Cybersecurity CompTIA Analyst (CYSA+) Bootcamp

Get Certified As a Cybersecurity Analyst In 20 Weeks. A course for aspiring cybersecurity analysts and security engineers seeking to advance their careers in cybersecurity.
Cybersecurity CompTIA Analyst (CYSA+) Bootcamp
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Your pathway to earning the most in-demand Cybersecurity Analyst certification

The CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CySA+) is a certification for cyber professionals tasked with incident detection, prevention, and response through continuous security monitoring.

This part-time course is tailored for professionals with some cybersecurity experience who are ready to take their careers to the next level. By the end of the 20 weeks, learners will earn a certificate of completion from Moringa and a CYSA+ certification from CompTIA .

  • Advanced proficiency in cybersecurity operations and monitoring
  • Enhanced threat detection and response capabilities
  • In-depth knowledge of vulnerability management strategies
  • Mastery of security architecture principles and tools
  • Expertise in incident response and recovery procedures
  • Understanding of compliance and regulatory frameworks

  • Students are required to commit at least 20 hours every week.
  • Lecture sessions take place between Mondays – Fridays between 6.00 pm – 9.00 pm.
  • Additional hours and support will be availed on Saturdays upon request.
  • Blended learning: – group work, self-learning and lecture hours, project days.
  • Learners will get exam prep materials & vouchers ahead of the certificate examination day

This course is tailored for professionals with some cybersecurity experience who are ready to take their careers to the next level. Aspiring cybersecurity analysts, security engineers, and IT professionals seeking to advance their careers in cybersecurity or enhance existing skills, this CYSA+ course will empower you to excel in the fast-paced world of cybersecurity.

  1. Must have and show proof of Network+, Security+, or equivalent knowledge. 
  2. Minimum of 2 years of hands-on information security or related experience in IT.
  3. Proficiency in English 
  4. Must have a computer or laptop ( core i5 – i7, 8GB RAM, 500GB memory).
  5. All classes are fully online. You are required to have access to stable internet.

This is the best course to advance your career in cybersecurity. Moringa School guarantees you the following: –

  1. Flexible Schedule for busy professionals – our part-time course offers evening and weekend classes, allowing you to pursue your cybersecurity goals without compromising your professional commitments.
  2. Practical Application: Put theory into practice with hands-on labs and real-world simulations on Let’s Defend Labs.
  3. Expert Instructors: Learn from industry-certified instructors who bring years of hands-on experience to the classroom. Benefit from personalized guidance, and mentorship.
  4. Career Advancement: Whether you’re aiming for a promotion, seeking new opportunities, or looking to specialize in cybersecurity, our CYSA+ course will equip you with the credentials and skills to excel in your career.
  5. Discounted Exam vouchers – to sit for the certification exam in comparison to the market price, you will also get dual certification – A certificate of completion from Moringa & CYSA+ from CompTIA.

  1. Security Analyst
  2. Security Operations Center (SOC) Analyst
  3. Incident Response Analyst
  4. Vulnerability Management Analyst
  5. Security Engineer

Did you know Information security analyst is one of the fastest growing careers​ with 32% growth expected between 2022 and 2032?​ (Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics).

Course Details

See the pacing options available, price, and more information about this course below;

Curriculum Developed by:

CompTIA

Course Duration:

Part Time Classes – 20 weeks

Mode of learning:

Part-Time Classes

Training Delivery:

Online Classes every  Mon – Fri from 6.00 pm – 9.00 pm ( live lectures, self-learning, and Technical Mentor Support available) 

Tuition Fees:

Ksh 200,000

Exam Fees:

USD 181

N.B:

The tuition & exam fees can be paid in full before start of class or in installments.
Download the fee payment plan for more details.

Course Curriculum

The curriculum has been designed by Moringa School in partnership with CompTIA [the world’s leading certification body for cybersecurity professionals] As a learner, you will be fully trained by certified, industry-expert instructors to complete the coursework and be in the best position to sit for the CompTIA CYSA+ certification exams. In addition to coursework, you will have unlimited access to Let’s defend for cyber projects and lab work.

Course Overview & Outline

  • Course Overview 
  • System configurations and installations

  • Cybersecurity Leadership Concepts
  • Assisted Lab: Exploring The Lab Environment
  • Control Types and Methods
  • Assisted Lab: Configuring Controls
  • Patch Management Concepts

  • Threat Actor Concepts
  • Active Threats
  • Assisted Lab: Reviewing IoC and Threat Intelligence Sources
  • Threat-Hunting Concepts
  • PBQ: Performing Threat Intelligence
  • Assisted Lab: Performing Threat-hunting

  • System and Network Architecture Concepts
  • PBQ: Analyzing Network Infrastructures
  • Applied Lab: Performing System Hardening
  • Identity and Access Management (IAM)
  • Assisted Lab: Configuring Centralized Logging
  • Operational Visibility
  • Assisted Lab: Assess Time Sync Errors

  • Leadership In Security Operations
  • Assisted Lab: Configuring Automation
  • Technology for Security Operations
  • PBQ: Responding to A Security Incident

  • Compliance Requirements
  • Vulnerability Scanning Methods
  • PBQ: Implementing Vulnerability Scanning Methods
  • PBQ: Analyzing Vulnerability Scans
  • Assisted Lab: Performing Asset Discovery
  • Assisted Lab: Performing Passive Scanning
  • Assisted Lab: Performing Vulnerability Scanning

  • Vulnerability Scoring Concepts
  • PBQ: Analyzing Data to Prioritize Vulnerabilities
  • Vulnerability Context Considerations
  • Assisted Lab: Establishing Context Awareness

  • Effective Communication Concepts
  • Assisted Lab: Analyzing Vulnerability Scans
  • Vulnerability Reporting Outcomes and Action Plans
  • PBQ: Performing Vulnerability Assessment
  • Assisted Lab: Detecting Legacy Systems

Study Break

  • Incident Response Planning
  • Incident Response Communication
  • PBQ: Performing Incident Response Reporting
  • Assisted Lab: Performing Root Cause Analysis

2 weeks of professional development skills necessary for career progression, job placement & workplace culture.

  • Malicious Activity
  • Applied Lab: Using Network Sniffers
  • Attack Methodology Frameworks
  • Techniques for Identifying Malicious Activity
  • Applied Lab: Researching DNS and IP Reputation

  • Web Vulnerabilities
  • Applied Lab: Performing Web Vulnerability Scanning
  • Cloud Vulnerabilities
  • PBQ: Analyzing Cloud Vulnerability Assessment Output
  • Assisted Lab: Analyzing Cloud Vulnerabilities

  • Scripting Languages
  • PBQ: Identifying Programming Languages
  • Malicious Activity Through Analysis
  • PBQ: Identifying Malicious Activity Through Analysis

  • Secure Software Development Practices
  • Assisted Lab: Exploiting Weak Cryptography
  • Controls to Mitigate Successful Application Attacks
  • PBQ: Applying Security Solutions for Software Assurance
  • Assisted Lab: Performing Directory Traversal and Command Injection
  • Assisted Lab: Performing and Detecting XSS, LFI/RFI, SQLi, SCRF
  • Controls to Prevent Attacks
  • Assisted Lab: Performing and Detecting Privilege Escalation
  • Applied Lab: Detecting and Exploiting Security Misconfiguration

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