Certified Network Defender (CND) is a vendor-neutral, hands-on, instructor-led comprehensive network security certification training program. It is a skills-based, lab intensive program based on a job-task analysis and cybersecurity education framework presented by the National Initiative of Cybersecurity Education (NICE).
The course has also been mapped to global job roles and responsibilities and the Department of Defense (DoD) job roles for system/network administrators.
The program prepares network administrators on network security technologies and operations to attain Defense-in-Depth network security preparedness. It covers the project, detect and respond approach to network security.
The course contains hands-on labs, based on major network security tools and techniques which will provide network administrators real world expertise on current network security technologies and operations.
Course Cost doesn't include the cost of Courseware approx.$ 577, iLabs $ 150, or Exam $ 350. This course to run is subject to a minimum enrollment. This course will run as a Live On Line unless a minimum number of enrollment is met. The study-kit provides you with over 10 GB of network security best practices, assessments and protection tools. The kit also contains templates for various network policies and a large number of white papers for additional learning.