Certified Cyber Security Operations Manager

Certified Cyber Security Operations Manager

Organizations face ongoing threats to their information technology infrastructure on a daily basis. These security struggles need to be approached with modern techniques, a holistic view of security, and a diverse body of knowledge. With the proper tools and training, managers in the Information Security and Cyber Security fields will be much more capable of finding success within their roles.

The Certified Cyber Security Operations Manager certification course brings Cyber Security core competencies to advanced levels with new concepts and traditional best practices. Using 16 detailed learning objects, students will be provided with the knowledge and context needed to successfully manage the security of their technical environments. Focusing on the Information Security concerns of today, students will cover topics such as Cloud Security, Threat Intelligence Collection and Analysis, Vulnerability Management, Biometric Security Systems, Incident Response, Securing Systems with Cryptography, and the NICE Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.

Course Outline and Learning Objectives

01) The NICE Cybersecurity Workforce Framework
02) Principles of Identity and Access Management
03) Biometric Identification and Security Systems
04) Securing Systems and Data Using Cryptography
05) Secure Network Architecture for Non-Architects
06) Identifying Network Baselines and Anomalies
07) Incident Response and Remediation Strategies
08) Host and Network Data Collection Methods

09) Investigations, Evidence, and Chain of Custody
10) Risk Management Frameworks and Implementations
11) Vulnerability Assessment and Management
12) Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery
13) Threat Intelligence Collection and Analysis
14) Cloud Computing Architecture and Security
15) Service Level Agreements and Legal Contracts
16) Creating Testing Scenarios and Playbooks

Course Prerequisites

Students should possess a good working knowledge of TCP/IP protocols, and 24 months of professional experience in Information Security or Information Technology (with a focus in security).

Course Materials

Course Textbook
Course Workbook
Exam Prep Guide

Course Certification Certificate
CPE Completion Certificate
Certification Exam

Certification Exam and Daily Lunches Included in Course Fee.

Additional Information







5 Days


40 CPE Credits


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Phase2 Advantage offers discounts to non-profit organizations, federal agencies, law enforcement personnel, and the military affiliate community. We also offer group discounts. Email training@phase2advantage.com to see if your organization qualifies for one or more of our discount programs.

The Certified Cyber Security Operations Manager course is a component of the career progression track that supports the following Categories, Specialty Areas and Work Roles as defined by the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE) Cybersecurity Workforce Framework:

Executive Cyber Leadership

Information Systems Security Manager

Cyber Workforce Developer and Manager

Cyber Ops Planner

Cyber Intel Planner

Cyber Instructor

Average Yearly Salary:

Certification Examination

Phase2 Advantage Certification Exam

Upon completion of this course, students will be prepared to sit for the Cyber Security Operations Manager certification examination. A proctored examination will be offered at the conclusion of the final training day consisting of True/False, Multiple Choice, and Fill in the Blank questions.

Students will have two hours to complete a computer-based examination consisting of 100 questions. A score of 70% or higher is required to earn the certification. Upon successful completion of the exam, students will receive a hardcopy of their certification and a proctor validation document from the course instructor. Students will also receive a 40-hour CPE Certificate regardless of their exam score.

The examination is “open book.” However, students will only be allowed to use reference materials and notes presented during the course. Proctored examinations and proctor validation documents are only available for courses taken in a physical classroom environment.

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