Course

Becoming a cyber security
competent employee training course

In the coming years, cybercrimes are expected to spike exponentially. Therefore, it is imperative that every organization that deals with data prioritize Cybersecurity training for its employees. Our ‘Becoming a Cybersecurity Competent Employee’ course is a fully customizable training program that provides a comprehensive cybersecurity awareness program for your employees.

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Why this course?

Organizations’ most valuable resource is their data, and the growing value of data is the primary reason for the increase in cybercrime. As an initial step against cybercrime every organization must prepare their employees to combat these cyberattacks. This interactive module with 3D-based cybersecurity risk simulations will engage your employees in real-like scenarios to create a cybersecurity competent employee who has cybersecurity knowledge and demonstrates positive cybersecurity behavior. 

The audience

Deliver this course to a wide segment of your workforce and external contractors.

End-users

Contractors

CXOs

The course content

Section 1

Why Cybersecurity matters?

This section introduces you to the definition of cybersecurity and its importance. It also talks about how cybersecurity helps you to gain the confidence of customers and stakeholders and about your role in cybersecurity. 

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Section 2

Cyber threat landscape

This section takes you through what is cyber threat, some of the major cybersecurity threats that include ransomware attacks, IoT threats, Mobile threats, mobile security threats, deepfake, and 5G risks. This section also covers some case studies on recent cyber-attacks. 

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Section 3

Cybersecurity best practices

This section has cybersecurity risk simulations on securing your workplace, safe email habits, staying protected from malware, fake ads and pop-ups, using mobile devices securely, managing your access credentials, data security while outside the office, secure data transfer and handling, and reporting security incidents. 

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Section 4

Summary and assessment

Mandatory assessment with a minimum pass score as determined by the organization.

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Specs

Standards

LMS compatible

The courses on any standard LMS that supports SCORM, AICC or TINCAN

Responsive

Mobile friendly

Responsive courses with HTML5 as the underlying technology

Time

Learning time

Each course has an approximate learning time between 25-35 minutes.

Customize this course

Unlike off-the-shelf courses, customized content connects well with employees. At Security Quotient, we perfectly align training content with the organization’s security policies, brand guidelines and cultural nuances. Further, we translate the course to the native language spoken by the end-users along-with audio narration by native language speakers.

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Frequently asked questions

Find answers to common questions to becoming a competent employee

Cyberattacks focused on organizations have been on the rise in recent years. The most common cybercrimes are phishing, ransomware, crypto fraud, malicious apps, and fake websites. Hence, every organization that relies on information must implement, practice, and continuously improve their cybersecurity posture, which is possible only by giving cybersecurity awareness to their employees.

Cybersecurity focuses on the protection of confidentiality, integrity and availability of information and information systems.

A cybersecurity threat is a malicious act that attempts to damage or disrupt a computer network/system. Cyber threats may be motivated by monetary gain, theft and disruption.

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