IT Systems: Identity and Access Management

Identity and Access Management (IAM) is a crucial aspect of IT security that focuses on ensuring the right individuals have appropriate access to resources within an organization's IT systems while maintaining security, compliance, and operational efficiency.

Course Overview

This course is designed to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of IAM principles, technologies, and best practices.

What you’ll learn
  • Introduction to IAM concepts, terminology, and its role in cybersecurity.
  • Authorization mechanisms, including role-based access control (RBAC) and attribute-based access control (ABAC).
  • The role of directory services (e.g., LDAP, Active Directory) in IAM.
  • Implementing SSO solutions, including Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML), OAuth, and OpenID Connect.
  • Designing and implementing access control policies.
  • Auditing and monitoring access for security and compliance purposes.
  • IAM in cloud services (e.g., AWS IAM, Azure AD).

Candidates must;

  • Be proficient in English Language
  • Have access to either a computer or smartphone with Internet Connectivity.
  • Be equipped with quality webcam and headphones
Duration & Fees
  • Regular – 8 Weeks – ₦150,000
  • Fast-Track – 6 Weeks – ₦225,000
Program Dates
  • August – October, 2024
  • October – December, 2024
  • February – April, 2025
  • May – July, 2025