CIW Web Security Specialist Certification

March 25, 2011 by · Comments Off on CIW Web Security Specialist Certification
Filed under: CIW, CIW Security Analyst, CIW Web Design Professional 

The CIW Network Security and Firewalls course teaches you how to secure your network from unauthorized activity. This course teaches you about security principles, such as establishing an effective security policy, and about the different types of hacker activities that you are most likely to encounter. Individuals with these security skills can pursue or advance careers in many aspects of online and network security.

The CIW Network Security and Firewalls course prepares candidates to take the CIW Web Security Associate exam.
1D0-571: CIW v5 Security Essentials

Candidates who also pass ONE of the following certification exams from third-party security training providers earn the foundational CIW Web Security Specialist certification: view list

Target Audience
•Network server administrators
•Firewall administrators
•Systems administrators
•Application developers
•IT security officers

Skills Taught
•Corporate network security policies
•Authentication procedures, encryption standards and implementations
•Ports and protocols that hackers manipulate
•Proactive detection and response/reporting methods
•Preventing and managing hacker penetration

Security Professional
Web Security Specialist
Web Security Associate

CIW Web Design Professional Certification

March 22, 2011 by · Comments Off on CIW Web Design Professional Certification
Filed under: CIW, CIW Web Design Professional 

Certified CIW Web Design Professionals must prove their understanding in the areas of Web site design and e-commerce. They must be able to develop and maintain Web sites using authoring and scripting languages, create content and digital media, and employ standards and technologies for business-to-business and business-to-consumer e-commerce Web sites.

To earn the CIW Web Design Professional certification, you must take and pass two certification exams:

  1. CIW Web Design Specialist (Exam 1D0-520)
  2. CIW E-Commerce Specialist (Exam 1D0-525)

Passing each of these exams earns you the related individual certification. If you pass both exams, you will be awarded the advanced Web Design Professional certification in addition to the individual certifications.

Target Audience

•Web and graphic designers
•Web marketing professionals
•Creative directors
•Art directors
•Advertising professionals