In the modern world more and more of us rely on our electronic devices. This means we are all at risk of cyber security issues. It is vital to protect your business, and yourself from cyber attack. You will be told why cyber attacks and data breeches happen, and given practical steps to avoid falling victim.
This short course identifies to employees, employers and managers the importance of guarding against such threats. As we all use electronics in our daily lives, many people become complacent and cyber criminals exploit on this.
Firstly, the cyber security online course begins by exploring the motivation for cyber criminals and identifying potential threats. You will be given practical advice and tips on how to set up good defenses, and how to report a cyber attack.
You will explore phishing attempts, and learn how to deal with them. Furthermore the course will discuss the importance of password security, ensuring the passwords are adequate. Looking at how to keep them secure on mobile devices such as smartphones, tablets, and laptops.
Finally the course covers the importance of collaborative working and shows how this is a final step in your cyber security defenses.
This cyber security course is apprved by CPD service and IIRSM. Our approved courses are owned by VIdeotile Ltd and distributed under licence.
Approx 30 minutes
Upon successful completion you will be able to download a certificate for printing.
All staff from every workplace would benefit from this course. Anyone who uses a computer for work or personal reasons is at risk from cyber attack. This includes phishing emails, password issues or identity theft and scams. Knowing how to spot these security issues and how to prevent being exposed to them is vital.
You are given the chance to review all your answers at the end of each module before final submission and you will be given 3 attempts at each module to achieve a pass rate of 70%.
£27.50 per license (RRP £35)- You will need a separate license for each participant. Discounts are available for bulk purchases of 10 or more licences, across any topics. Please contact us for more details.