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Physical Security

Don't forget about physical security! Explore how to keep your business secure starting with secure design and construction to physical intrusion detection and more.

8 videos  //  52 minutes of training

Course description

Physical security is any organization’s first line of defense, and understanding it is key. Learn the hows and whys of physical security with eight videos covering facility design and construction, perimeter defenses, internal facilities security, physical intrusion detection, personnel safety and more. Discover the difference between deterrent, detective and preventive controls, and learn about crime prevention through environmental design (CPTED), piggybacking, tailgating, defense-in-depth in physical security and appropriate choices of locks and keys.

Course syllabus

Facility DesignDuration: 5:10

Facility ConstructionDuration: 2:56

Physical SecurityDuration: 9:10

Perimeter DefensesDuration: 8:12

Doors and LocksDuration: 5:42

Internal Facilities SecurityDuration: 9:29

Physical Intrusion DetectionDuration: 8:46

Personnel SafetyDuration: 2:42

Meet the author

Infosec

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At Infosec, we believe knowledge is the most powerful tool in the fight against cybercrime. We help IT and security professionals advance their careers with a full regimen of certification and skills training. We also empower all employees with security awareness training to stay cybersecure at work and home. Driven by smart people wanting to do good, Infosec educates entire organizations on how to defend themselves from cybercrime. That’s what we do every day — equipping everyone with the latest security skills so the good guys win.

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