Level 3 Cyber Security

Cyber Security Course


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: This course is full. Please register your interest for next start date.
Study mode: TBC
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

    Please note: Modules taught on this course lead to certain certificates. However, it will be the responsibility of the learner to pay for the exam/s if they wish to obtain a certain certificate/s

  • Career Advice

  • Student and Tutor Support


  • Live in Birmingham or surrounding areas
  • Living in the UK for a minimum of 3 years
  • You must be over 19
  • Level 2 English and Maths required or studying towards


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.


– 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

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.

    Student Testimonials

    The course was great and I learnt a lot and my teacher Doug was amazing. I couldn't ask for a better teacher

    Zulifkar Younas

    CSIS Student

    Had a great time studying, really enjoyed the course (even though there was alot of work to get through) whilst juggling a job and home life, thanks Tim!


    Cyber Security Student

    Great learning experience . Helped me alot to return in IT . Very helpful tutor . Highly recommended

    Plaha Singh

    IT Student

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