About Cyber Security Expert Program

  • What are the prerequisites for this cyber security training?

    For this cyber security expert training in Pittsburgh, there are no prerequisites. It is suggested, but not required, that you have some prior programming experience.

  • What are the objectives of this cyber security expert program?

    Through industry-leading certification courses including CompTIA Security+, CEH, CISM, CISSP, and CCSP, Simplilearn's cyber security expert training in Pittsburgh equips cybersecurity professionals with everything from basic, intermediate, and advanced security capabilities. The curriculum starts with basic cybersecurity skills training and advances to sophisticated cybersecurity technologies including reverse engineering, penetration testing, and many more.

  • What are the career benefits of this training?

    Experts in cybersecurity field must learn ways to build a 360-degree view of the domain that includes a vast set of security components and technologies. All of these key skill sets have been packed into Simplilearn's cyber security expert training in Pittsburgh. The following are the advantages:

    • Penetration testers, cybersecurity analysts, network analysts, cybersecurity auditors, cybersecurity architects, forensics investigators, and others all require a strong understanding of cybersecurity.
    • In India, there are around 2000 cybersecurity positions and over 40,000 in the United States (Indeed.com). By 2019, there are anticipated to be six million cybersecurity employment openings worldwide (source: Forbes, January 2016)
    • In India, the average income for a cybersecurity analyst is over INR 418,000 per year (source: Glassdoor), while in the United States, it is over $134,000 annually and you can achieve this with our Cyber security expert training in Pittsburgh.  

  • What skills will you learn upon completing this Cyber security expert training in Pittsburgh?

    You will graduate from this Cyber security expert training in Pittsburgh with the following skillsets:

    • In order to aid organizational security, install, configure, and deploy public key infrastructure and network components while analyzing and troubleshooting errors. 
    • Master sophisticated hacking principles to effectively handle information security.
    • Create a secure IT operation's security architecture and foundation.
    • Create cloud storage architectures and security methods, then use them to assess risks.
    • Data transfer is protected, disaster recovery is performed, CSP security is accessed, and client databases are managed.
    • All these skill sets are covered in our Cyber security expert training in Pittsburgh.

  • Who should enroll?

    Our cyber security expert training in Pittsburgh is ideal for the following individuals:

    • IT auditors and penetration testers at all levels
    • consultants and managers in the field of security
    • Directors, managers, and consultants in the field of information technology
    • Auditor/architects of security
    • Engineers who work on security systems
    • Officers in charge of information security (CISOs)
    • Officers in charge of compliance, privacy, and risk
    • Analysts, managers, architects, consultants, or administrators who deal with networks
    • Engineers who provide technical help
    • Administrators or system analysts 

  • Which courses and topics will be covered?

    Courses and topics will be covered in our cyber security expert training in Pittsburgh

    • CompTIA Security+ 501 course, fundamentals of security will be covered and the mode of training will be a live virtual classroom. 
    • Live virtual classroom will be the mode of training for this course.
    • In the CISSP course, Architecture of Security Systems will be covered and Live Virtual Classroom and Online Self-paced Learning will be the mode of learning. 
    • In the CCSP course, the cloud security architecture will be covered and Live Virtual Classroom and Online Self-paced Learning will be the method of learning.  
    • In the CompTIA Network+ course, electives will be concepts of networking, and the method of training will be Online Self-paced Learning, i.e., OSL.
    • The CISM course offers the elective of Management of Security Teams and the teaching delivery mode will be Online Self-paced Learning (OSL). 

Cyber Security Expert Learning Path

  • Course 1

    Introduction to Cyber Security

    Simplilearn’s Introduction to Cyber Security course for beginners is designed to give you a foundational look at today’s cybersecurity landscape and provide you with the tools to evaluate and manage security protocols in information processing systems.

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  • Course 2Online Classroom Flexi Pass

    CompTIA Security+ (SY0-601)

    CompTIA Security+ is a globally trusted certification that validates foundational, vendor-neutral IT security knowledge and skills. As a benchmark for best practices in IT security, this certification training covers the essential principles of network security and risk management.

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  • Course 3Online Classroom Flexi Pass

    CEH (v11)- Certified Ethical Hacker

    This Certified Ethical Hacker-Version 11 (earlier CEHv10) course will train you on the advanced step-by-step methodologies that hackers actually use, such as writing virus codes, and reverse engineering, so you can better protect corporate infrastructure from data breaches. This ethical hacking course will help you master advanced network packet analysis and advanced system penetration testing techniques to build your network security skill-set and beat hackers at their own game.

