Certified Network Defender (CND) is a vendor-neutral, hands-on, instructor-led comprehensive network security certification training program. This course covers the protection, detection, & responsive approach to network security. Contains hands-on labs based on major network security tools & techniques to provide network administrators real world expertise on network security technologies & operations.
CND is a skills-based, lab intensive program based on a job-task analysis & cybersecurity education framework presented by the National Initiative of Cybersecurity Education (NICE). The course is mapped to the Department of Defense (DoD) job roles for system & network administrators.