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.
Unveiling the World of Cybersecurity at Savvy Coders
Welcome to Savvy Coders, where we open the doors to the captivating realm of Cybersecurity through a 20 Week program. Designed to cater to individuals from diverse backgrounds, our Cybersecurity curriculum equips you with the knowledge and skills needed to navigate the dynamic landscape of digital defense
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 toward a career in Cybersecurity. Every class will focus on what one needs to know (and nothing they don’t).
We want to help answer the increasing demand for Cybersecurity, helping our students by any means necessary, so 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 program is for you!
What You'll Learn
Your Path to Cybersecurity Excellence
Unit 1: Introduction to Cybersecurity
Embark on your journey with a strong foundation. Unit 1 introduces you to the core concepts of Cybersecurity. Unravel the intricacies of common cyber attacks and discover strategies to fortify your digital world. Engage in hands-on labs that shed light on exploiting security vulnerabilities, providing a taste of real-world challenges.
Unit 2: Unveiling Hardware and Computers
Dive deeper into the heart of technology. Unit 2 unveils the inner workings of computers and their hardware components. Get acquainted with prominent operating systems like Windows and Linux. Harness the power of virtualization through virtual machines (VMs), and master essential command-line skills. By the end of this unit, BIOS menus and Secure Shell (SSH) connections will hold no secrets.
Unit 3: Mastering Operating Systems and Scripting
Elevate your skills with practical expertise. Unit 3 delves into malware removal, disk partitioning, and software updates. Immerse yourself in firewall protocols, Task Manager intricacies, and effective system backup strategies. Gain proficiency in scripting using Powershell and Bash, enabling you to automate tasks with finesse.
Unit 4: Navigating Networking, Pentesting, and Advanced Topics
Discover the cutting-edge facets of Cybersecurity. Unit 4 empowers you with tools to explore, analyze, and secure digital landscapes. Work with Cisco Packet Tracer and Wireshark to delve into networking intricacies and traffic analysis. Unlock the power of Python for both offense and defense. Learn to tackle ransomware threats and unravel the complexities of security in the cloud, Windows Server, and Active Directory. Unit 4 will also focus on cloud infrastructure and security on platforms like Azure and AWS. Embark on the journey of penetration testing (pentesting) and gain insights into fortifying digital infrastructure.
Join us at Savvy Coders and immerse yourself in a vibrant community of Cybersecurity enthusiasts. Our program is not just about learning, but about experiencing the thrill of unraveling security puzzles, conquering challenges, and mastering the art of digital defense. Are you ready to embark on this exciting journey into the world of Cybersecurity?
Enroll now and become a Savvy Cybersecurity professional!
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
Tuition & Financing
- Each student will receive the supplies necessary to build a functional workstation, including a PC, Router, Mouse, Keyboard, and monitor.