Cyber Security Course

Overview

The course aims to assist students in having a better grasp of current information and system security technology practices, learning the security measures and protections while also preparing them for the real-world cyber security job market.

What is Cyber Security?

Cyber security involves techniques that help secure various digital components, networks, data, computer systems from non-authorized digital access.

New Skills

Students will gain the understanding and apply specific measures of the cyber security Infrastructure needed for corporations and individuals:

  • Fully capable of using open-source Linux OS
  • Technologies, products, and procedures cybersecurity professionals use to combat cybercrime
  • Identifying characteristics, tactics, techniques cybercriminals use
  • Managing business continuity for cloud computing
  • Cloud security risk infrastructure and risk management
  • Industry practice advice from our lecturers…

Career Opportunities

Completing the course leads you to many possibilities, you will be able to enter the cyber industry with the knowledge, skills, and understanding needed for roles such as:

  • Junior Security Software Developer
  • Junior Cyber Security Analyst
  • Junior Penetration Tester
  • Junior Cyber Network Engineer

Key Information

Start date: 14th February 2022
Study mode: Part-time, Monday to Thursday, 9.30am -12.30pm
Course length: 10 weeks
Delivery: Online (tutor-led classes)

  • Fully Funded (FREE)

    Funded through the AEB provision provided by the West Midlands Combined Authority

  • Certificates

    LPI Linux Essentials
    Cisco Cyber Essentials
    Cisco Cloud Security

  • Career Advice

  • Student and Tutor Support

Eligibility

  • Live in Birmingham or surrounding areas
  • You must be over 19
  • Level 2 English and Maths required or studying towards

Curriculum

Phase 1:

Linux Essentials
Linux is also fundamental to all cyber security systems and is vital knowledge for roles within the Cyber Security sector.

Phase 2:

Cyber Essentials
This module is designed for learners who are interested in pursuing more advanced studies in the field of cybersecurity.

Phase 3:

Cloud Security
This module provides a broad overview of cloud security and allows students to gain critical insights into how security issues change in the cloud.

Modules

– The Linux Community and a Career in Open Source
– Finding Your Way on a Linux System
– The Power of the Command Line
– The Linux Operating System
– Security and File Permissions

– Principles
– Technologies
– In Practice

– Cloud Architecture
– Infrastructure Security for Cloud
– Managing Cloud Security and Risk
– Data Security for Cloud Computing
– Application Security and Identity Management for Cloud Computing

Ready to get started?

To request more information please complete the form below, a member of staff will contact you as soon as we receive your online application. You can call our office to discuss the course by calling 0121 450 9300.
* This course is available to resident in Liverpool

FAQs

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Who is eligible for the fully funded course?

Potential students will need to be
– at least 19 years
– living within Birmingham area
– A resident of the UK for a minimum of 3 years

Are the courses certified?

Yes, they are certified by Pearson Edexcel.

How do I apply for the course?

You can apply for the course through the website (Registration Form,  message through our Facebook page, or call our recruitment team on 0121 450 9300.

Do you have a back to work programme?

Yes, One to One support can be arranged if it is required.