Course Description

Certified Security Awareness - Beginner

Certified Security Awareness - Beginner is a course run by Global Edulink, Dublin. It is a 'Online Learning' course with a duration of 15 Hours. For more information about Certified Security Awareness - Beginner at Global Edulink, please review the details below.


The course Certified Security Awareness – Beginner is the first of a series of two courses that will introduce learners for the need for security in information technology. You will gain the tools and knowledge to protect against criminal activities. The course will offer insight to the basics of security awareness and then move onto Social Engineering. Learners will gain extensive coverage of best practices for end users.

The course is extensive and will cover a range of modules such as an introduction and basics to security awareness, social engineering, data classification and corporate use and best practices for end users. Each module is discussed thoroughly to ensure the learners gain an in-depth understanding of the subject matter.

The course Certified Security Awareness – Beginner is highly beneficial to IT professionals, individuals in security management or those planning to move into cyber-security. Getting qualified will further improve your opportunities of career progression, and having this certificate on your resume will demonstrate to employers that you have expanded your skills and expertise in the area.

Course Curriculum

  1. Introduction and Basics
  2. Social Engineering
  3. Data Classification and corporate use (Safe Guarding)
  4. End User Best Practices

Who is this course aimed at?

  • IT professionals looking to move into security management
  • Managers of IT professionals who want to understand security implications of IT decisions


Learners who successfully complete the course will be awarded the Certified Security Awareness – Beginner Certificate.

Method of Assessment

At the end of the course learners will also take an online multiple choice questions assessment test. This online multiple choice questions assessment test is marked automatically so that you will receive an instant grade and know whether you have passed the course.

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Training ProviderGlobal Edulink
Course LocationAthlone, Westmeath
Course TypeOnline Learning
Course Duration15 Hours
Course Fee69
Entry RequirementsThis course is available to all students, of all academic backgrounds. However, a sound educational background would be an advantage. Learners should be ages 16 or over to undertake the qualification. Basic understanding of English language, literacy, numeracy and ICT are required to attend this course. Basic computer knowledge is suggested.
Carear PathUpon successfully completing the Certificate in Certified Security Awareness – Beginner, you will gain an accredited certification that will help you prove your skills and expertise in security awareness. Qualifying in this course will give you the opportunity to demonstrate your expertise to potential employers and organisations. Below listed are a few of the job titles this course will be worthwhile for and you can land and progress further in your career with fruitful advancements. IT Professionals IT Managers
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CityPoint, 1 Ropemaker Street, London, EC2Y 9HU, Dublin, United Kingdom

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