Developing and Implementing Software Course

Get ready for a deep dive into the details of programming with this course on developing software.

16 minutes

Course description

Programming is an important skill in today’s world, and it only grows in value as computers become more and more complex. In this course, you’ll be introduced to the art of developing and implementing software. Beginning with introductory concepts and terminology, you’ll look at programming languages, pseudo-code, looping, branching, functions and more.


Ask Me Anything about Programming

Video - 00:04:00

In this episode, Scott discusses additional questions about arrays, vectors, functions and interpreted languages.
Programming with a PBJ Sandwich

Video - 00:08:00

In this mouthwatering episode, Scott explores program development through an extended food prep analogy. You’ll learn essential terminology and processes involved in computer programming, such as flow charts, pseudo-code, objects, looping, branching and more. And you get to eat the results at the end!
Introduction to Programming

Video - 00:04:00

In this episode, Scott introduces concepts and terminology about programming, the skill that enables talented individuals to add functions to computing devices. You’ll learn about varieties of programming languages, such as Assembly and Java, used by programmers for various tasks.

Meet the author

Mike Meyers

Mike Meyers, affectionately called the "Alpha Geek," is the industry's leading authority on CompTIA certifications. He is the president and co-founder of Total Seminars, LLC, a provider of PC and network repair seminars, books, videos and courseware for thousands of organizations throughout the world. Mike has been involved in the computer and network repair industry since 1987 as a technician, instructor, author, consultant and speaker. He has sold over a million IT and certification books, including the best-selling CompTIA A+ Certification All-in-One Exam Guide and CompTIA Network+ Certification All-in-One Exam Guide. He has personally taught thousands of students, including U.S. senators, U.S. Supreme Court Justices, members of the United Nation, every branch of the U.S. Armed Forces, many branches of the Department of Justice, hundreds of corporate clients and academic students at every level.

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  • 1,400+ hands-on courses and labs
  • Certification practice exams
  • Skill assessments

Associated NICE Work Roles

All Infosec training maps directly to the NICE Workforce Framework for Cybersecurity to guide you from beginner to expert across 52 Work Roles.

  • Multi-Disciplined Language Analyst
  • Cyber Operator
  • Systems Security Analyst

Plans & pricing

Infosec Skills Personal

$299 / year

  • 190+ role-guided learning paths (e.g., Ethical Hacking, Threat Hunting)
  • 100s of hands-on labs in cloud-hosted cyber ranges
  • Custom certification practice exams (e.g., CISSP, Security+)
  • Skill assessments
  • Infosec peer community support

Infosec Skills Teams

$799 per license / year

  • Team administration and reporting
  • Dedicated client success manager
  • Single sign-on (SSO)
    Easily authenticate and manage your learners by connecting to any identity provider that supports the SAML 2.0 standard.
  • Integrations via API
    Retrieve training performance and engagement metrics and integrate learner data into your existing LMS or HRS.
  • 190+ role-guided learning paths and assessments (e.g., Incident Response)
  • 100s of hands-on labs in cloud-hosted cyber ranges
  • Create and assign custom learning paths
  • Custom certification practice exams (e.g., CISSP, CISA)
  • Optional upgrade: Guarantee team certification with live boot camps

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