Information is the lifeblood of every business and as such should be valued and protected. Should information security practices not be understood by employees and relevant procedures followed, then the organisation will be vulnerable to security breaches and any criminal targeting illegally access to sensitive data. Information Security is the practice of defending information from unauthorised access, use, disclosure, disruption, modification, perusal, inspection, recording or destruction. By completing this Essentials of Protecting Information course employees will be more aware of information security risks and the steps that can be taken to protect information. This Essentials of Protecting Information e-learning course is suitable for employees, managers and directors and ideal for any organisation seeking GDPR, PCI-DSS, ISO 27001, or Cyber Essentials certification.
What’s Covered on the Course?
- Security procedures.
- How to manage passwords.
- Physical security.
- Protecting confidential waste.
- The use of mobile storage and external media
The course is presented via an easy-to-use interface which is retina friendly, engaging, interactive and has a fresh modern style. The course can be accessed using (PC, Tablet or Mac), and the latest version of Firefox, Safari or Edge, please note that Pop-up may need to be enabled. The content complies with subject related standards and has an associated online knowledge assessment the successful completion of which results in a Certificate of Achievement that is certified by TQA and carries unique registration number. Certificates can be printed and saved.
The course will be available for 30-days once the account is activated with the new title. The purchase price includes one quiz attempt, resits are available for a small administration charge of £5.00 plus VAT.