# CTE Resource Center - Career Planning Guide - Cybersecurity in Manufacturing, Advanced (8496/36 weeks)

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Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Cybersecurity in Manufacturing, Advanced (8496/36 weeks)

Suggested Grade Levels: 10–12 (36 weeks)

This course will continue to expose students to the revolutionary and growing field of cybersecurity as it relates to manufacturing. Students will apply the principles of cybersecurity, research emerging technologies, analyze threat intelligence, and design protective measures. Students will participate in enterprise team activities to secure automated production processes, while demonstrating cybersecurity concepts and policies.

Industry Certifications

This course may assist the student in preparing for the following certification examinations, national assessments, or licensure examinations approved by the Virginia Board of Education:

  • Automated Manufacturing Technology Examination
  • Certified Production Technician (CPT) Program Examinations
  • College and Work Readiness Assessment (CWRA+)
  • Manufacturing Specialist Certification Examination
  • Manufacturing Technician Level I Certification Examination
  • Manufacturing Technology Assessment
  • National Career Readiness Certificate Assessment
  • Workplace Readiness Skills for the Commonwealth Examination

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