Gateway Level 1 Award in Cybersecurity

Shipley College offers a Level 1 Award in Cybersecurity, a perfect course for beginners who want to gain knowledge on cybersecurity. The course is designed for individuals who have basic knowledge of computers and are interested in exploring cybersecurity further, possibly to pursue a career in the field. To get the most out of this course, it is recommended to complete the Essential Digital Skills Qualification (EDSQ) Level 1, which provides a basic understanding of computer usage. This knowledge-based course will equip you with an understanding of cybercrime and routine protective methods used to maintain cybersecurity, including vulnerability and penetration testing and user access control. This qualification can be assessed through a portfolio of evidence.

Upon completion, you can move on to the Level 2 Award in Cybersecurity or consider the Level 1 in Introduction to Programming.

This course provides an excellent introduction to the field of cybersecurity and is open to anyone who wants to learn more about it. After completing this course, you can further develop your computing skills and knowledge, including programming, or use it to support setting up a business.

Subject Computing
Level Level 1
Study Type Part Time
Course Code 4886
Cost £ 170.00
Start Date 09-May-2024
Start Time 6pm
End Date 08-Aug-2024
End Time 9pm
Day Thursday
Duration 13 Weeks
Venue Shipley College
Start Date Start Time End Date End Time Day Duration Venue
09-May-2024 6pm 08-Aug-2024 9pm Thursday 13 Weeks Shipley College
100% fee reduction may apply to you if in receipt of benefits and actively seeking employment or in work, earnings less the £23,400 annually (£20,319 annually if not from an eligible regional postcode)
Admission is by a short, informal discussion - please phone 01274 327327 to register your interest.

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