Course Content

Course Description

In this course you will learn about the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards, including types of PCI data, what to secure, the PCI 3 step process, assessments, and reporting. This course will also discuss Personal Health Information, going over rules and regulations and HIPAA. Lastly, this course will go over GDPR and Personally Identifiable Information, including a detailed case study on the Equifax Breach.


No prior networking knowledge is required. This intermediate level course will describe data security, including standards: PCI, PHI and PII.

Who is this Course for?

This course is for anyone looking to start their networking career.

Course Goals

By the end of this course, students should be able to:

  • Describe knowledge of Payment Card Industry (PCI) data security standards.
  • Describe knowledge of Personal Health Information (PHI) data security standards.
  • Describe knowledge of Personally Identifiable Information (PII) data security standards.

Instructed By

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Dustin Parry
Network Security Engineer

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Certificate of Completion

Certificate Of Completion

Complete this entire course to earn a Intermediate Data Security Certificate of Completion