EC-Council Certified Network Defender (CND) Prep Course
Why choose EC-Council Certified Network Defender (CND) Prep Course?
Gain fundamental skills and concepts
Qualify for more roles
Learn it all in one program
Training at ACI Learning Hubs
Industry expert instructors
All ACI Learning courses (in-person and virtual) are taught by a live instructor with years of industry experience. They can answer your questions and help you master the material.Request Info
Flexible course schedules
Attend this 80-hour course over four weeks for four hours per day in a morning, afternoon, or evening format so that you still have time for work or family while completing your studies.
Career services support
After completing your program, you’ll have one-on-one support from the Career Services team. They’ll help you perfect your resume, optimize your LinkedIn profile, and connect with local employers.
As data breaches and cybercrime increase, a highly secure network is more important than ever. That means that network security professionals are in extraordinarily high demand. Certified Network Defender has been designed by industry experts to help IT professionals play an active role in the protection of digital business assets. Network defenders are adept at detection and response to cyber threats, while leveraging threat intelligence to predict them before they happen. CND is the foremost network security course designed to help organizations create and deploy the most comprehensive network defense system. This course prepares you for the CND exam and is recommended for ACE credit. The cost of the exam is covered by ACI Learning.
- Virtual, Instructor-led
This training is designed to prepare students for their certification exams and make sure they’re ready for the challenges of related job roles. The IT industry is growing like never before and employers all over the world are looking to fill these job roles with qualified individuals.
Potential IT career tracks
Individuals who complete this training and achieve their Certified Network Defender may qualify for the following job roles:
- Security Analyst III
- Cyber Security Analyst
- Network Administrator
- Information Systems Security Manager
- Penetration Tester
Network Support Specialist salary information
*Salary.com, 2023 Salary data source
ITPro video content
Dynamic study games
Group activities and discussion topics
ACE credit recommendation
This course is recommended for 3 credits.
The American Council on Education’s College Credit Recommendation Service (ACE CREDIT®) officially recommended ACI Learning Hubs courses for college credit. Your CompTIA Security+ class at ACI Learning could count towards a traditional degree.
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