Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP)

Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP)


The Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP) is the ideal certification for those with proven technical skills and practical, hands-on security knowledge in operational IT roles. It provides confirmation of a practitioner’s ability to implement, monitor and administer IT infrastructure in accordance with information security policies and procedures that ensure data confidentiality, integrity and availability.

Restriction Details

To earn this credential, candidates must complete the Assessment: Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP) Exam

Credentials Subjects

  • Access Controls
  • Cryptography
  • Incident Response and Recovery
  • Network and Communications Security
  • Risk Identification, Monitoring, and Analysis
  • Security Operations and Administration
  • Systems and Application Security

Key Words

  • Cybersecurity
  • Information security
  • InfoSec
  • Infrastructure security
  • IT security
  • Network security
  • Systems security


  • Beginner Level
  • Intermediate Level