Network Security

LSET Network Security course design to implement and manage secure networks effectively.

Course ID
NS
Department
Cyber Security
Campus
1 Cornhill
Level
Certificate
Method
Lecture + Project + Internship
Duration
2 Weeks to 12 Months

Welcome to the Network Security course! This programme aims to give you a thorough understanding of securing computer networks. You will explore key network security concepts, technologies, and best practices through lectures, hands-on exercises, and real-world case studies. Topics include firewalls, intrusion detection/prevention systems (IDS/IPS), virtual private networks (VPNs), secure protocols, and more. By the end of this course, you will have the knowledge and skills to design, implement, and manage secure networks effectively.

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  • Foundation Certificate: provides a quick but comprehensive introduction to technology, perfect for those with limited time or budget constraints.
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FOUNDATION CERTIFICATE
Expertise Gained: ★ ★
LSET Foundation is a condensed and affordable program designed to ignite your skills in a shorter time frame. Perfect for busy individuals seeking a quick yet comprehensive introduction to the world of technology.
Course Details
Online Fees
(Excl. of VAT)
Home Classroom
(Excl. of VAT)
International Classroom
Certificate
Duration: 2 weeks
Teaching Hours: 8 hours
Practice Hours(Optional): 24 hours
Lab Hours: 12 hours
Intake: 1st Day of Every Month
Online Fees (Excl. of VAT)
Pay Upfront (with 20% Disc) : £160
Pay Per Module:
Number of Modules: 2
Per Module Fee: £100
Classroom Fees (Excl. of VAT)
Pay Upfront (with 20% Disc) : £200
Pay Per Module:
Number of Modules: 2
Per Module Fee: £125
International Classroom
Pay Upfront: £280
COURSE CONTENT
Introduction to Network Security
Firewalls and Access Control
Secure Protocols and Encryption
ADVANCED CERTIFICATE
Expertise Gained: ★ ★ ★
LSET Advanced Certificate is your all-encompassing journey into the realms of technology, offering a 360-degree immersion into the world of technology and beyond. Dive deep, explore extensively, and emerge elevated.
Course Details
Online Fees
(Excl. of VAT)
Home Classroom
(Excl. of VAT)
International Classroom
Certificate
Duration: 6 weeks
Teaching Hours: 24 hours
Practice Hours(Optional): 60 hours
Lab Hours: 24 hours
Intake: 1st Day of Every Month
Online Fees (Excl. of VAT)
Pay Upfront (with 20% Disc) : £480
Pay Per Module:
Number of Modules: 2
Per Module Fee: £300
Classroom Fees (Excl. of VAT)
Pay Upfront (with 20% Disc) : £600
Pay Per Module:
Number of Modules: 2
Per Module Fee: £375
International Classroom
Pay Upfront: £840
COURSE CONTENT
Introduction to Network Security
Firewalls and Access Control
Secure Protocols and Encryption
Network Security Architecture
Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems (IDS/IPS)
Network Access Control (NAC)
Wireless Network Security
EXPERT CERTIFICATE
Expertise Gained: ★ ★ ★ ★ ★
LSET Expert is the pinnacle of technical education for those committed to mastering their craft. Explore intricate technical concepts with industry experts, elevate your skills, expand your horizons, and unlock your full potential.
Course Details
Online Fees
(Excl. of VAT)
Home Classroom
(Excl. of VAT)
International Classroom
Certificate
Duration: 12 weeks
Teaching Hours: 48 hours
Practice Hours(Optional): 120 hours
Lab Hours: 48 hours
Intake: 1st Day of Every Month
Online Fees (Excl. of VAT)
Pay Upfront (with 20% Disc) : £960
Pay Per Module:
Number of Modules: 3
Per Module Fee: £400
Classroom Fees (Excl. of VAT)
Pay Upfront (with 20% Disc) : £1,200
Pay Per Module:
Number of Modules: 3
Per Module Fee: £500
International Classroom
Pay Upfront: £1,680
COURSE CONTENT
Introduction to Network Security
Firewalls and Access Control
Secure Protocols and Encryption
Network Security Architecture
Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems (IDS/IPS)
Network Access Control (NAC)
Wireless Network Security
Virtual Private Networks (VPNs)
Network Security Monitoring and Logging
Best Practices and Emerging Trends

EXPERT PLUS CERTIFICATE

(Expert + Project (Online))
Course Details
Online Fees
(Excl. of VAT)
Home Classroom
(Excl. of VAT)
International Classroom
Certificate
Duration: 5 Months
Online Fees (Excl. of VAT)
Pay Upfront (with 20% Disc) : £1,760
Pay Per Module:
Number of Modules: 5
Per Module Fee: £440
Classroom Fees (Excl. of VAT)
Pay Upfront (with 20% Disc) : £2,000
Pay Per Module:
Number of Modules: 5
Per Module Fee: £500
International Classroom
Pay Upfront: £2,680

