Preparing for Cyber Essentials Accreditation
November 11 @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pm£295
Cyber Essentials is a Government-backed, industry-supported scheme to help organisations protect themselves against common online threats. It is backed by industry including the Federation of Small Businesses, the CBI and a number of insurance organisations which are offering incentives for businesses.
UK Government requires all suppliers bidding for contracts involving the handling of certain sensitive and personal information to be certified against the Cyber Essentials scheme.
This course is aimed at enabling businesses who wish to pursue a Cyber Essentials accreditation using internal staff resources to prepare.
Is this course right for you?
This course is aimed at IT managers and staff who are tasked with helping prepare their business for a Cyber Essentials accreditation.
Understanding of key technical concepts such as Networking, Operating Systems and Systems Administration is required.
What will I learn?
- Background and Benefits of Cyber Essentials
- Key elements of Cyber Essentials
- How Cyber Essentials is assessed
- Assessing your readiness
- Building an implementation plan
Detailed course content
Introduction to Cyber Essentials
- Benefits of Cyber Essentials
- Key elements
Understanding the elements
- Technical controls required
- Defining scope
- Secure configuration
- Users access control
- Protecting against malware
- Patches and updates
- Conducting a gap analysis
- Plan and implement changes
- Preparing for assessment
How to book
Book your place on the Jarrold Training page.