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Cyber Security Certificate Level 3 Endorsed by ABC Awards | Tutor Support and Assessments included in the Course Price


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Price
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£10 inc VAT (was £395)
Offer ends 26 November 2019
Study method
Online, self-paced
Duration
200 Hours
Access to content
Lifetime access
Achievement
Level 3 Certificate Cyber Security (Certificate of Achievement)
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  • Exam(s) / assessment(s) is included in price
  • Tutor is available to students

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Overview

Cyber Security Course

Endorsed Cyber Security Level 3 Course from Certificate of Achievement. There aren’t many careers you could confidently call 100% future-proof. Nevertheless, careers in Cyber Security pave the way for lifelong success. As the threat posed by Cyber criminals worldwide continues to intensify, so too does demand for talented cyber security specialists. From network hacks to phishing scams to identity theft, every business and individual worldwide is wide open to any number of threats. The greater our reliance on connected technology, the bigger the risk of falling victim to Cyber crime. As the world enters an era of near-total 24/7 connectivity, cyber security has become a round-the-clock struggle to thwart the efforts of criminal entities. As a result, public and private sector organisations alike are hiring cyber security specialists at record-pace. For those with the skills, knowledge and confidence to succeed, Cyber Security can be a uniquely fulfilling and lucrative field.

Whatever your professional background and objectives, this exclusive Cyber Security Course could transform your career prospects for life! Study online, for the chance to earn a fully-endorsed certificate from a recognised awarding body! Discover what makes Cyber Security Course one of the most important specialist fields worldwide, exploring the growing threat posed by cyber criminals and the responsibilities of the cyber security specialist. Learn how to work with essential Cyber Security tools and resources, engineer a business-wide Cyber Security policy and mitigate the threat posed by malware. Study the recent history and evolution of cyber security, as you work your way towards an endorsed Cyber Security that could enhance your outlook for life!

Achievement

Level 3 Certificate Cyber Security (Certificate of Achievement)
Endorsed by ABC Awards

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Description

Cyber Security Course

Course Benefits

Studying for an endorsed Level 3 Cyber Security Certificate could transform your career prospects and help you achieve your long-term goals. Enrol online in just a few clicks and enjoy a variety of exclusive benefits such as:

  • Premium-quality course materials and learning resources, created by experienced cyber security specialists.
  • Total flexibility and convenience from start to finish, with no strict deadlines imposed and no time-restrictions.
  • Nurturing support from your assigned expert tutor, who will mark and return your online assignments with constructive feedback.
  • Unbeatable value for money, with all required course materials and study aids included in the course fee.
  • The opportunity to pursue a rewarding career in one of the world’s most important and fulfilling specialist fields.

Learning Objectives

Businesses and citizens spanning the entire world are becoming increasingly dependent on talented cyber security agents. The use of any connected device for any purpose whatsoever opens the door to an incalculable array of threats from cyber criminals worldwide. This course has been designed to provide a detailed overview of the importance of proactive cyber security, presenting the technical skills and knowledge needed to pursue a rewarding career in the field. The duties and responsibilities of cyber security agents are discussed in depth, along with their role in protecting businesses and individuals from a variety of threats.

Our most advanced digital security course to date, this Level 3 Cyber Security certificate is open to newcomers and existing IT workers alike. Whatever your background and objectives, we’ll provide the support and resources you need to confidently pursue your goals. Enjoy the freedom to study from any location worldwide, with no time-restrictions to worry about and no deadlines imposed.

Throughout the course, candidates will examine the most critical aspects of contemporary cyber security threats and operations, including:

  • Common examples of cyber crime
  • The mindset of the online fraudster
  • An introduction to malware and its effects
  • Tools and techniques for preventing cyber crime
  • The consequences of cyber crime
  • Forensic investigation techniques
  • Characteristics of an effective cyber security policy
  • Risk management in cyber security
  • The benefits of proactive security enforcement

Course Outline

This challenging yet fascinating course is delivered over a series of six units, each concluding with an online assessment for submission to your assigned tutor. Key topics and cyber security concepts covered in this Level 3 Cyber Securitycertificate are as follows:

Unit 1 - Understanding Cyber Security

This Unit covers the following key topics:

  • What is Cyber Security
  • Importance of Security
  • Physical Security
  • Physical Threats
  • User tracking
  • Physical Protection of Data
  • Reasons for Commission of Cyber Crimes
  • Kinds of Cyber Crime
  • Computer Vandalism
  • Computer Hacking
  • Creating and distributing viruses over internet
  • Email Spoofing
  • Data Diddling
  • Web Jacking
  • Logic Bombs
  • Plus more

Unit 2 - Types of Malware

This Unit covers the following key topics:

  • What is Malware
  • Viruses & Worms
  • Trojans
  • Rootkits
  • Backdoors
  • Spyware
  • Loggers
  • Malware Symptoms
  • Reconnaissance attacks
  • Data Interception
  • Social Engineering
  • Access attacks
  • Plus more

Unit 3 - Cyber Security Tools & Techniques

This Unit covers the following key topics:

  • Prevention and Defenses
  • Authentication
  • Encryption
  • Digital Signatures
  • Steganography
  • Generating Secure Password
  • Tips For Buying Online
  • Wireless Security
  • Safe Browsing Guidelines For Social Networking Sites
  • Posting Personal Details
  • Email Security Tips
  • Smartphone Security
  • Platforms, Setup and Installation
  • Through Wi-Fi or Mobile Data
  • Plus more

Unit 4 - Developing Cyber Security Policies

This Unit covers the following key topics:

  • Policies and training can limit the risk
  • Cyber Security Policy
  • Security Policy Elements
  • Security-Related Roles and Responsibilities
  • Policy Implementation and Enforcement
  • Policy Exceptions
  • Personnel and Training
  • Security Awareness and Training
  • Access Privileges
  • Operational Risks
  • Contingency Planning
  • Physical Security Risks
  • Plan and Protection
  • Monitoring, Logging, and Retention
  • Maintenance and Testing
  • Addressing Technology Risks
  • Network Connection Control
  • Plus more

Who is this course for?

Cyber Security Course

Our exclusive Level 3 Cyber Security Course is ideal for anyone with an interest in IT security and general fraud prevention. Worldwide, major employers for talented cyber security specialists include technology and Internet companies, the ecommerce sector, banks and financial institutions, civil defence companies, local and national government offices, specialist defence agencies and many more besides. An endorsed Level 3 5 Cyber Security Course could pave the way for lifelong job security and limitless earnings potential. Senior cyber security roles often attaching salaries in excess of £100,000.

Open to candidates worldwide with no entry-requirements to fulfil, this Level 3 Cyber Security Course could hold the key to the career of your dreams. Sign up and get started today, or contact a member of our admissions team for more information!

Requirements

Cyber Security Course

  • A strong working knowledge of English language
  • Aged at least 16-years
  • Access to a reliable computer and Internet connection

Endorsed Certificate of Achievement

At the end of the course, learner can claim an endorsed certificate by paying £85 accreditation fee.There are £9 postal charges for the UK students and £15 for the non UK students.

Certificate of Completion from STS

Certificate of Completion from STS (soft copy) can be claimed for £10. If you need hard copy of this certificate you will pay £25 + postal charges (£9 for UK students, £15 for outside UK)

Career path

Cyber Security Course

Studying for an Level 3 Cyber Security Course could pave the way for an extraordinary career in the field. Just a few typical job titles and roles in cyber security operations include the following:

  • Information Assurance Analyst
  • IT Business Analyst
  • Information Architect
  • CSO
  • Vulnerability Researcher
  • Incident Responder
  • Computer Forensics Investigator

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