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Applied OT Security

Beginner training for OT Security
Duration: 3 days
Price: € 2715 plus VAT
Requirements: No prior knowledge necessary
Degree: Attendance confirmation; in case of successful participation in the certification exam COSP-Personenzertifikat of TÜV Austria CERT GmbH

The training „ICS.205 Certified OT Security Practitioner (COSP)“ is the perfect choice for every participant preparing for a role or function with some OT security responsibilities. The training conveys essential OT security know-how, gives an introduction to common standards and explains practical actions for the secure operation of industrial systems. Existing skills in the areas of maintenance, industrial automation, as well as instrumentatio and control technology are enhanced with the ability to include the security perspective in networked industrial systems.

Content of Training

  • Introduction to Operational Technology (OT)
    • IT security objectives
    • Evolution of OT
    • OT components and terminology
    • OT incidents
  • IT essentials
    • Network protocols
    • Crypto refresher
    • Network security basics
    • Secure network protocols
  • IT vs. OT Security
    •  Safety vs. Security
    • Characteristics of OT systems vs. IT systems
  • Security threats and attack vectors
    • OT attackers
    • OT attack vectors
    • OT risk factors and threats
  • OT standards overview
    • NIS directive
    • IEC 62443
    • ISO 27000 & ISO 27019
    • NIST 800-82 und CSF
    • and many more
  • Well-proven security measures for OT
    • Defense in Depth
    • Organisational security measures
    • Security assessments and reviews
    • Configuration management
    • Network and communication security
    • Component security
    • Identity and access management

After the training, participants should

  • be confident in dealing directly with OT security.
  • have a common understanding of OT technologies and terminology.
  • have gained a good understanding of OT security standards and their areas of application.
  • know the most important security measures for the OT area.
  • be able contribute to protecting industrial operations in their area of responsibility.

Training Dates

24. – 26. January 2024

ICS.205 Certified OT Security Practitioner (COSP)
24. – 26. January 2024, 8.30 am – 4.30 pm
Language: German
Brunn am Gebirge/Online, € 2715 plus VAT

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11. – 13. March 2024

ICS.205 Certified OT Security Practitioner (COSP)
11. – 13. March 2024, 8.30 am – 4.30 pm
Language: German
Salzburg/ Online, € 2715 plus VAT

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15. – 17. May 2024

ICS.205 Certified OT Security Practitioner (COSP)
15. – 17. May 2024, 8.30 am – 4.30 pm
Language: English
Leonding/Online, € 2715 plus VAT

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24. – 26. July 2024

ICS.205 Certified OT Security Practitioner (COSP)
24. -26. July 2024, 8.30 am – 4.30 pm
Language: German
Brunn am Gebirge/ Online, € 2715 plus VAT

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02. – 04. October 2024

ICS.205 Certified OT Security Practitioner (COSP)
02. – 04. October 2024, 8.30 am – 4.30 pm
Language: German
Gänserndorf/Online, € 2715 plus VAT

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