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Information Security and Cyber Security E-Learning Staff Awareness Training (online)

Information Security and Cyber Security Staff Awareness E-Learning Course

SKU: 305
Format: 1 - 50 users
Format: 51 - 100 users
Format: 101 - 150 users
Format: 151 - 200 users
Format: 201 - 250 users
Format: 251 - 350 users
Format: 351 - 500 users
Format: 501 - 750 users
Format: 751 - 1000 users
Format: 1 - 2 users only

Certified by the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC), this course will help you mitigate the risk of a breach or incident and embed a culture of cyber security amongst your staff. It covers:

  • What information security and cyber security is
  • What the consequences of a cyber attack are
  • Why security is everyone’s business
  • Threats to information security (internal and external).
  • User accounts and privileges
  • Spotting malicious activity and what to do if you see a problem
  • Malware and phishing
  • Safe web browsing and social media best practices.

This is an annual subscription product. However, you can cancel anytime. (T&Cs apply)  

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Price: £20.00
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Description 

Why is staff awareness important? 

 Certified training

This cyber security awareness certified training in association with the National Cyber Security Centre will help you mitigate the risk of a breach or incident and embed a cyber security culture.

 Empower your staff

Educate employees on their responsibilities so that best-practice security techniques become second nature.

Strengthen your defences

Your staff are your last line of defence. Expensive technology won’t matter if your employees don’t understand the threats they face.

 Protect your brand and data assets 

Prevent a data breach or security incident by training your staff on best-practice procedures so they can actively help mitigate the risks to your sensitive data.

 Reinforce awareness

Refresh staff understanding as part of a continual staff awareness programme with this annual licence and free monthly staff newsletter.

 Demonstrate your commitment to security

Ensure staff receive appropriate awareness training, and everyone has the same level and quality of training.

 Showcase your employee’s knowledge

Enable your employees to demonstrate their competence in information security and cyber security with digital badges. These can be included in email signatures and shared on social platforms.


What's covered?

Newly updated to reflect the latest information and advice, including adding information on Cloud services, mobile services, default system configuration, and access control.

The basics

  • What is information security?
  • What is cyber security?
  • How does security relate to information?
  • What are the consequences of a cyber attack?
  • Why is security everyone’s business?

Information security risks

  • Threats to information security (internal and external).
  • Organisations’ vulnerabilities.
  • Areas at risk.
  • User accounts and privileges.

Dealing with information and cyber security threats

  • Examples of what organisations do to protect assets.
  • Spotting malicious activity.
  • What to do if you see a problem.
  • Important documents to be aware of.

Cyber security risks

  • Malware.
  • Phishing.
  • Safe web browsing.
  • Social media.

Why choose IT Governance?

  • Certified training from the National Cyber Security Centre.
  • Shop with confidence – more than 1,000 organisations use our e-learning courses, and we’ve trained more than 100,000 professionals.
  • Industry experts develop our staff awareness training so you can be safe knowing that the content is accurate and up to date.
  • Guaranteed results – track progress and run reports on completion for auditing purposes.
  • Fast, easy deployment compatible with any device, including desktop, mobile and tablet.
  • Customise the learner experience by adding your company branding in the LMS (learning management system) and include links to relevant documents (e.g. social media policy).
  • Flexible payment with annual renewals.
  • Our e-learning team is on hand to support and guide you throughout the deployment.

“My company purchased the online information security module to assist in achieving ISO 27001 certification. The support received from IT Governance made the process of all staff completing the module smooth and speedy. The external auditors were impressed with the content of the module. I would definitely use them again!”

- Clare, Project Manager, Achilles Information Limited

 

“This is a great training resource to help all staff understand information and cyber security, the role they play in protecting information and what to do if they see a problem.”

- Jim

 
Benefits

Key features


Certified training

Certified training in association with the National Cyber Security Centre.

Annual licence

This is a one-year, renewable licence.

Short duration

At just 45 minutes long, our cyber security e-learning corses are ideal for initial and repeat engagement.

Engaging course contents

The course offers in-depth, engaging content and activities.

Test staff understanding

The assessment includes 20 randomly selected multiple-choice questions. 

Retake as many times as you need

The assessment can be retaken as often as needed until the pass mark has been achieved.

Audit trail

Track participation and test results to demonstrate compliance should you be audited.

Multiple hosting options

Courses are hosted on our LMS (learning management system) to save you time on deployment. If you’d like to host the course on your own LMS, read more about our hosting options.

Reinforce awareness

Free monthly security bulletin which includes the latest tips and updates.

Digital badges

Showcase your employee’s knowledge in core areas your customers are concerned about. Our digital badges are available from the LMS and can be used on email signatures and social profiles.

Licence types

What’s the difference between individual licences and corporate licences?

Individual e-learning licences are best suited to single users that require easy and immediate implementation of staff awareness solutions.

You can purchase up to two individual e-learning licences at a time and assign licences to your staff via your Account area.

Individual licences are hosted on the following LMS: https://courses.grcelearning.com/login/index.php


Corporate e-learning licences are best suited to organisations that require complete oversight of the implementation and uptake of their staff awareness programme.

Corporate e-learning licences allow you to monitor course and exam completion, including exam scores and export reports to demonstrate your organisation’s collective understanding of the subject. You can also customise the look and feel of the LMS (learning management system) area for a more corporate learning experience.

