MTA Security Fundamentals

If you’re working towards a career as an IT security specialist working with Microsoft Windows servers and network operating systems, the MTA Security Fundamentals course from Pitman Training is the perfect choice.

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Is this for you?

If you want to pursue a career in IT Security then this course will give you all the knowledge and skills you need to get started. 

 

Award and Associated Qualifications

Awarded 40 CPD points upon successful completion

Start Date

Flexible

Study Type

Blended, distance learning, in centre

Training Type

course

Duration

40 hours

About this course

This highly informative course has been designed by Microsoft to give those entering the IT industry for the first time a full understanding of all of the fundamental security concepts.

You’ll gain the necessary knowledge needed to build secure Microsoft Windows Servers and Windows-based network operating systems. On top of this you’ll learn all about essential system recovery tools, creating active directories and account management.

Upon completion of this course you’ll be ready to take the Microsoft exam 98-367* and will receive a Pitman Training Course Completion certificate. With the MTA Security Fundamentals certification on your CV, you’ll be able to prove to employers that you have the skills needed to really look after security networks.

To make learning more engaging, the course includes interactive videos and a pre and post-test to identify any skill gaps in your knowledge.

* Please note that Vendor specific exams may need to be organised separately.

 

There are three sessions in this course: -

Session 1: Introduction, Security Principles, Threats and Risks, Authentication Fundamentals, Windows/PKI Authentication, Password Policies, User/Group Management.

Session 2: Permission Management, Auditing, Physical Security Solutions, Malware Protection, Internet Explorer, Security, Encryption Basics, Windows Encryption Technologies.

Session 3: Network Perimeter Security, Network Segmentation, NAP, Network Protocol Security, Wireless Network Security, Client Protection, Server Protection, E-mail Protection.

Aims and Objectives

The aim of this course is to help you gain an understanding of the basics needed to build and secure Microsoft Windows Servers, Windows-based network operating systems, Active Directory, account management, and system recovery tools.

Pre-Requisites

Although there are no formal pre-requisites required, a basic understanding of computers and working online would be advantageous prior to starting this course.

 

Finance Options

Wherever possible our training is tailored to your needs. The cost of our training programmes depend on the course(s) you choose and varies according to duration and breadth. Rest assured we have a number of payment options available to ensure the cost of training is affordable and can be worked alongside your other financial commitments. Common ways people fund their training include: - 

 

Self-Funded: 

  • Flexible payment plans to help you spread the cost* available at many of our centres;
  • You could opt to pay upfront.

 

 

Company Funded:

Requesting funding from your employers needn’t be a daunting task. Many employers support and encourage their employees with their professional development and consider it a worthwhile investment to fund any training required.

What we can help with:

  • Providing a comprehensive training programme outlining learning outcomes
  • Tailored personnel letters
  • Communication with finance departments to arrange payment options (upfront or payment plan*).

* Terms and Conditions apply. Speak to a Course Advisor for full information on the options available to you.

 

 

Career Path

With this certification you can look towards entry-level IT careers in positions such as Junior IT Analyst, Junior IT Support Technician etc. Taking the time to further your IT training will help solidify your career with a view to working as Solutions Architect, Information Security Analyst, IT Support Technician etc. 

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