Boost your career with this complete Data Security eLearning course

The Data Security Complete Certification Kit is the most complete guide for anyone looking to gain an understanding of Data Security and its practical application in an IT and Non-IT environment.

This certification kit would be beneficial to individuals and businesses wanting to reduce security risks and avoid potential financial losses, businesses looking to implement and learn about new data security software, and businesses wanting to protect vital data and information.

Course Description

The Art of Service's introductory Data Security training and certification helps IT practitioners develop the skills that are crucial, as businesses embark on this massive transformation. It provides an industry credential for IT professionals to help them transform into the world of Data Security.

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CS logoProtect your valuable information and reduce risks through the implementation of Data Security. Data Security has become a crucial practice used by individuals and organizations to ensure data and information are safe and secure at all times. Become a valued member of your organization by learning the importance of implementing Data Security processes and software.

Data Security practices ensure the prevention of unauthorized access to computers, websites, and databases. Data Security measures also protect data from possible corruption, and is a high priority for all organizations. Data breaches and compromises can result in significant financial losses for any business. Protecting data with strong security and encryption mitigates this risk. Business advantages of Data Security implementation may include protection of valuable information, reducing costs, meeting current software standards, expanding into new markets, and keeping ahead of your competitors. This certification kit would be beneficial to individuals and businesses wanting to reduce security risks and avoid potential financial losses, businesses looking to implement and learn about new data security software, and businesses wanting to protect vital data and information.

This certification validates that you know specific methods, models, and/or tools. This is essential to professionals in order to be updated on the latest business security trends, and to add to their Data Security toolbox.

What will you get?

  • Data Security Workbook

    PDF eBook to download for additional content and reference material.

  • 90 days access to Online Course

    Multimedia presentations, quizzes and exercises to gain knowledge about Data Secuity. (You can purchase course extensions when you need more time)

  • Bonus: Certification exam

    Included in the course is the exam preparation, to make sure you pass your certification exam - which is also included in your course at no extra cost. (* Additional exam sittings can be purchased at $45.00 each)

The learning experience

The program combines presentations supported by trainer audio. Each module is followed by quizzes and exercises (marking scheme provided) to test your knowledge and competency, and to enhance understanding of the key concepts. A certificate is awarded to your successful passing of the final exam (80% pass requirement) and completion of the course.

Course curriculum

The recommended minimum contact hours to pass the certification test is 18 hours.

  • 1

    1. Overview of Data Security

    • Data Security Certification Kit book

    • 1.1 Introduction and Objectives

    • 1.2 Data Security

    • 1.3 International Laws and Standards

    • 1.4 Data Breach

    • 1.5 Data Remanence

    • 1.6 Data Theft

    • 1.7 Wireless Identity Theft

    • Reading Assignment

  • 2

    2. Information and Objectives

    • 2.1 Introduction and Objectives

    • 2.2 Information Security

    • 2.3 Terminology

    • Reading Assignment

    • Quiz 1

  • 3

    3. Managing Risks

    • 3.1 Introduction and Objectives

    • 3.2 Risk Management

    • 3.3 Types of Controls

    • 3.4 Potential Risk Treatments

    • 3.5 Single Loss Expectancy

    • Reading Assignment

  • 4

    4. Protecting and Securing Data, Information

    • 4.1 Introduction and Objectives

    • 4.2 Active Hard Drive Proctection

    • 4.3 Air Gap

    • 4.4 Anomaly Detection

    • 4.5 Back Up

    • 4.6 Cloud Service Gateway

    • 4.7 Firewall

    • 4.8 Types of Firewall

    • 4.9 Security of ATM's

    • 4.10 Standard of Good Practice

    • Reading Assignment

    • Quiz 2

  • 5

    5. Back Up

    • 5.1 Introduction and Objectives

    • 5.2 Back Up

    • 5.3 Repository Models

    • 5.4 Storage Media

    • 5.5 Managing the Data Repository

    • 5.6 Live Data

    • 5.7 Manipulation

    • 5.8 Limitations

    • 5.9 Confusion and Advise

    • Reading Assignment

  • 6

    6. Protecting and Securing Information Through Software

    • 6.1 Introduction and Objectives

    • 6.2 BC Wipe

    • 6.3 Data Shredder and Database Monitoring

    • 6.4 DBAN

    • 6.5 Disk Utility

    • 6.6 DHDerase and MyDLP

    • 6.7 Shred

    • Reading Assignment

  • 7

    7. Companies and Organizations

    • 7.1 Introduction and Objectives

    • 7.2 Blancco

    • 7.3 FAST

    • 7.4 ISF

    • 7.5 ISSA

    • 7.6 Jericho Forum

    • 7.7 LogLogic and NISP

    • 7.8 Secure Network and Splunk

    • Reading Assignment

    • Quiz 3

  • 8

    8. Certifications for Data Security

    • 8.1 Introduction and Objectives

    • 8.2 CISSP

    • 8.3 CISM

    • 8.4 CISA

    • 8.5 Holistic Information Security Practitioner

    • 8.6 QISP

    • Reading Assignment

  • 9

    Additional Resources

    • Data Security Glossary of Terms

  • 10

    Exam Information

    • Sample Exam

    • Course Evaluation Form

    • Final Exam

Pricing options

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Why register?

- Easy and affordable.

- Learning about Data Security technologies has never been more affordable.

- Latest industry trends explained.

- Acquire valuable skills and get updated about the industry's latest trends right here. Today.

- Learn from the Experts. The Art of Service offers education about Data Security and 300 other technologies by the industry's best.

- Learn at your own pace. Find everything right here, when you need it, and from wherever you are.


What will you learn?

- Learn the important concepts, tools, and uses of Data Security.

- Learn about the strong benefits of implementing Data Security in your organization.

- Learn how to manage potential security risks and threats.

- Examine backup processes and benefits.

- Review Data Security certifications and companies.

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