Mentor Education's nationally recognised ICTSS00102 - Cyber Incident Threat Detection and Prevention Skill Set provides individuals training delivering introductory skills and knowledge essential in undertaking fundamental tasks associated with maintaining cyber security. This short course covers basic cyber security topics including vulnerability assessments, threat interpretation and incident response planning.
Ideal for current and prospective IT, network and security consultants seeking a nationally recognised short course, the ICTSS00102 - Cyber Incident Threat Detection and Prevention Skill Set qualification comprises of core units of competency covering training across multiple disciplines including:
- Vulnerability testing
- Cuyber security incident response planning
- Threat data analysis and interpretation
This short course can be completed as a standalone short course or can be combined with other related short courses including the ICTSS00103 - Cyber Security Strategy and Governance Skill Set and other IT and Cyber Security short courses.
Mentor Education’s ICTSS00102 - Cyber Incident Threat Detection and Prevention Skill Set is a nationally recognised qualification, complying with the AQF standard and ASQA standards for Registered Training Organisations.
Upon completion of this course, students will be awarded the ICTSS00102 - Cyber Incident Threat Detection and Prevention Skill Set.
Units in this skill set may provide credit towards the ICT40120 - Certificate IV in Information Technology and various other ASQA IT qualifications.
Skill Set Entry Requirements
This is an open entry course with no pre-requisite qualifications.
We also recommend that students undertaking this course:
- Are over 18 years of age at the time of commencement
- Have successfully completed a year 12 certificate or equivalent
- Have a strong grasp of computer/technical skills
- Microsoft Office (or freeware equivalent) installed on their computer
- Access to a reliable high-quality internet connection
- Adequate literacy/numeracy skills
Students will be required to undertake 3 core units. Course units are delivered sequentially and should be completed over a 6-week period.
- Run vulnerability test assessments for an organisation
- Develop cyber security incident response plans
- Gather, analyse and interpret threat data
Download a brochure for detailed course unit information.
100% online learning with access to live and pre-recorded weekly virtual classroom tutorials.
Assessments will vary amongst individual units and may include:
- Short Answer Questions
- Long Answer Questions
- Multiple Choice Questions
- Case Study and Scenario’s
- Research Tasks
- Set reading (textbook/workbook)
- Instructed research
- Self-directed research
Online Learning Experience
Throughout their study time with Mentor Education, each student is supported by a fully resourced student support team trained in managing the needs of todays students.
Whilst completing their qualification, students are entitled to unlimited e-mail and phone support by our experienced student support team between Monday to Friday, 9am – 5pm, so they are never left to feel ‘lost’ or stuck during their studies.Learning Materials
Mentor Education has developed this qualification with student needs central to its structure.
TThe learning materials offered in this course are designed to give students exposure to what they would actually do in the workplace and includes textbooks, learner guides, study guides, PowerPoint presentations and live online classroom-based tutorials - all included in the initial enrolment fee with no more to pay.Flexibility and Delivery
In addition to the accessible and easy to understand self-directed learning materials, the course gives students additional options on how to best engage with their study commitments.
Full upfront course fee payments can be made for this course, with regular special discount offers available for upfront payments.
Payment plans may be available for this course. All payment plans require an upfront payment of a percentage of the course plus regular scheduled payments. If information in relation to a payment plan is not listed with a specific course, please call 1300 306 146 during business hours and speak to an Education Adviser to find out more about payment plan options. Unless stated, payment plans are not available with Partial Scholarships or on any discounted courses.
Mentor specialises in providing professional education and training services to you anywhere, any-time. We appreciate that learning needs differ for each individual and organisation, which is why we allow you to select the approach that works best for you.