Systems Administrator Certification (DISA Approach)

Level 1

Operating system knowledge (commercial)

And the following CD-ROM training courses:

DOD Infosec Awareness and Operational Information System Security, Volumes 1 and 2, or one of the following classroom courses:

Information Security for Information Systems Security Officers and Managers

Operational Computer Security

Introduction to Information System Security Or equivalent course plus the following:

Defense IT Security Certification and Accreditation Process (Classroom/CD) and CyberProtect

*Up to three years of experience

Level 2

Level 1 licensing

Windows NT Security for Systems Administrators, Unix Security or equivalent for specific operating system

Systems Administrators Incident Preparation and Response

Firewalls

More than three years of experience

Level 3

Level 2 licensing

Knowledge of multiple operating systems

More than five years of experience

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