Introduction to Cybersecurity

This course highlights the basic concepts involved in cybersecurity. 

This course will explore who or what is a threat actor, policy development to the implementation of a risk management and a business continuity program.

Participants will learn about personal and corporate privacy, the risk of data breaches while gaining insights with regards to challenges and solutions for companies, and governmental institutions.

 

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  • Who are the threat actors?

  • What is cybersecurity?

  • Introduction to the Information Security Management Standards (ISMS)

  • Introduction to risk management and risk identification

  • What happens after a data breach?

  • The reason for Business Continuity

  • Should I Place Everything in The Cloud?

  • Individuals with an interest in expanding their knowledge in information and cybersecurity. Introductory level no previous experience required.

Alan McCafferty is a highly skilled and successful Strategic Consultant with 25+ years of progressive experience working with start-ups, multi-national and public organizations.  Educated in Canada, the USA and Europe in multiple disciplines including Engineering, Business, and Risk Management, he’s authored more than 25 white papers and holds a Canada Award for Excellence. As a lead consultant Alan, has delivered highly complex and critical technology projects ranging in value from $10M to $1.3B, by working effectively with international multi-disciplinary teams and stakeholders.  His work as a business strategist has been in risk management, business analytics, information governance and security, business continuity, cybercrime, cyberterrorism, strategic planning and performance based systems for public and private organizations with 4 employees to 1,000+ employees.  Alan is the founder of The Strategic Consulting Group an Ottawa based strategic advisory analytics firm, sought after by private corporations and all levels of governments in Canada and abroad.

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Security Policy Institute

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This course highlights the basic concepts involved in cybersecurity. 

This course will explore who or what is a threat actor, policy development to the implementation of a risk management and a business continuity program.

Participants will learn about personal and corporate privacy, the risk of data breaches while gaining insights with regards to challenges and solutions for companies, and governmental institutions.

 

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Introduction to Cybersecurity

Course Code: 

858

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10days before the course start date

Speaker Bio: 

Alan McCafferty is a highly skilled and successful Strategic Consultant with 25+ years of progressive experience working with start-ups, multi-national and public organizations.  Educated in Canada, the USA and Europe in multiple disciplines including Engineering, Business, and Risk Management, he’s authored more than 25 white papers and holds a Canada Award for Excellence. As a lead consultant Alan, has delivered highly complex and critical technology projects ranging in value from $10M to $1.3B, by working effectively with international multi-disciplinary teams and stakeholders.  His work as a business strategist has been in risk management, business analytics, information governance and security, business continuity, cybercrime, cyberterrorism, strategic planning and performance based systems for public and private organizations with 4 employees to 1,000+ employees.  Alan is the founder of The Strategic Consulting Group an Ottawa based strategic advisory analytics firm, sought after by private corporations and all levels of governments in Canada and abroad.

Audience: 

Individuals with an interest in expanding their knowledge in information and cybersecurity. Introductory level no previous experience required.

This workshop is part of our Online Distance Learning Program 

Certain sessions of this workshop are now offered online via live video conferencing. Online session are indicated in parenthesis in the box below.

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Introduction to Cybersecurity (Online Session)
July 13, 14, 15, 16, 2020
9:00 - 12:00
$995.00
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