Today's organizations are challenged with rapidly detecting cybersecurity breaches and effectively responding to security incidents. Teams of people in Security Operations Centers (SOC’s) keep a vigilant eye on security systems, protecting their organizations by detecting and responding to cybersecurity threats.
The Cisco Certified CyberOps certification prepares candidates to begin a career working with associate-level cybersecurity analysts within security operations centers.
**The new Cisco Certified CyberOps Associate certification replaces the current CCNA Cyber Ops certification**
Beginning May 29, 2020, Cisco released an updated, consolidated exam, 200-201 CBROPS, this replaces the current 210-250 SECOPS and 210-255 SECFND exams. And new training, Understanding Cisco Cybersecurity Operations Fundamentals (CBROPS) is coming soon
Prep: Networking Essentials/Network+ certification or equivalent knowledge is helpful along with network-related IT experience.
Certified Cisco Networking Associate - CCNA 1 v7 (Introduction to Networks) Online
Begin preparing for a networking career with this introduction to how networks operate. This first course in the 3-course CCNA series introduces architectures, models, protocols, and networking elements – functions needed to support the operations and priorities of Fortune 500 companies to small innovative retailers. You’ll even get the chance to build simple local area networks (LANs) yourself. You’ll have a working knowledge of IP addressing schemes, foundational network security, and be able to perform basic configurations for routers and switches.
*This is the first course in a 3-course CCNA series designed to prepare participants for entry-level networking jobs.
Required prep: Must have access to a computer with Windows as well as Internet access outside of class to complete assignments. Experience with hardware and computer troubleshooting, familiarity with computer terms, experience with Windows operating system.
Certified Cisco Networking Associate - CCNA2 v7 (Switching, Routing and Wireless Essentials) Online
Delve further into the world of networking with the second CCNA course in a 3-course series. This course focuses on switching technologies and router operations that support small-to-medium business networks, including wireless local area networks (WLAN) and security concepts. You’ll perform basic network configuration and troubleshooting, identify and mitigate LAN security threats, and configure and secure a basic WLAN.
*This is the second course in a 3-course CCNA series designed to prepare participants for networking technician jobs.
Required prep: Completion of CCNAv7: Introduction to Networks or equivalent knowledge and experience
Certified Cisco Networking Associate - CCNA3 v7 (Networking, Security and Automation) Online
Large enterprises depend heavily on the smooth operation of their network infrastructures. This is why networking professionals are vital to every organization and those with networking skills can land a great job and set their sights on a rewarding career! This third course in the 3-course CCNA series describes the architectures and considerations related to designing, securing, operating, and troubleshooting enterprise networks. It covers wide area network (WAN) technologies and quality of service (QoS) mechanisms used for secure remote access along with the introduction of software-defined networking, virtualization, and automation concepts that support the digitalization of networks.
*This is the third course in a 3-course series which prepares participants for networking analyst and engineering positions.
Required prep: Completion of CCNAv7: Switching, Routing, and Wireless Essentials or equivalent knowledge and experience
IT Essentials (Cisco Networking Academy) Online
Imagine building a computer then connecting it securely to a network. This exciting first step could lead to a rewarding IT career. Because a sure way to excel—no matter which area of IT you choose—is to learn the right computer fundamentals. IT Essentials covers this as well as shares the career skills needed for entry-level IT jobs. Plus, you’ll enjoy working with Cisco's Networking Academy’s advanced simulation tools and having multiple hands-on labs to really hone your troubleshooting skills and immediately practice what you learn! Also prepare for the CompTIA A+ Certification. No prerequisites or computer knowledge required.
Network+ prepares you for a career in IT infrastructure. Knowing how to install, configure, operate, manage, maintain, and troubleshoot a computer network is a highly marketable and exciting skill.
After completing this course and the accompanying hands-on lab exercises, you will be prepared to select the best network design, hardware, and software for your environment. You will also have the skills to build a network from scratch and maintain, upgrade, troubleshoot, and manage an existing network. With additional self-study, you will be prepared to take CompTIA’s Network+ certification exam. The certification is not included and can be added at the price of the exam upon request.
Prep: A+ certification or equivalent knowledge is helpful along with network-related IT experience
Section - COM2124-008
40.0 Contact Hrs | | Honolulu Community College | $1945
No meetings on November 3 and 11. This course is distance-delivered with a combination of live lectures, readings, and labs. Access to a computer with Internet access is required. Self-study is expected outside of class hours.
Although test prep for the certification exam is included, additional self-study is required. Price includes certification exam which is scheduled for the last days of the course.
Networking Essentials (Cisco Networking Academy) Online
Networking is at the heart of the digital transformation. Although often unseen, it enables us to stay connected as we move around freely using our laptop or smartphone. This course teaches the basic networking concepts and the skills that you can put to use right away. Its underlying principles can help you set-up a SOHO (small-office/home-office) network or even put you on the path to managing a larger-scale business network. This course is often taken for those on the path to becoming a network technician, cable installer or help desk technician.
This course will prepare you for the CompTIA Network+ certification exam.
Networking Essentials will provide you with the following core skills:
- How to plan and install a network using real equipment
- Practice verifying and troubleshooting network and internet connectivity
- Develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills using real equipment and Cisco Packet Tracer
- Configure common Internet applications, basic IP services, and set up sharing between computers
Prep: IT Essentials or A+ certification or equivalent knowledge is helpful along and/or network-related IT experience.
Section - COM2156-002
Security+ Certification Prep
This course prepares for the CompTIA Security+ Certification Exam. CompTIA Security+ is the first security certification IT professionals should earn. It establishes the core knowledge required of any cybersecurity role & provides a springboard to intermediate-level cybersecurity jobs. Security+ incorporates best practices in hands-on trouble-shooting to ensure security professionals have practical security problem-solving skills. Cybersecurity professionals with Security+ know how to address security incidents - not just identify them.
Security+ is compliant with ISO 17024 standards and approved by the US DoD to meet directive 8140/8570.01-M requirements.
Students will be provided the COMPTIA Security+ Exam Prep Bundle which will include an ebook study guide, practice exam, one exam voucher and one exam retake voucher.