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CompTIA Secure Infrastructure Specialist (CSIS)

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    CompTIA Secure Infrastructure Specialist (CSIS)

    The CompTIA Secure Infrastructure Specialist (CSIS) certification is a stackable credential that showcases proficiency across a range of IT skills foundational to securing IT infrastructures. This certification is designed for IT professionals who have achieved the CompTIA A+, Network+, and Security+ certifications, demonstrating their comprehensive knowledge in IT operations, networking, and cybersecurity. It encompasses a broad spectrum of topics, from understanding hardware and networking fundamentals to implementing and managing security protocols and measures.

    This certification is highly beneficial for IT professionals such as system administrators, network administrators, and security specialists seeking to validate their expertise in building and maintaining secure networks and systems. It signifies an individual’s ability to tackle the multifaceted security challenges present in today’s technology-driven environments, enhancing their capabilities to support and secure IT infrastructure effectively.

    Alternatively, our Cyber Security Career Programme is the preferred route for students looking to kickstart their careers and thrive as cyber security Professionals.

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    What’s included?

    • Consultation with a Career Consultant to corroborate your course choice
    • Unlimited, 12-month access to the official CompTIA Secure Infrastructure Specialist
    • Official CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+ and CompTIA Security+ Exam
    • Certified Tutor to provide assistance with course queries
    • Access to a full Support Team for assistance with examination, notes, and study queries
    • Official CompTIA learning portal with access to videos, flash cards, and performance-based questions (PBQs) to maximise your chance of success
    • A professional, industry-oriented CV rewrite*
    • A LinkedIn profile overhaul to maximise your new networking opportunities*

    Certification: CompTIA Secure Infrastructure Specialist

    Vendor: CompTIA: The Computing Technology Industry Association

    Key learning objective: The CompTIA Secure Infrastructure Specialist (CSIS) certification focuses on equipping IT professionals with a comprehensive set of skills crucial for creating, managing, and securing a robust IT infrastructure.

    *Value-added service that can be added at an additional cost

    Certification details

    ITonlinelearning is a verified CompTIA Authorised Partner (AP), which means that this certification has been rigorously assessed and approved to meet industry standards.

    Accrediting body
    As the leading provider of vendor-neutral IT certifications, the Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) is the go-to for individuals looking to enhance their skills and take their career to the next level. With a range of certifications covering everything from cyber security and cloud computing to networking, CompTIA has something for everyone! With over 2.5 million certifications awarded to date, you can trust that you’re in good hands with CompTIA.

    But CompTIA is more than just certifications – they’re a community of experts and professionals, passionate about advancing IT and promoting excellence. That’s why they offer a range of resources and support for their members, including training and development opportunities, networking events, and research and policy work.

    Certification expiry
    This certification showcases validation of your expertise, and is valid for life!

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    CompTIA Secure Infrastructure Specialist

    What You Will Learn


    The CompTIA Secure Infrastructure Specialist certification is designed to equip IT professionals with essential skills and comprehensive knowledge vital for effectively building and securing IT infrastructures.

      CompTIA A+

      The CompTIA A+ certification is a foundational IT certification that covers a broad range of topics essential for entry-level IT professionals. It emphasizes the understanding and troubleshooting of a variety of hardware and software, along with customer support skills. Additionally, it includes an understanding of basic networking, security fundamentals, and operational procedures, preparing individuals for roles in IT support and technical assistance.

      CompTIA Network+

      The CompTIA Network+ is a certification that provides a thorough understanding of foundational networking concepts and practices. It’s designed for IT professionals who want to build or enhance their knowledge in network infrastructure. The certification covers a range of topics, including network design and implementation, troubleshooting, managing network devices, wireless and wired networks, security principles, and emerging technologies in networking.

      CompTIA Security+

      The CompTIA Security+ certification is a widely recognized certification that provides foundational knowledge in cybersecurity. It’s tailored for IT professionals who are looking to establish or advance their careers in the field of IT security. The certification covers essential topics such as network security, compliance and operational security, threats and vulnerabilities, application, data, and host security, access control and identity management, and cryptography

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      Projecting Your Salary

      We want to help you achieve the best outcome in your studies so that you can flourish in your selected development pathway.

      £31.3K /

      per year

      Security Analyst

      £56.1K /

      per year

      Infrastructure Manager

      £79.6K /

      per year

      CISO

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      CompTIA Secure Infrastructure Specialist (CSIS)
      Frequently Asked Questions

      You have questions, and we have all the answers

      The CSIS certification is ideal for IT professionals who want to showcase their comprehensive skills in IT operations, networking, and cybersecurity. It’s suitable for roles like system administrators, network administrators, and security specialists.

      Earning the CSIS certification demonstrates a well-rounded skill set in IT infrastructure and security, making you a valuable asset for any organization focusing on secure IT operations. It can lead to better job opportunities, higher earning potential, and recognition as a skilled professional in a variety of IT roles.

      Yes, the CSIS certification is suitable even for those new to the IT field, as it starts with the CompTIA A+ certification, which covers fundamental IT skills. However, it’s recommended to have some basic understanding of computers and networking, and the pathway to CSIS will involve progressively advancing through Network+ and Security+ to build a comprehensive skill set in IT infrastructure and security.