Future Certification Goals

Vendor / Company Certification Name
www.isc2.org Certified Information Systems Security Professional – CISSP
Amazon AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate


Earned Technology Certifications

Vendor / Company Certification Name Cert/Candidate ID#
SANS GIAC Certified Incident Handler – GCIH
SEC504: Hacker Techniques, Exploits & Incident Handling
GCIH #23115
ISACA Certified Risk Infor Systems Control – CRISC CRISC #1113307
Check Point Certified Security Expert – CCSE CP0000054098
Check Point Certified Security Administrator – CCSA CP0000054098
Blue Coat Certified Proxy Professional – BCCPP BCCPP072008PA0881
Blue Coat Certified Proxy Administrator – BCCPA BCCPP072008PA0881
Red Hat Certified Technician – RHCT/RHCSA (RHEL 5) 605009785323623
Cisco BCMSN – Now called SWITCH
Switch is 1 of 3 required exams for CCNP
Cisco Certified Network Associate – CCNA CSCO11226470
AltiGen Certified AltiGen Comm’s VoIP Engineer 894
CompTIA Linux+ SR2090488
CompTIA A+ SR2090488


Continuing Professional Education

Vendor / Company Course Name
SANS / GIAC SEC504: Hacker Techniques, Exploits & Incident Handling
Check Point Check Point Advanced Troubleshooting – 61K Chassis and VSX
Shadow Peak Check Point Security Engineering (R75)
Cisco Deploying Cisco ASA Firewall Solutions
McAfee McAfee Network Security Platform Administration
Global Knowledge Cyber Security Foundations


Academic Education

  • A.A.S. degree in Computer Information Systems, Central Community College, Hastings, NE
    • Studied within this program from 1999 to 2001, Specialization/Emphasis on local area networking and Unix/Linux systems

The course is designed to provide opportunities to obtain the knowledge, skills, and training needed for employment or career advancement as an electronics technician, with specialization in computer systems repair and support, telecommunications, computer network design and support, and local area networking.

Courses of Study Include:

  • PC repair I, II, and III, CompTIA A+ Prep
  • Windows Server management and administration
  • Unix/Linux for technicians
  • Introduction to data network systems
  • Cisco router configuration and administration, Cisco CCNA Prep
  • DC and AC electronics
  • Analog circuits and PCB repair