SSCP Training Course

The SSCP (Systems Security Certified Practitioner) certification is considered an entry-level security certification. It is aimed towards security professionals or those seeking a higher position in information security. The course revolves around the implementation, monitoring, and administration of IT infrastructure using the best methods/practices.

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Recommended Prerequisites

  • Security+

Career Paths

  • Security Administration
  • Database Administration
  • Security Analysis
  • Systems/Network Analysis

Learning Objectives

Understanding of the following domains of SSCP:

  • Access Controls
  • Security Operations and Administration
  • Risk Identification, Monitoring, and Analysis
  • Incident Response and Recovery
  • Cryptography
  • Network and Communications Security
  • Systems and Application Security

Exam Requirements

Minimum of one year of cumulative paid work experience in one or more of the seven domains of the SSCP Common Body of Knowledge (CBK) or a degree (bachelors or masters) in cybersecurity, computer science, computer engineering, computer systems engineering, management information systems (MIS) or information technology (IT). The SSCP CBK domains are as follows:

Certification Information

The exam for SSCP is 3 hours in length and a score of 700 out of 1000 is required in order to pass. The certificate expires after three years but is eligible for renewal.

Beyond SSCP

SSCP often serves as a precursor to the CISSP certification, allowing employees to demonstrate capability in systems security before they are prepared to tackle the more advanced skills needed for CISSP.

SSCP is approved by the US DoD to meet directive 8140/8570.01-M requirements.

Training Dates

Cybersecurity Training Center offers flexible training dates to fit your schedule. You can contact us through email, chat, or by phone to set up a date and time to attend the lessons and take your examination.