Cybersecurity Prep Course

Learn to master cybersecurity skills from scratch—a course for complete beginners. Part-Time & Full-Time Online Classes Now Available
Cybersecurity Prep Course
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Your pathway to a rewarding career in Cybersecurity starts here

Are you new to the world of cybersecurity as a professional, or just interested in getting started in this industry? This introductory course is for you. Learners explore topics from cyber threats to cyber intelligence while gaining practical insight into governance, risk & compliance. At the end of the course, you will earn a certificate of completion from Moringa and be well-prepared to take up the professional certification exams for beginners e.g (ISC)², Network+, A+, etc

Our curriculum is created by a leading boot camp from the USA – Flatiron School, and verified by Cybersecurity experts with years of real-world industry experience. You’ll be supported by certified technical mentors when you join our Cybersecurity prep course.

This course covers all the aspects required for a good start in cybersecurity. You will be taken through cybersecurity fundamentals, get a deep dive into the cybersecurity kill chain, and discover malicious tools that hackers use. Learners will also work on practicals through weekly labs & projects. 

  • Part-Time Classes – 12 weeks
    100% Online from Mondays – Thursdays from 6.00 pm – 9.00 pm. Additional hours and support will be availed on Fridays & Saturdays.
  • Full-Time Classes – 5 weeks
    100% Online from Mondays – Thursdays from 9.00 am – 5.00 pm. Additional hours and support will be availed on Fridays & Saturdays.

If you are a recent graduate or an ongoing student looking to start your career in cybersecurity you are encouraged to apply and start. No one is left out – even if you are switching from another IT field this is the right course for you!

  1. Have basic computer skills.
  2. Proficiency in English – both spoken and written.
  3. Must have a computer or laptop ( core i5 – i7, 8GB RAM, 500GB memory).
  4. All classes are fully online. You are required to have access to stable internet.
  5. Must have a desire and curiosity to learn.
  6. Availability to attend all classes.

This course will take you from 0 to an experienced junior cyber specialist with industry-relevant & practical skills.

  1. Career readiness – explore job trends and position yourself for a prospective job as the cybersecurity industry continues to grow.
  2. Upskill in a new field – Learn what cybersecurity is and its potential impact on you & understand the most common threats, attacks, and vulnerabilities. Also, gain insights into how businesses protect their operations from attacks.
  3. Job Opportunities – There is a huge demand for Cyber Security experts from cybersecurity analysts, penetrations tester, ethical hackers, network engineers, DevSecOps, Cyber Security consultants, etc

  1. Security Consultant
  2. Information security analyst
  3. Network Security Engineer
  4. Computer Forensics Investigator
  5. Ethical Hacker
  6. Security Software Developer

Moringa is one of the most successful tech boot camps in Africa. Join us and get top-tier learning & student experience.

  • Practical hands-on learning
  • Access to industry-relevant cybersecurity labs & projects
  • Dedicated Technical mentor support
  • Graduates earn a certificate upon completion of the course
  • Access to industry networks through tech events, networking forums & the alumni community

Get started on your journey to becoming a cybersecurity specialist with our Cybersecurity Prep Course

Course Details

Curriculum Developed by:

Flatiron School

Course Duration:

12 weeks – Part Time
5 Weeks – Full Time

Mode of learning:

Part Time Classes & Full Time Classes

Training Delivery:
  • Part-Time Classes – 12 weeks
    100% Online from Mondays – Thursdays from 6.00 pm – 9.00 pm. Additional hours and support will be availed on Fridays & Saturdays.
  • Full-Time Classes – 5 weeks
    100% Online from Mondays – Thursdays from 9.00 am – 5.00 pm. Additional hours and support will be availed on Fridays & Saturdays.

Live lectures, self-learning and Technical Mentor Support available.

Tuition Fees:

Ksh 35,000

Course Prerequisites

  1. Have basic computer skills.
  2. Proficiency in English – both spoken and written.
  3. Must have a computer or laptop ( core i5 – i7, 8GB RAM, 500GB memory).
  4. All classes are fully online. You are required to have access to stable internet.
  5. Must have a desire and curiosity to learn.
  6. Availability to attend all classes.

Cybersecurity Prep Curriculum

Our curriculum is created by a leading boot camp from the USA – Flatiron School, and verified by Cybersecurity experts with years of real-world industry experience. When you join our Cybersecurity prep course, you’ll be supported by certified technical mentors.

Learners can take a beginner-level cybersecurity certification at the end of the course or sign up for CompTIA Security+ Bootcamp with Moringa.

Modules

  • Basic components of computer systems
  • Operating Systems Infrastructure & Architecture
  • Fundamentals of Networking

  • Governance
  • Standards and Best Practices
  • Privacy
  • Corporate Governance
  • Business Continuity Planning
  • Security Responsibility

  • Strategy in cybersecurity processes
  • The role of decision-makers in leading strategic planning efforts
  • Operational Design in Strategy development, Business and Security Strategy
  • The Enemy as a System
  • Information Environment (IE)
  • Information Superiority (IS)
  • Threat Intelligence and Cyber Threat Intelligence (CTI)
  • Learn the phases of the intelligence cycle
  • Understand the application of theories and hypotheses in analytical work

  • Cyber actors
  • Cyber criminal activities
  • Nature of cybercrime
  • Threat models – Cyber Kill Chain, Diamond Model in CTIl
  • Analytical techniques for correlating nexuses of activity
  • Social Engineering
  • Physical security and its importance to information and cyber security

  • Incident Response Plan
  • System Security Plan

Get started on your journey to becoming a cybersecurity specialist