CYBER SECURITY

TECHNOLOGIST

Understanding of cyber threats, hazards, risks, controls, measures and mitigations to protect organisations systems and people

OVERVIEW

The primary role of a Cyber Security Technologist is to apply an understanding of cyber threats, hazards, risks, controls, measures and mitigations to protect organisations systems and people.

Those focused on the technical side work on areas such as security design & architecture, security testing, investigations & response.

Those focussed on the risk analysis side focus on areas such as operations, risk, governance & compliance.

Whether focussed on the technical or risk analysis side, all people in this occupation work to achieve required security outcomes in a legal and regulatory context in all parts of the economy. They develop and apply practical knowledge of information security to deliver solutions that fulfil an organisation’s requirements 

PROGRAMME DETAILS
DURATION: 15 months
 
LEVEL: 4
 
PROFESSIONAL RECOGNITION:
This apprenticeship is recognised for entry onto the register of IT technicians confirming SFIA level 4 professional competence and those completing the apprenticeship are eligible to apply for registration.
 
WHAT YOU'LL LEARN:
  • Communications
  • IT Security
  • Remote Infrastructure
  • Cryptography
  • Intrusion Detection
  • Risk Assessment
  • Law and Ethics
KNOWLEDGE MODULES

Core (all the apprentices take this Knowledge Module

MODULE 1:  Cyber Security Introduction
 
OPTION 1 (Technologist): in addition to the core
 
MODULE 2: Network and Digital Communications Theory  
 
MODULE 3: Security Case Development & Design Practie
 
MODULE 4: Security Technology Building Blocks
 
MODULE 5: Employment of Cryptography 
 
OR
 
OPTION 2 (Risk Analyst): in addition to the core
 
Knowledge Module 6: Risk Assessment 
 
Knowledge Module 7: Governance, Organisation, Law, Regulation & Standards
 
QUALIFICATIONS OFFERED:
 
  • CompTIA Network+
  • CCNA
  • Microsoft Azure
  • CompTIA Security+
  • CASP+
  • CISM
  • CISSP

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