Information Security Fundamentals — A 5 day course

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This 5-day instructor-led course serves as an in depth introduction to the field of Information Security - it is not aligned to a specific examination or vendor accreditation and therefore the content can be updated on a regular basis.

The course allows delegate extensive hands-on experience with a variety of security software and techniques. The content is vendor-agnostic and focuses on general information security.


Delegates will learn how to


Introduction to Information Security

Risk Management

Operating System Security

Access Control



Legal Compliance & Security Policies

Application Security


Perimeter Security

Attacking TCP/IP

Wireless Network Security

Publicly scheduled dates, locations, and prices

Select a date to enquire about availability of places. For dates after 25 February 2017, please call 0333 210 0140 or use our contact form to enquire about places and availability.

Birmingham — £1950 (+VAT)

Glasgow — £1950 (+VAT)

Leeds — £1950 (+VAT)

London — £1950 (+VAT)

Suitable For

This course is designed for IT professionals and technical managers who want to understand key IT security issues and how best to address them. The course will also be of benefit to IT systems analysts, designers and software developers.


Previous knowledge and use of the Internet is essential, particularly awareness of TCP/IP and standard Internet services such as the World Wide Web, e-mail and DNS. This knowledge can be gained by attending our Introduction to Networking course. The course requires an understanding of Microsoft Windows operating systems; and familiarity with Linux would be an advantage.