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Information Security for Everyone

AWR175  - 10.50 Hours

Online Class Details

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Price

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Description

Information Security for Everyone is designed to teach the principles and practices that all computer users need to keep themselves safe, both at work and at home. By presenting best practices along with a small amount of theory, trainees are taught both what to do and why to do it. Topics covered include how to secure both clean and corrupted systems, protecting your personal data, securing simple computer networks, and safe Internet usage.

Prerequisite

There are no prerequisites for this class

Topics

  • Safe internet usage
  • Securing a clean computer
  • Securing a corrupted computer
  • Protecting your computer and its contents
  • Securing computer networks
  • Secure communications and information security best practices
  • Maintaining Privacy Guidelines for maintaining privacy while surfing the internet

Audience

  • Emergency management agency
  • Emergency medical services
  • Fire service
  • Governmental administrative
  • Law enforcement
  • Healthcare
  • Public health
  • Public safety communications
  • Public works
  • Hazardous materials personnel

    Requirements

    • 56K modem internet connection (broadband connection recommended)
    • Current browser (i.e., Internet Explorer 6 or higher, Firefox 2.0 or higher, or Safari 2 or higher)
    • Adobe Acrobat Reader 7 or higher
    • Adobe Flash 9.0.45.0 or higher

    Recommended

    Broadband connection recommended.

    Government Programs, Certifications and Accreditations

    For DHS/FEMA Funded Courses, please contact (800) 541-7149

    Education Credits

    2.00 ACE

    1.00 CEU

    Contact Information

    Customer Service

    Phone: 1-800-541-7149
    ke@teex.tamu.edu

    Other Information

    In order to receive the full two credit hours, all three classes in the Cybersecurity for Everyone track must be successfully completed.

    After registering for this online course, you will receive an email with instructions for getting started. If you do not receive a confirmation within one hour, please contact us.


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