GCA Certificate: Cyber Security Advanced Practitioner
Flexible: (120 Credits/ 6 Modules) Flexible and Tutor-Supported Learning: Study Online – with cutting-edge interactive software, videos, audio and content – at a time and place that suits you and your business!
Expert Tutors: Our accredited tutors have all worked in senior information and cyber security planning roles in major global businesses and/or law-enforcement agencies. Each module has a specialist module tutor to support student learning.
CISSP Preparation: Covers content that maps to all 8 subject matter domains within the formal Core Body of Knowledge (CBK) required for the Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) – the Cyber Security ‘gold standard’ qualification
Networking: Meet new colleagues and industry peers through our virtual global networking and discussion forums. You will also be entitled to free attendance at our Global Cyber Academy ‘live’ business network seminars in London
Modules: 4 exciting Modules, each taking 12 weeks. Introductory Threat & Risk module (4 weeks)
Module 1: Cryptography (30 Credits); Module 2: Digital Investigations and Forensics (30 Credits); Module 3: Communications and Incident Management (30 Credits); Module 4: Digital Leadership (30 Credits)
Assessment: One formal assignment at the module end. Informal (formative) exercises during module. Formal assessments include business reports and presentations. Informal include quizzes, comprehension, brainstorming and practice reports.
EU GDPR: Covered in an advanced manner via a dedicated module to data security
Accreditation: Pass every module to earn a Global Cyber Academy Certificate as a Cyber Security Advanced Practitioner