Become a Security Specialist

Strategically secure the networks and computer systems that you look after. Identify threats and potential holes in security systems and work to fix them preemptively. Define standards, upgrade hardware, secure data. In an age where nobody deletes files but everyone demands maximum protection, security specialists are necessary for keeping our digital world running smoothly.

  • 6-month long course
  • 304 lessons
  • 6 hours a week
  • 152 hours of instruction

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Mission Forecast for Security Specialists

Average salary for Security Specialists - Glassdoor
4/5 Stars
Security Specialists are often satisfied with their job
+33% Job growth
“Much faster than average growth” - U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Landing Zone

Security Specialists are in-demand and must be well trained. As technology becomes more advanced and valuable, the incentive to try and break into it also increases. This increase calls for Security Specialists in great numbers to outwit and keep any malicious actors out of your company’s data. Security Specialists will see one of the largest growths in the next 10 years, a growth of 33% up to 2030.

Mission Objective (Who’s Hiring Right Now)

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Security Specialist Overview

Companies often outsource their security to larger companies, but many big companies have a security department of their own. Finding your place as a Security Specialist will not be difficult, as job opportunities continue to grow.

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  • + 6-month long course
  • + 6 hours per week, go at your own pace
  • + 304 on-demand lessons
  • + 152 hours of learning materials
  • + Receive a certificate confirming your training
  • + Participate in real-life Virtual Lab projects
  • Setup and maintain a security system.
  • Manage employee login information and in-building access.
  • Field security questions and ensure security.
  • Train employees how to properly secure their data.
  • Identify holes in current systems and analyze how to fix them.
  • Protect networks and maintain them.

Prepare for Liftoff

Security Specialist

Learn the concepts and broad ideas of security, what has come before, and what is currently being worked on. Understand how malware detection works, device hardening, network security, and more operate together. Understand how hackers think and how to beat them to any potential security liabilities. 

Train employees on how to use security systems and how to properly secure their data and logins. Monitor regular network performance, identify and rectify potential abnormalities. Build security systems, maintain, and upgrade them.

December 06, 2021 | Amy Williams

Chart Your Trajectory (304 videos 73 hours)

Security Specialist

Mission Control

  • Stay focused with a mentor’s help and support
  • Build a real portfolio with Virtual Lab Projects
  • Compete with classmates in a virtual classroom
  • Measure your progress with the Activity Tracking Log
  • Make sure you get the job with resume help and interview assistance

In Collaboration with

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Certificate of Completion

  • Receive a certificate recognized by prevalent companies confirming your training
  • Complete real projects in Virtual Labs
  • Go at your own pace, learn your way
  • Access course videos and materials 24 hours a day
  • Take practical quizzes to keep you up to speed
  • Classes created and mentored by industry leaders
CompTIA certifications help prove your skills and attract the attention of companies leading the industry.

Grow into a Security Specialist

Help push the tech industry in a way that only security specialists can. Learn the ins and outs of tech, how to properly maintain web services and prevent attacks. Use some of the leading tools to help create programs to fight off hacks and security leaks.

Program Forecast

  • 6 months long, 6 hours per week
  • 304 lessons in 152 hours
  • Learn at your own pace

Virtual Lab

  • Real Projects
  • Create a working portfolio
  • Receive expert feedback and mentoring

Career Services

  • Interview preparation
  • Resumé assistance
  • Help with LinkedIn networking

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Launch Stages

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Join the next generation of learners with RemoteMode. We use the latest technologies and most effective tools to get you up to speed quickly and in the working world as fast as possible. We use a mixture of video tutorials/lectures and active quizzes to ensure that what you’ve learned really sets in. We give you access to an automated Dashboard, an Activity Tracking Log that updates your progress and your classmates’ progress, and a personal career advisor that helps direct where you can use your new certifications.

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Put your new skills to use with Virtual Lab projects. Work with industry experts and create your own work portfolio on real projects. Virtual Lab allows you to get practical experience under the supervision of people that not only know what they’re doing but are leading the way in their respective industries. Access Master Classes, Labs, and an Online Professional Community that will all work to refine your skills.

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Enter into your new industry with confidence after using our resumé services and interview assistance. Career consultants and interview coaches are available to you after receiving your certificate to help you get your dream job.