This course provides introductory knowledge and skills for cyber security in an organisation.
You will learn how to recognise threats, risks and vulnerabilities that affect networks, machines, applications, data, users, and infrastructure. Introduces the implementation of tools and systems an organisation can use to protect from cyber-attacks.
In addition, it also covers:
- an introduction to common cyber security attack mechanisms
- an introduction to identity and threat management
- security issues surrounding Internet of Things (IOT) devices.
- VU23217 Recognise the need for cyber security in an organisation.
|Statement of Attainment - Introduction to Organisational Cyber Security|
|This short online course will take approximately six (6) weeks. You will be required to participate in (3-4) hours per week to complete this course. Delivery is online, as a self-paced series of lessons and activities, which you can complete at your own pace.|
Likely Job Outcome:
|The training provides upskilling at an introductory level in Cyber Security foundations to support mitigating organisational risk. A critical skill for any employee in the new digital world of work.|
|Fee Free TAFE|
This course is run fully online.
You will require a computer and internet access to successfully complete this course.
Delivery customisation for groups may include contextualised learning for the organisation.
This course is available for Australian citizens and permanent residents only.
To study any course at CIT (excluding degrees and non-accredited training) you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI).
Literacy Skills Information
We suggest that you will need Australian Core Skills Framework levels of at least 2 across reading, writing, learning, oral communication and, depending on your course of study, numeracy skills to successfully complete this course. If you do not have this level, you can still enrol and seek support to improve your skills or you may prefer to begin with a lower level course, or enrol in the Certificate II in Skills for Work and Vocational Pathways (FSK20119) to develop your literacy skills. Please visit CIT Foundation Skills page.
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- VU23217 Recognise the need for cyber security in an organisation
CIT Code: INFT1395 Cost: Standard $180.00
Description: This unit describes the performance outcome, knowledge and skills required to recognise threats, risks and vulnerabilities to cyber security in an organisation. The threats to an organisation include networks, machines, applications, data, users and infrastructure. The unit addresses common cyber security attack mechanisms and an introduction to threat management as well as security issues surrounding Internet of Things (IoT) devices. The unit also includes the implementation of tools and systems an organisation can use for protection against cyber-attacks. This unit applies to individuals working as cyber security technicians either alone or as part of a team. No licensing or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of accreditation. Prerequisites: Nil
For more information about this course please contact CIT Student Services on (02) 6207 3188 or email firstname.lastname@example.org