Course insights:

Microsoft Windows has been at the forefront of enterprise computing for several decades. What most office workers see is the desktop side – such as Windows 7, 8 or 10.

You will start by learning the basics of system security, then jump into learning about operating system security, including users and groups, permissions and rights, and managing user accounts. With gradual progress of the course, you will get detailed learning about Windows access control, protecting local data, and securing data in transit.

What you’ll learn by the end of this course;

  • Types of protection provided by user account control
  • Securely encrypt a hard drive
  • Using EFS to protect data confidentiality
  • Using Administrative rights
  • 64-Bit Vs 32-Bit Windows Systems


What’s in it for you?

Once you have completed this computer based training course, you will be able to apply these tools, principles, and functionalities available to secure your own Windows networks. Working files are included, allowing you to follow along with the author throughout the lessons.


Who should enroll?

This course is specifically designed for users interested to learn Microsoft networking security as a part of cyber security practices.

Student Feedback & Reviews

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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.