Cyber Security Bootcamp



Skills Bootcamps is an exciting new funded initiative for Hertfordshire designed to provide short flexible training courses where individuals will gain sector specific skills for life, enabling individuals to enter into the sector, retain in a new industry or upskill in their current career.

This course will equip learners with the knowledge and skills in understanding cyber security and online threats through a virtual classroom over 8 weeks to ensure individuals can have an understanding in types of attacks, managing vulnerabilities, and internal/external threats to information security. Individuals looking to take on additional responsibilities’ as part of their role to become a key point of contact within the business will benefit from the course.

Any candidates who are unemployed will have guaranteed interview on completion of the programme with a local employer.

Course Content - What will I learn?

– Cybersecurity basics
– Types of attacks on organisations and individuals
– Internal and external threats to information security
– Cyber security measures
– Managing organisational vulnerabilities
– Recovery and Incident responses

Am I right for the course?

To be eligible for this course, you must be:
• 19 years old+ as of 31/08/23
• Live in Hertfordshire or in proximity
• Right to work (Passport for evidence)
• Good level of English and Maths

– Good level of English and Maths
– Attendance of online planned sessions
– Looking to gain employment on completion, or develop your career through new roles/responsibilities

There are no formal exams or assessments, however students will complete activities to support their learning which will be reviewed by the tutor to support individual development.

You will be taught by industry professionals who have the knowledge and skills to support you throughout this course.

What Next?

If you are interested in this course or have any further questions, please email: and the team will be in contact with you in due course.

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16-18 years old, no tuition fees apply to Full Time courses and fees subject to confirmation. Additional costs applicable to BHS courses.

For all two year courses fees shown above are per year.

Aged 19+ and planning to take a level 3 or above a different fee may apply. You may be eligible for an Advanced Learning Loan.

All HE courses (full and part time) are subject to tuition fees.

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Contact our Admissions team to find out more about student fees and how they might apply to you.

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