End User Physical Security
This course will introduce you to physical security and why it is important. We’ll do some time travel and go back in time to discuss ancient physical security methods.
Students taking the End User Physical Security course will also learn access control policies, physical security for the perimeter to the front door, internal security, and surveillance and countersurveillance measures.
What is physical security? Physical security is the protection of personnel, hardware, software, networks and data from physical actions and events that could cause serious loss or damage to an enterprise. This includes protection from fire, flood, natural disasters, burglary, theft, vandalism, and terrorism. This course is designed with the end-user in mind and serves as the ideal starting point for anyone looking to enter the cyber security field and ultimately raise their threat awareness. What will I learn? Why physical security matters for computers How to protect against physical attacks How to use physical security controls.
Who is this Course for?
This course is intended for the standard end user employee that is not in a security practitioner role; however, anyone can benefit from taking this course.
By the end of this course, students should be able to:
- Understand the purpose of Physical Security
- Understand all of the facets of Physical Security
- The importance of Physical Security
- How Physical Security measures also play a role in Disaster Recovery
Complete this entire course to earn a End User Physical Security Certificate of Completion