Launch Date: 05 Jul 2021

Short Description

This award will help you develop your insight and knowledge in Digital and IT Skills. It will develop your understanding of Big Data and Introduce you to the basic concepts in Cyber Security. This course is an Introductory course and requires no experience or prior knowledge but the willingness to learn. It is aimed at any learner who is interested in understanding the current technological trends like Big Data and how to secure information and systems using Cyber Security.

Level: Level 1 Award

Created By: George Bamfo



Dagile free online training courses are only available to participants who:

  • Live and/or work in London
  • Can provide proof of legal right to live and work in the UK
  • Can provide proof of employment or self-employment
  • Work in the digital economy and/or have a digital role at work
  • Workers from SMEs are particularly encouraged

Academic Requirements
There are no entry requirements for our Level 1 Awards, however a good understanding of the English language and maths are essential.

Who this course is for:

This course is for learners who: • are new to, or would like to improve their digital skills • may require a grounding in digital skills for further education or employment opportunities

You will learn:

  • The use of Big Data in business.
  • How meaningful Information can be derieved from Big Data.
  • How to plan a basic analysis of Big Data.
  • The basic Cyber Security concepts.
  • Types of Cyber Security threats and vulnerabilities.
  • How to minimie the impact of Cyber Security attacks.

The Level 1 Award in Digital Marketing is a 9-credit award which requires you to commit to 90-hours of study. The full Award is made up of three core units, which include:

Unit 1 : Introduction to Study Skills.

Unit 2 : Big Data

Unit 3 : Introduction to Cyber Security

Long Description:


Course Team:

Expert tuition is provided by George, a highly experienced university and corporate lecturer in data science, networking and security. He has been a Devops Engineer for the past 4 years and worked on various System Migration projects. He previously worked as a Machine Learning Consultant for a London Based Audio company under the ESF Program. He will be able to equip you in the latest industry insight and IT and Digital Skills know-how related to improve your Big Data and Cyber Security Skills.

Offered by:

As the lead partner, LSBU brings expertise from marketing, business and computer science to the DAGILE online training.  LSBU is recognised for its employability and enterprise know-how and offers one of the largest Apprenticeship programmes in London.  This training could be a springboard to an LSBU Apprenticeship with a blue-chip company.  LSBU’s mission statement is ‘Become who you want to be’ , and These qualifications can help you do exactly that. Our European Social Fund training in digital skills and leadership can help enhance your career prospects. We’re here to banish the idea that you need a certain kind of background to succeed. To break the cycle of social inequality from one generation to the next