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  • Course 4Online Classroom Flexi Pass

    CISSP® Training

    The Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) certification is considered the gold standard in the field of information security. This CISSP training is aligned with (ISC)² CBK 2018 requirements and will train you to become an information assurance professional who defines all aspects of IT security, including architecture, design, management, and controls. Most IT security positions require or prefer a CISSP certification, so get started with your CISSP training today.

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  • Course 5Online Classroom Flexi Pass

    Certified Cloud Security Professional

    The Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP) training course is the leading certification by (ISC)² and will teach you to negate security threats to your cloud storage by understanding information security risks and strategies to maintain data security. Covering the six sections of the Official (ISC)² CCSP Common Body of Knowledge (CBK®), this course will help you pass the exam obtaining your CCSP.

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Cyber Security Expert Program Reviews

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    The instructor Bipin provided excellent CEHv10 online classroom training using practical exercises and EC-Council content, as well as sharing his priceless personal knowledge and wisdom.

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Why Online Bootcamp

  • Develop skills for real career growthCutting-edge curriculum designed in guidance with industry and academia to develop job-ready skills
  • Learn from experts active in their field, not out-of-touch trainersLeading practitioners who bring current best practices and case studies to sessions that fit into your work schedule.
  • Learn by working on real-world problemsCapstone projects involving real world data sets with virtual labs for hands-on learning
  • Structured guidance ensuring learning never stops24x7 Learning support from mentors and a community of like-minded peers to resolve any conceptual doubts

Cyber Security Expert Program FAQs

  • How can I learn more about this Cyber Security Expert Training in Pittsburgh?

    Contact us using the form on the right of any page on the Simplilearn website, select the Live Chat link, or contact Help & Support.
     

  • What after a Cyber Security Expert Course in Pittsburgh?

    Achieving a Cyber Security Expert certification in Pittsburgh offers you many career benefits. However, you shouldn’t stop upskilling yourself as the world of cybersecurity is quite dynamic. Here are some of the courses you can consider taking after becoming a Cyber Security Expert:

  • What is the Salary of a Cyber Security manager in Pittsburgh?

    A Cyber Security manager in Pittsburgh will be provided with an annual salary of $100,503. Thus with variable skills and working knowledge with valuable experience the salary varies and falls in the range of $50k - $181k. On completion of cyber security expert certification in Pittsburgh will provide a better opportunity to get an extra income.

  • What are the major Companies hiring Cyber Security managers in Pittsburgh?

    Some of the companies that recruit Cyber Security Professionals in Pittsburgh are Tele tracking technologies, Crown castle, Accenture, Kpmg, All lines technology, Deloitte and Arconic. A cyber security expert certification in Pittsburgh will provide ample opportunity to get employed in any one of these industries.

  • What are the major industries in Pittsburgh?

    Pittsburgh has always remained a leader when it comes to industry and industrial growth. There are several major industrial sectors here and a cyber security expert certification in Pittsburgh will get you a job in any of these industries. Advanced manufacturing, energy, services, finance, business, banking, information technology, healthcare, inland ports and railways are a few prominent industries in Pittsburgh. 

  • What is a Cyber Security Expert?

    Cyber Security Experts are the professionals responsible for securing an organization’s systems, networks, and devices from unauthorized access and preventing any possible cyberattack. Such professionals address any loopholes or vulnerabilities that can affect the computer systems and establish security protocols for an organization. This job is really challenging and one needs to upgrade their skills regularly as malicious hackers have become more sophisticated and look for innovative ways to breach systems.

    Generally, cyber security experts are part of the IT teams dedicated to securing the integrity of the business’s network and data. They develop threat prevention strategies, respond to security attacks, data breaches, and other related events, assess and manage system vulnerability, and generate reports for administrators and executives. They also train employees in an organization regarding the security protocols and best practices to follow to avoid any data leaks or leave loopholes. 

    There are job roles like security analyst, IT auditor, cryptographer, penetration tester, ethical hacker, security engineer, and security manager one can apply for if you are looking to be a cyber security expert.

    There are a number of online courses available to help you build a strong foundation in cyber security and become eligible for these job roles. Such courses can also prepare you to earn the industry-recognized credentials available in this field like CEH, CISSP, CCSP, CompTIA Security+, CISA, and more.

    If these certifications are mentioned in your resume, then employers will definitely prefer you among other applicants. These certifications validate your cyber security skills, improve your career prospects, and allow you to command a higher salary.

