Professional Certificate in Cyber Security & Networking - Level 1


This professional certificate course will provide candidates with how to apply the principles of cyber security and ethical hacking, Applying security tool kit and Vulnerability assessment. Fundamentals of networking and system administration will be covered at the beginning of the programme.

Learning Outcomes

ILO1: Understating for the cyber security concept and Networking, basic programing, Ethical hacking concept

ILO2: Apply cyber security concept for the real-world scenarios

ILO3: Identify vulnerabilities critical to the information assets of an organization

ILO4: Analyze and resolve security issues in networks and computer systems to secure an IT infrastructure

Course Outline

  • 1.0 Introduction Cyber Space and basic concept of Network, windows, Linux

    Cyberspace and Cyber security
    Fundamentals of Cyber Security and Security concept
    Basic Network concept
    fundamentals of Windows and Linux os
    Windows Network commands and Batch scripting
    Linux Network commands and Bash scripting
    Windows PowerShell
    Introduction Linux and Windows servers
    Installation Linux servers (Squid / Apache2 / etc)
    Fundamentals of virtualization and Cloud computing
    Basic python Programing
    Introduction Network Programming

  • 2.0 Ethical Hacking and Basic Vulnerability assessment

    Introduction to ethical hacking and phases
    hacking methods
    Basic Cyber security law
    Type of hacking
    Hacking modalities
    Introduction windows free security tool and Linux security tools and Intelligence gathering

  • 3.0 Black Box Os and windows security tool kit Design

    Introduction Black Box Os and windows security tool kit Design
    Introduction Opensource offensive and defensive security tools
    Introduction black box tool kit
    Basic Vulnerability assessment Network

Target Group

  • Individuals aspiring to be learning cyber security and Ethical hacking
  • Students who have completed O/L or A/L examinations waiting for results
  • Individuals who start work as Tech Support, IT assistant

Method of Delivery

  • Option 1: Lab Demonstrations Face to Face
  • Option 2: Online/Distance classes through a digital learning platform

Duration & Schedule

  • 3 ½ Months
  • Saturdays 9.00 am to 1.00 pm
  • Commencement: Jan/Apr/Jul//Oct Intakes

Course Fee & Payment Terms

All inclusive per participant fee: LKR 40,000/- (Local Students)
Please make the payment to following bank account and email the receipt to before the commencement of the programme.

Account Name: Informatics Institute of Technology Limited
Account Number: 0036 1000 3876
Bank: Sampath Bank
Branch: Wellawatte Super
Bank Code: 7278
Branch Code: 36
Your Reference: Invoice No or NIC Number

For further details, please contact

IIT Professional Development Unit

076 149 0876 |

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