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Foundation Certificate in Cyber Security

Focus on Training
Course summary
5 hours
1,899 GBP excl. VAT
English
e-learning / Online / Distance
Next available date: 09/12/2019 - Distance
Course Dates
Distance
09/12/2019   (English)
1,899 GBP
17/02/2020   (English)
1,899 GBP

Course description

Foundation Certificate in Cyber Security

The course takes the learner back to computer basics to build the individuals understanding common technology platforms through to the network layer and on via virtualisation technologies, cloud systems, telecoms and modern communications and finishing with an insight into the world of protective monitoring, challenges and pitfalls of security events logs and analysis. Common methods of attack provides the learner with an insight into many of the most popular attack vectors today. Closing the third day with a module focused on the benefits and pitfalls of encryption.

Day four begins with the cyber law and the context in which security practitioners and organisations have to operate within. Each of us has a digital footprint and the technology we use within our enterprise as an attack surface, the next module joins these two principles and explains the challenges for assurance around leaky data. During the remainder of day four and five we introduce the layered cyber concepts and the deeper governance required throughout the entire lifecycle covering a number of specialist areas essential to the rounded security practitioner.

Each day provides insight into the technical subject matter with the crucial security subtext. Knowledge check exercises, where Participants work in groups to discuss and provide solutions to scenarios offering an explanation with a rationale in each instance of why this is important from a security assurance perspective.

During the delivery we will provide the Participants with access to recorded video demonstrations of the technical subject matter, which will enhance the learners experience whilst preserving any technical confidence as there are no requirements for the learner to undertake any 'hands-on' labs.

Suitability - Who should attend?

Pre-Requisites

There are no prerequisites for this course, however, Participants are expected to have a basic understanding of computers and the internet.

For more information, please see the Institute page.

Training Course Content

Learning Objectives

The objective of the course is to provide a comprehensive but necessarily high level overview across industry standard technology and platforms, illuminating the technology and its specific cyber governance, risk and assurance challenges without technically challenging the learner to hands-on labs.

Day 1

  • Computing Foundation, Data Storage & Memory
  • OSI Protocol Stack
  • TCP/IP

Day 2

  • Network Architecture
  • Internet Primer
  • Network Security
  • Modern Communications
  • Virtualisation & Cloud Technologies

For more information, please see the Institute page.

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Focus on Training

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Focus on Training is a professional training company specialising in offering accredited Project Management and IT programmes. With over 10,000 courses offered in over 100 locations throughout the United Kingdom, Focus is a premier training provider. All programmes can be booked online...


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Olympus House, Werrington Centre
PE4 6NA Peterborough

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