Launch Date: 10 Jun 2021

Short Description

Our lives have become very much dependent on the internet, with a significant portion of our activities being performed online. As we continue to provide and generate data it has become important to secure our activities to prevent us from being vulnerable. This unit gives you the opportunity to learn about Cyber Security, the various threats and vulnerabilities and how to mitigate / prevent them from happening. 

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 Units, however a good understanding of the English language and maths are essential.

Who this course is for:

This Level 1 Unit offers a bite-sized certificate for those wishing to develop new job-related skills in Digital and IT Skills. This Unit relates to jobs in IT Security, Cyber Security, System Security, Network Security and Content Security.

You will learn:

  • The basic Cyber Security concepts.
  • Types of Cyber Security threats and vulnerabilities.
  • How to minimie the impact of Cyber Security attacks.

This Unit is made up of 3 OCN London Credits and requires 27 study hours.

Within this Unit you will have:

  • Accessible materials for all learners
  • Access to flexible and self-paced learning through our online portal
  • Support within tutor led forums
  • Support networks with other learners

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 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