Certified Network Defender (CND) added to Alpine's Cybersecurity Training


St. Louis, MO, February 10, 2017 - Alpine Security ("Alpine"), an EC-Council Accredited Training Center (ATC), adds EC-Council's Certified Network Defender (CND) certification training to their cybersecurity training offerings. Alpine's CND training is 5 days long, includes 6 months iLabs access, an Exam Pass Guarantee, and the CND Certification Exam (proctored the last day of class).

The CND is a a vendor-neutral, hands-on, instructor-led comprehensive network security certification training program. It is a skills-based, lab intensive program based on a job-task analysis and cybersecurity education framework presented by the National Initiative of Cybersecurity Education (NICE). The course has also been mapped to global job roles and responsibilities and the Department of Defense (DoD) job roles for system/network administrators. The course is designed and developed after extensive market research and surveys.

NICE Cybersecurity Work Categories

NICE Cybersecurity Work Categories

The CND program prepares network administrators on network security technologies and operations to attain Defense-in-Depth network security preparedness. It covers the protect, detect and respond approach to network security. The course contains hands-on labs, based on major network security tools and techniques which will provide network administrators real world expertise on current network security technologies and operations. The course includes a study-kit with over 10 GB of network security best practices, assessments and protection tools. The kit also contains templates for various network policies and a large number of white papers for additional learning.

Alpine will begin offering CND certification training February 2017.  For more information, visit Alpine's CND Training course page:


About Alpine Security

Alpine Security, a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business, provides cybersecurity certification training, customized and private technical training, penetration testing, and incident response.  Alpine Security's cybersecurity training can be taken Live Online or In-Person. Alpine Security is based in St. Louis, MO.