TruSecure’s TICSA certification is "designed for computer network and IT security practitioners who desire to improve their security practitioner expertise, as well as position themselves as demonstrated and knowledgeable information security professionals." The TICSA, which stands for TruSecure ICSA Certified Security Associate, was introduced in March 2002 and is a vendor/training-neutral certification that is worth achieving on route to more advanced security-related certification
TruSecure’s exam TU0-001, "TruSecure ICSA Certified Security Associate" is the one requirement for the TruSecure ICSA Certified Security Associate (TICSA) certification.
This exam is designed for candidates who have "essential knowledge and abilities to be active stakeholders in today's enterprise security, helping an organization achieve a more secure operational posture." The prerequisites for this exam are that candidates "have at least two years experience in network security administration, or can demonstrate attendance of at least 48 hours of approved computer security training or coursework (within a 24-month period)"; attest to a Code of Ethics statement; and complete an online practitioner’s profile and account.
This exam is moderately difficult and costs $295 USD for Americans and $395 for those outside of the USA.
Экзамен: TU0-001: "TruSecure ICSA Certified Security Associate"