In an increasingly interconnected world, cyber security has become a top priority for individuals and organisations alike. This course is designed to provide participants with a thorough understanding of cyber security fundamentals and best practices.

This course combines theory, practical examples, and hands-on activities,so that learners can learn about common cyber threats, methods used by cyber criminals, and effective
strategies to secure networks and devices. By the end of this course, participants will be well-equipped to protect themselves and their organisations against cyber-attacks and implement best practices for maintaining a secure online environment.

Trainer: Jack Mayers - Big Learning Company

Cost: Free course

Key Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the Importance of Cyber Security
  • Identify Common Types of Cyber Attacks
  • Implement Network and Device Security Best Practices

Topics Include:

- An Introduction to Cyber Security

  • Understanding the importance of cyber security.
  • Common types of cyber attacks .
  • Understanding cybercriminal methods.

- Securing your Network & Devices

  • Understanding the basics of network security.
  • How to secure your devices.
  • Understanding the role of firewalls, anti-virus software and encryption.

- Cyber security Best Practices

  • Implementing best practices for password management, data protection and incident

This course is free of charge but if you fail to attend or you provide less than two week's cancellation notice will be charged a fee of £20. If you find that you are unable to attend, we do allow and encourage you to find someone to take your place on the course.

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