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Introduction to PC Security

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Employment, Measurable skills gain, Other

Method of Delivery

Online, e-learning, or distance learning

When offered

Other

Instructional Program (CIP)

Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance. 111003

Description

An introductory course to determine aptitude and interest in further tech training and/or career.


This course will quickly bring you up to speed on the fundamentals of PC and network security. You will understand and explore the vulnerability of operating systems, software, and networks. Then, you will get into the minds of hackers and crackers, developing an understanding of the exploits they use to access your computer without your knowledge. You will find out why, where and how viruses, worms, and blended threats are created. You will learn a safe way to handle files and data across the Internet through a virtual private network. By the end of this course you will be able to install and configure a firewall to build an impenetrable moat around your computer or network.


A program that prepares individuals to assess the security needs of computer and network systems, recommend safeguard solutions, and manage the implementation and maintenance of security devices, systems, and procedures. Includes instruction in computer architecture, programming, and systems analysis; networking; telecommunications; cryptography; security system design; applicable law and regulations; risk assessment and policy analysis; contingency planning; user access issues; investigation techniques; and troubleshooting.

Details

Program Length (Weeks)

6

Hours

24

Entrance Requirements

None

School

UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS - GLOBAL CAMPUS - PROFESSIONAL & WORKFORCE DEV.

WIOA Approved Program

Yes

Training Location(s)

702 SE 5th St

Local WIB

5025 - Northwest

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

None

Refund Policy

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

No

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?

Yes

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?

No

Cost Items

In-State/District Tuition

$115.00 Course Fee

Out-of-State/District Tuition

$115.00

Total In-State Program Cost

$115.00

Total Out-of-State Program Cost

$115.00

Demand Occupation(s)

15-1212.00Information Security Analysts
$47.00 per hour

Provider Status

Approved

Address

702 SE 5th Street, Bentonville, Arkansas 72712

Phone Number

(855) 402-3300

Last Updated

Mar 25, 2021

Created

Oct 13, 2020