Certified Secure Computer User (C|SCU)

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Certified Secure Computer User (C|SCU)

The purpose of the C|SCU training program is to provide individuals with the necessary knowledge and skills to protect their information assets. This class will immerse students into an interactive environment where they will acquire a fundamental understanding of various computer and network security threats such as identity theft, credit card fraud, online banking phishing scams, virus and backdoors, emails hoaxes, sex offenders lurking online, loss of confidential information, hacking attacks and social engineering. More importantly, the skills learned from the class help students take the necessary steps to mitigate their security exposure.


Course Outline

  • Module 1: Introduction to Security
  • Module 2: Securing Operating Systems
  • Module 3: Malware and Antivirus
  • Module 4: Internet Security
  • Module 5: Security on Social Networking Sites
  • Module 6: Securing Email Communications
  • Module 7: Securing Mobile Devices
  • Module 8: Securing the Cloud
  • Module 9: Securing Network Connections
  • Module 10: Data Backup and Disaster Recovery


Who is it for?

This course is specifically designed for any individual who uses computers but is not aware of computer security issues.


Training Duration

2 days (16 hours)


About the Exam

Number of Questions: 50

Test Duration: 2 hours

Test Format: Multiple Choice Questions

Passing Score: 70%