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Certified Cyber Security Foundation Training Course

Learn How To Deal With Cyber Attacks And Minimise The Disruption To Your Organisation


Did you know that data breaches cost UK organisations an average of £2.9 million per breach?

It is widely accepted that it is not a case of if but when an organisation will suffer a cyber attack. You and your staff need the knowledge and skills to be able to deal with them to minimise disruption to your organisation.

Please Note: You will need a laptop for the duration of your training course and exam. Our course materials include an interactive PDF and an online quiz tool for knowledge testing. Full details on how to access the exam will be provided by email 1–2 days before sitting the exam.

Please Note

You can book this course and hold it in credit until you have decided on a specific course date. Alternatively, please view our other course dates.
Exam Included
1 Day
£550Excl. VAT

Course Syllabus

What Does This Course Cover?

  • What cyber security / information security is
  • The threat landscape
  • Legal, regulatory and contractual obligations
  • Threat intelligence
  • Malware
  • Humans and social engineering
  • Phishing
  • Password security
  • Mobile device security
  • Web application security
  • Social media security
  • Remote working – covering travel and home working
  • An introduction to risk management
  • Security standards and frameworks
  • Security in the Cloud (ISO 27018)
  • Incident response
  • Business continuity
  • Supply chain security

Learning Outcomes

With this fully accredited one-day Certified Cyber Security Foundation training course, you will gain knowledge of cyber security, the threat landscape, threat intelligence, legal, regulatory and contractual obligations, and incident response.

At the end of the training course, you sit the Certified Cyber Security Foundation exam. If you pass, you can demonstrate your professional and practical knowledge and expertise by registering your qualification on the GASQ successful candidate register.

This training course is also accredited by the Chartered Institute Of Information Security (CIISec).

Who Should Attend

Our Certified Cyber Security Foundation training course is aimed at individuals who want to start their career in the lucrative world of cyber security or progress in their current role, such as:

  • Customer Support Administrators / Specialists
  • Desktop Support Managers / Specialists
  • Help Desk Technicians / Specialists
  • IT Support Managers / Specialists
  • IT Systems Administrators
  • Technical Support Engineers / Specialists

What's Included

The following is provided for our Certified Cyber Security Foundation training course:

  • A professional training venue with lunch and refreshments (if you're attending a physical location).
  • Full course materials (digital copy provided as a PDF file).
  • The Certified Cyber Security Foundation exam and a certificate of attendance.

Entry-Level Requirements

While there are no formal entry requirements for our Certified Cyber Security Foundation training course, we assume that attendees will have some IT knowledge.

Recommended Reading

We recommend that you purchase and read the following textbook after the training course:

  • CyberWar, CyberTerror, CyberCrime and CyberActivism, Second Edition

Exam Information

You will take the ISO 17024-certificated Certified Cyber Security Foundation (C CS F) exam set by IBITGQ at the end of the training course. There is no extra charge for this examination.

  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Duration: 60 Minutes
  • Questions: 40
  • Format: Multiple Choice
  • Pass Mark: 65%

Exam Type

Proctored Exam


Certified Cyber Security Foundation (C CS F)

What's Next

Our four-day Certified Cyber Security Practitioner training course will give you the comprehensive knowledge necessary to protect your organisation from an array of cyber threats while operating within appropriate legal, regulatory and contractual frameworks.

You will learn how to deliver infrastructure, application, information and operational security by implementing appropriate technical and organisational controls. You will also learn how to deal with cyber security incidents and understand the basic principles of evidence collection and digital forensics.

Additional Information

Our Certified Cyber Security Foundation training course will help you start or enhance your knowledge and career.

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