EXPERT STAR CERTIFICATE

(Expert + Project (Online) + Industrial Training and Internship)
Course Details
Online Fees
(Excl. of VAT)
Home Classroom
(Excl. of VAT)
International Classroom
Certificate
Duration: 12 Months
Online Fees (Excl. of VAT)
Pay Upfront (with 20% Disc) : £4,832
Pay Per Module:
Number of Modules: 5
Per Module Fee: £1,208
Classroom Fees (Excl. of VAT)
Pay Upfront (with 20% Disc) : £5,072
Pay Per Module:
Number of Modules: 5
Per Module Fee: £1,268
International Classroom
Pay Upfront: £6,520

EXPERT ELITE CERTIFICATE

(Expert + Project (Online) + Industrial Training and Internship + Pro Plan)
Course Details
Online Fees
(Excl. of VAT)
Home Classroom
(Excl. of VAT)
International Classroom
Certificate
Duration: 12 Months
Online Fees (Excl. of VAT)
Pay Upfront (with 20% Disc) : £5,152
Pay Per Module:
Number of Modules: 5
Per Module Fee: £1,288
Classroom Fees (Excl. of VAT)
Pay Upfront (with 20% Disc) : £5,392
Pay Per Module:
Number of Modules: 5
Per Module Fee: £1,348
International Classroom
Pay Upfront: £6,920

*Modules of our curriculum are subject to change. We update our curriculum based on the new releases of the libraries, frameworks, Software, etc. Students will be informed about the final curriculum in the course induction class.

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   Disclaimer: Our Industrial Training and Internship Program (part of Expert Star and Expert Elite) includes a guaranteed six-month paid internship with a technology company, offering work commitments ranging from ten (10) hours to forty (40) hours per week. We specifically guarantee a minimum of ten (10) hours of work per week. The actual number of hours worked may exceed ten (10) hours per week, depending on the hiring company. We guarantee compensation at the national minimum wage; however, the hiring company may offer a higher wage at their discretion. We do not guarantee any compensation above the national minimum wage. Internship placements may be with our organisation or with one of our affiliated sister companies. We aim to place participants in a variety of companies, ranging from early-stage startups to established enterprises. However, we do not guarantee the type or size of the company for the internship placement. Due to visa restrictions, certain international students may be ineligible to participate in this program.

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Learn key network security skills like firewalls, IDS/IPS, VPNs, secure protocols, network monitoring, and incident response with practical exercises and real-world examples. Protect your network efficiently.

Technologies Covered

Firewalls and Access Control: Techniques and tools for configuring and managing firewalls to control network traffic.

Intrusion Detection/Prevention Systems (IDS/IPS): Strategies for detecting and mitigating unauthorised access and attacks.

Virtual Private Networks (VPNs): Methods for establishing secure and encrypted connections over the internet.

Secure Protocols and Encryption: Implementation of secure communication protocols and data encryption techniques.

Network Monitoring and Security Audits: Tools and best practices for ongoing network monitoring and conducting security audits.

Incident Response and Management: Procedures and frameworks for responding to and managing security incidents effectively.

Complementary Workshops

Git Management

Agile Project Management

Agile Project Management

Team Building

Personality Development

Interview Preparation

Course Information

Course Intakes

1st January

1st February

1st March

1st April

1st May

1st June

1st July

1st August

1st September

1st October

1st November

1st December

Entry Criteria

  • No prior programming knowledge
  • Ability to complete assignments on time
  • Ability to work in Group
  • If a potential student’s first language is not English, they must also reach the English Language requirements of either any one of the following - IELTS 5.5 or NCC Test or GCE “O” Level English C6.
  • Have access to personal laptop

Course Highlights

  • Hands-on Sessions
  • Project-based Learning
  • Live or Offline Capstone Project
  • Real world development experience
  • Industry Mentors
  • Interactive Teaching Methodologies

Evaluation Criteria

  • 18 Coding exercises
  • 5 Assignments
  • 5 Quizzes
  • Capstone Project
  • Group activities
  • Presentations

Learning Objectives

  • Stay updated with emerging trends and technologies in network security.
  • Configure and manage network security tools and technologies effectively.
  • Implement security measures to safeguard network infrastructure and data.
  • Identify and prevent various network attacks through practical application.
  • Develop and implement network security policies aligned with industry best practices.
  • Understand network security principles, including threat analysis and vulnerability assessment.

