Course insights:

Through this course, you will learn how to protect against a Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack. It will educate you on the growing threat and consequences of a DDoS attack. A DDos atatck happens when multiple systems flood the bandwidth or resources of a targeted system, which are usually one or more web servers. This kind of an attack is a result of multiple systems that have been compromised flooding the targeted server with traffic. This exciting new course will teach you how these attacks are carried out and how to control them in real world scenarios. There are no strong pre requisites required for this course but you should have a basic concept of network systems and security. This course will also briefly cover the basic security concepts and principles.


What’s in it for you?

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to;

  • Learn what DDos attacks are
  • Perform DDos attacks and hot to mitigate them.
  • Understand the methodology behind a DDoS attack, and the implications to your business
  • Experience demonstrations of DDoS attacks and their effects in real-time
  • Learn and understand the tools to detect, analyze and mitigate DDoS attacks
  • Learn how to defend yourself against a DDoS attack.


Who should enroll?

People who want to take up network security as a profession, who are currently learning network structures or who fancy network systems should take this course as DDos training is a fundamental of network security structures and protocols. Though DDoS attacks have been around for ages, they have only recently become an epidemic. Many IT teams lack the training and tools to properly understand these attacks and their risks. Any organization who wishes to prepare themselves and their network staff should also take this course. Under an attack, these network personnel will be able to readily identify the attack and take counter measures effectively.

Student Feedback & Reviews

Adam Meiger

Online courses are a blessing for me. Eskills Academy gave me so many options to learn in my free time and excel in my performance at work.

Zeina Wessam 

The course was fun to learn and there was no pressure at all with timings. I kept learning at my own pace and now using the lessons in my practical life.

Marzenna Guimara

I was looking for courses to refresh some basics and get some tips on doing things in a new way. The courses are well taught and I can now practice them without much help. 

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


How do I access the course?

All you need is a modern browser such as Chrome, Firefox or Internet Explorer and you will be able to access the course from any computer, tablet or mobile device.


Is there a specific time duration to complete this course?

Learning with Eskills Academy is super easy. No limitation on time duration so you learn easily at your own pace and convenience.


Do I get a certificate?

Yes, when you complete the course you will receive a certificate of completion which you can happily add to your resume or LinkedIn profile.


In what cases will I be eligible for a refund?

All Eskills Academy courses come with Teachable backed 30-day money-back guarantee. If you are not satisfied with the purchased course, refunds are applicable as per our terms mentioned on the website.