Phase2 Advantage Cybersecurity and Certifications


Phase2 Advantage is a custom cybersecurity training and consulting solutions company based in Savannah, Georgia. The training programs developed by the company are created to meet the specific needs of our clients, making them 100% relevant and directly aligned to the implementation. Our company provides services to a wide range of sectors to include academic institutions, corporate and business enterprises, and government agencies. Our primary capabilities include:

Cybersecurity Professional Development Programs

Our company has designed and developed several cybersecurity training programs to meet our clients’ professional development and CPE credit needs. Each course includes hardcopy training materials (course textbook, lab textbook, course work book and exam prep guide) and a knowledge assessment exam. All Phase2 Advantage training materials are available through major resellers such as Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and Ingram’s VitalSource digital academic platform. For more information, please visit our Classroom Courses page or contact us directly at (912) 335-2217.

Customized Training Programs

Our instructional design team partners with clients to create unique and proprietary training programs based on the specific needs of the organization. Popular course topics include cybersecurity, physical security, regulatory frameworks, risk management and compliance, and digital forensics. For more information, please visit our Customized Training page or contact our office directly at (912) 335-2217.

Technology and Consulting Solutions

Our strategic partnerships with global industry vendors, combined with a highly experienced implementation team, allows us to provide clients with advanced consulting solutions to meet cybersecurity and technology-enabled physical security needs. A few of our specialized solutions include video management software, enterprise incident response, encryption and cryptography, mobile device management, data migration and deployment, mobile application security, and cloud-based identity and access management. For more information, please visit our Client Services page or contact our office directly at (912) 335-2217

Cyber Range as a Service Programs

Our strategic partnership with Circadence, the developer of the Project Ares cyber learning platform, provides our clients with the capability to utilize active learning models in corporate, government, and academic environments. This practical and advanced approach to experiential learning allows users to apply learned concepts immediately, minimize the cybersecurity skills gap, conduct real-time skills evaluation, and harden overall security postures. For more information, please contact our office directly at (912) 335-2217.

Instructional Design and Publishing Services

Phase2 Advantage is a registered publishing imprint with Bowker Identifier Services, the official ISBN agency for the United States and its territories. Our publishing team partners with clients to edit and layout content, design covers and graphics, publish proprietary titles, and secure copyright protection for all published work. For more information, please contact our office directly at (912) 335-2217.

About the Director

Michael I. Kaplan - Phase2 Advantage

Michael I. Kaplan is a Corporate Information Security Consultant, a certified Cybersecurity Instructor, and a passionate advocate for military veteran issues with 21 years of experience in the security industry. His technical areas of specialization are Incident Response, Business Continuity / Disaster Response Planning, Information Security Management, and Digital / Network Forensics.

Michael also possesses a high degree of subject matter expertise in NICE Cybersecurity Framework implementations, HIPAA Compliance (HITECH, GAPP), NIST SP 800 Series, ISO 27000 Series, PCI-DSS, SSAE 16 (SOC1, SOC2), and FedRAMP (moderate, high). Michael’s career includes the US Army’s 11th Special Forces Group (Airborne), Lead Investigator on an international fugitive task force, an Executive Protection Specialist for Fortune 500 companies, and an IT security consultant for numerous companies both in the US and abroad.

Contact Us to Learn More

To find out more about Phase2 Advantage and our full range of available client services, contact us today via the phone number or email address listed below.

(912) 335-2217