This unique QA learning path with hands-on labs, is designed for IT and aspiring security professionals and managers who want to understand the core technical facets of cybersecurity and current threat landscape. It is perfect for those wishing to build and/or pivot to a defensive security posture, and for those charged with maintaining and defending against cyber attacks. This pathway benefits those with a passion to be as effective as possible in their security discipline. You will cover emerging technical security topics including cloud security principles, patterns and architectural frameworks, automation and DevSecOps, incident response and security testing. This culminates in the leading industry certification for cyber tech professionals, which surveys the entire information security landscape and the technologies involved and addresses the eight knowledge domains that comprise the common body of knowledge (CBK) preparing for your certification.

Basic knowledge of networking is desirable but not essential, particularly awareness of protocols and internet services. Understanding of Windows and Linux operating systems is desirable but not essential.

This learning path contains the following products:

  • QA Bundles are created for a named individual and once purchased cannot be transferred to another individual or organisation.

  • Bundles, unless specified elsewhere, are valid from 12 months from confirmation date.

  • Exam vouchers supplied are for use in the UK only, unless otherwise specified.

  • Standard terms and conditions apply for cancellations, transfers and payment.

  • QA reserves the right to modify the terms and conditions at any time as necessary as a result of any restrictions, content updates or discontinuation, third party changes or applicable law.

Cyber Security Learning Paths

Want to boost your career in Cyber Security? Click on the roles below to see QA‘s learning pathways, specially designed to give you the skills to succeed.

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Cyber Management
Cyber Tech
Security Auditor
Intrusion Analyst
CompTIA Security Includes Security+, CySA+ and CASP
Industrial Control Systems & Operational Technology Technical
Industrial Control Systems & Operational Technology Management
CompTIA Security Average salary: £57,000 (based on QA research)