    The demand for cyber security experts is soaring and there are numerous job opportunities for technical roles in all major industrial sectors like information technology, banking and finance, healthcare, manufacturing, e-commerce, and government agencies. So, now is the right time to become a cyber security expert and take your career to the next level.

  • How do I earn the Master’s Program certificate?

    Upon completion of the following minimum requirements, you will be eligible to receive the Cyber Security Expert Master’s Program certificate that will testify to your skills as a Cyber Security expert. 

    Course Course completion certificate Criteria
    CompTIA Security+ 501 Required Attendance of 1 Live Virtual Classroom
    CEH Required Attendance of 1 Live Virtual Classroom 
    CISM Required 85% of Online Self Paced completion
    CISSP Required 85% of Online Self Paced completion Or Attendance of 1 Live Virtual Classroom And Score above 75% in Simulation Exam
    CCSP Required 85% of Online Self Paced completion

     

  • What is the salary of a cyber security expert?

    According to Glassdoor, cyber security specialists earn a median salary of $69,123 per year in the US and ?1,090K in India. With experience and becoming certified, they can earn as high as $102,000 per year.

  • Is a cyber security expert a good certification?

    Cyberattacks are becoming more severe with every passing day. It has driven the demand for skilled cyber security professionals who can deal with malicious hackers and secure the systems and devices from any possible intrusion. As such, companies rely on professionals who can demonstrate their skills through a cyber security expert certification. Such a certification can improve the career prospects and earning potential of cyber security professionals.

  • If I need to cancel my enrolment, can I get a refund?

    Yes, you can cancel your enrollment if necessary. We will refund the course price after deducting an administration fee. To learn more, please read our Refund Policy.

  • Who are our trainers and how are they selected?

    All of our highly qualified trainers are industry experts with at least 15 years of experience in training and working in their respective domains. Each of them has gone through a rigorous selection process that includes profile screening, technical evaluation, and a training demo before they are certified to train for us. We also ensure that only those trainers with a high alumni rating remain on our faculty.

  • How do I enroll in the Master’s Program?

    You can enroll for the Master’s Program on our website and make an online payment using any of the following options:

    • Visa Credit or Debit Card
    • MasterCard
    • American Express
    • Diner’s Club
    • PayPal

    Once payment is received, you will receive a payment receipt and can access information via email.

  • Is this live training, or will I watch pre-recorded videos?

    This program is a combination of live virtual classrooms and self-paced learning. The interactive sessions enable you to ask questions and participate in discussions during class time. We also provide batch session recordings of each session you attend for your future reference, and you will gain access to  e-learning content for courses included in the learning path, exclusive forums moderated by faculty and industry experts.

  • Where and how can I access the e-learning content?

    Once you register for a course by paying the course fee, you will have 24/7 access to the e-learning content on our website. An automated course purchase confirmation email will guide you through the process.

  • What is Global Teaching Assistance?

    Our teaching assistants are a dedicated team of subject matter experts to help you get certified in your first attempt. They engage students proactively to ensure the course path is being followed. They enrich your learning experience, from class onboarding to project mentoring and job assistance. Teaching assistance is available during business hours.
     

  • Are there any group discounts for classroom training programs?

    Yes, group discounts are offered for many of our courses. You can check out Simplilearn’s discount page or get in touch with our customer care representatives to know the details.

  • Which companies hire Cyber Security Experts?

    As per Indeed, more than 2000 cybersecurity positions are created in India, and in the United States, more than 40,000. The cyber security expert training of Simplilearn will do your work with leading technology firms, namely, Ey, Citi, Fidelity Investment, Ericsson, and Standard Chartered.
     

Cyber Security Training in Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh is the county seat of Allegheny county and has a population of 3.2 lakhs people as per 2020 United States Census. The city is spread across 58.3 square miles and is situated along the Allegheny river. Pittsburgh is surrounded by several rivers and so bikes and walking trails have been built along these borders.

Therefore, Pittsburgh is a city of hills, parks and valleys that remains the urban center of industrial complexes. The GDP of the Pittsburgh metropolitan area was estimated at $145.5 billion as of 2019. In 2017, the GDP per capita of the metropolis amounted to $56,237. When compared to places like Seattle or Washington, Pittsburgh receives more rain and snow. Pittsburgh has around 446 bridges and so is famously known as the ‘City of Bridges’.

Pittsburgh is filled with a lot of magical wonders to do. It is especially best suited for families. Visiting the beautiful parks, exploring the zoo and aquarium and witnessing a baseball game are a few major things tourists like to do in Pittsburgh. 

Some of the major tourist attractions in Pittsburgh include:

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