Cybersecurity Digital Forensics (CS_DF) Certificate Program

This track offers six courses that cover the fundamentals of computer systems, networks and cybersecurity, as well as advanced topics in cyber forensics investigation.

The track focuses on developing learner’s skills and abilities to conduct deep-dive investigations on cybercrimes and security incidents, recover and analyze artifacts of cybercrimes security incidents.

Program Requirements

CWCT Required CoreThree Courses
CWCT100 – CompTIA A+45 Hours
CWCT105 – CompTIA Security+45 Hours
CWCT115 – Cisco CyberOps45 Hours

CWCT Digital Forensics Track

Three Courses

CWCT116 - Linux System Administration45 Hours
CWCT235 – Computer Forensics45 Hours
CWCT255 – Digital Forensic Investigation45 Hours

*Six total courses required for the completion of the CS_SA Track.

Sample Session by Session Plan of Study

Session 1Pre-RequisiteCertification Prep
CWCT100 – CompTIA A+Knowledge Assessment in Math, English, ITCompTIA A+
CWCT116 – Linux System
Knowledge Assessment in Math, English, ITCompTIA Linux+

Session 2

CWCT255 – Digital Forensic InvestigationCWCT100, CWCT116 and CWCT105*/CWCT115*EC-Council CHFI
CWCT115 – Cisco CyberOpsCWCT100Cisco CyberOPs Asso.

Session 3

CWCT105 – CompTIA Security+CWCT100
CompTIA Security+
CWCT235 - Computer ForensicsCWCT255

*Prerequisite course that can be taken in parallel.