Cybersecurity + Ops

A live 20 week virtual program for anyone who wants to start their career in this high-demand industry. Our classes are instructor-led in a virtual classroom setting. 

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At Savvy Coders, we see the massive hiring demand in the field of Cybersecurity + Ops. Wanting to offer the best boot camp on the market, we partnered with Code Fellows to bring training in this growing field to the St. Louis area. Our program offers an in-depth look at Cybersecurity and Operations from the ground up. The course is taught by professionals in the Cyber community and is broken down into 4 units.

Our classes are instructor-led in a small, virtual classroom. This program is taught at an accelerated pace so that after just 20 weeks, students can tackle many of the basics needed to start them on a path towards a career in Cybersecurity. Every class will focus on what one needs to know (and nothing they don’t).

We want to help answer that increasing demand for Cybersecurity and Operations through helping our students out by any means necessary so that they are able to meet that demand after they graduate from Savvy Coders. We strive to help our students take control of their future, one month at a time.

If you are looking for a place to start…then this course is for you!

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What You'll Learn

Ops 101: Explore Ethical Hacking & Cybersecurity Careers

We start off with hands-on practice with the tools and techniques of penetration testers and ethical hackers. Learn how to find and exploit computer systems, and explore cybersecurity career pathways.

Ops 102: Intro to Computer Operations

Learn system interfaces, identify and install hardware components, and practice deploying Windows and Linux operating systems to build foundational skills that will kickstart your career in technical operations.

Ops 201: Foundations of Computer Operations

Learn to support technology operations by resolving issues with hardware, software, and virtual or cloud systems.

In this hands-on course, you will build up foundational Windows troubleshooting skills by exploring and overcoming challenging scenario-based labs. Key skills such as communication, knowledge and process documentation, fundamental terminal operations, performance monitoring, system process management, issue handling, backup/imaging/recovery tools, and software application operations are developed.

The course focuses on practical systems support and troubleshooting. Students will utilize the CompTIA troubleshooting methodology as well as the ITIL service management framework to communicate, resolve, and document issues and incidents. Students will also study how endpoints interact with the greater IT infrastructure, exploring concepts such as network ports and protocols, Wi-Fi, and server-based user identity support.

Ops 301: Networking and Systems Administration

Gain hands-on server and networking skills in this exciting course that follows the journey of the fictional GlobeX Corporation as it grows from a startup to a multinational enterprise with fully functional network and information systems. As their new administrator, get ready to deploy systems and design new networks in this fast-paced learning environment that mirrors critical on-the-job scenarios designed to prepare you for real-world Ops challenges.

The course integrates practical network and systems administration operations such as network design and troubleshooting, VPN tunneling, firewall configuration, network security, server deployment and configuration, user identity management, scripting & automation, and system health monitoring with professional exercises in change management and project planning in a simulated on-the-job narrative.

Prior Knowledge Needed

  • There is no prior knowledge needed to take this course.

Course Length, Time, & Location

  • 20 weeks
  • Instructor-led in a small, virtual classroom
  • Monday – Thursday nights from 6:00pm CT – 9:30pm CT

Class Size

Students Maximum

Tuition & Financing

Lab Kit

Each student will receive the following tools:

  • A desktop tower PC computer intended for lab and data overwrite.
  • Compatible peripherals
  • Two 32GB USB 3.0 flash drives
  • Sysadmin toolkits
  • Cat5e networking supplies
  • A wireless router for firmware modifications

Admissions Process

Step 1
Fill out the quick application form to get moving!
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Step 2
Meet Your Advisor
Schedule your personalized meeting with your Admissions Advisor so we can set you up with the best course fit.
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Attend a Class Preview
Register and attend a class preview session.
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Finish PreWork
Complete the required pre-work to finalize your admissions process.
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We endeavor to give back to our communities by increasing tech talent and expanding business opportunities. We designed a comprehensive curriculum that would allow our students to expand their professional horizons in 12-20 weeks.

Questions? Reach us at 314-301-9245