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InfoSec & CISO Course

InfoSec & CISO Course Overview

Designed for working professionals aiming to break into information security, our InfoSec & CISO program equips you with essential skills to excel as an Information Security Officer or Chief Information Security Officer. You'll learn to design security frameworks, manage policies, and lead cybersecurity teams effectively. Our curriculum covers risk assessment, cybersecurity laws, incident response, and strategic security operations, taught through real-world scenarios and expert instruction. By the end, you'll be prepared to protect information assets and make strategic decisions against evolving cyber threats, enhancing your career prospects in this vital industry.

What Skills Will You Gain with Our Online InfoSec & CISO Course?

Upon completing our InfoSec & CISO training program, you'll acquire:
  • Strategic Security Management: Learn to develop and oversee comprehensive security strategies that protect organizational assets.
  • Risk Assessment Techniques: Master the ability to identify vulnerabilities and predict potential threats to craft effective mitigation strategies.
  • Incident Response Preparedness: Gain expertise in preparing and managing responses to security breaches efficiently.
  • Regulatory Compliance: Understand the complex landscape of cybersecurity laws and regulations to ensure organizational compliance.
  • Leadership and Team Management: Develop leadership skills necessary to build, manage, and lead cross-functional cybersecurity teams effectively.
With our online InfoSec & CISO training, you will gain a suite of valuable skills that are critical for success in the field of information security.

As a Qualified Infosec & Ciso Course Graduate, You’ll Be Prepared for Roles Such As:

Chief Information Security Officer (CISO): Lead organizational security initiatives and strategies at a senior executive level.
  • Information Security Officer: Oversee the operations of information security programs and ensure compliance with security policies and regulations.
  • Security Analyst: Assess security systems and measures, identify vulnerabilities, and suggest enhancements.
  • Security Manager: Manage an organization's security protocols, lead security teams, and develop policies to mitigate risks.
  • Incident Response Manager: Coordinate responses to security breaches and work to minimize impact and prevent future incidents.
  • Cyber Security Consultant: Provide expert advice and solutions to organizations seeking to strengthen their cybersecurity defenses.

Industries You’ll Be Able to Work in With Our Online Infosec & CISO Course

InfoSec & CISO graduates are in high demand across various industries:
  • Finance: Protect sensitive financial data against cyber threats and ensure compliance with industry regulations.
  • Healthcare: Secure confidential health records and patient information, adhering to stringent privacy standards like HIPAA.
  • Government and Public Sector: Safeguard national security by protecting sensitive government data and managing public infrastructure.
  • Technology and Software: Defend against cyber attacks and manage security in rapidly evolving tech environments.
  • Retail and E-Commerce: Protect customer data and financial transactions in the face of growing online retail threats.
  • Telecommunications: Ensure the security of networks and data in critical communication infrastructures.
  • Education: Protect student data and institutional information while supporting secure digital learning environments.

Benny Cohen
Real Time Group Founder and CEO

  • M.Sc. in Communication Engineering
  • B.Sc. in Electronics Engineering
  • Lecturer and Head of the Cyber and Information Security Course at RT-Group, with over 20 years of experience in software/hardware system development, including 6 years in the cybersecurity industry.
  • Specializes in penetration testing and provides training both domestically and internationally. Conducts penetration testing (PT) for security companies as well as leading enterprises in the industry.


Information and Cyber Security CISO Curriculum

The InfoSec & CISO Course program is made up of a number of courses (modules).‎
We know that each of us arrives with a different background and level of knowledge. In order to tailor the content to best fit your needs, you can choose the track that is most suitable for you:‎
InfoSec & CISO Course studies at the college are currently conducted online.‎

Comprehensive Track

This track includes all the courses in the program and is designed to make you an expert in the field.‎

  • Designed for students with little to no experience.
  • Requires 9 to 12 months to complete.‎
  • 505 academic hours.
Standard Track

This track includes only the courses and content specifically designed for the InfoSec & CISO Course program.‎

  • Designed for students with prior knowledge in the high-tech industry.
  • Requires 6 to 7 months to complete.
  • 275 academic hours.
Self-Designed Track

This track allows you to select only the specific courses and content that you are interested in and wish to complete.‎

  • Designed for students with experience in the field.
  • Requires 1 to 3 months to complete, depending on the courses chosen by the student.
Software Tools
Linux Admin Course 50 academic hours ok-full-icon Comprehensive Track

In this course, you will learn how to seamlessly operate a Linux system and techniques to maximize your utilization of Linux's capabilities. The curriculum is divided into two sections.

