TRAIN TO BECOME A CYBER SECURITY TECHNICIAN
Our training programme is an exciting opportunity that provides work-related, tutor-led, hands-on learning activities for trainees that could lead to direct employment in the cyber security industry in a junior role or in a Modern Apprenticeship or further study at college or university levels. We work with local employers to further enhance employment prospects in Cyber Security and IT related jobs for our trainers.
On successful completion, trainees will be awarded a Level 2 Certificate in Cyber Security and Digital Forensics including other IT related qualifications.
PLATFORM: Cloud and Hardware Infrastructure
DELIVERY METHOD: Instructor led, hands -on workshop and classroom training
DURATION: 6 -12 weeks
WHO IS THE PROGRAMME FOR?
This programme is designed for people who have an interest in digital security and the threats it poses to IT systems. It is designed to give the trainee a practical understanding of open systems so that they can apply their skills to the understanding of threats to IT system and know how to prevent these threats. It would suit anyone interested in working in the growing industry related to cyber security, but also interested in general employment involving IT, computer networking infrastructure and data management.
WHAT WOULD THIS PROGRAMME LEAD TO?
It could lead to direct employment in the cyber security industry in a junior role or in a Modern Apprenticeship or further study at college or university levels. The trainee is expected to assemble all the skills acquired for FH/HE or employment.
WILL IT LEAD TO EMPLOYMENT?
The number and complexity of online crime is growing by the day. There are currently nowhere near enough people to deal with it and that will only get worse. The government is putting significant resources into recruiting cyber aware people at all levels of industry and therefore the opportunities for work in IT in relation to this subject area are very strong.