Courses in Cyber Security For 21st Century Careers

courses in cyber security

Courses in Cyber Security For 21st Century Careers

It’s coming towards the end of the year where we begin to assess our career paths. Students who are graduating from high school are also considering the pathway they will take into 2021.

In this day and age, there’s no doubt that cybercriminals are working hard to steal identities and data, and that they are often succeeding. Cyber professionals are needed right across the world to assist in reducing these threats.

Courses in cyber security will assist in preparing the future cyber professionals.

Short courses in cyber security

If you’re not sure about whether a cyber security pathway is for you, you can start with short bursts of training!

BSBSS00093 Cyber Security Threat Assessment and Risk Management Skill Set

In this skill set you will study two units. They cover how you can contribute to cyber security threat assessments as well as contributing to the risk management requirements of cyber security.

BSBSS00094 Cyber Security Awareness Skill Set

In this skill set you will study four units. The units cover:

  • Protecting your own personal online profile from threats
  • How to identify and report online security threats
  • Securely managing personally identifiable information, as well as that of your workplace
  • Promoting and engaging others in the workplace to be cyber secure

The great thing about skill sets is that you can then use the units of competency that you have achieved as credit transfers towards full nationally recognised qualifications. So long as the training package allows it!

Full qualifications in cyber security

If you’re ready to take the leap into a nationally recognised qualification in its entirety, the best option for you is starting at the Certificate IV level.

While there are no formal pre-requisite requirements for courses in cyber security, prior IT and/or networking experience would be advantageous.

22334VIC Certificate IV in Cyber Security will set up graduates for roles in the following areas:

  • Cyber Security Support Officer
  • Security Penetration Tester
  • Information Systems Security Support Officer
  • Network Security Support Officer
  • Website Security Support Officer

This qualification is delivered completely online and you can enrol and start at any time. With ASSET, there is no waiting for intake dates! Trainers are experienced cyber professionals who have completed many courses in cyber security and implemented their knowledge in private and public companies over decades.

With this course we will also be teaming up with AustCyber to deliver some exciting opportunities for our students.

Sound interesting? Submit an enquiry today and we can chat to you about everything this course entails and if it’s right for you!

For cyber security professionals who already hold high-level skills and experience, there is an option for you too in courses for cyber security! The 22445VIC Advanced Diploma of Cyber Security is available through recognition of prior learning!

To determine whether you’re eligible for RPL for this qualification it’s as quick and easy as a free skills assessment. Submit here!

There are many courses in cyber security that can help kickstart or propel your career forward in the cyber industry for the 21st century. The skills and knowledge you learn in this area can be applied across multiple industries making the job opportunities extremely vast.

Want to know more? Contact Asset College today!