Topic outline

  • Cyber Security for Business Level 2

    The threat of cyber-crime to UK business continues to rise each year. Changes in European legislation – and the need for effective compliance with UK Data Protection regulations means that effective cyber security policies have never been so critical to business continuity. This one day course is ideal for any member of your staff using IT.

     Role: Manager/Senior Manager, Supervisor, Other
     Functional and Behavioural 
     Sector: Chemicals, Composites, Downstream Petroleum, Explosives, Industrial Biotechnology, Medical Biotechnology, Medical Devices, Nuclear, Pharmaceuticals, Polymers, Signmaking

    This Course is Aimed at

    Any member of staff that utilises IT in their role.


    The Level 2 Award in Cyber Security Awareness for Business is a new qualification, which has been developed to provide individuals with the knowledge and skill set required to operate safely online, as well as ensuring the organisation-wide implementation of an effective cyber security strategy.

    The programme includes a comprehensive range of practical examples and scenarios to allow learners to engage with real life cyber incidents. It is designed to build confidence and facilitate the effective implementation of cyber safety policies throughout all levels of a business.

    The training is structured to meet specific individual or organisational needs and includes classroom knowledge-based teaching, supported by a range of online resources and Assessor support.

    Programme Content and Key Areas

    Training is delivered by a range of former Government and HM Armed Forces Cyber Security specialists

    • Training is conducted at a one day workshop ending with an online assessment for the qualification
    • On completion of the qualification, learners are granted access to the Cyber Stars portal, which provides up-to-date guidance on specific business cyber threats. This allows Cyber Stars to act as cyber security representatives so they can inform other team members of potential threats
    • This allows Cyber Stars to act as cyber security representatives so they can inform other team members of potential threats

    Learning will focus on practical examples and relevant case studies to support knowledge based training. It is designed to give candidates the confidence to implement their knowledge within their workplace. Film and interactive discussion exercises are used to ensure engagement with all learning points.

    Learning Outcomes

    • Understanding the principle of cyber security
    • Understand the scale and evolution of cyber threat
    • Identifying cyber threat actors and their motivations
    • Understanding social engineering and email based threat
    • Understanding access management
    • Identifying wi-fi zone security risks
    • Understanding appropriate incident response procedures
    • Using social media networks safely
    • Understanding cyber security legislation
    • Implementing mobile and home working policies effectively

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