Cybersecurity Essentials

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Course Overview
This course covers essential knowledge for all cybersecurity domains including information security, systems security, network security, ethics and laws, and defense and mitigation techniques used in protecting businesses.

The demand for security professionals continues to grow. Develop a foundational understanding of cybercrime, security principles, technologies, and procedures used to defend networks. 

Prepare for Careers
•    Build your cybersecurity foundation
•    Take the next step in exploring the many career possibilities in cybersecurity
•    See if you want to pursue job roles in networking or cybersecurity

Course Details


Cybersecurity Essentials (English - 1.13)

31 Aug 2022 - 30 Aug 2023

Derbyshire County Council Library Service

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