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Network Defense Essentials

The purpose of the NDE certification is to recognize the competency and expertise of a professional in network defense and information security skills thereby adding value to their workplace and employer.

Online Skills to Advance Business Support Unit

  • Reference
  • Location
  • Duration
    10 weeks
  • Certification
    EC Council
  • Fees
    Fees may apply
  • Start date
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Course Overview

The NDE certification verifies a learners knowledge and skills to protect their information assets. The learner is introduced to various computer and network security concepts such as network security controls, wireless network security, IoT Network Security, Cryptography, Network Traffic Monitoring and more.

What will I be studying?

Network Defense Essentials (112-51)

Why should I apply?

Since the introduction of CEH in 2003, it is recognized as a standard within the information security community. CEH v11 continues to
introduce the latest hacking techniques and the most advanced hacking tools and exploits used by hackers and information security professionals today. The Five Phases of Ethical Hacking and the original core mission of CEH remain valid and relevant today: “To beat a hacker, you need to think like a hacker.”

What is the Certification?

Network Defense Essentials – EC-Council

What are the fees?

This course is offered under the Skills to Advance Initiative.  With this, a certain eligibility criteria applies.  To find out if you are eligible, contact the Business Support Unit on 066 714 9690 or [email protected].


A fee waiver is in place for applicants in receipt of a qualifying social welfare payment.  You can check your fee waiver eligibility with Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection (DEASP), INTREO or your Local Employment Service (LES) office.


Call Claire 066 714 96 90 or get in touch by email: [email protected]

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