Weekday Batches

  • Batch 01Weekday Batches (09:00 AM – 10:00 AM)
  • Batch 02Weekday Batches (10:00 AM – 11:00 AM)
  • Batch 03Weekday Batches (11:00 AM – 12:00 PM)
  • Batch 04Weekday Batches (12:00 PM – 01:00 PM)
  • Batch 05Weekday Batches (01:00 PM – 02:00 PM)
  • Batch 06Weekday Batches (02:00 PM – 03:00 PM)
  • Batch 07Weekday Batches (03:00 PM – 04:00 PM)
  • Batch 08Weekday Batches (04:00 PM – 05:00 PM)
  • Batch 09Weekday Batches (05:00 PM – 06:00 PM)
  • Batch 10Weekday Batches (06:00 PM – 07:00 PM)
  • Batch 11Weekday Batches (07:00 PM – 08:00 PM)

Weekend Batches

  • Batch 01Weekend Batches (08:00 AM – 09:00 AM)
  • Batch 02Weekend Batches (09:00 AM – 10:00 AM)
  • Batch 03Weekend Batches (10:00 AM – 11:00 AM)
  • Batch 04Weekend Batches (11:00 AM – 12:00 PM)
  • Batch 05Weekend Batches (05:00 PM – 06:00 PM)
  • Batch 06Weekend Batches (06:00 PM – 07:00 PM)

Hands-on Workshops

Interview Preparation

CV Preparation

Personality Development

LARRY

Enroll in the LSET Network Security course to equip yourself with skills in safeguarding network infrastructure and data. Gain hands-on experience in threat analysis, vulnerability assessment, and implementing security measures following industry standards.

Course Content

Browse the LSET interactive and practical curriculum

Introduction to Network Security

>> Overview of network security fundamentals >> Goals of network security: Confidentiality, integrity, availability (CIA) >> Threat landscape: Common network security threats and vulnerabilities

Network Security Architecture

>> Secure network design principles: Defense-in-depth, least privilege, and segmentation >> Network security zones: DMZ, internal, and external networks >> Security controls: Firewalls, routers, switches, and access control lists (ACLs)

Firewalls and Access Control

>> Introduction to firewalls: Types, functionalities, and deployment scenarios >> Firewall rule sets and policies: Allow, deny, and logging >> Next-generation firewalls (NGFW): Application-aware filtering, intrusion prevention, and advanced threat protection

Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems (IDS/IPS)

>> Intrusion detection concepts: Signature-based vs. anomaly-based detection >> Intrusion prevention techniques: Blocking, quarantine, and alerting >> Deployment strategies for IDS/IPS: Inline vs. passive, host-based vs. network-based

Virtual Private Networks (VPNs)

>> Introduction to VPNs: Tunneling, encryption, and authentication >> VPN architectures: Site-to-site, remote access, and client-to-site >> VPN protocols: IPSec, SSL/TLS VPN, and PPTP

Secure Protocols and Encryption

>> Secure communication protocols: HTTPS, SSH, SFTP, and DNSSEC >> Encryption algorithms and key management: Symmetric vs. asymmetric encryption, key exchange protocols >> Securing network services: Email (SMTP/POP/IMAP), DNS, and FTP

Network Access Control (NAC)

>> Network access control concepts: Authentication, authorization, and accounting (AAA) >> NAC solutions: 802.1X, MAC address filtering, and network segmentation >> Role-based access control (RBAC) and network posture assessment

Wireless Network Security

>> Securing wireless networks: WPA/WPA2, WEP, and MAC address filtering >> Wireless intrusion detection/prevention: Rogue AP detection, wireless sniffing >> Guest network security: Captive portals, VLANs, and guest isolation

Network Security Monitoring and Logging

>> Network security monitoring tools and techniques: Packet capture, log analysis, and SIEM >> Event correlation and alerting: Identifying security incidents and anomalies >> Network forensics: Incident response, evidence collection, and analysis

Best Practices and Emerging Trends

>> Best practices for network security: Regular audits, patch management, and security awareness training >> Emerging trends in network security: SDN security, IoT security, and cloud security >> Regulatory compliance and industry standards: PCI DSS, HIPAA, and GDPR

*Modules of our curriculum are subject to change. We update our curriculum based on the new releases of the libraries, frameworks, Software, etc. Students will be informed about the final curriculum in the course induction class.

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Best Career Paths

Network Security Engineer

Specialize in designing, implementing, and maintaining secure network architectures and solutions, including firewalls, IDS/IPS systems, VPNs, and secure protocols.

Network Security Analyst

Monitor and analyze network traffic for signs of security breaches or anomalies, investigate security incidents, and implement security measures to protect against cyber threats.

