Continuing Education

Cybersecurity

Campus

The location where your NAIT courses will be held.

Credential

The type of certification you will earn after completing your program.

  • Certificate Achievement - An approved non-credit program that has a formal summative assessment component, has mappped program or course outcomes, and is subject to a regular quality curriculum review process.
  • Certificate Completion - A non-credit program that has no formal summative assessment component and is subject to a regular quality curriculum review process.
  • Continuing Education/Non-Credit - NAIT offers a wide range of non-credit programs and courses for personal and professional development in a number of interesting and exciting fields. These options are great for people who may be working but are interested in studying as well.

Delivery Options

The flexible schedule options for this course including time of day and full/part-time.

  • On-Campus Day - Your course activity is done in-person Monday - Friday, before 5 PM.
  • On-Campus Evening/Weekend - Your course activity is done in-person on weekdays from 5 PM or later, or Saturdays and Sundays.
  • Online Day - Your course activity is done online Monday - Friday, before 5 PM.
  • Online Evening/Weekend - Your course activity is done online on weekdays from 5 PM or later, or Saturdays and Sundays.
  • Online Flexible Delivery - Your course activity is not scheduled and therefore you can determine when to do the coursework.
  • Both On-Campus and Virtual - Some of your coursework will be in-person, on campus and some will be done online.

The knowledge gained in this advanced certificate along with previous experience in computers, networking, and security will prepare you for an entry-level role in Cyber Security. Many career opportunities exist in the constantly evolving Cyber Security field. Upon completion of these courses, along with additional study, will be able to challenge cyber security certifications like SSCP and CISSP to enhance your career prospects. These courses provide an understanding of cyber security concepts and practical considerations when working as cyber security professionals. They will provide a strong foundation and enable you to dig deeper into mainstream fields within security and risk management practices.

Students should have related work experience

o Entry-level networking

o Entry-level network administration

o Client/ Server experience

Students who do not meet the work experience requirements should consider taking the Core Network Certificate.

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