilizing InfoSec learning virtual modeling capabilities. Purchasing this access key will provide you 24 hour a day access for 6 months to the learning environment designed for your Cyber Security II course.

  ITEC 4800: Network Security

This virtual lab environment was specifically designed for your learning experience by Professor Frank Katz utilizing InfoSec Learning virtual modeling capabilities. Purchasing this access key will provide you 24 hour a day access for 6 months to the learning environment designed for your Network Security course.