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Level 2 Certificate Principles of Cyber Security

Subject Area

Digital & IT

Student Type

Adults

Study Mode

Distance Learning

Course Type

Adult Further Education

What is the course about?

This online course is an excellent starting point for anyone looking to begin their career in cyber security. During this qualification, you will cover various key aspects of cyber security, including common threats to cyber security and understanding terminology used in the sector.

Why should I choose the course?

In an increasingly digital world, cyber security is fast becoming a major concern for many organisations and there is a high demand for cyber security courses in the UK. With complex online scams and cybercrime on the rise, it’s essential that organisations understand preventative measures to maintain cyber security, including the techniques and security checks needed to store data securely. This course will provide you with the essential knowledge to secure a career in cyber security.

What will I learn?

The following units will be covered:

Introduction to cyber security Understanding terminology used in cyber security Understanding legal and ethical aspects of cyber security Understanding common threats to cyber security Understanding methods of maintaining cyber security

Working with others in cyber security.

What will the course lead on to?

If you are looking to begin your career in cyber security, this course will put you in the best possible position to secure your dream job role. If you wish to study a related course, you can view our full range of adult courses on our website. For more information, contact our Learner Services Team on 01925 494400 or learner.services@wvr.ac.uk.

What support is available?

We have a team of staff dedicated to providing learning support if required, as well as a Welfare Team that is on hand to offer guidance, support and help when needed. Additionally, eligible students can access a wide range of finance and funding support to help them during their time at college.

For further information on student support please visit:

https://www.wvr.ac.uk/college-life/student-support/

Why should I choose to study the course at Warrington & Vale Royal College?

Warrington & Vale Royal College has been rated as a good college in the latest Ofsted inspection. It has an excellent reputation for vocational courses and responds to specific business needs when requested. The tutors at Warrington & Vale Royal College are highly experienced in their fields and have a great deal of industry knowledge to impart. Our distance learning courses are delivered entirely online, allowing you to benefit from expert teaching in the comfort of your own home.

What are the entry requirements?

There are no specific entry requirements, but you should have access to and be able to use online learning platforms and be able to cope with level 2 literacy.

Are there any additional costs associated with the course?

There are no specific extra costs apart from access to IT and the internet, as well as any books/stationery you wish to purchase yourself.

Careers Information

Course options

Start Any Time

Duration
20 Weeks
Class Times
TBC
Location
Distance Learning
Day(s)
In your own time
Adult Fee
100
16-18 Fee
Contact College

Call to Enrol 01925 494 400

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