APPRENTICESHIP: Cybersecurity Support Tech
Security Fundamentals offers the opportunity to earn the CompTIA A+ certification, while also equipping you with knowledge of networking and security fundamental concepts through hands-on learning. With this course, you will be able to fill a wide range of early career technology jobs such as Tier I/II Helpdesk, Support Technician, Jr. System Administrator, Associate Network Engineer, among others. Additionally, at the conclusion of each course, a small group of learners will have the opportunity to engage in live cybersecurity tactical exercises at Metropolitan State University’s award-winning Cybersecurity Center. Starting salaries vary, but the average is approximately $42,000 per year. Check out CyberSeek to learn more about Cybersecurity Pathway and the job titles and salaries that can be earned by building your career in this sector.
- Proficient use of Splunk (SIEM), IDS/IPS and OSI modeling
- Endpoint Detection Response (EDR) systems
- Network Protocols and packet analysis tools
- Hands-on experience with Red & Blue teams
- Ransomware simulations on Metro State Cyber Range
Tuition-Free Security Fundamentals Training
Begin your Security, Networking, or Desktop Support career learning the fundamentals through hands-on instruction covering core concepts and technologies.
Industry Recognized Certifications at No Cost
Unlock your career potential and showcase your job readiness to employers by earning the CompTIA A+ certification for free.
Free Technical Training In Only 16 Weeks
Rigorous instructor-led cybersecurity training that includes hands-on activities using real-world servers, tools, and technologies.
Professional Development Growth Opportunities
Our Career Coaches prepare you with the tools to secure a role in the tech sector. Beyond your resume and LinkedIn profile, the curriculum tunes into your Pairin profile to develop your professional and leadership strengths.
Dates: 12 June – 29 September
23 October – 16 February
Length: 16 Weeks
Schedule: M-F 9am-4pm
Location: Hybrid; Online instruction plus face-to-face Professional Development days
CompTIA A+ offered
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