Network Security Administrator

Configure and manage network security devices and systems, such as firewalls, VPN gateways, and IDS/IPS sensors, and ensure compliance with security policies and standards.

Security Operations Center (SOC) Analyst

Work in a SOC environment to monitor and respond to security alerts and incidents, investigate security breaches, and coordinate incident response efforts.

Penetration Tester (Ethical Hacker)

Conduct security assessments and penetration tests to identify vulnerabilities in network infrastructure and applications, and provide recommendations for remediation.

Security Consultant

Provide advisory services to organizations on network security best practices, conduct security assessments and audits, and develop security strategies and roadmaps.

Top Companies Hiring Front End Developers

Amazon

Amazon

Oracle

Oracle

Accenture

Accenture

HCL

Capgemini

Capgemini

Tata Consultancy Services

TCS

Faculties & Mentors

Mayur Ramgir

Mayur Ramgir

Mentor Panel

Otavio Santana LSET Mentor

Otavio Santana

Why Learn Network Security?

  • Crucial in Digital Age Network security is vital as cyber threats evolve.
  • Protects Networks and Data Knowledge and skills safeguard networks and sensitive data.
  • Understanding Attacks and Vulnerabilities Recognizes and counters various threats like malware and phishing.
  • Implementing Effective Measures Mastery in deploying firewalls, encryption, and intrusion detection.
  • Career Opportunities in Cybersecurity High demand for network security professionals.
  • Lucrative Job Opportunities Skills lead to well-paying roles in cybersecurity.
  • Effective Incident Response Identifies and mitigates network security incidents.
  • Personal Security Benefits Applies principles to secure personal networks and devices.
  • Informed Decision Making Understands technology usage and protects digital assets.
  • Stay Updated Keeps abreast of latest trends for evolving security needs.

Who Should Apply for This Course?

This course caters to individuals passionate about network security, regardless of their level of expertise. Whether you're new to the field or an experienced professional seeking to enhance your skills, this course provides comprehensive training and practical experience to advance your career in cybersecurity.

The Course Provides Shared Expertise by

LSET Trainers

LSET Trainers

Industry Experts

Industry Experts

Top Employers

Top Employers

Skills You will Gain

  • Design secure network architectures and deploy security controls.
  • Configure firewalls, IDS/IPS, VPNs, and wireless security measures.
  • Implement secure protocols and encryption techniques.
  • Manage network access control and monitoring systems.
  • Stay updated on emerging trends and regulatory compliance.
  • Understand network security fundamentals and threat landscapes.

Complete Learning Experience

This course provides a hands-on, guided learning experience to help you learn the fundamentals practically.
  • We constantly update the curriculum to include the latest releases and features.
  • We focus on teaching the industry's best practices and standards.
  • We let you explore the topics through guided hands-on sessions.
  • We provide industry professional mentor support to every student.
  • We give you an opportunity to work on real world examples.
  • Work with hands-on projects and assignments.
  • We help you build a technical portfolio that you can present to prospective employers.

Reasons to Choose LSET

  • Interactive live sessions by industry experts.
  • Practical classes with project-based learning with hands-on activities.
  • International learning platform to promote collaboration and teamwork.
  • Most up-to-date course curriculum based on current industry demand.
  • Gain access to various e-learning resources.
  • One-to-one attention to ensure maximum participation in the classes.
  • Lifetime career guidance to get the students employed in good companies.
  • Free lifetime membership to the LSET Alumni Club

What Will Be Your Responsibilities?

  • Work creatively in a problem-solving environment.
  • Ask questions and participate in class discussions.
  • Work on assignments and quizzes promptly.
  • Read additional resources on the course topics and ask questions in class.
  • Actively participate in team projects and presentations.
  • Work with the career development department to prepare for interviews
  • Respond promptly to the instructors, student service officers, career development officers, etc.
  • And most importantly, have fun while learning at LSET.
Your Responsibilities
What to expect after completing the course

What to expect after completing the course?

After earning your certificate from LSET, you can join the LSET’s Alumni club. There are countless benefits associated with the Alumni Club membership. As a member of LSET Alumni, you can expect the following;
  • LSET to hold your hand to find a successful career
  • Advice you on choosing the right job based on your passion and goals
  • Connect you with industry experts for career progression
  • Provide you opportunities to participate in events to keep yourself updated
  • Provide you with a chance to contribute to the game-changing open-source projects
  • Provide you with a platform to shine by allowing you to speak at our events

Tools & Technologies You Will Learn From this Course

nmap

nmap

wireshark

wireshark

Metasploit

Metasploit

Nessus

Nessus

tcpdump

tcpdump

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