The first part of the course will cover installation, file management, and permissions. By the end of this part, you will be proficient in managing the system seamlessly.

In the second part of the course, you will delve into system configurations, users management, network cards, Linux kernel management, and more.

Linux is an open-source, free operating system known for its relatively high security. It provides software testers and developers with efficiency and freedom of action. The vast majority of software applications, such as servers, applications, databases, or internet services, are deployed on Linux operating systems. Therefore, it is critical for software testers to possess knowledge and experience in Linux. This course equips you precisely with such expertise.

Bash Scripting Course 25 academic hours ok-full-icon Comprehensive Track
Bash is a highly convenient and efficient shell (command line interface) environment. Developed by GNU contributors, it is essentially the default shell in Linux/GNU systems, serving as a vital foundation for the system. Like any shell, it encompasses a robust command system as well as an efficient scripting language.
Python Course 90 academic hours ok-full-icon Comprehensive Track

The focus is on Python 3, aiming to provide the knowledge and experience required for programming real-world applications in an object-oriented industry. You will learn how to develop software using Python. You will be taught techniques and appropriate tools to professionally develop high-level Python programs suitable for high-tech companies. This is a very practical course in which we will also be using circuit boards.

Python is currently considered one of the most popular and sought-after programming languages in the IT industry. Its popularity and widespread use in various industry projects make Python one of the most demanded programming courses. The high demand and diverse employment opportunities make Python highly beneficial to specialize in for a rewarding professional career with multiple growth opportunities.

Networking Course 40 academic hours ok-full-icon Comprehensive Track

Computer networking at the CCNA level: This course provides extensive knowledge in both theoretical and practical aspects of installation, maintenance, configuration, understanding of routers and switches, operation, network troubleshooting, and familiarity with computer networking protocols at the CCNA level. You will become familiar with the fundamental concepts and devices in networking, aspects and layers of LANs/WANs and the structure and functioning of architectures and protocols used in IP networks.

GIT (Version Control) Course 25 academic hours ok-full-icon Comprehensive Track

Git is an open-source version control system that serves as a tool for managing code versions and the software development process. Its primary purpose is to help developers efficiently manage code and track changes in software files.

In this course, you will learn the core features of Git, workflow techniques, and methods to undo changes or maintain multiple project versions. Additionally, you'll discover how to collaborate effectively with other teams and developers. Designed for programmers seeking the best and most suitable way to manage code development versions, the course covers essential workflow principles, core features, version control, collaboration, and more.

CISO Courses
Cyber Security Fundamentals Course 20 academic hours ok-full-icon Comprehensive Track ok-standard-icon Standard Track

The Cyber Security Fundamentals course is an introduction to cybersecurity. It serves as the foundational course for principles in the field of cybersecurity and information security. The course covers both the practical and theoretical aspects of the cyber world. It explains the roles and requirements of a cybersecurity professional. In this course, you'll receive a general overview of all the subjects covered in the complete program. This includes topics such as defense layers, common breaches, and more.

Computer Networking and Infrastructure Security Course 60 academic hours ok-full-icon Comprehensive Track ok-standard-icon Standard Track

The cyber infrastructure provides the critical technological foundations for multimedia communication, remote activities, cloud storage, advanced device-to-device communication (IoT), data security, and more. This field influences numerous aspects of daily life and business operations.

Web Server and Web Application Security Course 30 academic hours ok-full-icon Comprehensive Track ok-standard-icon Standard Track

Cybersecurity measures for safeguarding network servers and applications are essential in the digital world. Protecting sensitive data, preventing unauthorized access, and ensuring the safety of organizational activities are integral components of securing these vital online assets. In the course, you will learn how to defend against evolving cyber threats and maintain essential functionality, including a robust firewall and regular security updates. To guard against dynamic threats and maintain the functionality of network servers and applications, a multi-layered approach is necessary.

Cyber Security in IOT, SCADA and EmbeddedCourse 25 academic hours ok-full-icon Comprehensive Track ok-standard-icon Standard Track

Cybersecurity in IoT networks, SCADA systems, and embedded systems is an inseparable domain that addresses the security challenges and vulnerabilities arising from issues and weaknesses in interconnected devices, industrial control systems, and integrated devices in various applications. Each connected device serves as a potential entry point for cyber threats, and without proper solutions, these devices can be exploited for unauthorized network access or sensitive data theft. SCADA systems, which manage and monitor critical infrastructures in sectors like energy, water, and manufacturing, also require protection against cyber attacks that could disrupt operations and even cause physical damage.

