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Cyber Security for Executive Management Training Course

Cyber Security for Executive Management Training Course

SKU: 5502
  • Cover your legal, regulatory and contractual responsibilities in relation to cyber security in this 3-hour live online awareness course.
  • Learn about the biggest threats in cyber security today with examples of the impact these have on organisations like yours.
  • Learn from anywhere when you attend our Live Online courses.
  • Please note - This course does not include an exam, but if successfully completed will lead to 3 CPD/CPE points.
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The Cyber Security for Executive Management training course outline

All organisations use an IT infrastructure or rely on the Internet. New technologies are being developed every day, but with these opportunities come a wide range of threats. Managers and business directors need to get on board and understand how to mitigate cyber security threats to ensure their organisations’ safety.

This cyber security awareness course covers the threats organisations face, as well as their legal and contractual obligations. You will learn about different types of malware and social engineering, and the risks associated with remote working, mobile devices, supply chains and social media.

Cyber Security for Executive Management training course benefits

 Consultant support

The course is three hours long, with a half hour Q&A with an experienced cyber security consultant included.

 Ideal for senior management

An ideal course if you are in an executive or senior management position.

 Learn from anywhere

Choose whether you attend Live Online or in person at one of our training venues.

Who should attend this course?

Anyone involved in the management of an organisation who wishes to understand their legal, contractual and regulatory responsibilities for cyber security. You will also gain a deeper understanding of the threats facing your organisation. 

  • Executives
  • Directors
  • Senior managers
  • Boards members
  • Business owners

Your learning path

Find out how the Cyber Security for Executive Management Training Course will help you start or enhance your knowledge and career.

This course is an essential component of the following learning path:

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Why choose IT Governance for your training needs?

  • We’re internationally recognised as the authority on GDPR – our team introduced the world’s first certified GDPR Foundation and Practitioner training course and the only one that’s ISO 17024- certificated and since then we have trained more than 8,000 professionals on the GDPR.
  • We offer more GDPR training dates and locations that anyone else.
  • Trained by industry experts – our trainers are working consultants with years of practical, hands-on experience.
  • Choose the method that suits you – we offer classroom, Live Online, distance learning, e-learning and in-house training options.
  • Access your training anywhere – all our course materials are provided as a digital copy, allowing you to access them anywhere and at any time. Documents will be made available 20 days before your course.
  • Business solutions to suit you – whether you’re a multinational wanting us to manage all your training needs or a small business wishing to boost your workforce skills, we offer a range of training solutions.
Course details

What does this training course cover?

  • What cyber and information security are, and how they differ from one another.
  • The threat landscapes and potential impacts.
  • Your legal, regulatory and contractual obligations.
  • Remote working and the associated risks.
  • The different types of malware, including DDoS (distributed denial of service), ransomware, cryptojacking and zero-day infections, and how these affect the operation of your organisation.
  • Humans and social engineering, and what you can do to stop your staff being your biggest threat.
  • Mobile devices, social media and safe browsing.
  • Cloud security.
  • Supply chain security.
  • Secure software development.
  • How you (as a senior leader) can make a difference to your organisation’s cyber security.

What’s included in this course?

  • Full course materials (digital copy provided as a PDF file).
  • A certificate of attendance.

What equipment should I bring?

This course is delivered as a Webex Live Online session. Anyone booked on this course is expected to have a reliable Internet connection at their home or office.

To ensure that the WebEx client works properly on your computer, we recommend using the test session functionality offered by WebEx.

Course duration and times

We offer morning and afternoon sessions. Each session lasts three hours.

CPD/CPE points

This course is equivalent of 3 CPD/CPE points.

Exams and qualifications

Cyber Security for Executive Management live online exam

There is no exam for this course.


Are there any prerequisites for this course?

There are no pre-requisites for sitting this course.

Is there any recommended-reading?

We recommend that you purchase and read the following textbooks:

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