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Introduction to Cybersecurity



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Date: new dates to be announced
Location: Online
CPE Hours: 2.75 Hours
Price: €30 incl VAT
Payment: Online payment or bank transfer





A Theoretical & Practical Insight

In today's digital world, protecting yourself and your information online is more crucial than ever. This introductory course to cybersecurity equips you with the fundamental knowledge and skills to navigate the ever-evolving cyber threat landscape.

Through interactive exercises, discussions, and real-world examples, you'll gain a comprehensive understanding of:

  • Core cybersecurity concepts: Explore the essential principles of cybersecurity, including confidentiality, integrity, and availability (CIA triad).
  • Cyber threats and vulnerabilities: Identify common cyberattacks, such as phishing, malware, and social engineering, and understand the vulnerabilities they exploit.
  • Network security fundamentals: Learn about firewalls, intrusion detection systems, and other security measures that safeguard networks.
  • Data security best practices: Discover effective strategies for protecting your sensitive data, including password management and encryption techniques.
  • Security awareness in the workplace: Understand the importance of cybersecurity policies and procedures within organizations.
  • Emerging cybersecurity trends: Gain insights into the latest threats and technologies shaping the cybersecurity landscape.

This course is designed for anyone with an interest in cybersecurity, regardless of technical background. It's ideal for individuals who want to:

  • Protect themselves online: Learn practical steps to safeguard your personal information and devices.
  • Enhance their career prospects: Explore career opportunities in the growing field of cybersecurity.
  • Become a more informed citizen: Understand the impact of cyber threats on society and how to stay safe online.

Course Outline and Benefits

  • Empower yourself with cybersecurity knowledge: Gain the confidence to navigate the digital world securely.
  • Protect your personal information: Learn practical strategies to safeguard your data from cyberattacks.
  • Understand the cyber threat landscape: Identify common threats and vulnerabilities to better protect yourself.
  • Develop essential cybersecurity skills: Master best practices for secure online behavior.
  • Boost your career potential: Enhance your value in today's cybersecurity-driven job market.
  • Contribute to a safer digital environment: Be part of the solution in defending against cyber threats.
  • Stay informed about emerging trends: Gain insights into the future of cybersecurity.


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Course Details          

Upon completing the course, participants will be awarded a certificate of attendance, which is eligible for 2.75 hours of CPE (Continuing Professional Education) Accreditation.

Cancellation of Courses by PKF Academy:

For each course, there will be a minimum level of attendees. If this minimum is not achieved PKF Academy reserves the right to either
i) cancel the course
ii) postpone it to a later date or
iii) it might decide to still hold the course in agreement with the trainer.

The attendees will be informed about such cancellations before course commencement. In the case of course cancellation from PKF's side, the full participation fee shall be paid back to the fully paid-up registrants.

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