What you will learn
This learning path takes a deep dive into cybersecurity management. As you progress through 30 courses, you’ll gain a comprehensive understanding of managing a security program, including implementing security policies and procedures, performing vulnerability and risk assessments, planning for business continuity and disaster recovery, and using a variety of technical tools and controls for asset security, access control, threat detection and more. Upon completion, you’ll have a broad range of knowledge related to managing a cybersecurity program that you can carry over to your next job role or project.
Course — 00:49:20
K0002, K0005, K0047, K0048, K0162, K0165, K0169, K0214, K0295, K0455, K0527
Dive deep into risk management, including risk frameworks, assessments and modeling, as well as employee security awareness, vendor security and other issues.
Course — 00:22:31
K0004, K0006, K0157, K0169, K0215, K0242, K0243, K0264
Explore security policies and control frameworks and how they help drive the overall security of an organization.
Course — 00:39:36
K0049, K0065, K0083, K0195, K0287, K0377, K0622
Learn how to secure sensitive data, including managing and classifying data, working with data at rest and in transit, and implementing data security controls.
Access Control Fundamentals
Course — 01:37:36
K0007, K0033, K0056, K0065, K0071, K0104, K0158, K0179, K0211, K0332, K0336, K0452, K0488, S0023, S0031
Take a deep dive into one of the fundamental concepts of security: access control. Learn how to give the right people access to the right information in a secure way.
Computer Crime Investigations
Course — 00:32:17
K0017, K0118, K0122, K0123, K0125, K0128, K0133, K0155, K0156, K0184, K0222, K0251, K0304, K0433
Refresh your knowledge of cybercrime investigations with this overview course covering the investigation process and the discovery of digital evidence.
Preventative & Detective Measures
Course — 00:39:25
K0004, K0006, K0049, K0073, K0074, K0132, K0145, K0167, K0205, K0275, K0480, K0487, K0488, K0561
Explore ways to prevent cyber threats from impacting your organization, and learn how to quickly detect the threats that do slip through your defenses.
Course — 00:36:21
K0006, K0021, K0026, K0032, K0150, K0210, K0292, K0399, K0519, K0527
Don’t let a lack of preparedness compound the effects of a disaster. Learn how to create and test a disaster recovery plan in this six-video course.
Introduction to IS Governance
Course — 00:11:22
Three videos provide an introduction to information security governance, including the use of governance and why it is important for an organization.
IS Roles and Responsibilities
Course — 00:06:04
Refresh your knowledge of information security roles and responsibilities with three videos on key roles and responsibilities, risk management and associated topics.
Information Security Strategy
Course — 00:21:25
K0002, K0101, K0146, K0293, K0432
Five videos take you through the core tenets of information security strategy, including strategy elements and metrics.
IS Resources and Constraints
Course — 00:12:17
K0002, K0007, K0065, K0072, K0199, K0200, K0496, K0501, K0527
Information security resources and constraints are examined in this two-video course covering personnel, organizational structure and more.
Implementation Action Plan
Course — 00:11:31
K0054, K0121, K0198, K0258, K0501
Two videos help you review action plan types, action plan implementation strategies and information security program objectives.
Strategy and Implementation
Course — 00:17:07
K0002, K0006, K0165, K0263, K0527
Take a fresh look at risk management strategy and implementation. Includes vocabulary, phases and tips for effective information risk management.
Business and Industry Influences and Risks
Course — 00:15:37
K0002, K0146, K0527
Brush up on your knowledge of business and industry influences and risks with this course on enterprise risk management (ERM) and business models.
Security & Privacy Policies and Procedures
Course — 00:24:27
K0002, K0003, K0004, K0026, K0048, K0101, K0199, K0260, K0261, K0262, K0267, K0527
This course helps you refresh your knowledge of security and privacy policies and procedures.
Risk Mitigation Strategies and Controls
Course — 00:26:11
K0002, K0004, K0048, K0148, K0165, K0169, K0194, K0267, K0527, K0556
Dive into risk mitigation strategies and controls with this course on risk scenarios, responses and more.
Risk Metric Scenarios
Course — 00:12:56
K0002, K0183, K0527
This course on risk metric scenarios covers analyzing scenarios to secure enterprises and reviewing existing security.
Course — 00:17:16
K0002, K0006, K0149, K0165, K0263
Two videos take you through risk assessment methodologies, vocabulary and examples.
Asset Classification and Operational Considerations
Course — 00:10:20
K0021, K0090, K0154, K0195, K0211, K0267, K0270, K0287, K0291
Review asset classification and operational considerations in five videos, covering vocabulary, diagrams, key terms and important takeaways.
Software Vulnerabilities and Security Controls
Course — 00:37:04
K0005, K0049, K0070, K0140, K0624
In this course, we take you through the fundamentals of software vulnerabilities and security controls.
Monitoring and Communication
Course — 00:06:36
Enhance your risk management skills with three videos on risk monitoring and communication.
Vulnerability Assessment Methods and Tools
Course — 00:21:13
K0005, K0006, K0013, K0106, K0177, K0301, K0342
This course helps you broaden your understanding of vulnerability assessment and tools, including tool lists and test types.
Security Program Architecture
Course — 00:22:06
K0006, K0047, K0087, K0121
Information security program architecture is reviewed and dissected in ten videos. Controls, objectives, program elements and more provide a strong foundation for an aspiring security manager.
Securing Communications and Collaboration Solutions
Course — 00:14:55
K0136, K0445, K0446
Secure your communications and collaboration solutions with this course covering BYOD, mobile device management and more.
Incident Response and Recovery Procedures
Course — 00:16:58
K0021, K0026, K0041, K0042, K0118, K0125, K0128, K0132, K0133, K0150, K0292
Prepare for possible trouble with this course on incident response and recovery procedures, including designing systems to facilitate incident response.
Security Program Activities
Course — 00:19:31
K0002, K0006, K0065, K0121, K0154, K0165, K0230, K0263, K0264, K0317, K0381, K0579
Explore security program activities with two videos on business case development, program development, documentation and more.
Controls, Metrics and Monitoring
Course — 00:17:07
K0002, K0007, K0065, K0622
Take a closer look at what tools you have with this course on controls, metrics and monitoring for security managers.
Effective Incident Management
Course — 00:25:21
K0042, K0150, K0292, K0381
Review effective incident management with eight videos on metrics, response procedures and more.
IR, BC and DR Planning and Procedures
Course — 00:28:23
K0026, K0041, K0042, K0146, K0150, K0231, K0292, K0381, K0399
The fundamentals of incident response, business continuity and disaster recovery are explored in six videos.
Learning path insights
How to claim CPEs
Should you complete this learning path, you’ll be able to download a certificate of completion. Use this to claim your CPEs or CPUs.
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.
- All-Source Analyst
- Mission Assessment Specialist
- Exploitation Analyst
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