Cyber Security in Cloud Computing & Virtualization Course 25 academic hours ok-full-icon Comprehensive Track ok-standard-icon Standard Track

Cybersecurity in the cloud computing and virtualization domain is a central topic in the world of technology. With a significant increase in the usage of cloud services and virtualization, the boundaries of physical security are weakened, making advanced cybersecurity knowledge crucial for safeguarding organizations and networks. Cybersecurity for computers and virtual environments focuses on the unique challenges arising from the proliferation of this technology. Remote data access, privacy preservation, monitoring, and detection of advanced threats are all part of the key challenges that require advanced solutions in cybersecurity within this sector.

Cyber Threats Detection & Network Monitoring Course 30 academic hours ok-full-icon Comprehensive Track ok-standard-icon Standard Track

Detecting threats in the cybersecurity domain is especially important for securing any organization. Swift response to attacks and the ability to identify advanced threats are integral parts of a comprehensive strategy for safeguarding information and systems. Early detection of suspicious activities within a network can prevent significant damages and maintain functionality. We will utilize various tools and techniques to identify abnormal behaviors, intrusive actions, and unauthorized attempts to access information. Exposure to potential threats enables us to react swiftly for effective resolution and to ensure optimal cybersecurity.

Incident Response and Accountability Course 20 academic hours ok-full-icon Comprehensive Track ok-standard-icon Standard Track

Event response management and accountability in the field of information security are crucial components of the course. Participants will learn how to efficiently respond to security incidents, including identification, response, analysis, and recovery. Emphasis will be placed on action protocols in disaster scenarios and how to enhance the security process to ensure data resilience and organizational protection. Students will explore legal implications, important guidelines, and organizational responsibilities in dealing with security incidents, as well as how to develop prevention and action plans to address persistent threats.

Information Security Governance Course 25 academic hours ok-full-icon Comprehensive Track ok-standard-icon Standard Track

Information security governance is a comprehensive framework that ensures effective protection of sensitive data within the organization. The process includes policy definition, risk management guidelines, role establishment, and securing systems. An up-to-date information security governance strategy demands commitment, leadership, clear communication, risk analysis, and continuous monitoring. Aligning security objectives with business goals contributes to holistic security and ensures proactive access to information. By establishing a strong governance structure, organizations can safeguard their assets, maintain trust, and adapt to evolving cyber threats effectively.

CISO Roles & Responsibilities Course 40 academic hours ok-full-icon Comprehensive Track ok-standard-icon Standard Track

The course "Roles and Responsibilities of CISO" explores the role of the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) in organizations. Students will learn about the responsibilities of the manager in charge of information security, including the central management of security policies, threat and risk analysis, security program planning and management, and disaster recovery. The course helps understand the organizational responsibilities related to information security and the connection between the CISO and the organization's management. Students will gain in-depth knowledge about defense requirements, addressing advanced threats, legal aspects, safety planning, and more.

Admission Requirements

  • Basic level of digital literacy on a Windows-running computer.
  • No prior knowledge or experience in cybersecurity or networking is required.
  • Experience in script implementation is an advantage.
  • Personal interview.

Who is the online InfoSec training and Cyber CISO course suitable for?‎

  • Students with no experience who aspire to work as a CISO (must also complete the first part - Software Development Tools course).
  • System administrators or Linux professionals aiming to enhance their skills.
  • Information security professionals, architects, managers, and officers.
  • Government ministry information security personnel.
InfoSec & CISO Certification

Certifications and Credentials

Requirements for eligibility for the certificate:

  • Participation in at least 80% of the course hours
  • Submission of a final project / final exam with a score of 70 and above
  • Obligation to submit course assignments, including exercises, homework, and projects

Why Study at RTG

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  • Beginners in the world of technology and cyber without prior knowledge.
  • Individuals with a technical background in network security of Windows or Linux, system administrators, and information security professionals.

A CISO certificate can provide you with advanced skills and knowledge in cybersecurity, making you a competitive candidate for high-level roles in information security management. It enhances your expertise in handling cyber threats, risk management, policy development, and response strategies, increasing your career opportunities and potential earnings.

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