Cybersecurity Courses For Beginners
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- Course Type Online Course
- Course Duration 116 Hours
- Course Access 12 Months
- Awarded By CompTIA
- Student Discount Card All students enrolled on this course are entitled to apply for a TOTUM Pro card
This Cyber security courses for beginners is aimed at individuals new to IT who want to start a career in cyber security or just develop their skills in this area.
There is no better time than right now to start your career in Cyber Security. With the world becoming more reliant on technology, the threat of data breaches and system compromises is growing rapidly, making the role of an Cyber Security Engineer vital to mitigating the risk of cyber-attacks. As a Cyber Security Engineer, you will be responsible for ensuring the safety of your clients’ network, protecting them from security threats such as hacking, spyware, malware, and viruses, so being an excellent problem-solver is key. If you are an inquisitive individual led by curiosity, then a career in cybersecurity is ideal for you.
To become a Cyber Security Engineer, you will need to gain the desired skills and certifications. Our Cyber security courses for beginners provides specialised courses to help you qualify and begin your career in cybersecurity.
Enrolling on our beginner Cybersecurity courses is the best way to start your Cybersecurity career. We assume you have no technical knowledge of IT whatsoever. To understand cyber security and practice it at a technical level, you must first possess an understanding of basic IT literacy as well as certain technologies such as computer systems and networks, which you will be taught through this course.
What's included in this beginner Cybersecurity courses?
Student's will get 12 months unlimited access to the following courses:
- CompTIA IT Fundamentals Course.
- CompTIA A+ Course.
- CompTIA Network+ Course.
- CompTIA Security+ Course.
- CompTIA PenTest+ Course.
- Online video tutorials created by expert instructors.
- Downloadable workbooks.
- Practice quizzes after each module.
- Flashcard and educational games.
- MTA Course completion certificates.
All our beginner Cybersecurity courses follow the official CompTIA career pathway. If you are new to IT, start with CompTIA IT Fundamentals, it provides a broad understanding of the IT profession. The CompTIA A+ and Network+ are essential courses that will teach you the fundamentals of IT and networking. Whereas the CompTIA Security+ and PenTest+ are specialised courses in cyber security.
Which course should I start with?
If you are new to IT, start with CompTIA IT Fundamentals. It provides a broad understanding of the IT profession. It helps answer the question, “Would I enjoy a career in IT?”. You'll learn the essential IT skills and knowledge needed to perform tasks commonly performed by advanced end-users and entry-level IT professionals alike.
If you already know that IT is right for you, begin with CompTIA A+. It validates understanding of the most common hardware devices and software technologies in business and certifies the skills necessary to support complex IT infrastructures. Consider the large number of devices connected to networks that must be supported by IT help desks, including smart phones, internet of things (IoT) devices and laptops.
Bulk discounts are available on purchases of 10 or more courses.
If you wish to discuss a large individual order for this course, and/or would like to be invoiced in advance, please call our sales team on 0808 175 1269 to make an enquiry.
This Cyber security courses for beginners is aimed at individuals new to IT who want to start a career in cyber security or just develop their skills in this area
Our online course is a cost-effective and successful approach for many individuals and teams. It provides a flexible learning method, allowing candidates to schedule learning at a time that suits them and fits in with other commitments; ideal for those who find it difficult to take time away from their workplace. It also allows candidates to work at their own pace, and revisit sections of the course as often as needed, leading to a fuller understanding of all the topics covered.
In addition, there are none of the high costs of travel and accommodation associated with courses at an external venue.
To earn your CompTIA certification(s), you’ll need to study the CompTIA course(s) and pass the relevant exam(s). Examination must be sat at a registered Pearson Vue test centre.
To prepare you for your exam, we provide interactive quizzes after each module and a mock exam at the end of your course to ensure you’re fully prepared for the real thing. Once you’ve passed with at least 85%, you’ll be ready to book your exam as a private candidate. To make life easier, we can help you find an appropriate exam centre and give you all the information you need to secure your place.
- CompTIA IT Fundamentals: FC0-U61
- CompTIA A+: 220-1001
- CompTIA A+: 220-1002
- CompTIA Network+: N10-007
- CompTIA Security+: SY0-601
- CompTIA PenTest+: PT0-001
Please note: The CompTIA exam fees are not included in the course price. To find the latest exam prices, visit:
Once you’re fully prepared and ready to sit your exam, all you’ll have to do is purchase your exam voucher and schedule your exam at a test centre near you. You can use the Pearson Vue Test Locator to find test centre locations near you.For more information on how to schedule your exams, please visit our schedule my exams page.
