This certificate is intended for information security professionals and system administrators responsible for the security oversight or management of critical networks. A-B Tech is authorized to recognize individuals completing the national training requirements set forth by the Committee on National Security Systems in Information Systems Security (INFOSEC) Professionals NSTISSI No. 4011 and Systems Administrators (SA), CNSSI 4013. Candidates who demonstrate their attainment of the knowledge and skills required by these training standards will be issued a certificate of recognition acknowledging their completion of the requirements.
The instruction included in this program is required for those INFOSEC professionals and systems administrators employed by a federal government department or agency. It is also desirable for those same individuals working for a private sector entity under contract to provide management services to the federal government to have this training.
Applicants to this program must already have at least an Associate of Applied Science degree in an information technology field, be enrolled in an information technology-related degree program, or have permission from the department chair.