C|ND Certified Network Defender – iLearn by EC-Council
EC-Council is dedicated to working with the US Department of Defense to bring the highest standards of Training, Education and Certification to our military.
Independent Accreditation ensures Quality of Certification
EC-Council Certifications are developed to the highest standards and have achieved numerous accreditations including ANSI 17024 for:
DoD Directive 8570/ 8140
EC-Council’s Certified Network Defender is an approved baseline certification for the following Cyber Security Service Provider sections:
Information on DoD 8570 can be found at the following DISA website: https://public.cyber.mil/cwmp/dod-approved-8570-baseline-certifications/
Certification to Framework Mappings
A core component of EC-Council Certification development is the Job Task Analysis (JTA) Process we undertake before any certification is built. Major frameworks like the NICE/NIST Framework, NIST 800-171, GCHQ, and others contribute to content areas of each of our programs. As a result, EC-Council Certifications and Training programs are mapped to most major published Frameworks.
EC-Council Maps to the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education Framework
Download the comprehensive mapping of EC-Council program sections to The Roles and their associated Knowledge, Skills and abilities.
EC-Council Cyber Security Certifications and the US NAVY
Six EC-Council Certifications are recognized by the United States Navy in over 100 Cyber Security Job roles, across 18 occupations. Ranging from Commander in Executive Cyberspace Leadership to Cyber Warfare Engineer, Special Agents, Incident Handlers, to Cryptologic Warfare Engineers, Cybersecurity careers with the US NAVY are exciting, holding an EC-Council certification provides great opportunity for advancement in a US NAVY career.
The decisions of Department of the NAVY to incorporate industry recognized certifications into the Cyber IT & Cyber Security Workforce Framework ensures as our service personnel advance their careers and eventually transition to civilian life, their skills and credentials are widely recognized by the Industries they will continue to work in as Veterans.
Certifications recognized, accepted, and often funded by the US NAVY include:
Funding opportunities for career advancement are available for Active Duty NAVY personnel through the NAVY COOL program.
US NAVY approves EC-Council Certifications across 18 Occupations and over 100 Job roles