Security Tools & Technologies

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Course Details

  • Location: Downtown Seattle, Online
  • Duration: 9 weeks
  • Times: Evenings
  • Cost : $1,209

Next Start Date:

January 9, 2020

This course is part of a certificate program. You can also take it without enrolling in the program.

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About this Course


This is a hands-on, lab-driven course that analyzes cloud, data, and Internet security strategies in the context of the total systems architecture of a business. You will examine technologies, tools, and techniques designed for specific threat categories and vulnerabilities at various structural levels of an information system.

What You’ll Learn

  • Common security tools and technologies and how they fit into the overall technology stack of an organization
  • Offensive security and hacking
  • The application of security technologies such as access control, hardening, firewalls and more
  • How to advocate for practical security solutions

Get Hands-On Experience

You’ll explore a variety of security tools and technologies through a weekly demo and lab on the “tool of the week.”

Program Overview

This course is part of the Certificate in Cybersecurity.

Learning Formats

Online With Real-Time Meetings

Combine the convenience of online learning with the immediacy of real-time interaction. You’ll stream courses online and interact with your instructors and fellow students via chat, web conferencing or phone, all in real time. Learn More »

Classroom

Attend classes part time at one of our convenient locations in the Puget Sound region. You’ll engage face to face with your classmates and instructors as part of a highly interactive curriculum. Learn More »

Course Sessions

Online With Real-Time Meetings

Online

NONCREDIT COURSE

You'll earn 3 continuing education units (CEUs) for successfully completing this course. Learn more about noncredit courses.

Classroom

Meet your instructor

Mike Tobias

Senior Information Security Engineer | Getty Images

NONCREDIT COURSE

You'll earn 3 continuing education units (CEUs) for successfully completing this course. Learn more about noncredit courses.