Our 4-week Develop: Cyber course introduces you to the core principles required to enter the Cyber Security industry.
This course is for those with or without experience, however no technical knowledge is required.
You will learn the principles of Cyber Security, networking, online threats and deploying security tools to defend an online system.
To complete this course, you will create a portfolio of evidence, demonstrating practical skills, complete a project and sit an exam at the end of week 4.
Upon passing this course, you will receive 3 accredited qualifications, your very own portfolio to share with employers and have the knowledge to take your Cyber Security skills to the next level.
Discover what it is like to work in a Cyber Security team:
Our 4-week: Develop: Cyber Course is an intensive course for beginners and those with limited experience, no technical knowledge required to gain new skills.
The course combines:
Week 1 overview – Cyber security is a big deal. The consequences of having a poorly equipped or designed system can be catastrophic. In your first week you will cover the kinds of threats that systems face and the impact they have on individuals and organisations.
Week 2 overview – This week you will begin to use key cyber professional tools to keep networked systems and data safe. through hands-on labs and activities. You will explore how devices are compromised and you will follow a cyber exploit from inception to completion.
Week 3 overview – In week three you will learn about policies and procedures that must be implemented to secure systems as well as the law. You will also complete an extended project focused on defending an online system, where you will get the opportunity to explore a working security system and plan and implement a cyber safe product. You will rigorously test the system and evaluate its performance.
Week 4 overview – In week four you will be assessing how the law keeps systems secure, understanding why GDPR is important, and revising for the Level 2 exam. You will sit the exam on the final day of the course.
This is a full time course, running 9:30 – 17:30, Monday – Friday for 4 weeks.