Find out more about Certificate IV in Cyber Security from Holmesglen TAFE
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The online Certificate IV in Cyber Security equips you with practical skills and knowledge to excel in a technical support role within a cyber security operations center. It serves as an excellent entry point for those interested in pursuing a career in cybersecurity. By completing this program, you’ll acquire the knowledge and technical skills necessary to monitor the risk of cyber security attacks, implement appropriate software, employ a range of tools and procedures to mitigate cyber security threats, safeguard organizations from insider security breaches, and design systems to minimize network vulnerabilities and risks.
This course will open many avenues for you as a cyber security support officer, desktop support technician, cyber security intrusion tester, security support officer or security PEN tester, to name a few.
Pathways to further study:
Applicants must have successfully completed Year 12 or equivalent or be of mature age. All applicants must be at least 18 years of age. Holmesglen also requires that all applicants possess the following abilities:
Applicants intending to learn remotely will require access to a PC computer or laptop with the following minimum specifications:
Prior to enrolment or commencement of training, you will be required to complete a literacy and numeracy assessment and a Pre-Training Review interview. These will assist with determining your suitability for the course, verify your training plan and identify any learning support needs.
Prerequisite Unit Requirements
To study VU23218 Implement network security infrastructure for an organization, learners must complete the prerequisite unit:
VU23217 Recognize the need for cyber security in an organization.
BSBINS401 Analyse and present research information
VU23213 Utilize basic network concepts and protocols required in cyber security.
VU23214 Configure and secure networked end points
ICTPRG435 Write scripts for software applications.
ICTCLD401 Configure cloud services.
VU23222 Expose website security vulnerabilities.
VU23223 Apply cyber security legislation, privacy and ethical practices.
BSBWHS309 Contribute effectively to WHS communication and consultation processes.
ICTNWK422 Install and manage servers.
VU23215 Test concepts and procedures for cyber security
VU23219 Manage the security infrastructure for an organization.
VU23221 Evaluate and test an incident response plan for an enterprise.
VU23218 Implement network security infrastructure for an organization.
VU23220 Develop and carry out a cyber security industry project.
ICTICT443 Work collaboratively in the ICT industry
Please enquire directly with Holmesglen TAFE via their website to find out more.
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