IT Certifications

Many non-degree IT courses align with Wake Tech’s IT degree programs, which means you can take certain “non-degree” courses and still earn college credits for that course, if you enroll in a qualifying degree program.

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IT Power Packs: Level Up Your Life!

Ready to take your IT skills to the next level? Wake Tech's IT Power Packs are bundled, low-cost training programs designed to help you earn industry-recognized credentials. Each Power Pack can be completed in about four to six months. Power Packs aim to prepare you for the next step in your career, whether you are brand new to the IT field or a mid-career professional looking to level up. And, if you want to take your knowledge even further, the credentials you earn in a Power Pack can count for college credit in a degree program at Wake Tech! 

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Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Available Classes
Not currently offered.
Description Course Outline Requirements Intended Audience More Details
Enhance your career by earning CISA—world-renowned as the standard of achievement for those who audit, control, monitor and assess information technology and business systems.
The ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) exam is designed to certify the competency of security professionals to audit, control, monitor, and assess information technology and business systems. The exam covers the process of auditing information systems governance and management of IT, protection of information assets, maintenance and service management and information systems operations..
Course Objectives
  1. have understood the Demand for IS Audits
  2. have learned how to conduct Audit Evidence Testing
  3. have understood Physical Network Design
  4. have understood Centralization versus Decentralization
  5. have understood the Five Phases of a Business Continuity Program
Outline of Instruction
  1. Secrets of a Successful Auditor
  2. Managing IT Governance
  3. Audit Process
  4. Networking Technology Basics
  5. Information Systems Life Cycle
  6. System Implementation and Operations
  7. Protecting Information Assets
  8. Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery
Contact Hours
Industry Standard, State, or National Certification
This course prepares the student to take the ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) certification exam.
Website URL
Certification Learning Outcomes/Requirements
CE to CU Articulation
Text and Supplies Needed
System Requirements:

Internet Connectivity Requirements:
•Cable and DSL internet connections are recommended.

Hardware Requirements:
•Minimum Pentium 400 Mhz CPU or G3 Macintosh. 1 GHz or greater CPU recommended.
•256MB RAM minimum. 1 GB RAM recommended.
•800x600 video resolution minimum. 1025x768 recommended.
•Speakers/Headphones to listen to Dialogue steaming audio sessions.
•A microphone to speak in Dialogue streaming audio sessions.

Operating System Requirements:
•Windows Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 9, 10
•Mac OSX 10 or higher.
•OpenSUSE Linux 9.2 or higher.

Web Browser Requirements:
•Google Chrome is recommended.
•Firefox 13.x or greater.
•Internet Explorer 6.x or greater.
•Safari 3.2.2 or greater.

Software Requirements:
•Adobe Flash Player 6 or greater.
•Oracle Java 7 or greater.
•Adobe Reader 7 or greater.

Web Browser Settings:
•Accept Cookies
•Disable Pop-up Blocker.
Clinical Site/Special Facilities
Requirements for Successful Completion of this Course
  1. Attendance 80% or above
  2. Participation
Accreditation/Special Approval Requirements
Intended Audience
Specific Industry or Business Support Needs
Industry or Job Titles Related to training Outcomes for Employment
Related Courses
Course Contact Information
Non-Credit Online Learning
919-532-5818 or 919-532-5689