Courses Single Network Security 2
Courses Single Network Security 1


Our Network Security Course Overview

Network Security

Network Security is a vital aspect of Cybersecurity, focusing on protecting computer networks from unauthorized access, data breaches, and cyber threats. Below is a concise summary of the syllabus for the course in Network Security.

This syllabus is designed to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of network security
principles, technologies, and best practices, empowering them to secure computer networks and
protect critical information from cyber threats.

Entry Requirements:

  • Applicant must have completed a basic form of education or higher.
  • Ability to read and write in English.


Network Security - Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction to Network Security

An overview of the importance of network security, key concepts, and the role it plays in safeguarding data and systems.

Module 2: Network Fundamentals

Foundational knowledge of networking principles, including protocols, network topologies, and network devices.

Module 3: Threats and Vulnerabilities

An exploration of common network security threats and vulnerabilities, including malware, phishing, and denial-of-service attacks.

Module 4: Network Access Control

Strategies for controlling access to the network, including authentication, authorization, and accounting (AAA).

Module 5: Firewalls and Intrusion Detection/Prevention Systems (IDS/IPS)

Study of firewall types, intrusion detection, and prevention systems, along with their configuration and deployment.

Module 6: Virtual Private Networks (VPNs)

Understanding VPN technologies and their role in securing data transmission across public networks.

Module 7: Secure Network Design and Architecture

Principles for designing and building secure network architectures, including segmentation, isolation, and redundancy.

Module 8: Secure Protocols:

Examination of secure communication protocols (e.g., HTTPS, SSH), encryption methods, and digital certificates.

Module 9: Wireless Network Security

Strategies for securing wireless networks and addressing vulnerabilities in Wi-Fi and mobile networks.

Module 10: Web Security

Web application security best practices, addressing common vulnerabilities (e.g., SQL injection, cross-site scripting), and web security tools.

Module 11: Network Monitoring and Incident Response

Implementing network monitoring solutions and strategies for detecting and responding to security incidents.

Module 12: Security Policies and Compliance

Developing and enforcing network security policies, including compliance with relevant regulations and standards.

Module 13:. Cloud and Virtualization Security

Securing cloud environments and virtualized networks, including considerations for shared resources and multi-tenancy.

Module 14: Legal and Ethical Aspects

Addressing the legal and ethical dimensions of network security, compliance with laws, and ethical guidelines.

Module 15: Network Security Best Practices

Recommended practices and strategies for network security, including threat intelligence sharing and disaster recovery.

Module 16: Capstone Project

A practical network security project that integrates the knowledge and skills acquired during the course.

Module 17: Emerging Trends and Technologies

Staying up to date with the latest trends, technologies, and evolving threats in the field of network security.

We offer variety of classes to suit all types of students.

Our classes


We offer weekday classes to provide flexibility and convenience for individuals who prefer to dedicate their weekdays to learning and professional development in the field of IT.

Morning Session 9 am - 12 noon
Afternoon 1 pm - 4 pm
Evening Session 5 pm - 8 pm
Lab Work ( 1 Hour )


We offer weekend classes to accommodate individuals with busy schedules, allowing them to pursue their passion for IT and advance their skills without disrupting their weekday commitments.

Morning Session 8 am - 12 pm
Afternoon 1 pm - 5 pm
Lab Work ( 1 Hour )

Course Outcome

Career Path Upon Completion of Our Network Security Course

01 Network Security Architect

Network Security Architect

Network security architects design systems and frameworks that defend against intrusion at every identifiable access point.

02 Network Systems Administrator

Network Systems Administrator

Network administrators oversee the day-to-day functions of their organization's interconnected computer systems.

Pathway to beyond excellence

What you should know about our Network Security course


Certification Standard


Practical Hands-On Labs

GH₵ 7,500

Tuition Fee

24 weeks

Course Duration