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Protect Critical Infrastructure for Organisations

This MicroCredential is a must for any business that relies on its IT infrastructure and is designed to help you meet your critical infrastructure protection needs. It provides the skills and knowledge required to create a cyber security strategy that will protect your organisation from hackers. Research critical infrastructure needs for an organisation, then conduct analysis on what they need in order achieve this goal, document findings, develop protection plans and implement a critical protections strategy if necessary. The knowledge of how to protect this vital system will help you keep your organisation safe and will give you peace-of mind if things may go wrong. 

Protect Critical Infrastructure for Organisations

This MicroCredential is a must for any business that relies on its IT infrastructure and is designed to help you meet your critical infrastructure protection needs. It provides the skills and knowledge required to create a cyber security strategy that will protect your organisation from hackers. Research critical infrastructure needs for an organisation, then conduct analysis on what they need in order achieve this goal, document findings, develop protection plans and implement a critical protections strategy if necessary. The knowledge of how to protect this vital system will help you keep your organisation safe and will give you peace-of mind if things may go wrong. 

Study Mode

This course is 100% online and can be completed at a time convenient to you.

Duration

This course is designed to be completed in 5 weeks.

Topics Covered
  • Research the critical infrastructure need for an organisation
    Research an organisation’s need for critical infrastructure protection and document the findings according to organisational requirements. Analyse an organisation’s existing critical infrastructure protection plan and determine the effectiveness and alignment of the existing plan. Identify operational systems, critical assets, segmentation and legislative requirements. Determine the level of protection, vulnerability, risk and mitigation according to the organisational requirements.
  • Develop a protection strategy
    Develop and document a critical infrastructure protection plan according to organisational policies and procedures.
  • Implement a protection strategy
    Back up data and secure devices, implement network segmentation and apply software patches according to technical requirements and the protection plan.
  • Test implementation outcomes
    Test the deployment of a protection plan and obtain and analyse the results according to organisational policies and procedures. Determine and document additional protection methods for critical infrastructure protection.
Who is this suitable for?

This is the perfect taster course for anyone that is looking to get into an IT role or an IT Professional who is wanting to advance their knowledge in the Cyber Security Space. This unit would suit those who work as senior network and server administrators, cyber security analysts, security engineers, network engineers other cyber security related roles and are responsible for cyber security activities, including researching, developing and implementing protection strategies.

What to expect while studying a MicroCredential

We are here to help you take your career to new heights. At PTG, we provide real-world skills and knowledge so everyone can pursue their dreams. You don’t need any previous experience or certifications – just come on board with us now. Our courses are designed with flexibility in mind, study from anywhere, whenever possible, thanks to our virtual classroom environment which allows students from all around the world to learn with us.

You’ll be assessed for these MicroCredentials using a variety of tasks to determine your understanding and skills. You will have to show that you understand the material and can apply what’s being taught in order to pass your assessments, which means it takes more than just memorising facts or completing exercises without understanding why they’re useful – this really is about demonstrating your knowledge with evidence as well. On satisfactory completion of your MicroCredential, you will gain a Statement of Attainment, and you can use this as as a credit toward further study should you want to continue your learning.

Our support team are here to help you during your course and they are available by phone or email 5 days a week. Our Award winning trainers also ensure that every student gets the best experience possible. Don’t worry- we’ll be on this journey with you!

 

 

The benefits of taking this course

Our microcredential courses can be completed on your schedule and will give you the specific industry experience that you need to excel in your role. These short courses are packed full of interesting information, videos, quizzes and activities to really help you get the most out of your course. You will also have access to our student support team who will be more than happy to assist you with any questions that you may have. Best of all, when you complete your microcredential, you will get a Statement of Attainment to help you stand out from the crowd and get ahead in your career.

Further Study Options

If you enjoy this micro course, then a great option would be to move on to our Diploma or Advanced diploma in IT (Cyber Security) to gain a formal qualification. You can view these courses here.

Payment Option

1 x Single Payment

AUD $1000 AUD $800

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This course will commence on 1 November 2021

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