Part-Time Certification Program

Certified Network Defender Training

Certified Network Defender (CND) Training​

CyberWarrior Academy’s Certified Network Defender (CND) Training was created to equip IT professionals with knowledge and experience in the disciplines of network security and administration. This training will cover network components, traffic, performance and utilization, network security controls, perimeter appliances, secure IDS, VPN and firewall configuration, network topology, security policy, and more. In 4 weeks, CyberWarrior Academy will teach you how to protect, detect and respond to network threats.

Designed by cybersecurity professionals, this course prepares you for the EC-Council Certified Network Defender Exam 312-49, which certifies individuals in the specific network security discipline of Network Defense from a vendor-neutral perspective.  Content design is lab-driven and will provide a working knowledge of the tools and technologies required to defend a network and ensure continuity of operations during attacks. Labs are instructor-led and the live classes are led by practicing white-hat hackers.

Frequently Asked Questions

CyberWarrior Academy’s Certified Network Defender (CND) Training is Lab Intensive and Skills-Based.

Technology Requirements

Students will be required to have a personal laptop to connect to the program online. ​

Operating Systems

  • Windows 7 or newer​
  • Mac OSX 10.6 or newer​
  • Linux – chromeOS​

Computer Speed and Processor

  • At least 1GB of RAM​
  • At least 2GHz processor​

Students are advised to have a stable internet connection in order to access both the live online classes and iLabs content. ​Internet Speed should be at least 512kbps​.

What tools will we use?

Throughout the CND training, students will use the following tools:

  • NMAP
  • Snort
  • Wireshark
  • Nessus
  • And more…

Prior experience with these tools is not required to take the CND training.

What are my chances of passing the certification?

The answer lies within you! While CND can be challenging, Advoqt Academy’s part-time program sets you up for success. The pass rate for students taking the exam after preparing with Advoqt Academy is 100%. However, passing this certification will require you to be proactive about your learning.

Throughout the program, you will be able to measure your progress and prepare for the Certification exam by completing the following:​

  • Short practice exams by module​
  • Technical labs by module
  • Intructor-led labs​
  • Instructor-led discussions and practice exam reviews ​
  • Topic-specific quizzes during Live Online sessions​

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