Training

The Cyber Workforce Academy provides cybersecurity training, awareness and outreach to learners at all levels. Providing relevant and affordable training to current information technology and cybersecurity professionals to the government and industry workforce is necessary to secure our digital landscape.

The Georgia Cyber Center offers professional training, workshops and exercises to assist the professional community in meeting their learning objectives.

Sample training topics include:

C)ISRM: Certified Information Systems Risk Manager certification is designed for IT and IS professionals who are involved with risk identification, assessment and evaluation, risk response, risk monitoring, IS control design and implementation as well as IS control.

Cisco CCNA Cyber Ops: the curriculum helps prepare students for entry-level cybersecurity career opportunities and is aligned to the Understanding Cisco Cybersecurity Fundamentals exam and Implementing Cisco Cybersecurity Operations exam leading to the Cisco CCNA Cybersecurity Operations certification.

C)ISSO: Certified Information Systems Security Officer students will be able to establish industry acceptable Cyber Security and IS management standards with current best practices and also be prepared to competently take the CISSO exam.

Cybersecurity Essentials: the course covers foundational knowledge in all aspects of security in the cyber world, including information security, systems security and network. Students will improve skills related to technologies, procedures, defense and mitigation techniques used in protecting businesses. 

Linux: Learners will gain proficiency performing maintenance tasks on the command line, installing and configuring a computer running Linux, and configuring basic networking.

Training for various classes are scheduled year-round and custom dates are available for your team. For more information, send inquiries to: cybertraining@augusta.edu.