Class Details

Price: $1,890

Course Includes:

  • Class exercises in addition to training instruction
  • Courseware books, notepads, pens, highlighters and other materials
  • Full breakfast with variety of bagels, fruits, yogurt, doughnuts and juice
  • Tea, coffee, and soda available throughout the day
  • Freshly baked cookies every afternoon - *only at participating locations

The training is designed to provide fundamental knowledge for understanding network security posture and best practices for vulnerability assessment.

This course on Network Defense prepares students for the proactive vulnerability assessment necessary for organizational security. Students learn about methods for assessing systems for weaknesses to combat potential new vulnerabilities in operating systems, software, hardware, and human elements.

For group training options please contact out Training and Certification Consultants at (240) 667-7757 or email

Course Outline

Module 1: Network Security Fundamentals

Module 2: TCP/IP

Module 3: Network Traffic Signatures

Module 4: Routing Fundamentals

Module 5: Cryptography

Module 6: Wireless Networking Fundamentals

Module 7: Understanding Wireless Network Security

Module 8: Intrusion Detection and Prevention System Concepts

Module 9: Firewall Concepts

Module 10: Firewall Design and Management

Module 11: VPN Concepts

Module 12: Internet and Web Security

Module 13: Security Policy Design and Implementation

Module 14: Ongoing Security Management


Participants will do the following:

  • Describe the threats to network security
  • Explain the goals of network security
  • Describe a layered approach to network defense
  • Explain how network security defenses affect your organization
  • Explain the fundamentals of TCP/IP networking
  • Describe IPv4 packet structure and explain packet fragmentation
  • Describe Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
  • Explain the goals of routing
  • Identify goals and methods cryptography
  • Describe the goals of wireless networking
  • Identify best firewalls for specific situations
  • Define and explain VPN concepts
  • Identify and describe internet web security goals
  • Design a sound security policy

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Date Location
04/08/19 - 04/11/19, 4 days, 8:30AM – 4:30PM Columbia, MD Register
04/08/19 - 04/11/19, 4 days, 8:30AM – 4:30PM Online Register
08/05/19 - 08/08/19, 4 days, 8:30AM – 4:30PM Online Register
08/05/19 - 08/08/19, 4 days, 8:30AM – 4:30PM Columbia, MD Register