Got a question about exams? Contact our course advisors by email or by phone on 0808 175 1269. We're happy to help!
Our training works on all devices including Mobile phones, IPad’s, Android tablets, Macs and PC’s.
For the best viewing experience on our state-of-the-art eLearning platform we recommend an internet connection of 10Mbps or better. Please also use Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox as your browser with Adobe Flash Player.
We've put together a list of relevant job titles you can apply for after achieving your certifications (note that some careers may require further study, training and/or work experience):
- Security Analyst
- Security Manager
- Security Consultant
- Information Security Manager
- Information Manager
- Information Analyst
- Information Security Analyst
- IT Manager
- Security Architect
- Security Officer
- Information Security Consultant
- Information Security Officer
- Information Officer
- Security Engineer
Once you enrol on a course with us, you'll have full access to our recruitment package for a wide range of information and advice - including:
- How to put together a killer CV, Covering Letters and Thank You email's.
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Our careers advice section is available for you to see now. For more information about our career advice services, contact us on 0808 175 1269 to speak with one of our friendly course advisors today.
Give your career the edge and receive 12 months full access to all of the following courses:
- CompTIA IT Fundamentals Course
- CompTIA A+ Course
- CompTIA Network+ Course
- CompTIA Security+ Course
- CompTIA PenTest+ Course
You can choose to study as few or as many courses as you like.
EXPERT INSTRUCTOR-LED TRAINING
We only uses the industry’s finest instructors to develop our courses. They have a minimum of 15 years real-world experience and are subject matter experts in their fields. Unlike a live class, you can fast-forward, repeat or rewind all your lectures. This creates a personal learning experience and gives you all the benefit of hands-on training with the flexibility of doing it around your schedule 24/7.
QUIZZES & EXAM SIMULATORS
Our custom practice exams prepare you for your exams differently and more effectively than the traditional exam preps on the market. You will have practice quizzes after each module to ensure you are confident on the topic you have completed before proceeding. This will allow you to gauge your effectiveness before moving to the next module in your course. Our Courses also include practice exams designed to replicate and mirror the environment in the testing centre. These exams are on average 100 questions to ensure you are 100% prepared before taking your certification exam.
VISUAL DEMONSTRATIONS & MULTIMEDIA PRESENTATIONS
Our courseware includes instructor-led demonstrations and visual presentations that allow students to develop their skills based on real world scenarios explained by the instructor. Our Courseware always focuses on real world scenarios and skill-set development.
NAVIGATION & CONTROLS
Our self-paced training programs are designed in a modular fashion to allow you the flexibility to work with expert level instruction anytime 24/7. All courses are arranged in defined sections with navigation controls allowing you to control the pace of your training. This allows students to learn at their own pace around their schedule.
SOCIAL LEARNING & NETWORKING
We Have designed a world class Learning Management System (LMS). This system allows you to interact and collaborate with other students, form study groups, engage in discussions in our NOW@ Forums, rate and “like” different courses and stay up to date with all the latest industry knowledge through our forums, student contributions and announcement features. This LMS is unmatched in the industry and makes learning fun and enjoyable.
FLASH CARDS & EDUCATIONAL GAMES
Our Courseware knows that education is not a one size fits all approach. Students learn in different ways through different tools. That is why we provide Flash Cards and Education Games throughout our courses. This will allow you to train in ways that keep you engaged and focused. Each course will have dozens of Flash Cards so you can sharpen your skill-sets throughout your training as well as educational games designed to make sure your retention level of the materials is extremely high.
12 MONTHS UNLIMITED ACCESS
Each student will have 12 months unlimited access to allow you to have access to the training anytime 24/7.
Need Practical Experience?
As a bolt-on option, we offer Practice Labs as it provides users with an online lab platform to develop their practical skills in IT technologies such as CompTIA, Microsoft, Cisco and VMWare.
In addition to the hardware you require, you also gain access to high quality practical exercises covering exam topics to help you to maximize your study time and increase your results. Practice Labs are highly effective and offer a cheaper alternative to setting up your own test environment.
You will gain unlimited access to the Practice Labs for 12 months- helping you to consolidate your learning and prepare you for work.
Gain access to our E-Book's Library
This bolt-on option will provide you with a wealth of research and reference material to help you make the most of your studies. Our e-book's library will serve as a great addition to your course material and provide massive savings in comparison to the cost of buying additional study books to support your learning.
For more information about our career advice services, contact us on 0808 175 1269 to speak with one of our friendly course advisors today.
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