Certified Vulnerability Assessment Specialist (C-VAS)

Self-Study Online Training

Cybersecurity Courses: Certified Vulnerability Assessment Specialist

The ability to identify, prioritize, and mitigate network vulnerabilities is a critical core competency required to protect and defend organizational operations from threats posed by malicious actors. Information Security professionals tasked with vulnerability assessment missions must possess a strong foundation of technical knowledge, analytical expertise, and the intuition to implement solutions in ways that align with strategic organizational objectives.

The Certified Vulnerability Assessment Specialist training course combines proven techniques and a diverse body of knowledge with industry best practices to ensure the highest probability of successful remediation outcomes. Students will be presented with 16 detailed learning domains covering topics such as Threat Intelligence and Analysis, Risk Measurement Standards, Identifying Vulnerability States, and Vulnerability Management Architecture. Practical lab exercises utilize the Nmap and Zenmap network discovery tools.

NICE Cybersecurity Workforce Framework

The Certified Vulnerability Assessment Specialist course is a component of the career progression track that supports the required Categories, Specialty Areas and Work Roles as defined by the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE) Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.  It provides a common language to speak about cyber roles and jobs and can be referenced to define professional requirements in cybersecurity.

SYSTEM TESTING AND EVALUATION SPECIALIST
(SP-TST-001)

SYSTEMS SECURITY ANALYST
(OM-ANA-001)

VULNERABILITY ASSESSMENT ANALYST
(PR-VAM-001)

THREAT/WARNING ANALYST
(AN-TWA-001)

CYBER DEFENSE INCIDENT RESPONDER
(PR-CIR-001)

EXPLOITATION ANALYST
(AN-EXP-001)

Course Outline and Learning Objectives

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Course Training Materials

Exam Prep Guide

Course Workbook & Labs

Lab Images (if Applicable)

Practice Assessment Quizzes

32-Hour CPE Credit Certificate

Knowledge Assessment Examination

Knowledge Assessment Exam

Digital Badge CVAS Exam

Upon completion of online courses, students will be prepared to sit for the knowledge assessment exam. The online examination will consist of True/False, Multiple Choice, and Fill in the Blank questions. The exam may be taken at any time within 6 months of purchasing the certification course.

Students will have two hours to complete a computer-based examination consisting of 100 questions. A score of 70% or higher is required to earn the certification. Upon successful completion of the exam, students will be sent a hardcopy of their certification and their CPE credit documentation via email (PDF format) within 72-hours of the exam date.

The examination is “closed book.” However, students will be allowed to use their notes on material presented during the course as well as their Course Workbooks.

Additional Information

LANGUAGE
English

DURATION
4 Days

LABS
Yes

CPE CREDIT
32 Hours

COURSE FEE
$1,200

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