You can purchase up to 1,000 corporate e-learning licences at a time and assign the licences to your staff via the LMS.

Corporate licences are hosted on the following LMS: https://users.grcelearning.com/login/index.php


Need more than 1,000 licences?

If you require more than 1,000 licences, please speak to one of our experts. This will help us understand your requirements and scope so we can send you a tailored quote.


Bespoke options

If you would prefer a fully customised course or want to speak about hosting options on your branded LMS, please contact our team.

Fulfilment

GRC eLearning

Our e-learning courses are SCORM 1.2 compliant and are hosted on the LMS of our sister company, GRC eLearning Ltd.

GRC eLearning specialises in cyber security and data protection e-learning solutions and offers customisation, bespoke solutions and free trials.


Annual renewal

This is an annual subscription product, but you can cancel anytime.

Your first subscription payment will be taken on the day of purchase, and your first annual subscription payment will be taken 12 months after your first payment. (T&Cs apply.)

If you wish to cancel your subscription, log in to your account and visit your subscriptions page, where you can manage, edit and cancel your subscriptions at any time.


If you have purchased 1–2 individual licences

After you have completed your order, you will receive a sales receipt and a “Thank you for your order” confirmation email detailing the following steps (if you don’t receive these emails, please check your junk folder):

  1. For the delegates to access the e-learning courses, you must add their details in your Account area. Please note that delegates must access the course via the link in the welcome email from the LMS to activate the e-learning course.
  2. Please provide the required delegate information if you haven’t already done so. You can do this by logging in to your Account page and scrolling down to ‘E-learning Courses’, where you can select ‘Add delegate(s)’. Please ensure this information is correct as it cannot be amended once saved.
  3. Delegates will receive an email with a link to the course. New delegates will receive an email with login details for the GRC eLearning LMS.
  4. Individual licences are hosted on the following LMS: https://courses.grcelearning.com/login/index.php

If you have purchased 1–1,000 corporate licences

After you have completed your order, you will receive a sales receipt and a “Thank you for your order” email detailing the following steps (if you don’t receive these emails, please check your junk folder):

  1. Please provide the required delegate information if you haven’t already done so. You can do this by logging in to your Account page and scrolling down to ‘E-learning Courses’, where you can select ‘Add company details’.
  2. If you are a new customer, you will need to register your company and add an administrator. You will then receive a welcome email confirming the registered details. Please keep this safe as it will contain important information required for future e-learning licence purchases. Your assigned administrator will also receive an email detailing the next steps.
  3. If you have already registered your company, please enter your Company ID (Short Name) when prompted and click ‘Save’.
  4. Your assigned administrator will now be able to manage the booking via the GRC eLearning LMS. To log in to the LMS, you will need to use the email address provided at the time the company details were added.
  5. Corporate licences are hosted on the following LMS: https://users.grcelearning.com/login/index.php

Need more information or support?

Check our FAQ page for more information about our e-learning courses. Alternatively, take a look at our 12-month support package which provides extra technical support on hosting and managing administration of this course for the duration of the contract.


Technical information

Our e-learning courses have been designed to work on the following browsers and mobile apps:

  • Windows: Microsoft Edge, Google Chrome and Firefox.
  • Mac: Safari, Google Chrome and Firefox.
  • Mobile: Safari in Apple iOS 12 or later, Google Chrome in Apple iOS 12 or later and Google Chrome in Android OS 6 or later.

Please ensure that JavaScript is enabled in your browser, and that font downloads is enabled to see the correct fonts and characters in the course.

Note that older browsers may encounter playback issues related to browser feature releases, so we strongly recommend using the latest browser version for the best experience.

Customer Reviews

(5.00)stars out of 5
Number of reviews: 8
1. on 10/06/2022, said:
5 stars out of 5
great
2. on 10/02/2022, said:
5 stars out of 5
Have been using this package for 2 years. This has enabled our staff to develop the necessary awareness of the subject matter in a clear, concise and informative manner - learner tracking has also proved useful - recommended
3. on 25/01/2022, said:
5 stars out of 5
Great course - comprehensive information and delivered really quickly - staff have been impressed by the content and see the real value of the learning. Wholly recommended value for money - 5 stars
4. on 15/10/2021, said:
5 stars out of 5
Great e-learning material for a small company
5. on 14/05/2021, said:
5 stars out of 5
We have a small business and one of my responsibilities is to raise security awareness among staff. I did three light hearted presentations to the business and this course was the perfect accompaniment. It also allows us to keep a record of everyone's test scores which we provide to our clients during audits. After shopping around I couldn't find a more comprehensive course for the price, it was also straight forward to administer as well as being very easy for our users to navigate.
6. on 24/03/2021, said:
5 stars out of 5
A very concise and all encompassing course. Important to any business to help staff identify cyber threats.
7. on 25/11/2020, said:
5 stars out of 5
This is a great training resource to help all staff understand information and cyber security, the role they play in protecting information and what to do if they see a problem.
8. on 30/04/2013, said:
5 stars out of 5
My company purchased the online information security module to assist in achieving ISO 27001 certification. The support received from IT Governance made the process of all staff completing the module smooth and speedy. The external auditors were impressed with the content of the module. I would definitely use them again! Clare McArdle, Project Manager, Achilles Information Limited
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