CyberSecurity Essentials

Get ready for the expanding world of cyber security with the CyberSecurity Essentials programme! In the age of rapid digital information exchange, cybersecurity has become a crucial focus for many organisations to ensure business continuity and quality customer experience to end consumers.

Training a cybersecurity workforce is therefore essential to equip your organisation with the relevant skills and principles to protect against ever growing threats.

In this one-day foundational programme, you will learn the fundamental concepts and issues related to securing a personal computing environment, as well as within an organisation computing environment and the various implementations of information security controls.

Recognising, identifying and mitigating against various security threats such as phishing websites, phishing emails, spams, malware will be covered in this course in a very pragmatic and practical fashion for the layperson. In addition, this programme will also cover the physical and technical measures in protecting personal data and devices.

Please click here to view the Course Outline.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Understand the need for security in computer systems and how security affects a business or an organisation.
  • Learn procedures to implement confidentially, integrity and availability of data and information.
  • Identify and analyse security vulnerabilities and threats that can affect an organisation.
  • Apply the methods of securing and protecting information in an organisation using both technical and non-technical means.

Who should attend?

Individuals with a keen interest in cybersecurity and professionals who would like to introduce best practices and principles of cybersecurity in a workplace setting.

Entry Requirement

This course is suitable for participants with minimal or no prior knowledge on cybersecurity.

Certification

Participants will be awarded the Certificate of Attendance by Republic Polytechnic upon meeting 80% of the attendance requirement.

Course Dates and Venue

Date  Venue   
28 January 2021 This course will be conducted online
17 February 2021 This course will be conducted online
11 March 2021 This course will be conducted online
8 April 2021 This course will be conducted online
22 May 2021 This course will be conducted online
24 June 2021 This course will be conducted online

 

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Course Duration

One day 

Full Course Fee (Others) Singapore Citizens aged 40 & above SME-employed Singapore Citizens & SPR Singapore Citizens aged below 40 OR Singapore PR
$358.45
$35.85
$40.54
$107.54

Note:
*Payment may be made using SkillsFuture Credit.
*Fees reflected are inclusive of GST (Goods & Service Tax).
*From 1 July 2020, Workfare Training Scheme (WTS) and fee subsidy under WTS will cease. WTS will be replaced by Workfare Skills Support Scheme (WSS). For more information on WSS, please refer to www.wsg.gov.sg/programmes-and-initiatives/workfare-skills-support-scheme-individuals.html

Republic Polytechnic reserves the right to make changes to the course fee and application closing dates without prior notice. The commencement of each course is subject to sufficient number of participants.

All information is accurate at time of publishing.

Last updated on 20 Nov 2020

Need more help?

If you are still unsure about which course to pursue, please contact our Academy for Continuing Education.  

Fees quoted are inclusive of GST. Republic Polytechnic reserves the right to make changes to the course fees and application closing dates without prior notice. The commencement of each course is subject to a sufficient number of participants. All information is accurate at time of publishing.