(ISC)2 CERTIFIED IN CYBERSECURITY (CC)

(ISC)2 CERTIFIED IN CYBERSECURITY (CC)

Funded

Course Duration

16.0 hr(s)

Mode of Assessment

Written Assessment, Oral Questioning, Written Test

Who Should Attend

You might be wondering if you need any specific qualifications to enroll in this course. The answer is no. We assume no prerequisites. This course is designed to be accessible to a wide range of learners, including:

  • College Students and Recent Graduates: Aspiring cybersecurity professionals looking to kickstart their careers.
  • Advanced High School Students and Recent Graduates: Enthusiastic students eager to explore cybersecurity.
  • Transitioning Professionals: Professionals from other fields looking to enter the cybersecurity domain.
  • Current IT Professionals: Stay current with cybersecurity practices and enhance your skill set.


 

What's In It for Me

By enrolling in the "(ISC)2 Certified in Cybersecurity (CC)" course, you can expect to gain:

  • Comprehensive Cybersecurity Knowledge: This course provides an extensive understanding of information systems security concepts, industry best practices, and essential terminology. You'll be well-versed in the language and principles used by cybersecurity professionals.
  • Preparation for Certification: Successful completion of this course equips you with the knowledge and abilities needed to sit for the external exam by ISC2. Plus, you get two attempts to ace the certification.
  • Strong Foundation: This course serves as a solid foundation for your journey into the cybersecurity profession. It's a springboard for deeper learning and specialization in this critical field.

Course Overview

This 2-day course offers a comprehensive review of information systems security concepts, industry best practices, and essential terminology. It introduces terminologies and concepts commonly used by cybersecurity practitioners, providing a strong foundation for further learning and specialization in this dynamic field.

 


 

Course Schedule

Next available schedule

Course Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be well-prepared to sit for an external exam by ISC2, with two exam attempts included. The course covers the following five domains of the entry-level cybersecurity certification exam:

  • Security Principles
  • Incident Response, Business Continuity, and Disaster Recovery Concepts
  • Access Control Concepts
  • Network Security
  • Security Operations

Pre-requisites

Learners are assumed to have no specific prerequisites for this course. It's open to individuals with a basic understanding of Information Technology (IT), making it accessible to a wide range of learners.

But it is recommended that participants know:

  • Simple typing using the keyboard
  • Navigating using the mouse
  • Managing files and creating folders
  • Hardware & Software
    • This course will be conducted as a Virtual Live Class (VLC) via Zoom platform.
    • Participants must own a Zoom account and have a laptop or a desktop with “Zoom Client for Meetings” installed. Download from zoom.us/download.

System Requirement

Must-have:
Please ensure that your computer or laptop meets the following requirements.

  • Operating system: Windows 10 or MacOS (64 bit or above) 
  • Processor/CPU: 1.8 GHz, 2-core Intel Core i3 or higher 
  • Minimum 20 GB hard disk space 
  • Minimum 8 GB RAM 
  • Webcam (camera must be turned on for the duration of the class) 
  • Microphone 
  • Internet Connection: Wired or Wireless broadband 
  • Latest version of Zoom software to be installed on computer or laptop prior to the class. 

Good-to-have:

  • Wired internet connection
    Wired internet will provide you with stable and reliable connection. 
  • Dual monitors
    Using a dual monitor setup will undoubtedly improve your training experience, enabling you to simultaneously participate in hands-on exercises and maintain engagement with your instructor. 

Not recommended:
Using tablets are not recommended due to their smaller screen size, which could cause eye strain and discomfort over the course of the program's duration.

Course Outline

Domain 1: Security Principles

  • Covers core security concepts such as confidentiality, integrity, availability, authentication, non-repudiation, and privacy.
  • Explores the risk management process, risk identification, assessment, and treatment.
  • Examines various security controls, including technical, administrative, and physical controls.
  • Introduces the (ISC)2 Code of Ethics, emphasizing professional code of conduct.
  • Dives into governance processes, including policies, procedures, standards, regulations, and laws.

Domain 2: Business Continuity (BC), Disaster Recovery (DR), & Incident Response Concepts

  • Explores business continuity (BC) concepts, its purpose, importance, and components.
  • Delves into disaster recovery (DR) concepts, including purpose, importance, and components.
  • Examines incident response, emphasizing purpose, importance, and key components.
  • Domain 3: Access Control Concepts

  • Understands physical access controls, including physical security controls, monitoring, and authorized vs. unauthorized personnel.
  • Explores logical access controls, covering the principle of least privilege, segregation of duties, DAC, MAC, and RBAC.

Domain 4: Network Security

  • Covers computer networking, including networks, ports, and applications.
  • Explores network (cyber) threats and attacks, types of threats, identification, and prevention.
  • Understands network security infrastructure, including on-premises, design, and cloud solutions.

