Training Launches New Security Training Course
Targeted At Business Professionals
to Security" First Course Offered by Business
Unit Spin-Off of Practical Security Inc.
Security Inc. today announced its new company business
unit, PSI Training, will launch with a 10-hour information
security training course targeted at business professionals,
"Information Security Fundamentals."
first module, "Introduction to Security" is
Training was formed to provide information security
training classes for business professionals via a variety
of methods, including instructor-led Webcasts, audio
CD modules, and integrated audio/visual presentations.
Distribution of the classes will be through strategic
marketing partners, as well as direct from PSI Training,
downloadable from the Web at www.practicalsecurity.com/training.html.
Courses offered will include training on information
security fundamentals, HIPAA security and CISSP certification.
The first module available, "Information Security
Fundamentals: Introduction to Security" is a one-hour,
self-paced tutorial that introduces listeners to information
security. Securing enterprise data, applications, and
intellectual property has become the critical issue
for business decision makers in the era of hackers and
potential cyber-terrorism. This course meets the needs
of business owners, managers and others who need to
understand what they can do to ward off security threats.
by Paul E. Proctor, an internationally known author
and security IT expert, this class and the remainder
of the course are based on the book, The Secured
Enterprise: Protecting Your Information Assets,by
Paul E. Proctor and F. Christian Byrnes. "Introduction
to Security" includes a presentation CD and an
audio CD. With PSI Training's unique "learn while
you drive" approach to security training, the audio
CD can be used while commuting to reinforce what is
learned in the course.
Christopher Boring, marketing communications manager
with Toshiba Network Products Division, said, "There
is a great need for professionally produced and timely
information security IT classes for the non-IT manager."
added, "Any manager who is concerned about securing
his company's sensitive data and intellectual property
would be interested in taking this class."
managers, security professionals, and network and system
administrators will take this course to learn about:
Security in Your Organization
E. Proctor, founder and president of PSI Training, said,
"Business people are a key group in the successful
implementation of security, and this course is designed
to address their needs by discussing security from a
added, "Security professionals and technical administrators
will also benefit by developing a greater understanding
of the role business plays in successful security."
to Order "Introduction to Security"
to Security" is available now for immediate download
for $24.95 (includes the slide presentation and integrated
audio). The separate audio and presentation discs are
available for an additional charge of $4.95 shipping/handling.
To purchase this one-hour class, visit www.practicalsecurity.com/training.html.
Practical Security Inc.
Founded in 2002, Practical Security Inc. (PSI) is
an information security services company dedicated to
helping organizations of all sizes secure their mission
critical information technology assets. Practical Security
provides a practical and educational advantage to companies
seeking ways to safeguard their information assets by
helping employees at all levels be better prepared to
detect, analyze and prevent IT security breaches. For
more information on PSI, visit www.practicalsecurity.com.
in December 2002, PSI Training is a separate business
unit spin-off of Practical Security Inc. that provides
information security training classes for business professionals
via a variety of electronic means. Classes on CD, audio/video
presentations and instructor-led Webcasts will be distributed
through strategic marketing partners and direct from
PSI Training, downloadable via the Web at practicalsecurity.com/training.html.
Beth Walsh, 858/724-2500