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Learn Cyber security

Self-paced

$45 Enroll

Full course description

W3schools is the world's largest web developer learning site. Complete the learning modules, pass the exam, and get the certification trusted by top companies and institutions worldwide.

Upgrade your CV by documenting your Cyber security knowledge with the W3schools Cyber security certification.

Join +50,000 certified developers that trusted W3schools certificates to jumpstart their careers!


Course overview

Exam fee: $45

Exam level: Foundational

Certification exam: Included 

Certification: Cyber Security Fundamentals

Format: Self-paced

Time to complete: Around 15 hours

Language: English

Prerequisites: Basic understanding of computers and networking

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Start learning Cyber security to defend against attacks on the internet. This course serves as an excellent primer to many of the different domains of Cyber security.


The course is self-paced with text based modules, practical interactive examples and exercises to check your understanding as you progress. Complete the modules and the final certification exam to get the w3schools certification.

What you will learn: 

  • Basic networking
  • Common web attacks
  • Common network attacks
  • Penetration testing and social engineering
  • Basic network mapping/scanning
  • Cyber defence methodology

Preview of course contents


How does it work?

Step 1: Course enrollment

Enroll by paying the enrollment fee and gain access to the course and final exam. There is no deadline to take the exam.

All questions in the exam are based on W3Schools content.

 

Step 2: Complete the course learning modules

The courses are self-paced with text based modules, practical interactive examples and exercises to check your understanding as you progress.

Complete the learning modules to unlock the final exam.

 

Step 3: Take the exam

The exams are taken at the end of each course after finishing the course learning modules.

Immediately after completing the exam, you will be informed of your score and of your pass/fail status.

If you fail, or want to improve your score, you can take the exam one more time. The best result of the three attempts will count.

 

Exam example preview:

CS Questions 1

CS Questions 2

Note: these are not real exam questions, but for example purpose only.

 

Exam information:

Number of questions: 70

Requirement to pass: 75% correct answers

Time limit: 70 minutes

Number of attempts to pass: Three

Exam deadline: None

Certification Expiration: None

Format: Online, multiple choice

 

Step 4: Become certified

Pass the exams and get your certifications and your Certified Developer titles!

Each certificate gets a unique link that can be shared with others.

Validate your certification with the link or QR code.

 

Certificate of completion preview:

Cert Preview CS

 

Step 5: Share your achievement

Upgrade your CV as well as your LinkedIn profile and share your achievement with the world. With W3schools is as easy as a, b, c.

Just go to 'My certificates' in your personal area and you would be able to add as well as share your certificate in LinkedIn with just one click!

 

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