Creating a High-Performing Cybersecurity Team
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With over 1 million cybersecurity jobs open this year, the challenges facing hiring managers in the field are daunting. This self-paced immersive course will help learners gain the foundational skills and understanding of building a high- performing cybersecurity team within their organization. It will help them apply current leadership experience to the unique and diverse cybersecurity field in order to defend their businesses with the necessary and appropriate talent.
This course includes the following five (5) modules: (1) Team Design & Architecture (2) Job Descriptions (3) Resume Review (4) Interview Process (5) After You’ve Hired Them.
Audience or Who Should Take This Course
Cybersecurity professionals that are near, or at a position of hiring others.
Familiarity with security concepts. Desire to advance your security career.
How This Course Works
This course takes you through immersive scenarios featuring three (3) fictitious companies where you will assume the role of the hiring manager and will be asked to make various decisions as you build your team. Instructional videos, activities, knowledge checks, perspectives from the field and additional resources with examples are provided throughout the course to help guide the decisions of the learner and to support the course learning objectives. Each module includes an on-the-job activity for you to complete to apply the concepts from the course. All learning components in each module must be completed before advancing to the next module.
At the end of the course, you will be asked to take a final assessment. Please note that you must score 70% or higher on the final assessment prior to receiving a certificate of completion and earning five (5) continuing professional education (CPE) credits.
Please make sure at the end of the course that you download and retain the certificate of completion as proof of credits earned. CPEs earned for this course may be eligible for continuing professional education credits for non-(ISC)² certifications. Please visit the continuing education requirements established by the credentialing organization for eligibility.