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Security: Physical Risks and Disasters    NEW!

A major disaster could cripple your organization and disrupt service to your customers. Learn how to evaluate risks against your network systems and data. Examine risk management and mitigation as well as how to create a policy to govern your efforts.

We will investigate how different physical security systems from cameras to entry controls can help secure infrastructure. We will also learn how two-factor or multi-factor authentication works to improve or sometimes compromise security.

Lastly, we will learn how to respond to a security incident and how to implement a disaster recovery plan for various issues which can occur.

This class maps to objectives in both the Security+ and GSEC exams. Recommended as the 2nd course in the Information Security Certificate.

Upon completion of this course, you should be able to:
  • Describe and understand risks to a cyber infrastructure
  • Implement risk mitigation strategies
  • Utilize physical security devices and methods
  • Utilize Multi-factor authentication systems like SMS
  • Manage and respond to security incidents
  • Create and implement a disaster recovery plan
  • Plan for business continuity
  • Implement backup and restore to save data
  • Implement policies to ensure our strategies are used properly

Audience: Any computer technology professional needing IT security professional skillsets. Candidates needing help preparing for Security + or GSEC exams.

Recommended Prerequisites: Windows Experience


Security: Physical Risks and Disasters NEW!

Item: C388 Jim Parshall
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM ONLINE
Sessions: 2 W Th Location: ONLINE
, WA
3/9/2022 - 3/10/2022 Fee: $650.00

This class is offered online using Zoom.

Zoom Requirements:

  • Access to a computer with speakers & microphone (or the ability to call in via phone).
  • A web camera (suggested but not required).
  • Access to high-speed internet.

Zoom link will be sent prior to the start of class.

Refund Policy: Cancellations must be received five business days prior to the first day of class in order to receive a full refund.