Networking Security

Companies across the U.S. are becoming increasingly concerned about network security, resulting in a surge in demand for individuals trained in network defense techniques. The courses we offer through TechHire provide students with a solid grounding in IT security fundamentals and prepare them to be ready to work in the field.

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Skills Learned

  • A solid foundation in computer security
  • Configure and use threat detection tools
  • Perform network forensics or endpoint forensics
  • Apply incident response and security monitoring
  • Execute malware analysis and reversing
  • Interpret results to identify vulnerabilities, threats and risks to an organization

Employment Opportunities

  • Security Specialist/Analyst
  • Security Consultant
  • Security or Network Administrator

Industry Certifications

  • CompTIA Security+

Class Start Date

Summer 2019

  • Summer classes begin July 8, 2019
  • Prerequisites: There will be a Pre-Test to confirm applicants have a working knowledge of Networks, TCP/IP, OSI model, servers, security basics, operating systems, and the Internet. Pretest and in-person interview at the Miami Dade College Wolfson Campus required.

Lecture Dates

  • Monday - Thursday, 9:00am – 2:00pm
  • Friday, 9:00am – 12:00pm

Professional Development Days

  • Friday, 12:30pm – 3:00pm

Certification Exam
CompTIA Security +

  • July 31, 2019 at the Wolfson Campus Testing Center

Wolfson Campus
300 NE 2nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33132
Room : Cybersecurity Center of the Americas (2103-06)