Blue Team Training

Having attained your basic Cyber Security knowledge;

What options are available on the Defensive side?

Defend Networks from this guy!

We all love it when things work, jobs are being done, work is going well and there's money in your account on pay day. To ensure that this remains the normal, we need to ensure the security of our business networks and systems. If a threat actor gets into the system and drains the business accounts or steals the blueprints to the next must have product, the business would see a massive impact on it's finances. Thus putting jobs at risk and far fewer smiles on faces. It's down to the defensive security team to best prepare the business againt these risks.

Blue Team Certifications & Training Platforms

Blue Team Level (BTL) is a practical security operations certification path that covers a wide range of defensive domains without compromising on detail. They cover a range of defensive topics at 3 levels of experience. Widely respected in the community for ethical practice and community engagement. BTL 1,2,& 3 are sure to become required certifications.

BTL1 is £399 and includes: 6 Domains, Security Fundementals, Phishing Analysis, Threat Inteligence, Digital Forensics, SIEM and Incident Response

BTL2 is £1999 and includes: 4 Domains, Vulnerability Management, Malware Analysis, Advanced SIEM and Threat Hunting with 120 hrs of labs

BTL3 is expert level and the details are still to be announced

Security Blue Team


Earning a globally recognized advanced security administration and operations certification like the SSCP is a great way to grow your career and better secure your organization’s critical assets.

SSCP certification demonstrates you have the advanced technical skills and knowledge to implement, monitor and administer IT infrastructure using security best practices, policies and procedures established by the cybersecurity experts at (ISC)².

Price of the Certification Exam is £199


CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CySA+) is an IT workforce certification that applies behavioral analytics to networks and devices to prevent, detect and combat cybersecurity threats through continuous security monitoring.

Price of the Certification Exam is £219


CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP+) is the ideal certification for technical professionals who wish to remain immersed in technology, as opposed to strictly managing.

Price of the Certification Exam is £276


Earning the CISSP proves you have what it takes to effectively design, implement and manage a best-in-class cybersecurity program. With a CISSP, you validate your expertise and become an (ISC)² member, unlocking a broad array of exclusive resources, educational tools, and peer-to-peer networking opportunities.

Prove your skills, advance your career, help earn the salary you want and gain the support of a community of cybersecurity leaders here to support you throughout your career

CISSP Certification Exam Fee is £585

Training Courses vary but I did find the Online Self Instruction @ £670 for the 8 hour recorded seminar


ISACA’s Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) certification indicates expertise in information security governance, program development and management, incident management and risk management. Take your career out of the technical realm to management!

Exam fee is $575 for members or $760 for non-members

Online Training Course is $795 for members and $895 for non-members