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This course prepares for the EC-Council Certified Network Defender (CND) exam. You will gain key skills that network engineers need to protect, detect and respond to the threats on their networks.
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This comprehensive online course is specifically designed to prepare network engineers for the Certified Network Defender (CND) certification exam offered by the EC-Council (ECC). The CND certification is globally recognized and validates your ability to protect networks and maintain operations during cyber-attacks effectively.
Throughout this CND course, you will delve into various modules that cover essential topics such as network security controls, protocols, and devices. You will learn how to strengthen security infrastructures by effectively implementing intrusion detection and prevention systems and troubleshooting network problems. The course also provides in-depth training on implementing secure virtual private networks (VPNs) for organizations and identifying and mitigating threats to wireless networks.
One of the key highlights of this CND training program is its alignment with global CND responsibilities and Department of Defense (DoD) job roles for system/network administrators. This ensures that the skills and knowledge you acquire are highly relevant and applicable in real-world scenarios. The course follows a vendor-neutral approach, allowing you to understand network security principles and practices comprehensively without being tied to any specific technology or platform.
Upon completing this course, you will receive a voucher covering the certifying exam's cost. This allows you to schedule and take the exam remotely using a proctor function, providing flexibility and convenience in the certification process.
By enrolling in this course and earning the CND certification, you will become proficient in network security, gain the necessary skills to protect networks from cyber breaches, and enhance your professional credibility in this high-demand field.
What you will learn
How you will benefit
Instructional Material Requirements:
The instructional materials required for this course are included in enrollment and will be available online. The materials are non-refundable upon registration.
There are no mandatory prerequisites prior to taking this Certified Network Defender (CND) training. However, students should have an understanding of basic networking fundamentals and terminology.
Our highly knowledgeable Enrollment Specialists will answer any questions you might have about the course and payment options.
Eric Reed has over 15 years' experience in IT consulting. He has consulted and delivered certification and customized training to the U.S. military, and for many Fortune 100 and Fortune 500 companies. Eric has delivered CEH, CHFI, and ECSA/LPT for the last ten years and was named "EC-Council Instructor of the Year" seven times, as well as being the recipient of the Circle of Excellence Award in 2006, 2007 and 2010. Eric holds many industry certifications, including EC-Council's CND, CNDA, CHFI, ECSA, CEH and LPT.
What is the average cyber network defender salary?
According to ZipRecruiter, as of July 4th, 2023, the average cyber network defender salary in the U.S. is $101,712.
Who benefits the most from this certification?
The Certified Network Defender (CND) certification is highly beneficial for individuals in various roles, including entry-level network administrators, entry-level network security administrators, data security analysts, junior network security engineers, junior network defense technicians, security analysts, and security operators.
Does this course prepare you for a certification?
Yes. You will be prepared for the Certified Network Defender (CND) certification exam offered by the EC-Council (ECC). The certification is recognized by the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) 8140 Accredited, ANSI Board of Accreditation (ANAB), and the American Council on Education (ACE).
You will receive an exam voucher after the successful completion of the course and financial obligation.
When can I start the course?
This course is open enrollment, so you can register and start the course as soon as you are ready. Access to your course can take 24-48 business hours.
How long does it take to complete this course?
This course is self-paced and open enrollment, so you can start when you want and finish at your own pace. When you register, you'll receive six (6) months to complete the course.
What if I don't have enough time to complete my course within the time frame provided?
The time allotted for course completion has been calculated based on the number of course hours. However, if you are unable to complete the course, contact the student advising team to see what options you may have available to work out a suitable completion date. Please note that an extension fee may be charged.
What kind of support will I receive?
Our courses are designed to accommodate various learning preferences. Depending on the course structure, you may get different forms of support. Self-paced courses are designed to be user-friendly and independent, minimizing the need for external support. In courses with instructors, our direct platform support feature includes opportunities for questions, discussions, and remediation, with email and phone support available for select courses. Our student advising team is available to guide you on program requirements and administrative requests, but they do not provide assistance with course content. Our goal is to provide you with the necessary support for success, whether it's through self-paced exploration, direct communication, or guidance from our advising team.
What happens when I complete the course?
Upon successful completion of the course, you will be awarded a Certificate of Completion.
Am I guaranteed a job?
This course will provide you with the skills you need to obtain an entry-level position in most cases. Potential students should always do research on the job market in their area before registering.
Can I get financial assistance?
This course is non-credit, so it does not qualify for federal aid, FAFSA, or Pell Grant. In some states, vocational rehab or workforce development boards will pay for qualified students to take our courses. Additionally, some students may qualify for financial assistance when they enroll if they meet certain requirements. Financing is available from select schools. Learn more about financial assistance.
How can I get more information about this course?
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