Certified Network Defender (CND) is a vendor-neutral, hands-on, instructor-led 

CNDcomprehensive network security certification training program developed by the EC Council. It is a skills-based, lab intensive program based on a job-task analysis and cybersecurity education framework presented by the National Initiative of Cybersecurity Education (NICE). The course has also been mapped to global job roles and responsibilities and the Department of Defense (DoD) job roles for system/network administrators. The course is designed and developed after extensive market research and surveys.

The program prepares network administrators on network security technologies and operations to attain Defense-in-Depth network security preparedness. It covers the protect, detect and respond approach to network security. The course contains hands-on labs, based on major network security tools and techniques which will provide network administrators real world expertise on current network security technologies and operations. The study-kit provides you with over 10 GB of network security best practices, assessments and protection tools. The kit also contains templates for various network policies and a large number of whitepapers for additional learning.

How will I benefit?

  • You'll learn how to protect, detect and respond to network attacks
  • Have an enhanced understanding of jurisdictional laws, regulations and enforcement models, rules and standards
  • You will be able to implement secure VPN implementation for your organization
  • Learn how to design and implement various security policies for your organization