SSCP

SSCP 

What is SSCP 

Introduction 

The Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP) is the ideal certification for those with proven technical skills and practical, hands-on security knowledge in operational IT roles. A 1-year prerequisite pathway will be granted for candidates who received a degree (bachelors or masters) in a cybersecurity program. 

Prerequisites 

In order to attend this SSCP training course, delegates must have experience amounting to a year in the realm of information systems security, or within a job role that requires individuals to implement their knowledge of information security 

Who Should attend? 

Anyone who wishes to gain an understanding of the basic concepts of SSCP can attend this course. This training course is well-suited for: 

  • Management Participants 
  • Students at Beginner Level 
  • Technical and Non-technical Participants 

Course Structure 

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Course Content 

Module 1: Access Controls 

  • Implementing Authentication Methods 
  • Implementing Access Controls 
  • Operating Internetwork Trust Architectures 
  • The Identity Management Lifecycle 

Module 2: Security Operations and Administration 

  • Comprehending and Complying with the Code of Ethics 
  • Understanding Security Concepts 
  • Documenting and Operating Security Controls 
  • Asset Management 
  • Implementing and Evaluating Compliance with Controls 
  • Participation in Security Awareness and Training 
  • Participation in Physical Security Operations 
  • Change Management Participation 

Module 3: Risk Identification, Monitoring, and Analysis 

  • Understanding the Process of Risk Management 
  • Performing Security Assessment Activities 
  • Operating and Maintaining Monitoring Systems 
  • Analyzing the Results of Monitoring 

Module 4: Incident Response and Recovery 

  • Incident Handling Participation 
  • Understanding and Supporting Forensic Investigations 
  • Comprehending and Supporting BCP and DRP 

Module 5: Cryptography 

  • Understanding and Applying Fundamental Concepts of Cryptography 
  • Understanding Cryptography Requirements 
  • Comprehending and Supporting Secure Protocols 
  • Operating and Implementing Cryptographic Systems 

Module 6: Network and Communications Security 

  • Understanding Network-Related Security Issues 
  • Protecting Telecommunications Technologies 
  • Controlling Network Access 
  • Managing LAN-Based Security 
  • Running and Configuring Network-Based Security Devices 
  • Implementing and Operating Wireless Technologies 

Module 7: Systems and Application Security 

  • Identifying and Evaluating Malicious Code and Activity 
  • Enforcing and Operating Endpoint Device Security 
  • Running and Configuring Cloud Security 
  • Securing Large Data Systems 
  • Operating and Securing Virtual Environments 

Why choose Tip Technology? 

  • Tip Technologies provide you course ware materials, practice questions, answer templates and exam guidance 
  • We make your learning experience enjoyable 
  • We provide pre- and post-course support so you never feel alone 
  • All of our trainings are hands-on, using real-world examples 

Advantages of SSCP 

  • The SSCP is an advanced security administration certification that helps validate skills needed to secure businesses’ critical assets. 
  • SSCP certification proves that IT pros possess the advanced technical skills needed to implement, manage and administer IT infrastructure. It also covers how to apply security best practices such as those espoused by the experts at (ISC)². 
  • Beyond improving your skills, this designation can advance your career. You also can join a community of cybersecurity leaders who can support you throughout your career. 
  • The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) has recognized and accredited the SSCP under its ISO 17024 information security standard