As an IT security professional, you’re spread thin — handling competing priorities, supporting dozens of business requirements, and managing a multitude of security solutions. The McAfee Security Certification Program helps you earn credibility and gain the skills you need to easily manage your demands.
The program provides product and assessment certifications that allow IT professionals to showcase their demonstrated competency around the effective installation, configuration, and administration of key McAfee products and solutions.
After completing the corresponding course, you can conveniently take the certification exam at any of the 5,000 Prometric testing locations around the world, with the confidence that your skills are being certified by a leading global provider of comprehensive testing and assessment services.
Currently, McAfee offers two industry-recognized certifications as part of our McAfee Security Certification Program, including:
The McAfee Certified Product Specialist (MCPS) certifications have been designed for candidates who administrate a specific McAfee product, or suite of products, and have one to three years of experience with that product. This certification level allows candidates to demonstrate knowledge in the following key product areas:
McAfee Certified Product Specialist — ePO
McAfee Certified Product Specialist — NSP
McAfee Certified Product Specialist — HIPs
McAfee Certified Product Specialist — DLPe
McAfee Certified Product Specialist — NGFW
McAfee Certified Product Specialist — SIEM
The McAfee Certified Security Professional (MCSP) certifications are designed for security practitioners — penetration testers, auditors, consultants, administrators — with one to three years of experience. This certification level allows candidates to demonstrate knowledge in the following high-level assessment areas:
McAfee Certified Security Professional — Ethical Security Testing