Domain 5: Security Operations

  • Covers data security, including encryption, data handling, and logging and monitoring security events.
  • Explores system hardening, configuration management, and best practice security policies.
  • Provides insights into security awareness training, its purpose, importance, and key concepts.

Certificate Obtained and Conferred by

  • Upon meeting at least 75% attendance and passing the assessment(s), Statement of Attainment (SOAs) will be issued by SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG) to certify that the participant has achieved the following Competency Standard(s): Cyber Risk Management: ICT-SNA-4007-1.1
  • Upon meeting the attendance and assessment(s) criteria, participants will be awarded with a digital Certificate of Completion from NTUC LearningHub.

Additional Details

Medium of Instruction: English
Trainer to trainee ratio: 1:20

Mode of Delivery: <Virtual Live Class (VLC) via Zoom> or <Physical class>

Price

NTUC LHUB must receive payment by 31st December 2023 (8% GST applies)
[You are encouraged to make payment ahead of time]

 

Individual Sponsored

Company Sponsored

Non-SME

SME

Before GST

With GST

Before GST

With GST

Before GST

With GST

For foreigners and all others who are not eligible for subsidies in the next two categories below (Full Course Fee)

$990.00

$1,069.20

$990.00

$1,069.20

$990.00

$1,069.20

For Singapore Citizens & PRs:
(a) individually-sponsored trainees aged 21-39 years
(b) company-sponsored trainees aged 39 years & below

$495.00

$574.20

$495.00

$574.20

$297.00

$376.20

For Singapore Citizens aged 40 years and above

$297.00

$376.20

$297.00

$376.20

$297.00

$376.20

 

Payments received by NTUC LHUB from 1st January 2024 (9% GST applies)

 

Individual Sponsored

Company Sponsored

Non-SME

SME

Before GST

With GST

Before GST

With GST

Before GST

With GST

For foreigners and all others who are not eligible for subsidies in the next two categories below (Full Course Fee)

$990.00

$1,079.10

$990.00

$1,079.10

$990.00

$1,079.10

For Singapore Citizens & PRs:
(a) individually-sponsored trainees aged 21-39 years
(b) company-sponsored trainees aged 39 years & below

$495.00

$584.10

$495.00

$584.10

$297.00

$386.10

For Singapore Citizens aged 40 years and above

$297.00

$386.10

$297.00

$386.10

$297.00

$386.10

 

Funding Eligibility Criteria

Individual Sponsored Trainee

Company Sponsored Trainee

  • Singapore Citizens or Singapore Permanent Residents
  • From 1 October 2023, attendance-taking for SkillsFuture Singapore's (SSG) funded courses must be done digitally via the Singpass App. This applies to both physical and synchronous e-learning courses.
  • Trainee must achieve at least 75% attendance.
  • Trainee must pass all prescribed tests / assessments and attain 100% competency.
  • NTUC LearningHub reserves the right to claw back the funded amount from trainee if he/she did not meet the eligibility criteria.
  • Singapore Citizens or Singapore Permanent Residents
  • From 1 October 2023, attendance-taking for SkillsFuture Singapore's (SSG) funded courses must be done digitally via the Singpass App. This applies to both physical and synchronous e-learning courses.
  • Trainee must achieve at least 75% attendance.
  • Trainee must pass all prescribed tests / assessments and attain 100% competency.
  • NTUC LearningHub reserves the right to claw back the funded amount from the employer if trainee did not meet the eligibility criteria.

 

Remarks

Individual Sponsored Trainee

Company Sponsored Trainee

SkillsFuture Credit:

  • Eligible Singapore Citizens can use their SkillsFuture Credit to offset course fee payable after funding.

UTAP: 

  • This course is eligible for Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP).
  • NTUC members can enjoy up to 50% funding (capped at $250 per year) under UTAP.

PSEA: 

  • Eligible Singapore Citizens can use their Post-Secondary Education Account (PSEA) funds to offset course fees payable after funding. 
  • For Virtual Learning Class (VLC), check my SkillsFuture (TGS-2023036638), scroll down to “Keyword Tags” section to verify for PSEA eligibility.
  • For Face-to-Face class, check my SkillsFuture (TGS-2023036638), scroll down to “Keyword Tags” section to verify for PSEA eligibility.
  • If there is “PSEA” under keyword tags, the course is eligible for PSEA.  
  • And if there is no “PSEA” under keyword tags, the course is ineligible for PSEA. 
  • Not all courses are eligible for PSEA funding.

Absentee Payroll (AP) Funding: 

  • $4.50 per hour, capped at $100,000 per enterprise per calendar year.
  • AP funding will be computed based on the actual number of training hours attended by the trainee.
  • Note: Courses / Modules under Professional Conversion Programme (PCP) will not be eligible for AP funding claim.

 

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Prices are subject to other LHUB miscellaneous fees.

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