SOURCE: Logical Operations

Logical Operations

June 16, 2015 08:49 ET

MasterGrade IT Offers New-to-Market CyberSec First Responder: Threat Detection and Response, a Groundbreaking Cybersecurity Training Course and Certification

CAPETOWN, SOUTH AFRICA--(Marketwired - June 16, 2015) - MasterGrade IT, a leading provider of instructor-led technical training, announces the addition of CyberSec First Responder: Threat Detection and Response to their public training schedule. This cybersecurity training course and corresponding ProCert Accredited certification, Certified CyberSec First Responder, were developed by Logical Operations with the goal of helping organizations combat cybersecurity threats.

The number of exceptional IT security breaches continues to grow exponentially, which is part of an overall trend toward increasingly destructive hacking incidents. These hacking incidents further highlight the enormous demand for qualified security professionals who can protect their organizations' networks and prevent significant losses. Delivered in an instructor-led setting over a five-day period, CyberSec First Responder: Threat Detection and Response is designed for information assurance professionals who perform job functions related to the development, operation, management, and enforcement of security capabilities for systems and networks. The CyberSec First Responder: Threat Detection and Response course will prepare security professionals to become the first line of response against cyber-attacks by teaching students to analyze threats, design secure computing and network environments, proactively defend networks, and respond to and investigate cybersecurity incidents.

MasterGrade IT
"We're extremely proud to announce the addition of CyberSec First Responder: Threat and Response to our IT Security training portfolio, and welcome a partnership with MasterGrade IT to bring this to the market," said Bill Rosenthal, CEO, Logical Operations. "Here at Logical Operations, we know that people are the key to protecting an organization's network; even with the best hardware and software solutions, an organization won't be fully protected without properly trained professionals. Our expertise in the IT security training field has allowed us to create a training course and certification program that uniquely meets the training needs of today's security professionals and organizations everywhere."

Class dates and more information can be found on MasterGrade IT's website www.mastergradeit.co.za

About MasterGrade IT
We understand the need for current, quality training in a world wholly dependent on Information Technology. For the past 20 years thousands of students have passed through our doors adding value to themselves and their companies. We look forward to provide and add the latest in much needed IT Security to our stable of courses and partnering with a reputable provider like Logical Operations.

About Logical Operations
Logical Operations helps organizations and individuals maximize training with an adaptable expert-facilitated learning experience. Its more than 4,600 titles are available through flexible delivery platforms that are designed for any learning environment. Logical Operations also offers a growing portfolio of high-stakes certifications such as Logical Operations Certified CyberSec First Responder and assessments including Logical Operations Certified CyberSAFE. For more information, connect with Logical Operations at http://logicaloperations.com and on Twitter @logicalops.

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