WSQ - Cyber Security Awareness Course for Personal and Businesses

Cybersecurity risk is increasing, driven by global connectivity and usage of cloud services to store sensitive data and personal information. Widespread poor configuration of cloud services paired with increasingly sophisticated cyber criminals means the risk that your organization suffers from a successful cyber attack or data breach is on the rise.

Cyber threats can come from any level of your organization. You must educate your staff about simple social engineering scams like phishing and more sophisticated cybersecurity attacks like ransomware or other malware designed to steal intellectual property or personal data.

This one day WSQ course on cyber security aims to increase the awareness of cyber security for personal and businesse.

What will be covered?

Topic 1 - Cyber Security Threats

- Introduction to Cyber Security
- Malwares - Viruses, Worms, Trojan Horse, Ransomware, Spyware
- Hoaxes and Phishing Scams
- Social Media and Social Engineering Threats
- Mobile and Online Scams
- Wireless Security Threats
- Network and Remote Access Threats
- Cyber Warfare

Topic 2 - Protection Against Cyber Security Threats

- User ID and Passwords Protection
- Home Computer and Information Protection with Firewalls
- Best Practices Against Malware, Computer Viruses and Worms
- Trojans and Spyware Protection
- Protection from Hoaxes and Phishing
- Mobile Devices and Wireless Protection
- Remote Access Protection with SSL
- Social Media and Online Scams Protection

Topic 3 - Security Management for Businesses

- Identify Organizations Assets from Cyber Attacks
- Secure Personal Data
- Secure Sockets Layer
- Security Governance
- Business Continuity Planning
- IDS/IPS Systems & Penetration Testing

Mode of Assessment

- Written Assessment (Q&A)
- Oral Questioning

Course Fees & Schedule

Full course fee = $374.50 (incl. GST)

After funding,

Singapore Citizen/PR (21-39 years old) = $254.50 (incl. GST)

Singapore Citizen/PR (40 years old & above) = $174.50 (incl. GST)

[ SMCCI Peniaga Pintar Fund applicable ]

Course Duration

1 day, 9.30am - 6.30pm


Upcoming Training: Date TBA, conducted online.

Training Provider

Tertiary Courses

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