Cyber security issues are all around us and reach nearly every part of our business and work, from online banking and education to Facebook and Wi-Fi. Finally, you can get up to date on Cyber Security basics and fundamentals. Designed for non-technical managers, directors and others in the work place, you will find out about threats and vulnerabilities, safeguards, common attacks, viruses, malware and spyware, disaster recover planning, Intrusion Detection/Prevention, basic security architecture, introductory forensics, and cyber terrorism. 
At the end of this course, you will have the knowledge needed to practice safer computing and safeguard your business and work information.

CEUs/ILUs: 1.6
Length (in hours): 16
Price in USD $195.00
Price in CAD $265.00

One Month Course


Unit 1

Introduction to Cyber Security

  • What does "Cyber Security" mean?
  • Brief history and evolution
  • Commonly used Cyber Security terms and their meaning
  • Cyber terrorism

Unit 2

Threats and Vulnerabilities

  • Viruses, malware and spyware
  • Vulnerability Management 101
  • Detection and Remediation

Unit 3

Information Assurance - Staying safe

  • Enterprise Risk Management
  • Common Attacks
  • Technical Controls
  • Firewalls and encryption

Unit 4

Disaster recover planning

  • Intrusion Detection/Prevention
  • Basic security architecture
  • Introductory forensics
  • Recovering data

Hear from our past students

This class had a lot to offer and great information!
- Tony Hargett
The links were appropriate and informative. The instructor was helpful and responsive.
- Ian Fekete